2019 - 2020 NEVADA
BOYS TRACK & FIELD
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
JUSTIN
WATTERSON
HURDLES
CORONADO HS
HENDERSON, NEVADA
SENIOR
HEIGHT: 6-FOOT-1
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HIGHLIGHTED STATS
14.69
110M HIGH HURDLES
NO. 2
300 & 400M HURDLES STATE HISTORY RANKING
“Justin has been an integral part of our program. He gets after it during every workout, often completing our team workout then heading to his club practices for additional work.”
Tyrel Cooper
Head Coach - Head coach of Coronado High

Athletic Excellence


The 6-foot-1, 160-pound senior ranked No. 1 in the state in the 200-meter dash and the 60-meter hurdles during the 2020 indoor season. In the abbreviated 2020 outdoor season, Watterson ran the 110-meter high hurdles in 14.69 seconds, which ranked as the nation’s No. 83 mark among prep competitors this spring. The 2019 Class 4A Outdoor state meet champion in the 300-meter intermediate hurdles, he ranks second all-time in state history in both the 300- and 400-hurdles.

Academic Achievement


Watterson has maintained a weighted 4.12 GPA in the classroom. He has signed a national letter of intent to compete on an athletic scholarship at Long Beach State University (Calif.).

Exemplary Character


A mentor to incoming freshmen at Coronado High, Watterson has volunteered locally as part of multiple community service initiatives through his church.