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Ben Williams
Ben Williams

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Newcastle, United Kingdom

High School:
Haywood

Event:
Jumps

Experience:
So./So.


03/16/2014

Williams Earns All-America Honors at NCAA Championships

Ben Williams logged a fourth-place finish in the triple jump.

03/13/2014

Track and Field's Victorin, Williams Head to NCAA Championships

Guillaume Victorin competes in the long jump Friday, and Ben Williams takes part in Saturday's triple jump.

03/01/2014

Track and Field Finishes AAC Championships, Men Take Second, Women Place Fifth

The Cardinals had four student-athletes win conference titles on day two.

02/28/2014

Three Champions, School Record Highlight Track and Field Team's First Day at AAC Championships

Sam Bombaugh won his second-consecutive weight throw conference title.

02/27/2014

Track and Field Embarks on AAC Indoor Championships

The Cardinals boast 28 top-five marks in the conference.

02/28/2014

AMERICAN CONFERENCE INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIP

Louisville Track & Field at American Conference Indoor Championship

Performances on TFRRS

Career Bests:
Indoor
Long Jump- 7.32m/24-0.25
Triple Jump-16.22m/53-2.75

2013-14: Competed in the long jump and triple jump during the indoor season... Earned three first place finishes while competing in six meets... Opened the season with a first place finish in the triple jump at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational... Finished in first place at the Meyo Invitational with a triple jump of 16.00m... Took first place at the AAC Indoor Track and Field Championships with a triple jump of 16.16m... Posted a career-best long jump of 7.32m at the Indiana University Relays... Set a personal best for triple jump with a 16.22m mark at the NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships, earning him a fourth place finish.

Prep: Attended Haywood High ... won a 2009 world youth championship ... holds a U-20 national championships record ... also is the British schools record holder.

Personal: Son of Emma Williams ... birthday is Jan. 25 ... has one brother and one sister ... majoring in exercise science.

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