Laticia Watson

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Gonzales, La.

High School:
Hosanna Christian Academy

Height:
5-5

Position:
Multi-Events

Experience:
1L

Laticia Watson

01/31/2014

Track and Field Dominates Regional Rivals at Southern Miss Invite

Program records 45 top-eight finishes, 20 more than ULM

02/21/2013

Laticia Watson Finishes 14th in Pentathlon at WAC Indoor Championships

Action resumes Friday

03/01/2014

2014 C-USA Indoor Championships

Photos from the final day of the 2014 C-USA Indoor Championships in Birmingham, Ala.

05/10/2013

2013 WAC Outdoor Championships

Photos from the 2013 WAC Outdoor Championships hosted by UT Arlington at Maverick Stadium.

03/16/2013

Jim Mize Invitational

Photos from the 2013 Jim Mize Invitational.

2014: Was the runner-up in the triple jump to teammate Jamelia Johnson at the Southern Miss Invitational (1/30), jumping a personal best mark of 38-10.5 (11.85m) ... Placed 16th in the triple jump at the Tyson Invitational (2/14-15) with a mark of 36-9.5 (11.21m) ... At the C-USA Indoor Championships (2/28-3/1) jumped 37-7.25 (11.46m) to finish 21st in the triple jump and placed 37th in the long jump with a mark of 16-9.25 (5.11m) ... Opened the outdoor season with a pair of personal bests, jumping 39-6 (12.04m) to finish third in the triple jump and placing seventh in the long jump with a mark of 18-7.25 (5.67m) ... Finished seventh in the triple jump at the UTEP Invitational (4/12) with a jump of 37-11.5 (11.57m) while also placing 12th in the long jump, jumping 17-4.25 (5.29m) ... Finished seventh in the triple jump at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/19) with a mark of 37-5.25 (11.41m) ... At the Bobcat Classic (4/26), finished 12th in the long jump with a mark of 17-8.75 (5.40m) and placed eighth in the triple jump with a mark of 37-0.5 (11.29m) ... Jumped 37-1.75 (11.32m) in the triple jump at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16-18) to place 21st.

2013: Opened the season finished 31st in the 60m hurdles at the Blazer Invite (1/11), running 9.24 while also running the anchor leg of the 4x400m relay that placed 12th with a time of 3:59.29 ... Finished 27th in the 60m hurdles at the Howie Ryan Invitational (1/25-26) with a time of 9.83 ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23), finished 14th in the pentathlon as she scored 3,005 points while also palcing 14th in the triple jump with a mark of 37-0.5 (11.29m) and jumping 16-5.75 (5.02m) to finish 26th in the open long jump ... Opened the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/16) as she finished eighth in the long jump with a mark of 17-11 (5.46m) and placed seventh in the 100m hurdles with a time of 16.95 ... At the SEC-Big Ten Challenge (3/23), finished ninth in the triple jump with a mark of 36-9.75 (11.22m), placed 15th in the 100m hurdles with a time of 15.70 and jumped 17-9.5 (5.42m) in the long jump to finish 17th ... Ran 25.64 in the 200m to finish 17th and jumped a personal best 38-6 (11.73m) in the triple jump to finish sixth at the SFA Invitational (4/6) ... Finished 15th in the long jump at the Southeastern Invitational (4/19) with a jump of 17-0.5 (5.19m) ... Finished 13th in the triple jump at the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/8-11) with a jump of 36-7 (11.15m).

High School: Graduated from Hosanna Christian Academy in 2012 ... Lettered in track and field, volleyball, basketball and cross country ... Led her team to a Class B championship in 2010 and a runer-up finish in 2009 and 2012 ... Coached by Pat Doise, Keshia Pooler and David Georgetown.

Personal: Laticia Dominique Watson ... Daughter of Abraham and Valerie Pitts ... Has one younger sibling: Joshua.