Christina Watlington

christina watlington

Christina Watlington

Christina is one of the United States finest. Christina graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Factors Engineering and minor in Systems Engineering. Christina was recruited to play basketball for the school’s Division 1 program and proceeded to play for all 4 years at the academy.
After graduation she helped coach the girls’ basketball and volleyball teams at the United States Military Academy Prep School prior to her first assignment as an officer in the United States Army. Christina served in both Kuwait and Iraq during her time in the military and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for her efforts and impact during the Iraqi War.
Christina co created GOBasketball which is a girls only Basketball program which provides an opportunity, currently not offered otherwise, for young girls in the area to play the sport with other girls while developing fundamental skills for a successful basketball career and building comradery.
The league has transformed many of the girls to outgoing confidence young ladies. The Tampa Bay community is blessed to have Coach Christina investing into the lives of young girls!

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