Krystyna Watts
Krystyna Watts

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Alexandria, Va.

High School:
Thomas Edison

Position:
Sprints


01/20/2013

Pirates Enjoy Record-Setting Weekend at Virginia Tech

Five school records are rewritten, while ECU wins six events

2012-13 Track & Field: Competed in the indoor 60-meter dash and 200-meter dash...Notched a season-best time of 8.07 in the 60-meter dash at the Christopher Newport Invitational...Recorded her best time of the season (25.82) in the 200-meter dash at the SPIRE Invitational...Competed in the outdoor 100-meter dash, 200-meter dash, 400-meter dash, and 4x400-meter relay...Placed sixth at the Mountains vs. Beaches meet in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.82...Recorded a career-best time of 25.66 in the 200-meter dash at the 49er Classic Prelims...Ran the 400-meter dash in the Sea Ray Relays and finished with a time of 1:01.97...Ran anchor for the 4x400-meter relay team that placed eighth at the 49er Classic with a time of 4:00.23.

2011-12 Track & Field: Participated in the outdoor 100-meter dash and 200-meter dash...Placed 13th at the Quad Meet in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.82...Recorded a time of 25.96 in the 200-meter dash at the Quad Meet for an eighth-place finish...Did not compete in any indoor events.

High School: Helped Thomas Edison to a pair of district championships in 2010 and 2011...Her junior season, was crowned the district champion in the 200-meter dash, earning her first-team all-district honors...Enjoyed a successful senior campaign, in which she garnered third place in the 200 at the district meet while helping the 4x100 relay squad to a regional title and the 4x400 relay to an eighth-place showing at the Virginia state meet...Was subsequently named second team all-district and all-state...Earned two varsity letters in track and field to go along with three in basketball as a shooting guard.

Personal: Born Krystyna Watts on February 8, 1993...Daughter of Walter and Angela Watts...Majoring in criminal justice with a minor in psychology.