Olive Branch, MS
Olive Branch HS
2006 Stats: 92 Tackles
Rivals: Four stars ... No. 22 overall outside linebacker ... No. 6 rated prospect in Mississippi
Scout.com: Three stars ... No. 14 overall outside linebacker
ESPN: No. 45 overall outside linebacker
PrepStar: All-Region Team
Honors: Region Defensive MVP as a senior in 2007 ... Selected No. 2 prospect by the Memphis Commercial Appeal ... Named 2007 Player of the Year by the Memphis Touchdown Club ... First-team All-State and All-Region as a senior ... Named Team Mississippi Captain in the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic.
Stats: As a senior in 2007 at Olive Branch HS, set a school record with 11 sacks to go along with 127 tackles, five forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries ... As a junior in 2006 at Wooddale High School in Memphis, finished with 92 total tackles with 58 unassisted and 13 sacks on defense ... On offense as a tight-end, totaled 15 catches with five touchdowns.
Misc: Three-year starter at defensive end and linebacker ... Named team captain as a senior ... Participated on the basketball team as a junior and sophomore ... Competed in track as a junior, participating 400m (49.7), 4x200m and 4x400m ... Coach at Olive Branch High School: Scott Samsel ... Full name: Marlon Lee Walls ... Born: April 9, 1990.
Story Courtesy: UT Sports Information