Wahl grew up in Wisconsin, but calls Big Lake, Minnesota home. Wahl started his career as a part-time scouting analyst in 2016, covering the now-defunct AAF (Alliance of American Football) for a start-up called 12ozSportsRadio.com. Upon returning to the Midwest from Kentucky in 2019, he joined the Prep Network as a scout with Prep Redzone Minnesota. Wahl will continue his scout duties with Prep Redzone Minnesota along with being the Senior Scout for the newly launched Prep Redzone Dakotas that launched in October 2020. Wahl also is a Lead Scout for the Midwest for Prep Hoops Next.