Rice Ranks Third In C-USA
Owls Place Fifth
Owls in Fourth
Uke Captures Shot Put
Shot Put - 11.84m/38-10.25, 2012 Texas A&M Invitational
Weight Throw - 12.59m/41-3.75, 2012 Texas A&M Invitational
Shot Put - 12.96m/42-6.25, 2012 Victor Lopez Classic
Discus - 44.24m/145-1, 2012 Harvard-Rice Dual
Hammer Throw - 36.28m/119-0, 2012 Duckett Twilight
Indoor: Placed 18th in weight throw (10.90m/35-9.25) at Leonard Hilton Invitational and 12th in shot put (11.28m/37-0.25)... Placed 16th in shot put (11.75m/38-6.75) and 19th in weight throw (12.24m/40-2) at Houston Indoor Invitational... 19th in weight throw (12.59m/41-3.75) and 13th in shot put (11.84m/38-10.25) at Texas A&M Invitational.
Outdoor: Placed third in discus (44.24m/145-1) at Harvard-Rice Dual... Fourth in discus (44.13m/144-9), sixth in shot put (12.24m/40-2), and 18th in hammer throw (32.67m/107-2) at TSU Relays... 10th in discus (41.75m/137-0), 13th in shot put (12.96m/42-6.25), and 24th in hammer throw (34.88m/114-5) at Victor Lopez Classic... Sixth in discus (43.40m/142-5) and 12th in shot put (11.75m/38-6.75) at Texas State Invitational... Seventh in shot put (12.02m/39-5.25) and ninth in discus (42.15m/138-3) at UTEP Invitational... Third in discus (42.84m/140-7), seventh in shot put (12.05m/39-6.5), and 10th in hammer throw (36.28m/119-0) at Duckett Twilight... Second in discus (42.71m/140-1), fourth in shot put (12.42m/40-9), and fifth in hammer throw (32.75m/107-5) at Bearkat Twilight... 17th in shot put (10.67m/35-0.25) and 18th in discus (37.93m/124-5) at C-USA Championship.
2011 graduate of Community High School in Nevada, Texas... Four-year letterwinner for coach David Hesse... State runner-up in discus... Three-time district discus champion and one third place state finish... Two-time regional champion... Top discus mark of 142-3 and top shot put distance of 39-9.5... Also lettered three years in basketball for coach Dan Marshall... Class valedictorian... National Honor Society member.
Full name: Olivia Nicole Williams... Born: Nov. 25, 1992... Parents: Alvin and Carrie Williams (one sister)... College: Martel.