- Blake Watts
Blake Watts

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fort Payne, Ala.

High School:
Fort Payne

Height:
5-10

Birthdate:
12/15/1988

Experience:
3L



Junior Season (2010-11)
Captured his first-ever collegiate medalist honor with a first-place finish at the Montevallo Intercollegiate in which he competed as an individual ... competed in six tournaments in all during the season ... had a 28th-place finish at the Jerry Pate Intercollegiate after carding a season-low 54-hole score of 220 ... also had a season-best round of 70 in the same event.

Sophomore Season (2009-10)
Played in nine events throughout the season ... finished with a 76.84 per round stroke average in 25 rounds played on the campaign ... best result came with a 20th-place finish at the Jerry Pate Intercollegiate ... carded a career-low round of 69 in the second round of the Reunion Intercollegiate ... also recorded a career-best 36-hole mark after carding a 143 (71-72) through the opening two days of the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate.

Freshman Season (2008-09)
Had a breakout season, competing in eight of the 11 tournaments on the year ... averaged 76.42 strokes per round on the campaign ... best result of the season came at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate where he placed ninth overall to lead the team ... recorded career-best 54-hole score (217) in the event ... had another top-25 finish at the San Francisco Intercollegiate when he finished tied for 20th overall with a six-over par 219 ... also carded his career-low 36-hole score of 144 at the event ... carded career-low rounds of 71 at the San Francisco Intercollegiate and Jerry Pate National.

Redshirt Season (2007-08)
Sat out entire 2007-08 season as a redshirt.

High School
A four-year letterwinner under Patrick Barnes at Fort Payne HS ... led team to a second place finish at the Alabama 5A state championships in 2007 ... also placed in a tie for second overall in the 5A state championships in 2007 ... earned medalist honors at the state sectionals ... captured the Oxford Invitational title.

Personal
Full name is Blake Austin Watts ... born Dec. 15, 1988 in Fort Payne, Ala. ... son of Walter and Sharon Watts ... major is accounting ... also has one older sister.