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    Sonya Watkins

    Hometown:
    Detroit, Mich.

    High School:
    Cass Technical HS

    Height:
    6-1

    Position:
    Post

    Years Played:
    1982-86

    Sonya Watkins

    CAREER OVERVIEW
    Was the first Cougar to earn Southwest Conference Player of the Year honors during the 1985-86 season after claiming the league scoring title with 21.6 points per contest... total points (624) and scoring average both rank fifth on the program's all-time single-season chart while she also posted the second-best field-goal percentage (.597) and fourth-most field goals (267) in single-season history during the 1985-86 campaign... averaged a near double-double as a junior with 18.1 points and 9.7 rebounds per contest... ranks third all-time in program history with 1,752 career points, second in made field goals (740) and field-goal percentage (.574), fifth in rebounds (821) and free-throw attempts (456), sixth in field-goal attempts (1,290), seventh in scoring average (15.5 ppg), eighth in free throws (272) and 10th in rebound average (7.3 rpg)... holds the school record for the best shooting performance, knocking down 13 buckets on 13 attempts against SMU on March 5, 1985... earned SWC All-Tournament Team honors as a sophomore and senior.

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