Bison Field Hockey and Track & Field Star Wins Bryan-Humphreys Award at Annual Senior Athletic Awards Banquet
Watson Named Division I Scholar of Distinction, Eight Claim National Academic Squad Accolades
Bucknell Places 247 Student-Athletes on University's 2012 Fall Semester Dean's List and 127 on Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
26 Student-Athletes Earned Perfect 4.0 GPAs
Watson Posts Team-Best 4.0 GPA
Bison student-athletes involved in Naval Academy Leadership Conference, APPLE Conference
2012 Team Captain
2011: Voted to Academic All-Patriot League Team for second consecutive year ... started all 20 games for the Bison ... led the team with three defensive saves ... also tied for third among Bison in points (9) and second in goals (4) ... four goals was a personal single-season high ... scored twice, including the game winner, in the 3-2 win over top-seeded American in the Patriot League Tournament semifinals ... first multi-goal game of her career ... also had a defensive save against Lafayette in the Patriot League Championship game ... tallied three points (1G, 1A) in 7-0 win vs. Holy Cross ... registered defensive saves vs. No. 8 Penn State and No. 7 Syracuse ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll and Bucknell Dean's List ... also named to the NFHCA All-Academic Squad.
2010: Named Second Team All-Patriot League ... started all 19 games for a second straight season ... totaled 10 points on three goals and four assists ... netted a goal in the season opener at Temple ... also scored against Towson and Lafayette ... four assists and 34 shots ranked third on the team and were the most by a Bison returning in 2011 ... named Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 8 ... selected to Academic All-Patriot League Team ... also a member of the NFHCA All-Academic Squad and the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2009: Started all 19 games at defender, the only freshman to do so ... posted 11 points on three goals and five assists ... also had game-winning goals against Columbia and Temple ... finished with a trio of three-point (1G, 1A) performances, coming against Vermont, Temple and Lehigh ... first career goal came on a penalty stroke against the Catamounts ... performance vs. Vermont earned her Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week accolades ... also named Patriot League Rookie of the Week on three occasions ... tied for eighth in the Patriot League in assists (5) ... part of a Bison defense that limited opponents to less than two goals per game ... member of NFHCA All-Academic Squad and Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
H.S./Personal: Member of 2010 Pennsylvania Junior Team at the USA Field Hockey High Performance Championships that won the title and was named to Junior National Camp ... also finished second as a member of the junior team at the 2011 USA Field Hockey High Performance Championships ... graduated from Madison High School ... named Second Team All-North Hill Conference, All-Morris County and All-Daily Record in 2007 and Third Team in 2008 ... chosen to the All-Morris Third Team by the Star Ledger as a junior ... member of the two-time Morris County and North Hill Conference Champions ... member of the two-time Group IV state championship and Skyland Conference championship teams while playing at Bridgewater-Raritan High School ... Skyland Conference Second Team in 2006 ... helped team to Somerset County title in 2006 ... played in United States Field Hockey Association's (USFHA) National Futures Tournament 2006 to 2008 and USFHA Futures AAU Junior Olympics in 2006 and 2007 ... set Madison High School's javelin record (137-7) in track and field in 2009 ... also set Bridgewater-Raritan's javelin record (121-3) in 2006 ... won the javelin at the Group II State Championships in 2009 ... selected All-Morris County, All-Area and All-Daily Record First Team in javelin in 2009 and Second Team in 2008 ... also named Northern Hill Conference First Team as a junior and senior ... selected All-Somerset County First Team in javelin freshman and sophomore years ... also named Second Team All-Area and All-Skyland Conference in 2006 and 2007 ... placed fourth in the javelin at the 2009 Penn Relays ... also throws javelin for Bucknell track & field in the spring ... ranks fourth all-time at Bucknell in the javelin (144-1) ... finished third in the javelin at the Patriot League Championships in 2011 ... 2011 and 2012 NCAA East Preliminaries qualifier in the javelin ... 2011 and 2012 member of the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team ... member of National Honor Society and German National Honor Society ... majoring in management ... daughter of Debra and Scott Siegrist ... uncle, Kenneth Kovac, was a member of the track and field team at VMI ... uncle, Ron Kovac, played basketball at Rider.