Carson Walls
Carson Walls
Height: 6-0
Year: So.
Hometown: Gray, Tenn.
High School: Daniel Boone HS
Major: Biology / Environmental Science

2018: Ran in seven meets... Finished 21st at the Zaxby's Open (Sept. 7)... Ran season-best 8K time of 27:45 at Royals XC Challenge (Oct. 12)... Completed Lenoir-Rhyne Classic (Oct. 19) in 28th.

High School: Graduated from Daniel Boone HS in Gray, Tenn... Coached by Len Jeffers and Ray Jones... 2017 All-Conference... 2017 All-Region... 100 Percent Award recipient... Led Trailblazers to 2017 Conference and Region Championships... Team finished eighth at the TSSAA State Championship... Personal Bests: 5K: 17:05; 1600m - 4:48; 3200m - 10:20.

Personal: Born Apr. 14, 2000 in Gray, Tenn... Son of Ed and Belinda Walls... Sister - Marinda Walls (15)... Majoring in environmental science... Athletic Director's Honor Roll... Future plans: Work for Tennessee Wildlife; Hobbies: Running, hiking, fishing, riding horses... Favorite book: "Harry Potter" series; Favorite class at Tusculum: Environmental science; Favorite midnight snack: Chips, Favorite movie: "Step Brothers"; Favorite musical artists: Post Malone, Morgan Wallen; Favorite song: "Talkin' Tennessee"; Favorite sports teams: New Orleans Pelicans, Duke Blue Devils, Atlanta Braves, Pittsburgh Steelers; Carson can't imagine a week without: Video games; Favorite athletes: Steve Prefontaine and Kobe Bryant; Most thrilling moment in sports: Earning All-Conference and All-Region honors... Advice to kids: "Put God first and work hard in school"; Favorite color: Blue; Favorite food: Pal's; Favorite sport other than running: Basketball; Person Carson most admires: "Pap"; Most famous people Carson has ever met: Josh Turner, Craig Engels; When he was a kid, Carson tried to be like: Kobe Bryant.