Athlete Spotlight: Kali Watkins

Athlete spotlight interview with Menchville senior Kali Watkins. The Notre Dame recruit clocked a personal best time of 7.95 to win the 55 meter hurdles at the Eastern Region Meet to defeat rival Tierra Brown of Hampton as well as dip under eight seconds for the first time. Watkins is the defending VHSL AAA state champion in the 55 meter hurdles and earned All-American honors in the 60 meter hurdles at the 2006 Nike Indoor Nationals. (Photo by John Herzog)

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  • gonsalvesva / 8 Years Ago
    Kali is the real deal. I remember when she went to Grafton Middle School in 8th grade and she ran the 100 meter hurdles for Grafton High School. She was clearly beating all AA hurdlers in the Bay Rivers District. She probably would of went to states in 8th grade if 8th graders counted.
  • Eboniwine / 8 Years Ago
    Notre Dame is a great academic school! congrads, kali!