Head Coach

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Rusty Walker

 

Coach Walker is excited to begin his ninth year as head boys’ basketball coach at Hallsville. 

 

After graduating from Terry High School in Rosenberg, Walker went on to letter 4 years in men's basketball at the University of North Texas while also earning a BBA in Finance. Additionally, he holds a MA from Adams State College in Alamosa, CO in Health, Physical Education, and Recreation. 

 

Rusty and his wife, Elizabeth, have a 13-year-old son (Barrett) and an 11-year-old daughter (Sydney).

 

During his career, Walker has also coached in Little Cypress - Mauriceville, Boswell, Justin-Northwest, Richland College, Belton, FSu Academy - Iceland, and Waco-Midway.

 

Coach Walker firmly believes that "Enthusiasm Makes the Difference".

Assistant Coach

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Blaine Parker

 

Coach Parker returns to his alma mater for his first year of coaching.  He attended ETBU/UT Tyler where he played baseball.  Coach Parker was a 3-time 1st Team All-District when he played for Head Coach Rusty Walker.  Coach Parker is excited to be back coaching where he once was a player.

Assistant Coach

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A.J. Jones

 

Coach Jones' second year with Hallsville Basketball follows his return to his alma mater, where he graduated in 2009. He played football at Southern Arkansas University, where he graduated in 2014 with a degree in Sports Management. He has previously worked at Pine Tree and Center. Coach Jones has an 11-year-old son named Malik.

Assistant Coach

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Conner Weeks

 

Coach Weeks is completing his undergraduate degree in kinesiology and education at Stephen F Austin State University, while student teaching at Hallsville ISD.  He graduated from White Oak High School in 2017.