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Rijo Walker
Rijo Walker

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hampton, Va.

High School:
Bethel HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
FS

Experience:
4L



02/17/2014

Four Cavaliers Named to the 2013 ACC All-Academic Team

UVa now has 204 honorees since inception of award in 1954

08/06/2013

Virginia Has 286 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Honor Roll

Conference has record 2,909 student-athletes recognized

08/06/2013

Virginia Has 293 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Honor Roll

Conference has record 2,916 student-athletes recognized

08/06/2013

Virginia Has 293 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Honor Roll

Conference has record 2,916 student-athletes recognized

04/19/2013

Catching Up With Mike London

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

11/30/2013

Football vs. Virginia Tech (by Matt Riley)

Football vs. Virginia Tech (by Matt Riley)

10/19/2013

Football vs. Duke (by Matt Riley)

Football vs. Duke (by Matt Riley)

11/15/2012

Football vs. UNC (by Matt Riley)

Football vs. UNC (by Matt Riley)

09/15/2012

Football at Georgia Tech (by Jim Daves)

Football at Georgia Tech (by Jim Daves)

09/15/2012

Virginia vs. Georgia Tech

Virginia vs. Georgia Tech

AT VIRGINIA
2013 - Captain ... appeared in all 12 games ... made starts against Duke, Georgia Tech and Clemson ... had two tackles against BYU ... made four stops against Oregon ... recorded one tackle against Pitt ... notched three total stops against Duke ... matched a career high with six tackles against Georgia Tech ... had two tackles and forced a fumble at Miami. 2012 - Appeared in all 12 games ... made 20 tackles with season-best eight tackles at Virginia Tech ... had four tackles against Richmond and two tackles against North Carolina ... played mostly on special teams ... after an injury to Brandon Phelps at Virginia Tech, took part in 31 defensive reps against the Hokies. 2011 - Appeared in all 13 games, starting two ... made first collegiate start at North Carolina ... made first career INT on the first play from scrimmage in the third quarter at Indiana ... had a career-high six tackles at North Carolina ... appeared in 283 total plays ... made 10 tackles on the season. 2010 - Appeared in all 12 games mostly on special teams ... earned his first letter ... joined Morgan Moses and Michael Rocco as the only true freshman to appear in any games ... made collegiate debut against Richmond ... appeared in 175 total special teams plays ... made defensive debut against VMI ... saw time on defense in six games (VMI, FSU, UNC, EMU, BC and VT) ... appeared in 29 plays on defense ... made five total tackles, including four solo ... recovered a special teams fumble against Florida State ... selected by the UVa coaches as the team's special teams player of the week for the Florida State game.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Named to Virginian Pilot All-Eastern Region second-team ... named first-team all-district as a senior at CB and second-team as a WR and kick returner and punt returner ... second-team all-district as a sophomore ... rated a three-star prospect by Rivals.com ... rated No. 65 CB in nation by ESPN.com ... Ranked No. 22 on Roanoke Times' top prospects list ... received a grade of 75 from Scouts, Inc. ... led Bethel to a 6-5 record and playoffs in 2009 ... had five interceptions as a senior to finish his prep career with 20 ... four interceptions and 39 tackles in 2008 ... team was 8-4 in 2008 and advanced to second round of state playoffs ... Had 11 interceptions as a sophomore in 2007 ... also played wide receiver ... credited with 10 pass defenses as a senior ... graduated from the same high school (Bethel) as UVa head coach Mike London and NBA star Allen Iverson ... played on same high school team as former UVa basketball player Jontel Evans ... played for head coach Jeff Nelson at Bethel ... son of Asia Robinson and Richard Walker ... first name is pronounced Ree-Ho.

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