The Watkins Award, November 1, 2021
The Watkins Award with Tyrone Tate and J Everette Pearsall
Guest, Dominique Sims, NFL linebacker with the Indianapolis Colts, also played Safety and Quarterback, four-time Academic All-American
The Watkins Award has established itself as the nation’s premier award for African American male high school seniors who represent the highest achievement in academics and athletics. The Award is emblematic of an extraordinary athlete, a bonafide scholar, and a person who has been recognized by prominent people in his community as a leader, volunteer, and community advocate.