December 20, 2010

Watson Garners Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week Honors

YORK, Pa. – York College sophomore men's basketball guard Julian Watson has been selected as the most recent Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week. Watson led the Green and White to an 81-64 non-conference victory over Gwynedd-Mercy as the Spartans end the first semester with a mark of 7-3.

Against the Griffins, Watson posted 15 points on 5-for-11 shooting, including 1-for-2 from beyond the arc. He also nailed each of his four free throw attempts. Watson distributed three assists while the speedy guard also ripped three steals and grabbed a trio of rebounds over his 32 minutes.

For the season, the sophomore is second on the squad in scoring as he is averaging 12.3 points per game. Over his ten contests this year, he is shooting 47.7% from the floor while posting 2.4 assists per outing.

Watson and the Spartans return to action on Wednesday, December 29, when they host Cabrini in a 7:00 pm non-conference tilt.

2010-2011 SPARTAN ATHLETES-OF-THE-WEEK