Pasco-Hernando Community College freshman volleyball player Lindsey Watson has been named to the 2011 Academic All-American first team by the National Junior College Athletic
“We are very proud of Lindsey and her accomplishments this season,” said Conquistadors coach Kim Whitney. “She exemplified an incredible work ethic throughout the season, and the honor is very well deserved.”
Watson, a libero from Bandon, helped lead PHCC to a 31-11 record, to a regional championship and to the No. 16 rating in the country. She was named the Defensive Player of the Week twice by the Florida College System Activities Association and received all tournament honors four times during the season.
Watson, a criminal justice major, recorded a team-high 798 digs and added 29 aces while playing in all 133 of the Conquistadors’ sets this season.