Mount Olive, NC - The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association released its 2018 College Division All-State teams today. Johnson & Wales sophomore Kendall Watson was named to the 1st Team as a Libero. Watson adds this recognition to her impressive haul of awards this season. She was also named USCAA 2nd Team All-American and made the All-Tournament Team at the USCAA National Championships, as the Wildcats won their first national title.
The Elgin, SC native set the single-season school record for digs in 2018 with 719, eclipsing her own record of 631 from the previous season. She now ranks 2nd all-time in career digs at Johnson & Wales. Her 719 total digs ranked 2nd nationally. She also led the team with 45 service aces, and was 2nd in assists.
The complete list of all All-State team members can be found here.