Rice -- Tall, athletic player who brings international experience to the Owls... Has continued to improve in first two seasons of Division I soccer.
2008: Conference USA Academic Honor Roll; Played in 11 games with two starts... Started the first two games of the year at forward and held the squad to victories over Sam Houston State and UTSA... Registered a career-best 81 minutes in the season-opener vs. Sam Houston... Assisted on Annie Kadota's game-winning goal and was credited with three shots against the Bearkats... Played a total of 195 minutes on the season, including 22 on the road against nationally-ranked Oklahoma State and 16 in the C-USA victory at Southern Miss.
2007: C-USA Academic Honor Roll; Joined the program as a walk-on and went on to earn a varsity letter... Played a total of 54 minutes in five games... Worked a season-long 21 minutes in the 5-0 win over Lamar... Took shots against Lamar and Stephen F. Austin.
Played forward for the women's national team of Trinidad & Tobago, including World Cup qualifying tournaments... Made six tours with the country's U-20 team since 2005, playing in Curacao, Mexico, Venezuela and the United States... Experienced club player in her home country with Real Dimension and most-recently J.P.F.C.
High School --
A 2007 graduate of St. Joseph's Secondary School in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago... Multiple MVP who served as the team captain in her final year... Was named one of the top five forwards in the country.
Full Name: Bianca Alice Walker. Born: October 5, 1988 in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago. Parents: Douglas and Elizabeth Walker of Trinidad (two brothers, one sister). Major: bioengineering. College: Martel
Rice Stats Year GP/GS Shots Goals Asst. Points GWG 2007 5/0 2 0 0 0 0 2008 11/2 4 0 1 1 0 Totals 16/2 6 0 0 0 0