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Dustin Watson
Dustin Watson


Poway, Calif.

High School:
Poway HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 160




Personal Bests
1-meter - 276.34 points

National & International Competition - 2000: Finished 22nd in the 3-meter at the Speedo Junior Nationals in Mission Viejo, Calif.... 1998: Was 10th in the 1-meter and 15th in the 3-meter at the West Junior Nationals in Federal Way, Wash.... 1997: Finished 14th in the 3-meter at the West Junior Nationals in Lincoln, Neb....

Prep: Four-year letterwinner in diving for coach Josh Curtis at Poway (Calif.) High School... Four-time CIF champion... Four-time team captain and team MVP... Three-year honorable mention NISCA All-American... Palomar League champion during each of his final three seasons... Set school records in the 1-meter for both six dives (276.34 points) and 11 dives (476.78 points)... Also competed for the Taylor Made Divers club team, which competed in Nationals three times...

Personal: Born Dustin Lee Watson on Jan. 8, 1985, in San Diego, Calif.... Son of David and Tracie Watson... Has one younger sister, Kellie... Dived competitively for U.S. Diving for 10 years... Also was an assistant coach for a 10-and-under girls softball team.