16 Under Armour Green - Assistant Coach


Coach Fun Facts

  • Can hoola-hoop forever
  • Named after Zsa Zsa Gabore
  • Loves event planning
  • Currently learning Spanish
  • Has traveled for free her whole life

Coach Bio

This season (2020-2021) Val Walker is the assistant coach for Roots Volleyball’s top 16s team – 16 Under Armour Green.

Val was born in Houston, TX and attended Cypress Springs High School. While a member of the Lady Panther volleyball squad she earned Defensive Specialist of the Year (2004) honors.

After graduating from CSHS in 2005 she continued her education at Sam Houston State University. She earned her B.A. Marketing in 2009.

Val has two years club coaching experience in the Austin-area. She currently works for Checkmarx Inc. and resides in Leander with her husband and one-year old son. This will be Val’s first season coaching with the Roots Volleyball family.