#10 Libby Watkins

Women's Soccer
Class Senior Height 5'6"
Hometown Portland, Ore.
High School Grant Position Defense
Club Teams Portland City United Major Politics

 

As a Junior (2009) - Serving as a team captain ... Hampered by injury to start season.

As a Sophomore (2009) - Started all 19 games ... Led team in minutes played (1,676) ... Third on team in assists with five (seventh in NWC ... Had assists against Willamette on 10/3/09 and next day in 4-2 win over Linfield ... Assisted in 2-0 win over NWC runner-up Whitworth on 10/14/09 ... Registered assists in two-win weekend against Pacific and George Fox 10/24/09 & 10/25/09.

As a First Year (2008) - Started all 19 games ... Registered first career assist against Pacific Lutheran in 2-1 win on 9/27/08.

Prep - Played varsity at Oregon 6A Grant High ... Named to Second-Team All-Portland Interscholastic League (PIL) as senior in 2007 ... Four-year team captain with Portland City United ... Played one year on Oregon’s 1990 Olympic Development team and attended ODP Regional Camp ... Earned OSAA Scholar-Athlete award all four years in high school ... Also played varsity lacrosse at Grant.

Academics - Walter A. Brattain scholar at Whitman ... Considering law career.

Personal - Daughter of Patty and Bob Watkins (played soccer and hockey at NCAA D1 UPenn) ... Has younger brother ... Associated Students of Whitman College (Oversight Chair ... Participates in Whitman Mentor Program ... Member of Delta Gamma sorority ... Member of Whitman Student Academic Advisory Committee ... Enjoys skiing, hiking and reading U.S. Constitution ... Studied abroad in Tanzania during summer of 2010 and plans to study in Washington, D.C. spring 2011.

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