Villanova surged to the lead on the first day of the BIG EAST Championships on May 11, 2018 in Geneva, Ohio.
Villanova won its record 15th indoor BIG EAST team title on February 24, 2018 in Staten Island, N.Y.
Villanova competed on the first day of the indoor BIG EAST Championship on February 23, 2018.
2018 Indoor: Finished first in all six races she ran during the season ... Won the BIG EAST title in the 60 meters and broke her own school record with a time of 7.37 in the final ... Helped the Wildcats capture the conference crown with her win in the 60 meters ... Posted a winning time of 7.37 to eclipse the previous school record of 7.41 which she herself had set in January 2017 ... The time of 7.37 came after she was clocked in 7.43 and led the field in the preliminary heats ... Opened the season at the Villanova Invitational, where she was first in both the preliminaries (7.55) and the final (7.49) ... Won her preliminary heat at the FastTrack National Invite with a time of 7.54, then came in first in the final in 7.45.
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 7.37 2018 BIG EAST Championships
100 Meters 11.91 2018 Colonial Relays 200 Meters 24.3 High School
CAREER AWARDS (INDOOR)
BIG EAST Champion 2018 (60 Meters)
All-BIG EAST 2018 (60 Meters)
School Record Holder - 60 Meters 7.37 (February 24, 2018)
BIG EAST TOP 8 FINISHES
60 Meters 1st 2018 Indoor