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Rosie Walker

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Rosie Walker

Class of 2001

  • Member of 1980 U.S. Olympic team
  • Also represented the United States at 1979 Pan American Games
  • A two-time Kodak All-American at Stephen F. Austin State University
  • Set 10 records during her two-year career at SFA
  • Came to SFA after helping Panola College win a pair of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) titles in 1977 and 1978
  • Twice tabbed as a junior college All-American (1977, 1978)
  • Was also selected as the MVP of the NJCAA Tournament in 1978
  • Played professionally with the Nebraska Wranglers in the Women’s Professional Basketball League, leading the Wranglers to a league title in 1981
  • Averaged 26.0 points and 14.4 rebounds per game for the Wranglers while shooting 69.5 percent from the floor