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 Tristan Watson

2016 (SOPHOMORE): Competed in sprints and 110m hurdles for the ‘Runners…Posted 110m hurdles time of 15.06 to finish fourth at CenCal Twilight…Personal best 110m hurdles time of 14.87 came in third-place finish at Fresno State…Mark ranks 16th all-time and tied father, Johnny, best mark…Ran season-best 100m time of 11.88 at BC Relays…Finished 11th at Cal Poly with season-best 200m time of 23.30.

2015 (FRESHMAN): Competed in five events for the ‘Runners…Posted season bests of 11.53 in the 100m, 23.28 in the 200m, and 20-03.50 in the long jump…Focused on the 110m hurdles, debuting with a time of 15.70…Finished third at the Bulldog Invite with a mark of 15.27 in the 110m hurdles…Posted personal best in event at WAC Outdoors with time of 15.18 to finish 10th in preliminary round.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2014 graduate of Stockdale High School…Coached by Dave Lonsinger…Named Most Improved Athlete and Athlete of the Week in 2013…Helped lead the Mustangs to become Area and League Champions…Was on the Honor Roll all four years.

 PERSONAL: Born June 17, 1996…Son of Johnny G. and Susan Watson…Father, Johnny, ran track for CSUB in late 80s…Nickname is TJ…Plans to major in business with a minor in communications…Hopes to go into television entertainment after his time at CSUB…Has worked with KBAK as a videographer as well as with his father for weddings.

Position: Hurdles
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
High School: Stockdale HS
Experience: High School