HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on August 8th, 2014.
Waston is a dominant center back, capable of dictating play in the back and coming up with the occasional goal for his side. The Costa Rican international has quickly become an indispensable part of his team, starting 63 of his 64 appearances and logging over 5500 regular season minutes. He's also been an attacking weapon on set pieces, scoring seven times and adding an assist in his two-and-a-half years at BC Place.
INTERNATIONAL: After playing for Costa Rica at youth international level, Waston made his debut for the senior team in 2013. He has played for Costa Rica in World Cup qualifying.
OUTSIDE MLS: Began his career at Costa Rican powerhouse Saprissa. His time with that club included several loan spells, including those domestically at Carmelita, UCR and Perez Zeledon. Waston also played for Bayamon in Puerto Rico and Nacional in Uruguay on loan. Won the 2015 Amway Canadian Championship with Vancouver, and has played in the CONCACAF Champions League for Saprissa and Vancouver.