Watson named to All-North Region team

compiled from staff reports

Case Western Reserve University senior defensive end Adam Watson has been named to the All-North Region Team, according to the website D3Football.com on Tuesday afternoon.

A third-team defensive selection, Watson was earlier selected as the University Athletic Association Defensive Player of the Year for his performance this fall. He finished the season with 59 tackles and team highs of 10 tackles for loss, 6.5 sacks and 5 blocked kicks. He was also selected as UAA Defensive Player of the Week twice during the final three weeks of the season.

For his career, Watson totaled 188 tackles, 33.5 TFL, 22 sacks, 4 forced fumbles, 3 fumble recoveries, and 6 blocked kicks. He finishes his career as a three-time All-UAA pick, a three-time UAA All-Academic honoree, and a 2012 Capital One Academic All-District selection.

During the past six seasons, Case football has produced an overall record of 54-10 with four UAA Championships (2007-09, ’11) and three NCAA Playoff berths (2007-09).