Michael Watts
Michael  Watts

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Islip, N.Y.

High School:
Islip

Event:
Distance


02/21/2015

Gordon takes America East title in long jump

Freshman sets school record with 5.92-meter jump

02/21/2015

Melian and Clark claim crowns; Gordon honored at America East Championships

Gordon named Most Outstanding Field Performer and Rookie

02/19/2015

Stony Brook heads to New York City for America East Indoor Championships

Several Seawolves in positions to score at championship meet

01/31/2015

Amazan, Watts hit IC4A qualifiers on second day of John Thomas Terrier Classic

Amazan qualifies for IC4A in 1,000-meters; Watts hits standard in 3,000-meters

01/17/2015

Melian, Hand hit ECAC/IC4A qualifiers at NYC Gotham Cup

Melian posts strong showing in 3,000-meters, Hand in weight throw

2014-15
Indoor: Part of DMR team that finished first in 10:19.78 at NYC Gotham Cup (1/16)...was 34th in 8:24.00, which met an IC4A standard, in the 3,000-meters at the John Thomas Terrier Classic (1/31)... part of men's DMR team that finished fourth in an IC4A-qualifying time of 10:00.15 at the America East Indoor Championships (2/20)...was sixth in 8:29.47 in the 3,000-meters at the America East Indoor Championships (2/21).

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.