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    Brett Walsh
    Brett Walsh

    Class:
    RS Freshman

    Hometown:
    Monrovia, Calif.

    High School:
    Monrovia

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 220

    Position:
    LB



    12/10/2014

    #B1GCats Lead Big Ten With 102 Fall Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Northwestern is the lone conference school to break 100 honors for the second-straight year

    2013: Redshirted his freshman season ... Named NU's Defensive Practice Player of the Week following the Minnesota game.

    High School: Played linebacker, tight end and long snapper in three years of varsity action ... Won three straight CIF (conference) championships ... Compiled 417 tackles, 11 sacks, three interceptions and eight forced fumbles ... Averaged 25.3 tackles per game senior year ... Named to MaxPreps All-State team junior and senior year ... Earned Defensive MVP honors from RIO HONDO League and CIF ... Named to All-Area Team and the Defensive MVP by Pasadena Star News ... Ranked on ESPN Southern California First Team ... Played in 2013 West Coast Bowl ... Also lettered in track, specializing in the 400-meter dash ... Two-time Student-Athlete of the Year at Monrovia.

    Personal: Born Russell Brett Walsh ... Son of Russell Walsh and Serena Snyder ... Major is undeclared.