Ty Watterson

Ty Watterson

Player Profile

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Enumclaw, Wash.

High School:
Enumclaw HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / HWT

Experience:
SQ

OREGON STATE: Team co-captain ... returns to OSU's squad this winter ... 1-3 career record with 1 pin, team bonus points in 25 percent of matches (1 of 4) ... (2004) As a freshman, was in his first season in the OSU lineup ... 1-3 record with 1 pin, team bonus points in 25 percent of matches (1 of 4) ... inj. def. to Cody Parker, Oregon, in first Civil War dual with season-ending arm injury ... at Southern Oregon Open, placed third, went 1-0 with 1 pin vs. wrestlers from 4-year schools; including pinned (2 JC) Isreal Silva, North Idaho JC, 1:43 ... dec. by (15) Mitch Manstedt, Nebraska, 8-6 (OT) in dual meet ... (2003) Redshirted ... 1-1 record with 0 pins at heavyweight in open tournaments.

ENUMCLAW HIGH: Lettered 4 years; coached by Lee Reichert ... state champ at 215 pounds as a senior, going 44-0 with 28 pins; also placed second at 215 pounds as a junior, eighth at 215 pounds as a sophomore ... won NHSCA national meet as a senior, along with state freestyle and Greco-Roman titles ... career record of 113-10 ... 2-time league champ ... also played football.

PERSONAL: Majoring in Business Management ... born in Enumclaw, Wash. ... parents are Tom and Paula Watterson; family includes brothers Reed (28), Ryan (28), sister Resa (30) ... enjoys fishing, hunting, shooting ... prep teammate Mike Roggenkamp wrestles for Oregon ... top athletic thrill was winning state title as a senior ... favorite athlete is Muhammad Ali; favorite movie is The Punisher; favorite TV show is Fear Factor; favorite actor is Denzel Washington; favorite musician is George Strait; favorite vehicle is "any nice vehicle"; favorite foods are lasagna, spaghetti; favorite restaurant is Quizno's ... chose OSU for its coaches and "practice partners I have in the room."

OREGON STATE CAREER STATS

2004 W-L DUAL TNY POST TEAM BON

Hwt. 1-3 0-3 1-0 0-0 0.0 25%

DEC MAJ TF PIN FFT OT

Hwt. 0-1 0-0 0--0 1-1 0-1 0-1

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