UI track and field hosts the 16th annual Musco Twilight on May 2
UI track and field wraps up competition in the Golden State before Drake Relays
UI track and field travels to Des Moines, Iowa, for the Jim Duncan Invitational, April 10-11.
UI track and field competes eight relays during final day in Gainesville, Fla.
UI track and field completes final day of the B1G Championships
Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015
Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational Friday, Feb. 6, 2015
Iowa Track & Field Intrasquad Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014
2014 NCAA Track and Field West Preliminary Day 1
2014 Musco Twilight
2015 -- Indoor - led team in 600 yards (1:22.82) and ran second leg on team-leading 1,600-meter relay (3:37.84)... won 600 yards (1:22.82) and ran second leg on winning 1,600-meter relay (3:42.37) at Big 4 Duals... the 600 yards time ranks fifth all-time at Iowa... ran on three 1,600-meter relays that posted three of the top-10 all-time marks in school history (3:37.84-4th, 3:38.56-5th and 3:39.30-8th)... ran collegiate-best 600 meters (1:32.07) and ran second leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed fifth in 3:38.56 at Big Ten Championships... the 600 meters time ranks eighth all-time at Iowa... placed fourth in 600 meters at Border Battle (1:33.89)... Outdoor - anchored sprint medley relay at Florida Relays (3:59.35), which ranks 10th all-time at Iowa... ran 400 meters at Baldy Castillo Invite (57.73) and Mt. SAC Relays (59.71)... ran 200 meters (26.57) and 400 meters (58.45) at Beach Invite... ran 800 meters at Jim Duncan Invite (2:19.46).
2014 -- Indoor - anchored team-leadiang 1,600-meter relay to fourth-place finish at Big Ten Championships (3:37.16)... ran on three 1,600-meter relays that posted three of the top-10 all-time marks in school history (3:37.16-2nd, 3:38.62-4th, 3:41.57-8th)... ran collegiate-best 800 meters at Big Ten Champinships (2:08.79), whichranks fifth all-time at Iowa... placed sixth in 800 meters at Bill Bergan Invite (2:09.90)... ran second leg on winning 1,600-meter relay at Jack Johnson Classic that set meet and facility record of 3:43.46... placed second in 600 meters at Big 4 Duals (1:33.01) and fourth at Jack Johnson Classic (1:34.59)... ran 400 meters at Husker Invite (56.97)... Outdoor - led team in 800 meters (2:08.58)... anchored team-leading sprint medley relay to fourth place at Drake Relays in 3:51.18... that time ranks second all-time at Iowa... placed second in 800 meters with a collegiate-best 2:08.58 at Musco Twilight... that time ranks seventh all-time at Iowa... ran second leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed seventh at Drake Relays (3:40.23), running a 3:36.09 in the prelims... the prelims time ranks third all-time at Iowa... ran second leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed seventh at Mt. SAC Relays in 3:37.73, which ranks eighth all-time at Iowa... ran lead leg on winning 1,600-meter relay at Musco Twilight with a meet record-setting time of 3:40.03... placed 24th in 800 meters at Mt. SAC Relays (2:09.07) and third at Arkansas Spring Invite (2:10.16), running event at Big Ten Championships (2:09.67)... letterwinner.
High School -- three-time all-state and four-time all-district and all-conference selection in cross country... cross country MVP her sophomore and junior seasons... cross country team captain her senior season... three-time all-state, all-district and all-conference selection in track and field... 2012 800 meters state champion and 400 meters runner-up... state runner-up in the 800 and 4,000 meters in 2011.
Personal -- born May 19, 1995... parents are Derek Watts and Kim Roberts... has three siblings; Xavier, Kiera and Malique... open major.
|Watts' Collegiate Bests|
|400 Meters (O)||55.69||at Arizona State Invitational||3/29/14|
|600 Meters (I)||1:32.07||at Big Ten Championships||2/27/15|
|800 Meters (O)||2:08.58||at Musco Twilight||5/3/14|