Laura Williamson
Laura  Williamson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Princeton, Mass.

High School:
Wachusett Regional High School

Event:
Distance

ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
JR/JR


02/07/2015

Women's Track and Field Shines at 2015 Scarlet and White Invitational

The Huskies delivered multiple top-five conference performances on Saturday in Boston, Mass.

01/31/2015

Women's Track and Field Participates in 2015 Armory Track Invitational

The Huskies enjoyed a solid showing during the two-day meet which featured over 70 teams.

01/17/2015

Women's Track and Field Competes at 2015 NYC Gotham Cup

The Huskies grabbed two first-place finishes on Friday night at the Armory in New York City

10/11/2014

Women's Cross Country Competes in 2014 New England Championships

Six Huskies placed in the top-200 as UConn grabbed an 18th-place finish in Boston, Mass.

05/18/2014

UConn Wins Fifth Outdoor ECAC Championship

Huskies Sweep Indoor and Outdoor Titles for Fourth Time

05/19/2015

AAC 2015 Outdoor Championship Final Day

AAC 2015 Outdoor Championship Final Day (photos by Stephen Slade)

03/03/2014

Women's Track & Field AAC Championships

February 27-March 1 at Armory Collegiate in New York City

2015 Outdoor (Junior)

  • Clinched fifth in the 1500m at the AAC Outdoor Championship in 4:32.38
  • Took third in the 800m run at the UConn Invitational with a time of 2:17.75
  • Claimed fifth in the 800m run at the Bulls Invitational in 2:17.23
  • Ran the second leg of the 4x800m relay that fniished sixth at the Penn Relays in 8:42.31

2014-15 Indoor (Junior)

  • Won second in the mile run at the AAC Indoor Championship (4:50.71)
  • Ran the second leg of the 4x800m relay team that placed fourth at the ECAC Championship in 8:47.65
  • Ran the final leg of the Distance Medley Relay team that grabbed second at the Yale Invitational in 11:51.61...Also competed individually in the 800m run, taking fifth in 2:20.88

2014 Outdoor (Sophomore)

  • Ran the third leg of the 4x800m relay team that grabbed gold at the ECAC Championship in a time of 8:39.67.
  • Finished sixth in the 1,500m run at the American Athletic Conference Championship in 4:34.77
  • Finished fifth in the 3,000m run at the UConn Invitational in 10:12.69.
  • Took sixth in the 800m run at the FSU Relays in 2:14.30.

2013-14 Indoor (Sophomore)

  • Won the 1000m run at the ECAC Championship in 2:50.86.
  • Captured the mile run at the American Athletic Conference Championship in 4:53.00.
  • Competed in the 800m run at Armory Collegiate, crossing the finish line in 2:17.11.
  • Ran the first leg of the distance medley relay squad that finished first at the Yale Invitational in 12:11.49.

2012-13 Outdoor (Freshman)

  • Part of the 4x800m relay team that finished third at the ECAC Championships with a time of 8:52.65.

2012-13 Indoor (Freshman)

  • Competed in the 800 meter run at the ECAC Championships registering a time of 2:12.73.
  • Participated in the 500 meter dash at the BIG EAST Championships (1:16.52).
  • Placed fifth in the 800 meter run at the New England Championships with a mark of 2:15.41.

High School: High School: Attended Wachusett Regional High School in Holden, Mass.... Captained the indoor and outdoor track teams her senior year... Seven-time Telegram and Gazette District All-Star... named Athlete of the Year for one fo the District All-Star selections ... 4x4 relay team that earned 6th place and All-Americna at the 2010 Nike Indoor Nationals... anchored the 4x4 that won the 2012 oudoor state title in a time of 3:58:008...All-American in the sprint medley relay at the 2012 New Balance Outdoor Nationals... Won the state title in the 800m in outdoor... Holds school outdoor records for 800m, triple jump, 4x400m relay, and sprint medley relay... Holds school indoor records for triple jump, 600m, 800m, 1000m, 4x400m relay, 4x800m relay, sprint medley relay, and distance medley relay... Also captained the cross country team and helped lead them to a district championship... Was a four-time Telegram and Gazette District All-Star... Part of the National Honors Society and honor roll.

Personal: Laura Jerilyn Williamson... an exploratory major... born Oct. 19, 1993.