Women's Track

Lily Williams -


Tallahassee, Fla.

High School:

Middle Distance


Lily  Williams


Good day for Goodale at SEC Championships

Freshman sets two PRs on meet's first day


No speed limits at Invitational

Record-setting times highlight final day of Vanderbilt meet


Seven Commodores earn All-Academic honors

USTFCCCA releases its annual academic awawrds.


Findley advances; Anderson & Cannon just shy

High jump and 100 meter hurdles set for Friday action.


11 Dores set for NCAAs

11 athletes will compete in 12 events at the NCAA East Preliminary Round in Greensboro, N.C.


2013 Black & Gold

Photos from the 2013 Black & Gold meet (Daniel Dubois)

Major: Biology major with a double minor in Latin American studies and English.

Williams' TFRRS page: HERE

Williams' XC Bio: HERE

2014 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

2015 Outdoor Season:
SEC Championships Finished 17th in the 1500 at 4:30.44. … Duke Twilight: Took seventh in the 1500 at 4:28.49 and was 16th in the 800 at 2:12.33. … Tennessee Challenge Took 15th in the 800 with a time of 2:13.40. … Virginia Challenge: Posted a time of 4:32.19 in the 1500 and ran the 800 at 2:13.21. … Black & Gold Invitational: Took 15th in the 1500 with a time of 4:44.08; finished 12th in the 800 at 2:15.62.

2014-15 Indoor Season: Tyson Invitational: Took eighth in the 5000-meter run with a time of 17:52.32. 

2014 Outdoor Season: Posted a time of 4:24.05 in the 1500 -- which ranked 17th on the SEC Outdoor Performance list at the time -- at the Mt. SAC Relays. ... Captured first place in the 1500 at 4:31.26 at the Tennessee Challenge. ... Set a new personal record in the 800 with a time of 2:09.99 (which ranks as the 10th-best time on VU's all-time performance list) at the Mt. SAC Relays. ... Set a season-best time of 4:24.05 in the 1500 to earn a 10th-place overall finish at the Mt. SAC Relays. ... Posted a time of 4:30.04 in the 1500 at the Stanford Invitational. ... Finished 11th in the 800 with a time of 2:14.98 at the Alabama Relays. ... Posted a time of 4:29.39 in the 1500 and finished 42nd at the NCAA East Preliminary.

2013 Indoor Season: Captured first place in the mile run and set a new season-best time by finishing at 4:50.98 at the Tyson Invitational. ... Took ninth place in the 800 with a time of 2:14.26 at the Auburn Indoor Invitational.

2013 Outdoor Season: Represented VU at the NCAA East Preliminary in the 1,500. ... Posted a PR and notched the best time among all freshmen (4:22.48) in the 1,500 at the SEC Championship. ... Took fourth in the 1,500 with a time of 4:29.01 at the Vanderbilt Invitational. ... Captured first place in the 1,500 at the Bob Pollock Invitational. ... Finished fourth with a time of 4:25.37 in the 1,500 meters at the Colonial Relays. ... Took third place in the 800 with a time of 2:13.07 at the (Georgia Tech) Yellow Jacket InvitationalPosted a time of 4:27.88 in the 1,500-meter run to finish fifth at the Black & Gold meet. ... Finished 19th in the 800 with a time of 2:14.41 at the Black & Gold meet.

2012 Indoor Season: Was a member of the distance medley team that finished sixth at the SEC Championships with a time of 11:25.25, which ranked as the No. 2 mark on VU's all-time list. ... Clocked a personal-best time of 4:48.17 in the one-mile prelims at the SEC Championships and finished 10th in the finals with a time of 4:49.46. She was the only freshmen to reach the finals in the event. ... Set an indoor personal record in the mile with a time of 4:52.97 at the Armory Collegiate. ... Took fourth with a personal-best time of 9:45.21 in the 3000-meter invitational at the Indiana Relays. ... Finished sixth in the 3,000-meter run with a time of 9:45.75 at the Samford Invitational. ... Finished fifth in the mile with a time of 5:00.36 at the Kentucky Invitational.

High School (Chiles): 2012 state champion in 800 meters, 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters ... Ranked nationally in the mile (seventh) and two miles (ninth) ... Finished sixth (4:42.79) among the nation's best milers in the Adidas Dream Mile held in New York City ... Four-time Florida 4A State Champion in the 1600 and 3200 ... Foot Locker finalist in 2011 placing 35th at the finals ... Three-time State Runner-up in Cross Country.

Personal: Daughter of Sarah and Christopher Williams. Sister to Cecelia (18). Lily's hobbies include cooking, thrift shopping, and blogging.

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