Michael Watts
Michael  Watts

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Islip, N.Y.

High School:
Islip

Event:
Distance


05/16/2016

Eisenberg, Gordon set school records at ECAC/IC4A Championships

Both look to be selected to NCAA Regionals this week

05/08/2016

Women fourth, men eighth at AE Championships

Brooks named Most Outstanding Rookie

04/29/2016

Seawolves run at Penn Relays

Three distance runners achieve ECAC/IC4A standards

04/28/2016

Seawolves to compete at Penn Relays

Stony Brook will participate in 10 event at prestigious meet

04/23/2016

Husband breaks school high jump record at Wolfie Invitational

Seawolves junior surpasses 27-year-old mark

2015-16 Bests (Sophomore)

Indoor

Outdoor

Mile

4:12.81 (Gotham Cup – 1/22)

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3000m

8:16.35 (IC4A – 3/5)

8:38.97 (Wolfie – 4/23)

5000m

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14:18.38 (IC4A – 5/14)

Outdoor: Won the 3000m (8:38.97) at the Wolfie Invitational (4/23) … Set a PR in the 5000m (14:18.38) at the IC4A Championships (5/14).

Indoor: Won the 3000m (8:30.45) at the Yale Collegiate Invitational (1/9) … Part of the winning DMR team (10:18.40) at the Gotham Cup (1/22) … Also posted a PR in the mile (4:12.81) that night … Recorded a personal-best time in the 3000m (8:16.35) at the IC4A Championships (3/5).

Cross Country: Ran in four meets … Finished ninth (26:48.3) in the 8K Wolfie Invitational (9/12) … Recorded a 17th-place finish (25:53.1) in the 8K America East Championships on the Seawolves’ home course (10/31) … Part of the contingent that represented the Seawolves at the NCAA Northeast Regional (11/13).

2014-15 Bests (Freshman)

Indoor

Outdoor

1500m

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3:52.94 (AE Champs – 5/3)

Mile

4:22.80 (Metro – 1/23)

4:14.31 (Providence – 4/10)

3000m

8:21.45 (IC4A – 3/7)

8:40.86 (W&M – 4/3)

Outdoor: Set a PR in the 1500m (3:52.94) at the America East Championships (5/3).

Indoor: Part of the winning DMR team (10:19.78) at the Gotham Cup (1/16).

Cross Country: Ran in four meets … Finished 17th (25:38.2) in the 8K America East Championships (11/1) … Part of the contingent that represented the Seawolves at the NCAA Northeast Regional (11/14).

High School: Five-year letterwinner at Islip High School...was a distance runner...captained the team his senior year...broke school records in the 1,000-meters as a senior and in the mile as a junior....crowned two-mile champion at the N.Y. Relays as a senior...Tier Two All-American and All-State as a senior...four-time All-League selection....selected All-Division as a sophomore, junior and senior...placed on the All-County and All-Long Island teams during his junior and senior years...earned All-Eastern State accolades as a junior and Long Island Champion status as a senior...Scholar-Athlete...Principal's High Honor Roll.

Personal: Majoring in medicine....son of Michael and Louisa Watts...brother of James and Emily...father was a national honorable mention track runner at C.W. Post...enjoys fishing, cross training and tennis...dreams of breaking his father's 5k record...sports heroes are Mohammad Ali and Arnold Schwarzenegger...non-sports heroes are his parents.