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- Won the Atlantic 10 Championship in the discus throw with a toss of 46.96-meters.
- Finished ninth in the shot put with throw of 13.05 meters at the Vanderbilt Invitational.
- Set a personal record with 47.24-meters toss in the discus at Vanderbilt, placing third.
- Placed ninth in the hammer throw with a personal-best toss of 43.73 meters at Vanderbilt.
- Placed 11th in the discus throw with a score of 43.89-meters at the Florida Relays.
- Was the 11th place finisher in the shot put with a throw 13.51-meters at the Florida Relays.
- Finished in third place in the shot put with a season-best throw of 13.77-meters
- Won the discus throw at the Ram Invite with a toss of 46.90-meters
- Set a personal record (42.97-meters) and finished seventh at the Ram Invite in the hammer throw
- Placed fourth in the shot put at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a throw of 14.16-meters.
- Placed fifth in the weight throw with a toss of 15.77-meters at the A-10 Championships
- Threw a career best 14.61-meters in the weight throw at the New Balance Invitational.
- Won the shot put at the Navy Quad with a personal record throw of 14.32. The throw also qualified her for the ECAC event.
- Threw a 12.8m weight throw to open the season at the Father Diamond Invitational
Career Victories: 2 (shot put)
- Set new personal records in the shot put and discus throw as a freshman during 2010 season
Just the Facts
- Full Name: Jessica Lauren Williams
- Born: Apr. 6th, 1991
- Birthplace: New York, NY
- Parents: John and Julia Williams
- Major: Marketing & Management
Prior to VCU
- Helped lead Landstown High to two Outdoor Track & Field state championships
- Four-time All-District in the Shot Put for the Landstown Eagles
- Three-time Outdoor All-Region in the Discus
Off the Field
- Chose VCU over UNC – Chapel Hill and North Carolina A&T
- Honor Roll student
- Twin sister, Jaleesa, is also a member of the VCU Women’s Track & Field team