|Angel Watson -
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012)
Indoor: Set a personal-best in the 60 meters with a time of 7.59 at the C-USA Championship ... recorded a career-best in the 300 meters with a time of 23.96 at the same meet - the second-best time on UAB's all-time list ... placed second with a time of 24.22 in the 200 meters at the Vulcan Invite ... finished third in the same event with a time of 24.24 at the Meyo Invite. Outdoor: Took first in the 100 meters with a career-best time of 11.79 at the Alabama Relays ... placed sixth at the War Eagle Invite with a personal-best time of 23.98 in the 200 meters - the second-best time on UAB's all-time list ... one of four runners on the 4x100-meter relay team that placed first at the Alabama Relays with a time of 46.04 ... part of the 4x200-meter relay team that finished first at the Alabama Relays with a time of 1:36.79 - the third-best time on UAB's all-time list ... competed in the 200 meters at the NCAA East Preliminaries.
REDSHIRT YEAR (2011)
Redshirted for both the indoor and outdoor seasons.
AS A FRESHMAN (2010)
Indoor: Set a UAB freshman record after running a 24.81 in the 200m at the Meyo Invitational ... placed fifth in the 200m at the Niswonger Invitational (25.17) ... clocked a personal-record 7.76 in the 60m at the Niswonger Invitational. Outdoor: Ran personal-record 100m (11.92) and 200m (24.26) times at the C-USA Championships ... claimed third in the 400m at the Southern Invitational with a time of 57.88.
Attended St. Paul's Episcopal in Mobile, Ala. ... was the 2008 state champion in the 100 and 200m ... team won the state title 2006-09 ... holds the 100m and 200m records at St. Paul's Episcopal ... recipient of the Robert Kendall Leadership Award ... won the gold in the 200m at the Junior Olympics in 2001 and 2003.
Full name is Angel Sarai Watson ... born April 26, 1991 ... daughter of Louis and Sharon Watson ... has a brother, Louis, and two sisters, Amiracle and Nicole ... majoring in psychology.