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Laura Williamson
Laura  Williamson


Princeton, Mass.


UConn Takes 11th at Regionals; Lauren Sara and Emily Durgin Qualify for NCAA Championships

The Husky captain finished third overall to secure a spot in the 2014 NCAA Championships on Nov. 22.


Durgin, Sara Lead the Huskies to a Second-Place Finish at The American Championships

Emily Durgin and Lauren Sara finished first and second, respectively, in Friday's 6K


Women's Cross Country Gears Up for The American Championship on Friday

The women's 6K race is set to begin at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 31


Lauren Sara Paces UConn at ISU Pre-Nationals on Saturday

The Husky captain ran the 6K race in 21:03.6 to claim 11th overall


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.

2013-14: Placed 11th at the Shawn Nassany Memorial Race... finished 13th at UMass in a time of 17:58... Grabbed 31st at New Engalnds, 270th at the Adidas Invite, and 20th at the American Athletic Conference Championships with a time of 21:39... Placed 110th at the NCAA Northeast Regional.

2012-13: Best times included a 10:48 3k and an 18:38 5k.

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... a psychology major... born Oct. 19, 1993.