2012 Michigan Women's Track & Field Roster
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At Michigan ... Second Team All-American (2012, Indoor DMR) ... Big Ten champion (2012, Indoor DMR) ... 2012 First Team Indoor All-Big Ten (DMR).
Senior (2012) ... Second Team All-American (indoor) ... Big Ten DMR champion ... First Team All-Big Ten (indoor).
At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 11-13), finished 19th in the 400-meter dash (56.44) and ran the anchor leg of the 4x400-meter relay that finished 10th (3:43.77) ... Placed eighth in the 400-meter dash (55.47) and ran the third leg of the runner-up 4x400 meter relay (3:43.68) at the Sea Ray Relays (April 13-14) ... At the Stanford Invitational (April 6), finished 10th in the 400-meter dash (56.05) ... Finished eighth in the 400-meter dash (56.13) and ran the anchor leg of the 4x400-meter relay that finished sixth (3:50.93) at the USC Trojan Invitational (March 24) ... At the North Florida Spring Invitational (March 2-3), finished second in the 400-meter dash (55.5) and ran the third leg of the runner-up 4x400-meter relay (3:49.24).
At the NCAA Indoor Championships (March 9), ran the 400-meter leg of the DMR which placed 12th (11:26.06), earning Second Team All-America honors ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb.24-25), ran the 400-meter leg of the DMR, which won the ninth straight DMR title for U-M (11:11.54), finished 12th in the 600-meter run prelims (1:33.12) and ran the anchor leg of the 4x400-meter relay (ninth, 3:45.14) ... At the Nebraska Mark Colligan Memorial (Jan. 28), took 11th in the 800-meter run (2:13.51) and ran the anchor leg of the runner-up 4x400-meter relay (3:47.92) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 21), won the 800-meter run (2:15.64) ... Placed third in the 400-meter dash while also running on the second-place 4x400-meter relay team (3:47.01) at "The Dual" vs. Ohio State (Jan. 14) ... At the Michigan Open (Jan. 7), won the 800-meter run (2:14.00).
Finished 19th in the preliminaries of the 400-meter dash (58.31) at the Big Ten Championships (May 14) ... Won the 400-meter dash (57.17) at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 7).
Placed seventh in the 600-meter run (1:34.45 finals, 1:32.90 prelims) and ran on the sixth-place 4x400-meter relay team (3:45.21) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-27) ... Took runner-up in the 600-meter run (1:31.54) at the GVSU Big Meet (Feb. 11) ... Finished fourth in the 400-meter dash (55.92) while running on the third-place 4x400-meter relay team (3:43.64) at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 4-5) ... Took fourth in the 800-meter run (2:13.03) and ran on the third-place 4x400-meter relay team (3:46.34) at the Indiana Relays (Jan. 28-29) ... Won the 600-meter run (1:32.75) against No. 23 Ohio State (Jan. 15) ... Placed third in the 800-meter run (2:16.12) at the EMU Invitational (Jan. 8).
Ran a season-best time of 57.30 in the 400-meter dash at the Spartan Invitational (April 3).
Finished 18th in the 600-meter run (1:35.50) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27) ... Ran a season-best time of 1:34.45 in the 600 at the GVSU Big Meet (Feb. 12) ... Ran 2:16.84 in the 800-meter run at the McCravy Memorial (Jan. 30).
Finished 16th in the 400-meter dash (57.85) at the Big Ten Championships (May 16) ... Finished fifth in the 400-meter dash at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 9) with a time of 56.60 ... Took 18th in the 400-meter dash at the Jesse Owens Classic (May 2) in a time of 56.74 ... Finished fifth in the 400-meter dash at the Hillsdale Relays (April 25) with a time of 56.91 ...
Finished the 400-meter dash in 57.23 and the 800-meter run in 2:14.78 at the Tyson Invitational (Feb. 14) ... At the Meyo Invitational, placed third in the 500-meter dash (1:15.36) and 13th in the 400-meter dash (56.97) (Feb. 7) ... Recorded a fourth place finish in the 800-meter run (2:14.75) at the Michigan Intercollegiate (Jan. 31) ... At the Red Simmons/Jack Harvey Invitational, finished fourth in the 600-meter run (1:36.17) (Jan. 24) ... Came in tenth in the 800-meter run (2:19.29) at the Indiana Invitational (Jan. 17) ... Placed sixth in the 800-meter run (2:21.72) at the Akron Quad (Jan. 9).
Prep ... Graduated from Jackson High School (2008) ... "A" Honor Roll ... Mark Pride Club ... Four-year varsity letterwinner ... Female Athlete of the Year (2008) ... State champion in 400m, 4x400m relay and runner-up in high jump (2008) ... Two-time coaches' award (2007, 2008) ... MVP (2006) ... Also won a letter in basketball.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Majoring in sociology ... Born on January 5, 1990 ... Daughter of Wanda Williams.
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