Walker’s volleyball program is based on integrity, character, leadership, hard work, and a passion for the sport of volleyball. Players learn to strive for excellence and compete with honor, promoting pride in Walker’s athletic program and the School in the process.
Volleyball at Walker’s is about playing well and challenging both experienced as well as new players to become better players each day. The junior varsity team is an integral part of the program, where players have regular opportunities to move up to varsity.
Walker’s volleyball program competes in the Western New England Prep School Association (WNEPSA), a division of the The New England Prep School Athletic Council (NEPSAC). Walker’s is a Class “B” division competitor, and also competes in the prestigious Founders League. League competitors include Choate, Taft, Hotchkiss, Loomis, Kingswood Oxford, and Miss Porter’s.
Spectator policy: Please note that masks are required indoors and visitors to campus must provide proof of vaccination or a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of arrival.
Dr. Bernardo joined the Science Department at Walker’s in 2017. Dr. Bernardo is a dorm parent in New Dorm, an Upper School advisor, and newly a class dean. Dr. B has also coached JV softball while at Walker’s. She holds a Ph.D. in Biology from Wesleyan University.