Men's Track and Field's Watson Competes at the NCAA Championships
DES MOINES, Iowa – Coastal Carolina University redshirt freshman Jacques Watson (Sumter, S.C./Sumter) competed in the NCAA Division I 2008 Outdoor Track and Field Championships held on the Drake University campus in Des Moines, Iowa June 11. Watson was in the high jump preliminaries and had no height.
Watson earned his NCAA bid after he cleared 7'1" (2.16m) in the high jump, tied for third with Winthrop's Jason Williams and scored 5.5 points. Watson also earned All-Region honors following his jump.