11 - Zach Watkins
Zach Watkins
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205
Year: Junior
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: St. Ignatius
Position: WR

2009:  First team All-PFL wide receiver...led the PFL in receptions (78) and finished fourth in the league in receiving yards (918)...set a Butler single season record for receptions...posted the fourth-highest single season total for receiving yards in Butler history...starter in all 12 games...led the Bulldogs in receiving and tied for the team lead in scoring...tied for fifth in the PFL in scoring with 10 touchdowns...matched the second-highest single game total for receptions in Butler history with 13 catches (for 130 yards and two touchdowns) against Morehead State...posted the fifth-highest single game total for receiving yards in Butler history with a career-high 183 yards (on seven catches) against Albion...had three touchcown receptions and a season-long 62-yard catch at Albion...caught 11 passes for 109 yards and a touchdown in Butler’s title-clinching victory over Drake...had at least two receptions in each of Butler’s 12 games...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll...2008:  Played in eight games...finished fourth on the team in receptions and receiving yards...had the team’s longest reception with a 63-yard catch against Dayton...had a career-high seven receptions against both Jacksonville and Davidson...caught five passes for a career-high 100 yards against Dayton...Personal:  Exploratory major...born 4/26/90...son of Steven and Jocelyn Watkins...High School:  Two-way starter as a wide receiver and free safety at St. Ignatius High School...earned All-Catholic League recognition...high school team’s MVP...caught 32 passes for 860 yards (23.2 ypr) and seven touchdowns...recorded 118 tackles and four pass interceptions for 178 yards...earned three varsity football letters...High School Coach:  Tony Harris.