|Full name||Nathan Watkins|
|Date of birth||April 26, 1977|
|Place of birth||Stone Mountain, Georgia, United States|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) 175|
|Playing position||Midfielder / Defender|
|1995–1998||South Carolina Gamecocks|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Watkins attended the University of South Carolina, playing on the men’s soccer team from 1995 to 1998. In 1999, Watkins signed with the Charlotte Eagles. In 2001, the Eagles moved up to the USL A-League. In 2000 and 2005, the Eagles won the league championship. Watkins final season with Charlotte came in 2005.