Clark, Williams Become Program's First Multiple Medal Winners
Musketeers In Position For More Medals On Sunday
Musketeer Runners Travel To UMass With Medalist Aspirations
Women Finish Seventh, Men Place 10th In Standings
Xavier Concludes Memorable Meet
Five medal winners marked the final day of the 2012 Atlantic 10 Track and Field Championships for Xavier. In all eight medals were had for the Musketeers at the league meet.
Nick Williams, a senior sprinter on the track and field team and Cincinnati native, is featured in this week's Meet the Musketeers segment.
Senior Nick Williams, owner of four A-10 medals, earned his first individual championship in the 200-meter dash.
2009-10: Competed in 13 events during his second season with Xavier ... Finished fifth in the 55-meters, fifth in the 200-meters, third in the 400-meters and ran on the 4x800-Meter Relay that finished ninth at the Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships ... Placed fourth in the 100-meters, third in the 200-meters and was a member of the 4x100-meter Relay that set a school record and placed fifth at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships ... Won the 100-meters, 200-meters and ran on the 4x100-meter Relay that placed first at the Mount St. Joseph's Invitational ... Set school records with 6.65 55-meters, 10.69 100-meters, 21.37 200-meters, 49.30 400-meters and 1:06.74 500-meters.
2008-09: Competed in 11 events his rookie campaign, establishing himself as one of the top sprinters on the team ... Ran a personal-best and career-best 400-meter run with a time of 49.24 at the Early Bird Relays and the Southern Ohio Cup which was also good for fastest on the team ... Clocked a 22.10 200-meter run at the Stan Lyons Invitational, the fastest 200-meter run of the season by anyMuskie in 08-09 ... Was a member of the 4x100-meter relay team that ran a season-best time of 42.84 at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships ... Ran lead-off in the 4x400-meter relay team that posted the fastest time of the season with a 3:21.82 at the All Ohio Championships ... Ran the fastest 60-meter dash on the team at the Golden Flash Invitational with a time of 7.28 ... At the Oliver Nickoloff Invitational, he ran a team-best 11.13 in the 100-meter dash ... Also ran on the distance medley relay team as a 400-meter specialist. The team ran a season best 10:16.61 at the Indiana Relays.
High School: Earned first team all-state, first team all-city and Miami Valley Conference MVP honors in both track and soccer as a senior ... Was a member of the Division III state champions in the 4x800-meter relay ... Placed third in the 100 meter dash in the state meet ... Member of the 4x400-meter relay team that finished fifth at states ... Also qualified for states in the 400-meter dash, the fourth event earned participation ... Was the regional champion in the 400 with a time of 50.25 ... Personal bests of 10.96 and 49.81 in the 100 and 400 dashes, respectively.
Personal: A psychology major and business minor ... Born December 25, 1989 ... Has a sister ... Son of Darryl Williams and Sherrie Hale ... Father played basketball at Kansas State and uncle played basketball at Pittsburgh ... President of the chess club