Senior tight end / linebacker
MT. JULIET -- Montrell Walker, an All-Region and All-Wilson County performer for Mt. Juliet Christian Academy in 2019, has verbally committed to Howard University in Washington DC.
Walker (6-3, 230) caught 35 passes for over 600 yards last season and scored six touchdowns. As a defender, he was in on 18 tackles with an interception and a fumble recovery.
Mt. Juliet Christian Academy is scheduled to open the 2020 season versus Goodpasture Friday, Aug. 21. All Saint home games this year will be played at Mt. Juliet Middle School's Capt. Barry Wilmore Field.
According to its' website, Howard University is the most comprehensive HBCU in the nation offering more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees.