Watts joined the sports medicine staff in the summer of 2019. She came to comes to Middlebury from Terre Haute South Vigo High School in Terre Haute, Indiana, where was a graduate assistant athletic trainer. Watts recently earned her clinical doctorate in athletic training from Indiana State University.
Watts recently completed her second year at Terre Haute South Vigo High School, providing care for the school’s 21 varsity teams. During that time, she mentored professional level athletic training students and headed the policy and procedures manual, as well as the Emergency Action Plans (EAP) revitalization project. Watts engineered and implemented effective lower extremity injury prevention programs in high school soccer and basketball. Upon Watts’ departure, the high school was awarded the Safe Sports School First Team Award by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA).
Watts received her bachelor’s degree in the same field from the University of Southern Maine in 2017. At USM, she gained clinical experience working at Riverview Physical Therapy, as well as Bowdoin College for one year and Camp Woodward in Copper Mountain, Colorado.
Sports Responsibilities: Rugby, Crew and Women’s Ice Hockey