Played for the Dallas Gators of the DABA League.
Sat out the season at a redshirt.
JOSHUA HIGH SCHOOL
Coached by Jason Bourgeois and was a three-year letterwinner... Named to the Who's Who Among American High School Students. Senior (2008): Featured in High School sports Magazine (Tarrant County edition) as a "Player to Watch"... Named to the All-State team by the Texas Sportswriters Association... First Team All-District shortstop... All-County Team... Chosen as the Team MVP... Was a StarTelegram Player to Watch. Junior (2007): Named to the All-County team... Team MVP... Selected by the Houston Astro scout Rusty Pendergrass to participate in the Texas Scouts Association game at Minute Maid Park... Basketball letterwinner... Was the District Offensive Player of the Year. Sophomore (2006): Letterwinner for the golf team... Named to the All-District golf team and was the Team MVP... Top Male Golfer of the Year... Letterwinner for the basketball team.
Full name is Tyler Reed Watson... Born July 19, 1989... Son of Randy and Viki Watson... Also recruited by Louisiana Tech... Father played baseball at Houston... Grandfather, John, played baseball at Texas... Undecided major.