Liz Watson
Liz Watson

RS Senior

Lansing, Mich.

High School:
Lansing Catholic



2012 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

102 Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.


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Carlie Green has developed an identity as a successful athlete, student and individual at Michigan State.


Big Ten Indoor Championships: Day One

Stacey, Hill lead Spartans while several athletes qualify for Saturday competition.


MSU completes action at GVSU Big Meet

Several Spartans compete unattached at Grand Valley State University.

Personal Bests
• 600m - 1:38.01
• 800m - 2:13.83
• 1,500m - 4:32.52
• 1,000m - 2:54.30
• One Mile - 4:54.85

• Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
• Academic All-Big Ten
Placed third in the 1500m with a time of 4:33.13 at the EMU Twilight ... Ran the 800m in 2:18.51 for a fourth-place finish at the Lyle Bennett Open ... Ran the 800m in a season best time of 2:16.47 at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships.
INDOOR: Did not compete.

• Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR: Ran the 1500m in 4:32.52 at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... Posted a season-best time of 2:13.83 in the 800m at the Sun Angel Track Classic.
INDOOR: Helped the 4000m distance medley relay finish in 11:59.85 at the Big Ten Indoor Championships ... Ran the mile in 4:54.85 at the GVSU Big Meet ... Finished the 4x400m in 3:59.97 at the Notre Dame Invitational ... Recorded a time of 2:54.30 in the 1000m at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational.

OUTDOOR: Recorded a time of 4:45.14 in the 1500m run at the Spartan Invitational.
INDOOR: Ran at four meets, highlighted by setting personal-bests in both the 600m and the 1,000m runs ... Clocked in at 1:38.01 in the 600m run at the Indiana Invite and ran 2:58.74 in the 1,000m run at the MSU Open.

INDOOR: Finished second in the 600m at the Chippewa Open with a time of 1:39.70 ... Competed at the Notre Dame Invite in the 800m run with a time of 2:15.47 ... Posted a time of 2:15.64 in the 800m run at the Akron Quad ... Crossed the finish line in the 800m run with a time of 2:16.13 at the ISU Classic.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in both track and cross country ... Finished fourth in state finals in 800m in junior and senior years ... Placed second in state finals in 1,600m as a junior ... Four-time academic all-state honoree in both cross country and track.

Personal: Daughter of Bruce and Rebecca Watson ... Enrolled in the Lymann Briggs College majoring in physiology ... Born June 24, 1989.