JIM WALSH
Offensive Guard
1980-1984
Savannah, GA
Biography
The son of a successful high school, Walsh was one of multiple Benedictine players who made their way to Columbia for their college careers. Named All-City and honorable mention All-State as a senior in 1979 the Savannah Quarterback Club named him the Class AAAA Lineman of the Year. Walsh played as a reserve defensive end as a true freshman before moving to the offensive line in 1981. He redshirted that season before becoming the starting left tackle in 1982. He moved inside to left guard in 1983 and was named by the coaching staff as the offensive player of the game against Georgia and Florida State that year. Walsh was also the starting left guard on the 10-2 1984 squad. He went into coaching after graduation and has been head coach at the Bradwell Instittute in Hinesville, Georgia for since 1995, winning 110 games in his first seventeen seasons (through end of 2010).
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Benedictine Savannah, GA

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1980 Media Guide L 6-2 240 Fr
1980 Wichita State, Pacific game programs 86 DE 6-2 235 Fr 0 0
1981 1981 Media Guide OT 6-2 245 So
1981 Clemson 1981 77 OT 6-2 245 So 0 0
1982 1982 Progam vs Duke 77 OT 6-3 260 So 5 5
1983 1983 Media Guide 77 OG 6-3 268 Jr
1983 Program vs Notre Dame 77 OG 6-3 268 Jr 3 3
1984 Program vs Florida State 77 OG 6-2 267 Sr
1984 Gator Bowl Media Guide 77 OG 6-2 267 Sr 3 3
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
1982 Media Guide Left Tackle Starter
11/20/82 vs. Clemson Left Tackle 2nd String
1983 Media Guide Left Guard Starter
1984 Gator Bowl vs Oklahoma State Left Guard Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Is The 2006 Class The Best OL Recruiting Class At USC?
Honors
AwardYear
1980 Georgia GACA North-South Game
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
1980 0 0 10 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tot 0 0 10 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1982-09-04 Pacific Left Tackle
1982-09-11 Richmond Left Tackle
1982-09-18 Duke Left Tackle
1982-10-02 Cincinnati Left Tackle
1982-10-23 Louisiana State Left Tackle
1983-09-03 North Carolina Left Guard
1983-10-08 Notre Dame Left Guard
1983-11-05 Florida State Left Guard
1984-09-08 Citadel Left Guard
1984-11-10 Florida State Left Guard
1984-11-24 Clemson Left Guard
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay