Aly Walker Photo Gallery
2011 (Junior): Started 16 matches ... played in every contest ... scored the first goal of 2011, an 8-yard finish vs. Xavier ... scored a goal on a 10-yard finish vs. Radford ... Academic All-Big Ten and an OSU Scholar-Athlete.
2010 (Sophomore): Appeared in 18 games off the bench ... scored first career goal in 1-1 draw against Marquette ... scored a goal in season-high 42 minutes at Arizona ... assisted on the game-winner in the 87th minute at Purdue with an excellent long-distance throw-in that bounced once in the box and was headed in by Tiffany Cameron ... named Academic All-Big Ten and an OSU Scholar-Athlete.
2009 (Freshman): Played in 16 games, all off the bench ... played a season-high 53 minutes at West Virginia ... recorded two shots against Northwestern ... named an OSU Scholar-Athlete.
Beadling SC: Aly, a member of the 2008 ODP Region 1 team, was a captain for her Beadling Soccer Club teams for seven years, during which time she helped lead Beadling to the ODP regional semifinals twice and to the state cup championship twice ... she also helped lead Beadling teams to six Pennsylvania West USYSA state championships and into an international tournament in Italy in 2007.
Upper St. Clair: Named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/adidas 2008 all- Region II (east) team as a high school senior and junior ... named first-team Pennsylvania all-state after anchoring the Upper St. Clair defense ... named all- Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League two times and all-area by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Tribune Review in 2007 and 2008.
Personal: Aly, which is short for Alyssa, has spent a great deal of time in a volunteer capacity and she was a founding member of Athletes Taking Action (school program where athletes mentor younger athletes) ... she is the daughter of Amy and Luke Walker ... she has a sister, Lindsay, and two brothers, Ben and Luke.