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Alumni Spotlight: Kelley Walker

By UA Hockey, 08/11/16, 1:30PM MDT


Kelley Walker, one of the most decorated players in the history of Arizona Hockey, now resides in Chicago, IL, where he is the founder and CEO of 99 Options Inc. 99 Options Inc. is a trading and Brokerage company that specializes in Eurodollar Options on the trading floor of the Chicago Board of Trade. Kelley graduated from the University of Arizona in 1993 with a BA in Political Science.

During his illustrious hockey career as a Wildcat, Kelley served as a three time captain, finishing his career with an impressive list of accomplishments:

        * 3 time team MVP

        * 1989-Rookie of the year

        * U of A Single Season Scoring Record: 114 points in 28 games

        * Finished the season with over 100 pts. twice: Only time in UA History

        * 3 time ACHA 1st Team All-American

        * ACHA record 14 pts. (8g-6a-14pts) in 28 games: @ 1992 National Tournament

        * ACHA Division 1 All-Time Leader in career points and assists

        * U of A All-Time leader in Points and Assists:

                    - 1989: 30gp - 19g - 54a - 73pts.

                    - 1990: 27gp - 42g - 58a - 100pts.

                    - 1991: 28gp - 45g - 69a - 114pts

                    - 1992: 27gp - 41g - 53a - 94pts.    

 Kelley has continued his support for Arizona Hockey as a proud Alumnus; most recently he was present at the 2016 ACHA National Tournament with several other UA Alumni. In addition, he was generous enough to make a financial contribution for the teams’ trip to Chicago, IL.

On behalf of the entire UA Hockey program we want to thank Kelley Walker for his contributions on and off the ice and are proud to present him as this months 'Arizona Hockey-Alum Spotlight'!

“Once a Wildcat, ALWAYS a Wildcat!”