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Keith Watson

Keith Watson- ASA Football’s First Ever NJCAA NJCAA All-American.

Brooklyn, NY—- This morning the 2010 NJCAA football All-Americans were announced and sophomore defensive end, Keith Watson (Brooklyn, NY), was named to the All-Defensive team as an honorable mention selection. He is the first ever ASA football player to receive the honor.

Watson had a stellar 2010 season to end a memorable playing career at ASA. The Jamaican-born defensive force ended the season with 54 total tackles, 22 tackles for a loss of 85 yards, and eight quarterback sacks for a loss of 45 yards. He also recorded a pass breakup, an interception, a fumble recovery, and a forced fumble on the season. Watson was a focal point on the defensive line on a 7-3 team that appeared in the Northeast Football Conference Championship game. ASA had the #1 ranked defense in the nation to finish the season.

For the list of all of this year’s NJCAA football All-Americans, please click on the following link:


2022 Commencement Ceremony

Dear ASA Graduates and Expected Graduates:   We are ready to celebrate and honor your achievements. It’s our pleasure to announce that our 2022 Commencement Ceremony will be held in person on Friday, August 26, 2022! From 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm At the United Palace Theater, located at 4140 Broadway, New York, NY 10033 (off 175th  street Broadway) near the A train and 1 train) We will be distributing cap and gown Monday through Friday, at the Manhattan Campus located at 105 West 33rd Street, New York, NY...


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