San Jose Sharks
San Jose Sharks
Clifford Watson
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CliffordWatson
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 185
BIRTHDATE: 12/21/1993
AGE: 22
BIRTHPLACE: Sheboygan, WI, USA
DRAFTED: SJS: 2012-168 overall

2014-15: Received the Gitzen-Loutit Memorial Award for the second consecutive season as the team’s most outstanding defensive player...Named to the WCHA All-Academic Team...Was named an alternate captain...T-2nd among team defenseman for points (13)...Finished 8th in the nation for blocked shots (87)...Scored his first NCAA goal on Oct. 28 vs. Alabama Huntsville...

2013-14: Earned the Gitzen-Loutit Memorial Award as the team’s outstanding defensive player…Led the WCHA and ranked in the top five nationally in blocked shots with 101…Appeared in all 40 games and registered his first NCAA point on 11/9 with an assist against Michigan St.

2012-13
: Scored his first USHL goal on Feb. 15, finishing the game with a +3 rating and #3 star honors…2011-12: 6th on team in PIM (53)…Second youngest player on the team (that played more than four games)…4th amongst team defensemen in assists (8)… 2012-13: Scored his first USHL goal on Feb. 15, finishing the game with a +3 rating and #3 star honors.

2011-12:
6th on team in PIM (53)…Second youngest player on the team (that played more than four games)…4th amongst team defensemen in assists (8).