Rusty Walker is in his second season as assistant coach at UAB. Walker was a four-year letterwinner for the Blazers from 1999-03.
The Cullman, Ala., native finished his career with a 16-21 overall singles record, including 9-11 in dual competition. Walker went 5-1 in his career at the No. 5 position.
An outstanding student, Walker was named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll as a sophomore and was a member of UAB's Athletic Director's Honor Roll as a freshman. Following his sophomore season, Walker was named the most improved player on the team.
Walker graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Distribution in December of 2003.