On Williamson: Terrific talent in the shorter sprints who made an immediate impact on the team at the start of her first collegiate indoor season ... School-record holder in the 60 meters and is ranked 10th on the Wildcats all-time performance list in the 200 meters ... Expected to develop into one of the team's top performers in the sprint events as she continues to gain experience and grow within the Villanova system.
2017 Outdoor: Redshirted the season while recovering from an injury sustained indoors ... Competed once as an unattached runner ... Recorded a time of 12.11 in the 100 meters at the Swarthmore Final Qualifier Meet ... The time would rank eighth on the Wildcats all-time performance list in the 100 meters.
2016-17 Indoor: Enjoyed a sensational start to her collegiate career before an injury shut her down midway through the season ... Broke the school record in the 60 meters in just her second collegiate competition ... Recorded the new Villanova standard of 7.41 in a first place finish at the Nittany Lion Challenge ... Equaled the previous school record of 7.57 -- set by Varonica Johnson on February 13, 2015 -- in the preliminary heats of that meet, and was the top-ranked qualifier for the final ... Also was the runner-up in the 200 meters at the Nittany Lion Challenge after recording a time of 24.66 ... The time was the fastest on the team during the season by more than half a second ... Made her Villanova debut at the season-opening Jack Pyrah Invitational ... Won the 60 meters in 7.58 to approach to previous school record ... Also ran the third leg of the 4x400 meter relay for a relay squad which tied for a first place finish in 3:56.00 ... Won the 60 meters at the Villanova Open, where she posted times of 7.62 in the preliminary heats and 7.52 in the final ... Matched her time in the 200 meters from earlier in the season when she was clocked in 24.66 at the Wildcats home meet ... The time was good for a fourth place finish.
Wolmer’s Girls School: Member of the track & field team … Recorded personal best times of 12.0 in the 100 meters and 24.3 in the 200 meters at the Corporate Area Development Meet in 2016 … Achieved Principal’s Honor Roll status academically every year from 2010-14 … Named to the Upper Division Blue Report for academic achievement from 2014-16 … Earned a certificate in 2015 for her CAPE test results (standardized academic testing in Jamaica).
Personal: Born 9/29/97 in Kingston, Jamaica … One of six children of Eric Williamson and Rose Marie Hamilton Williamson … Siblings are Jamel Williamson (26), Chavelle Williamson (21), Alex Williamson (11), Kenricka Williamson (9) and Breanna Lowe (14) … Hobbies include public speaking, debating and drama … Chose to attend Villanova because it strikes a balance between its academic and athletic programs while having an elite reputation in both … Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
60 Meters 7.41 2017 Nittany Lion Challenge
100 Meters 12.0 High School 200 Meters 24.3 High School
CAREER AWARDS (Indoor Track)
School Record Holder - 60 Meters 7.41 (January 14, 2017)