The 2022 NFL Draft kicked off at 8 pm EST on April 28, 2022, and the Green Bay Packers have already drafted their first offensive player and it’s none other than North Dakota State wide receiver Christian Watson. As the 34th overall pick, it’s only natural that people are interested to learn about his love life. To the people wondering if Christian is single, unfortunately, he is not. North Dakota WR put a ring on his fiancee Lakyn Adkins’ finger less than a month before the NFL Draft.
Keep reading the wiki article to know more about Lakyn’s relationship with Christian, her age, job, family, and more.
Meet Lakyn Adkins, Christian Watson Partner
Florida native Christian Watson went to Henry B. Plant for his high school. As a senior there, he caught 23 passes for 393 yards and eight touchdowns. Christian also had a wonderful record at North Dakota State. As a redshirt freshman, Christian caught nine passes for 165 yards in the 2018 FCS national championship.
Christian caught 34 passes and six touchdowns as a redshirt sophomore and was named second-team All-Missouri Valley Football Conference (MVFC). In his redshirt junior season, he had 19 catches and one touchdown. After catching 43 passes and seven touchdowns in his redshirt senior season, he was named first-team All-MVFC.
In the 2022 NFL Draft, Christian Watson was selected as the 2nd pick of the 2nd round by the Green Bay Packers.
Green Bay Packers’ wide receiver Christian got engaged to his longtime girlfriend Lakyn Adkins on April 4, 2022. Both of them took to their Instagram on April 6 to share some pictures from their engagement and captioned it: ‘4.4.22.’
While we don’t know how the couple met, it’s been on the Internet that they have been together since at least 2018.
As any partner would do, Lakyn has also supported Christian throughout his career in his highs and lows. On November 20, 2021, as Christian was set to play his final game as a Bison, Lakyn took to Instagram to write “From your very first game to your last, even through covid, it was quite a journey. I am so unbelievably proud of you & all the accomplishments you have made throughout your college career. I cannot wait to see where this next year takes you. it’s only the beginning…”
Recently, Lakyn again shared on Instagram how proud she felt to be his girlfriend after he was picked by the Green Bay Packers. Lakyn wrote, “words can’t even describe how proud I am of you…all I’ll say is, I love you unbelievably — let’s go baby! go pack go.”
Lakyn Adkins Age
Born in 1998, Lakyn Adkins’ age was 23 as of this writing in April 2022.
Lakyn Adkins Job
Talking about Lakyn Adkins’ job, she is a cosmetologist based in Fargo, North Dakota. She has a professional Instagram page @cosmobylakyn, which had 355 followers as of this writing. On her professional IG page, she has posted many photos of her clients whose hair she’s done.
Currently, however, Lakyn has paused her services as she has written “currently not taking client” on her IG bio. That is perhaps because she is moving with Watson to a new place as he’s already been drafted by the Green Bay Packers.
Aside from being a cosmetologist, Lakyn is also a hair artist as well. She worked at Salon DUO, a luxury hair boutique, for three years up until January 2022. The owner of Salon Duo, Mikaela Hutson, wrote a sweet goodbye post for Lakyn on January 8, 2022. She wrote, ” From client➡️receptionist➡️stylist➡️friend➡️family❤️. Words could never explain the impact you have had at the salon and in my heart… Selfishly, I am so sad to see you go onto your next chapter without us…”
While we don’t know how much she earned at Salon Duo or her salary as a cosmetologist, however, we do know the average salary for a cosmetologist in North Dakota is around $52 thousand.
Is Lakyn Adkins On Instagram?
Lakyn Adkins is on Instagram @lakyn_adkins, where she has around 1.6 thousand followers. You can also find her on Facebook.
Lakyn Adkins Family
Talking about Lakyn Adkins’s family, his parents are Wade Adkins (father) and Anne Kalamaha-Adkins (mother).
Lakyn’s father, Wade, aged 57, works at Sanford Health as Director of Radiology and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Leadership from the University of Mary, Fargo. Lakyn’s mom, Anne, aged 50, also works at Sanford Health.
Lakyn has two siblings, both brothers. They are Cade Adkins and Seth Adkins. Seth, a student at Syracuse University College of Law, works at Sanford Health as Surgical Services Business Manager whereas Cade currently studies at North Dakota State University.
To talk more about Lakyn’s family, her grandmother, Delores Elaine Bitker Adkins, passed away at an age of 75 in her home on May 4, 2019.
Furthermore, her maternal uncle’s name is Mark Kalamaha, and her paternal aunt’s name is Denise Adkins.
Lakyn Adkins Height
Lakyn Adkins stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches.
When Is Lakyn Adkins Birthday?
Christian Watson’s fiancee Lakyn Adkins celebrates his birthday on the 15th of October every year.
Where Is Lakyn Adkins From?
Lakyn Adkins is originally from Fargo, North Dakota. However, she is moving soon since her fiance is already picked by the Green Bay Packers in the 2022 NFL Draft.
How Much Is Lakyn Adkins Net Worth?
Her estimated net worth, as of April 2022, was under $100 thousand.