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Georgetown HS: Lettered three times for head coach Danny Wallace ... A two-time 16-5A All-District selection ... Pitched internationally in Puerto Rico and Australia, winning an award in 2010 during the Goodwill Series in Australia ... Selected to the 2012 Austin Area Baseball Coaches' Association All-Star Game ... Named to Team Texas for the 2012 Heartland Baseball Classic in Norman, Okla. ... Set school records for batting average (.418 in 2011) and wins on the mound (eight in 2012) ... Earned 13 victories over his final two high school seasons ... Played summer ball for the D-Bat Mustangs ... Posted a 7-1 record for the Premier Baseball National Champions in 2011 ... A 2010 USA Baseball National Team Identification Series participant ... Also lettered two years in football as a kicker ... Named Preseason All-Centex Kicker by the Austin-American Statesman in 2011.
Personal: Tyler Garrett Watson was born in Arlington, Texas ... Son of Gene and Melanie Watson... Has a younger sister, Macey ... Plans on majoring in sports management ... Drafted by the Washington Nationals in the 37th round of the 2012 MLB Amateur Draft.