At 16 years old, Xamiya Walton already has offers from 21 college basketball coaches. She is a 1,000-point scorer over two seasons, and currently plays for the Butler College Prep Lady Lynx and Illinois X-Citement.
Her love for the game, however, began when she was just a little girl.
"My dad was a basketball coach before I was even born, so I was pretty much born around the game of basketball," said Xamiya Walton.
Now, Walton has another exciting accomplishment to add to her resume – and in the process, she is breaking down barriers for other high school athletes.
"We know someone always has to be first to knock on the door, it just happened to be Xamiya," said Xaver Walton, Xamiya’s dad a