Posted On: March 23, 2015
TOWSON, MD. - North Carolina's Haley Watts was named the East Atlantic Gymnastics League Senior of the Year at the league's annual awards banquet this weekend. In addition, Watts was recognized as the team's MVP at the banquet.
A native of Charlotte, N.C., Watts has been a four-year standout for the Tar Heels, earning first-team All-EAGL honors in the all-around as a junior and senior. As a junior, she earned All-EAGL honors on all-around, uneven bars, vault and floor.
Watts was having another outstanding season as a senior, but suffered a knee injury in the eighth meet of the season at Pittsburgh ending her year prematurely. She scored a 39.0 or higher in four of the seven meets she competed in as an all-arounder in 2015.