Rene Walker, Belen Class of 1969
Athlete of the year 1968 and 1969
BASKETBALL Starter for the 1966-67 District Champions Team Starter for the 1967-68 District Champions Team (outstanding defensive player Award) Starter for the 1968-69 Team (MVP, Team Captain)
BASEBALL Started at 2nd/SS for the 1966-67 Varsity Team. Member of the 1967-68 District 8 Runner up (MVP, Top Pitcher with a record of 6 -2) Member of the 1968-69 Team (MVP and Team Captain) (Best Batting Avg (.551), Best Pitcher ERA (1.21)
Lifetime ERA : 1.21 Lifetime Batting Avg: .551
Benedictine College He played Junior Varsity Basketball for one year He played Baseball for 4 years (SS/3B/LF) Led the team in batting his freshman and junior years.
Professional and Personal:
Rene graduated from Benedictine College in Atchinson, Kansas with a BA in Business Administration and a Major in Psychology
At the present time he works for Avis rental cars.
He lives with his wife Denise and has 2 daughters - Tiffany and Melissa.