Jared Watts

Jared Watts
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Defender
  • Colorado Rapids
  • 6' 1"
  • 155 lbs.
  • 02-03-1992
  • Statesville, NC

Hometown: Statesville, North Carolina
College: Wake Forest
Citizenship: USA
Birth Date: February 3, 1992
Acquired: Selected by the Rapids with the 33rd overall selection (second round) of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft.

MLS CAREER

2014

  • Had a solid rookie season, starting 13 of his 17 appearances.
  • Made his MLS debut on 3/29 against defending MLS Cup champions, Sporting Kansas City, playing the full 90 minutes.
  • Had one assist in his rookie season, directing a header into the path of Dillon Serna for his spectacular volley at D.C. United (August 17).
  • Pressed into service following injuries to central defenders Drew Moor and Shane O’Neill, but filled in admirably.
  • Sustained a hamstring injury during the 4-3 home loss to LA Galaxy (Aug. 20), and sat out the next six games.
  • Originally arrived as a defensive midfielder but played as a central defender.

NATIONAL TEAM

  • Played for both the U-17 and U-20 youth national teams.
  • Captain of the U.S. U-17 squad at the 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Nigeria.

COLLEGE

  • As defensive midfielder at Wake Forest University, Watts was selected to the All-ACC first team for three consecutive seasons.
  • Contributed five goals and 10 assists in his four years with the Demon Deacons.

YOUTH/CLUB

  • Ranked as the 17th best recruit in the country in the class of 2010, according to Top Drawer Soccer.
  • Named an NSCAA/adidas Youth All-American in 2008 and 2009.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2015 Colorado Rapids 2 2 0 180 0 1 0 3 0 1 0
2014 Colorado Rapids 17 13 0 1149 1 8 2 25 1 2 1
Career Totals 19 15 0 1329 1 9 2 28 1 3 1

2015 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 2 2 0 180 0 1 0 3 0 1 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 17 13 0 1149 1 8 2 25 1 2 1
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
5/2/2015 COL @ LA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/29/2015 COL @ NYR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/24/2015 DAL @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/18/2015 SEA @ COL L 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/10/2015 COL @ DAL W 4-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/4/2015 NE @ COL L 2-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
3/28/2015 COL @ HOU T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
3/21/2015 NYC @ COL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/7/2015 COL @ PHI T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/25/2014 COL @ VAN L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/18/2014 DAL @ COL L 1-0 Started 79 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1
10/11/2014 COL @ CHV L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/5/2014 SEA @ COL L 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/27/2014 SJ @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/19/2014 COL @ RSL L 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/13/2014 POR @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/5/2014 COL @ LA L 0-6 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/30/2014 COL @ SEA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2014 LA @ COL L 4-3 Started 61 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
8/17/2014 COL @ DC L 2-4 Subbed On 76 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
8/9/2014 COL @ DAL L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/2/2014 RSL @ COL L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/30/2014 COL @ NE L 0-3 Started 57 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7/25/2014 CHV @ COL W 0-3 Started 42 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0
7/18/2014 COL @ POR L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 0
7/12/2014 COL @ PHI T 3-3 Started 78 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
7/4/2014 CLB @ COL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
6/28/2014 VAN @ COL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0
6/7/2014 COL @ DAL L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2014 CHI @ COL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 0
6/1/2014 HOU @ COL W 0-3 Subbed On 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/24/2014 MTL @ COL W 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 COL @ RSL L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2014 CHV @ COL L 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2014 COL @ SJ T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
5/3/2014 LA @ COL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/26/2014 COL @ SEA L 1-4 Subbed On 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 SJ @ COL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0
4/12/2014 COL @ TOR W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 COL @ VAN W 2-1 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
3/29/2014 KC @ COL L 3-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
3/22/2014 POR @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/15/2014 COL @ NY T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves