8 Travis Walke
8 Travis Walke
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Year: Jr
Hometown: Virginia Beach
High School: Landstown
Position: F
Major: Biology
Minor: Chemistry
g 2
a 0
pts 4
gw 1

- "I made Virginia Wesleyan my top choice because of soccer and it's friendly."
- Selected VWC over Virginia Commonwealth University

Career Highs
Goals: 3 – (Eastern Mennonite – 10/20/12)
Assists: 1 – (3x, most recent, Lynchburg – 11/6/13)
Points: 6 – (Eastern Mennonite – 10/20/12)

2012 All-ODAC Third Team

Junior (2014): Appeared in 12 contests, making nine starts on the year… Scored two goals, coming in back-to-back games against Randolph College and Bridgewater College.

Sophomore (2013): Scored solo goals against Christopher Newport University, Southern Virginia University, Emory & Henry College, North Carolina Wesleyan College, and Lynchburg College.

First-Year (2012): Co-led the Marlins with eight goals scored… Scored his first intercollegiate goal in a 2-2 tie with Marymount University… Tallied a season-high three goals in a 4-0 win over Eastern Mennonite University.

Academic Accomplishments: Presidential Scholarship recipient… Two-time Dean's List honoree… Posted a 4.00 GPA winter session 2013.

Before VWC: First Team All-Beach District, All-Eastern Region, and All-Tidewater Area as a senior… Second team All-Virginia Group AAA… Second leading goal scorer in Hampton Roads as a senior with 20 goals… Selected as Landstown's Most Valuable Player as a senior… Competed for the Beach FC U18 Boys Red team, a premier travel team that competed in the Virginia Club Champions League and the Atlantic Soccer League… Honor Roll student.

Personal: Son of Erin and William Walke… Has a brother and sister, Garrett and Kelsey.

Get to Know Travis

- A fan of Spanish soccer star Andres Iniesta and soccer team A.C. Milan
- Favorites include the movie "The Book of Eli" and the TV series "Family Guy" 

  • Self-description in 10 words or less: "hard-working, smart, diligent"
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "playing the sport I love."
  • The part of my game I've most improved is: "speed."
  • My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "to just not pass academically, but exceed the minimum requirements."
  • If I could spend the day with a famous person from any time period it would be: "Iniesta, because I want to know what it would be like to be with Barcelona."
  • If I could possess one superpower it would be: "teleporting, so I could go anywhere anytime."
  • The most important advice I've received is: "be careful taking advice from everyone because not everyone will put as much thought into it as you." -- Dad
Recent Games
Oct 18 Randolph W, 2-1
Oct 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 2-0
Oct 25 at Emory & Henry W, 3-0
Oct 28 at Hampden-Sydney T, 2-2
Nov 1 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 2-0
Nov 4 at Lynchburg T, 2-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 12 6
Games started 9 5
Goals 2 2
Assists 0 0
Points 4 4
Shots 11 9
Shot Pct .182 .222
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 29 at York (Pa.) T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Aug 30 vs. Rutgers-Camden L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 5 at Southern Virginia W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 7 Chris. Newport L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 10 Methodist   - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 East. Mennonite W, 4-1 - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Wesley W, 2-1 - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 at Washington and Lee W, 2-1 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 N.C. Wesleyan W, 2-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Guilford L, 2-1 - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Roanoke T, 0-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 Randolph-Macon W, 1-0 - 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 11 at Shenandoah W, 3-1 - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at Lynchburg L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 18 Randolph W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 1
Oct 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Oct 25 at Emory & Henry W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 28 at Hampden-Sydney T, 2-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 1 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 2-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 4 at Lynchburg T, 2-2 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2012-13 19 15 .42 .05 .89 1.68 .250 .84 .500
2013-14 21 21 .24 .10 .57 1.90 .125 .57 .300
2014-15 12 9 .17 .00 .33 .92 .182 .58 .636
2015-16 11 8 .27 .00 .55 1.09 .250 .64 .583
Total 63 53 .29 .05 .62 1.51 .189 .67 .442
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2012-13 19 15 8 1 17 32 .250 16 .500 1 0 0-0 1
2013-14 21 21 5 2 12 40 .125 12 .300 1 0 0-0 1
2014-15 12 9 2 0 4 11 .182 7 .636 1 0 0-0 1
2015-16 11 8 3 0 6 12 .250 7 .583 2 0 0-0 2
Total 63 53 18 3 39 95 .189 42 .442 5 0 0-0 5
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 12 9 .17 .00 .33 .92 .182 .58 .636
Conference 6 5 .33 .00 .67 1.50 .222 1.17 .778
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 3 .40 .00 .80 1.80 .222 1.20 .667
Away 6 5 .00 .00 .00 .33 .000 .17 .500
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
-
Wins 6 4 .33 .00 .67 1.33 .250 1.00 .750
Losses 3 3 .00 .00 .00 .33 .000 .00 .000
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August 2 2 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
September 2 2 .00 .00 .00 .50 .000 .00 .000
October 6 5 .33 .00 .67 1.50 .222 1.17 .778
November 2 - .00 .00 .00 .50 .000 .00 .000
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 12 9 2 0 4 11 .182 7 .636 1 0 0-0 1
Conference 6 5 2 0 4 9 .222 7 .778 0 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 5 3 2 0 4 9 .222 6 .667 0 0 0-0 1
Away 6 5 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 1 0 0-0 0
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Wins 6 4 2 0 4 8 .250 6 .750 0 0 0-0 1
Losses 3 3 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
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August 2 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 1 0 0-0 0
September 2 2 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
October 6 5 2 0 4 9 .222 7 .778 0 0 0-0 1
November 2 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0