Wesley Watkins, Jr.
Wesley  Watkins, Jr.
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Jonesboro, Ga.

High School:
Westlake

Event:
Hurdles


Kennesaw State: Outdoor: competed in five meets ... finished fourth in the 110m hurdles, fifth in the 100m and sixth in the 200m at the ASUN Championships … Indoor: competed in four meets … placed fourth in the 400m at the Mountaineer Open Indoor Meet … recorded a personal best time of 8.62 in the 60m prelims at the ASUN Championships.

High School: Ran varsity track and field and played varsity basketball … placed first in the Region 3-AAAAAA T&F Championships in triple jump … earned third place at the Ga Stat Meet- 110m hurdles … a USATF Junior Olympics Bronze Medalist … was GA 6A Region Champions in 2016 … earned back-to-back Fulton County Championships in 2015 and 2016 … selected to participate in the New balance Outdoor Nationals in 2016 … holds the school record for the 110m hurdles … was a member of the BETA Club.

Personal: Full name is Wesley Bernard Watkins, Jr. … born Jan. 2, 1998 … son of Lucille and Wesley Watkins, Sr. … intends on majoring in computer science and plans on being a front end web developer after college … enjoys photography and trading stocks in his spare time.