8 Kristin Watson
8 Kristin Watson
Height: 5-5
Year: Jr
Hometown: Bowie, Md.
High School: Eleanor Roosevelt
Position: DS
m 10
k/s 0.06
h % -.091
a/s 0.60
b/s 0.03
sa/s 0.14
d/s 5.37

2017: Named to Maryland Invite All-Tournament Team (only defensive player selected) after averaging 20.6 digs per match in three matches...Recorded 28 digs in four set victory over Temple on 8/26...Earned America East Defensive Specialist of the Week on 8/29, her sixth time receiving the honor in her career.

2016: Named America East Defensive Specialist of the Year, All-Conference First Team (first Retriever in program history to win conference defensive player of the year, and was only defensive specialist named to either the first or second all-conference team)...recorded 497 digs putting her 4th all time in a season in UMBC history and also led the league with 5.56 digs/set in conference play...Set a career-high (and tied a program record) in digs with 41 in five set win at Albany on 11/6...Reset the record book by having six of the top 10 single game dig performances in program history.... Played in 26 matches and 97 sets...Named MVP of the Charm City Challenge...Earned spot on All-Tournament Teams for three consecutive weekends; Charm City Challenge, Maddie Bingaman Memorial Tournament, Lion Invitational...Named America East Defensive Specialist of the Week five times during the season...Set a Took on the role of starting libero a few games into the season and thrived... Also had a career high in Service aces with 15.

2015: Appeared in 21 matches and 50 sets during her rookie year... Recorded 19 assists, 11 aces, and 90 digs... Had five assists and 18 digs against James Madison, both season highs... Had a four assist, 14 digs game against Albany on Nov. 8. 

Background: Earned Prince George’s Gazette Player of the Year last year at Eleanor Roosevelt High School… Was named Washington Post All-Met Honorable Mention as well during her senior year… A team MVP two years, helping lead the Raiders to a regional championship in 2012… Also played tennis, where she lettered all four years, earning All-Met Honorable Mention in the spring of 2015… A member of the National Honors Society, French Honor Society, and Tri-M.

Personal: Daughter of Rob and Kim Watson… Math major… Lists favorite pro team as the Washington Nationals and favorite musical artist as Beyoncé.

Recent Games
Sep 8 Presbyterian W, 3-1
Sep 9 at Loyola (Md.) W, 3-1
Sep 15 vs. Delaware L, 3-2
Sep 15 vs. Holy Cross W, 3-1
Sep 16 at George Washington W, 3-0
Sep 19 Howard W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 10 -
Sets 35 -
Kills 2 -
Kills per set 0.06 -
Errors 3 -
Total Attacks 11 -
Hitting Percentage -.091 -
Assists 21 -
Assists per set 0.60 -
Service Aces 5 -
Service Errors 15 -
Service Aces per set 0.14 -
Reception Errors 14 -
Digs 188 -
Digs per set 5.37 -
Block Solo 0 -
Block Assist 1 -
Block Total 1 -
Blocks per set 0.03 -
Block Errors 0 -
Ball Handling Errors 0 -
Points 7.5 -
Points per set 0.2 -
Matches started - -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 25 at Maryland L, 3-1 - 4 1 1 3 .000 4 0 0 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Aug 26 vs. Temple W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 0 1 1 28 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 26 vs. Northeastern L, 3-1 - 4 1 0 2 .500 3 0 2 3 19 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 1 at #12 Nebraska L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 1 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 1 vs. St. Mary's (Cal.) L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 2 vs. Oral Roberts L, 3-0 - 3 0 1 1 -1.000 0 1 5 3 12 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 5 Coppin State W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 1 22 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 8 at Morgan St. W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 Presbyterian W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Loyola (Md.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Delaware L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 2 .000 3 2 2 1 21 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 15 vs. Holy Cross W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at George Washington W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 3 -.333 0 0 1 3 25 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Sep 19 Howard W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 22 at Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at Stony Brook   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Binghamton   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 Albany   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at New Hampshire   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at UMass Lowell   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 at Delaware St.   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Stony Brook   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Albany   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Binghamton   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 UMass Lowell   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 New Hampshire   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2015-16 21 50 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 19 0.38 11 0.22 90 1.80 0 0 0 0.00 11.0 0.2
2016-17 26 97 0 0.00 3 7 -.429 75 0.77 15 0.15 497 5.12 0 0 0 0.00 15.0 0.2
2017-18 10 35 2 0.06 3 11 -.091 21 0.60 5 0.14 188 5.37 0 1 1 0.03 7.5 0.2
Total 57 182 2 0.01 7 22 -.227 115 0.63 31 0.17 775 4.26 0 1 1 0.01 33.5 0.2
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 10 35 2 0.06 3 11 -.091 21 0.60 5 0.14 188 5.37 0 1 1 0.03 7.5 0.2
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 2 6 0 0.00 0 0 - 2 0.33 2 0.33 46 7.67 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.3
Away 3 10 1 0.10 2 6 -.167 7 0.70 0 0.00 52 5.20 0 1 1 0.10 1.5 0.1
Neutral 5 19 1 0.05 1 5 .000 12 0.63 3 0.16 90 4.74 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.2
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Wins 4 13 0 0.00 1 3 -.333 6 0.46 2 0.15 99 7.62 0 1 1 0.08 2.5 0.2
Losses 6 22 2 0.09 2 8 .000 15 0.68 3 0.14 89 4.05 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.2
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August 3 12 2 0.17 1 5 .200 11 0.92 0 0.00 62 5.17 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.2
September 7 23 0 0.00 2 6 -.333 10 0.43 5 0.22 126 5.48 0 1 1 0.04 5.5 0.2