Evan Waterton shines in national competitions

It’s been a busy summer for Monticello athlete Evan Waterton. He’s been traveling around the country to compete in meets and earning some impressive rankings. 

At the Outdoor Nationals presented by Nike, held at the University of Oregon, Waterton came in 5th overall in the 2K steeple, with a time of 6 minutes and 1 second.

At the USATF National Junior Olympics Track and Field Championships in Jacksonville, Florida, Waterton ran the 1500 meter dash in 3 minutes, 58 seconds and the 2K steeple in 6 minutes and 10 seconds. 

Join us in congratulating Evan, and wishing him another successful season!

evan waterton is standing in front of a table with a blue tablecloth that reads Monticello. He is wearing a white shirt and has three medals draped across his neck.
Evan Waterton shows off his medals during at the Monticello CSD’s table during the Monticello Bagel Festival