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Olicia Williams
 

Olicia  Williams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
New York, New York

High School:
St. Anthony's

Height:
5-7

Event:
Middle Distance

Experience:
HS

07/02/2016

Bromell, Townsend Advance To U.S. Olympic Trials Semifinals

Former BU sprinters have successful opening round in Eugene Saturday.

07/01/2016

Trio Makes U.S. Olympic Trials Semifinals

Three Bears shine on opening day of meet in Oregon.

06/30/2016

Track & Field At 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials

Bears will have nine current and former athletes in action starting Friday in Eugene, Ore.

06/10/2016

Track & Field Women Wrap NCAA Championships

Bears had five entries in action Thursday in Eugene, Ore., to close out 2016 season.

06/09/2016

Track & Field Begins NCAA Championships Run

Bears have four athletes in action on the opening day in Eugene, Ore.

04/18/2015

Michael Johnson Classic - 04/18/2015

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05/05/2013

Big 12 Track and Field - Finals - 05/05/2013

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05/04/2013

Big 12 Track and Field - Day Two - 05/04/2013

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• 2015 All-Big 12 Outdoors (800 Meters, 4x400-Meter Relay)
• 2015 Indoor All-American (800 Meters, Distance Medley Relay)
• 2015 All-Big 12 Indoors (800 Meters, 4x400-Meter Relay, Distance Medley Relay)
• 2014 Big 12 Outdoors Champion (4x400-Meter Relay)
• 2014 All-Big 12 Outdoors (800 Meters)
• 2014 All-Big 12 Indoors (800 Meters, 4x400-Meter Relay, Distance Medley Relay)
• 2013 All-Big 12 Outdoors (800 Meters, 4x400-Meter Relay)
• 2013 All-Big 12 Indoors (800-Meters)
• School Record Holder (Indoor, Outdoor 800 Meters)
•School-Record Holder (Indoor Distance Medley Relay)

2015: Enjoyed breakout junior campaign, while tallying pair of All-America honors and five All-Big 12 accolades...Was standout at NCAA Indoor Championships by placing third in 800-meter run with the second-fastest time in BU history of 2:03.67 to become just second runner in school history to earn All-America honors in event...Ran 800-meter leg for DMR crew, which placed fourth at national meet to grab second All-America honor, as quartet ran second-fastest time in school history at 11:04.21...At Big 12 Indoor Championships, tallied three Big 12 accolades...Placed second in the 800-meters with time of 2:07.45...Was member of second-place DMR crew and third-place 4x400-meter relay squad...As part of five-meet indoor season, set 800-meter school record of 2:03.21 to place second at Iowa State Classic...Helped DMR crew set school record at Alex Wilson Invitational with time of 10:58.52 to win event title...Captured DMR event title at Iowa State Classic as well..Won 800-meter title at Texas A&M Aggie Invitational...Tallied runner-up finishes in event at Rod McCravy Memorial...Outdoors, captured pair of All-Big 12 honors by placing second in the 800-meters and running second-leg for fifth-place 4x400-meter relay squad...Advanced to NCAA Outdoor Championships in 800 meters by placing seventh at NCAA West Preliminary Championships...Completed season with 18th-place showing in prelims at national event with time of 2:08.49...Opened outdoor campaign by winning 800-meter event title in then-school record time of 2:03.32...Bettered own school-record mark two weeks later to place fourth at Payton Jordan Invitational in 2:02.26...Helped 4x800-meter relay squad capture Texas Relays event title with time of 8:39.25.

2014: Amassed a total of five All-Big 12 honors, including a Big 12 champion crown in sophomore campaign...Helped BU to best finish ever at Big 12 indoor meet by netting three all-conference accolades...Took fourth in the 800-meter run with season-best time of 2:08.26...Ran third leg for third-place 4x400-meter crew...Provided 800-meter leg for runner-up distance medley relay team in season-best and sixth-best mark in school history mark in 11:12.99...Outdoors, helped 4x400-meter relay squad nab Big 12 title by running third leg of relay that had fourth-best time in school history of 3:30.75...Continued to serve as third leg for 4x4 group that advanced from NCAA West Preliminary Championships (6th) and to take ninth at NCAA Outdoor Championships...Placed fifth in 800-meter run at Big 12 Outdoor Championship to tally second-straight All-Big 12 honor...Helped BU women win Drake Relays HyVee Cup by running on first place 4x400, second place 4x800 and third place sprint medley relay crews.

2013: Earned three All-Big 12 honors, after joining program in spring...Placed fourth at Big 12 Indoor Championships in 800 meters with time of 2:07.83...Tallied two honors at conference outdoor meet with runner-up finish in 800 and as third leg for third place 4x400-meter squad...Outdoors, advanced to NCAA Championships in 800 meters with season-best and second-best time in school history of 2:05.20 to be eighth at NCAA West Preliminaries...Recorded 2:06.74 mark at NCAA Outdoor Championships to finish 15th in prelims...Took third in half-mile event at both Baylor Quad Invitational and Michael Johnson Classic...Served as third leg for 4x400-meter team that made NCAA Outdoor Championships with 10th-place finish at NCAA West meet...Ended season taking 13th in prelims at national meet...Had top-10 finishes in 800-meter event in each of five indoor meets...Posted season-best and third-fastest in school history time of 2:07.04 to be 10th at Alex Wilson Invitational...Ran on both 4x400-meter and distance medley relay squads, including serving as third leg for second place 4x4 quartet at Tyson Invitational...Won 800-meter title at USA Junior Championships in 2:06.35...Earned two medals at Pan American Junior Championships with silver in 800 meters (2:08.35) and gold as part of USA 4x400-meter relay team.

High School: Attended St. Anthony's High School in Huntington, N.Y.

Personal: Full name is Olicia Eternity Williams...Born Feb. 26, 1994 in New York, New York...Parents are Keith Williams and Tinira Haffoney...Has three siblings...Majoring in communications.

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