Carly Walker joins the Huskers from Forest Lake in Minnesota, where she played under Coach Amanda Saelens. A four-year letterwinner, Walker served as the team captain in 2017 and 2018. She earned multiple other team awards, including Most Committed (2014), Hardest Working (2014-16), Rookie of the Year (2015) and MVP (2017, 2018). Walker was an all-conference selection in 2017 and 2018. She achieved “A” honor roll status from 2014 to 2016, and made the “B” honor roll in 2017. Walker also competed for the Forest Lake track team, earning a letter in 2013.
Walker plays club soccer for Minnesota Thunder Academy under Coach Dave Alberti. She helped the team capture the league title in 2016. In addition, Walker played on the ODP state team in 2016 and the ODP regional team in 2017.
Carly is the daughter of Mike and Susie Walker, and was born on Nov. 30, 2000 in Omaha, Neb. Carly has one sister, Jess. Carly is majoring in child, youth and family studies.
Walker on Nebraska
“No other University compares to the players, coaches or facilities that are offered here. This is such a great program both on and off the field and I can’t wait to be a part of it. I am finally able to live out my dream and play at Nebraska for the next four years.”