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    Laura Williamson
    Laura Williamson
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Princeton, Mass.

    High School:
    Wachusett Regional High School

    Event:
    Distance

    ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
    JR/JR

    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

    05/03/2014

    Huskies Conclude Day Two in Tampa

    UConn enters final of day championship in fifth place

    04/12/2014

    4x400 Relay Team Resets Own School Record At Sea Ray Relays

    Emerson, Smith-Jenkins, Dismuke and Joseph reset the record from three weeks ago

    04/05/2014

    Women's Track and Field Tallies Nine Top Finishes at UConn Invitational

    Saija Bikanova Leads to Three Top Finishes

    03/03/2014

    Women's Track & Field AAC Championships

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

    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.