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PETA-GAY WILLIAMS

Player profile

position
Hurdles/Sprints
year
Redshirt Junior
hometown
Kingston, Jamaica
high school
St. Jago

BIO

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Redshirt junior returns from knee injury which sidelined her throughout the 2018 seasons…ranks No. 3 in 100m hurdles (12.96) and No. 4 in 60m hurdles (8.15) in FSU history…a two-time NCAA Outdoor Championships qualifier…2017 ACC Outdoor 100m hurdles champion.

 

2018

Indoor: Debuted as Larry Wieczorek Invitational with third-place finish in 60m hurdles by posting fastest opener (8.20) of her career…suffered season-ending knee injury before second scheduled competition. Outdoor: Missed entire season following knee surgery.

2017

Indoor: Capped sophomore season as the ACC runner-up in the 60m hurdles (8.16), narrowly missing qualifying spot at NCAA Championships…posted then No. 2 time in program history at the Tyson Invitational (8.15)…collected first collegiate win at Larry Wieczorek Invitational. Outdoor: Finished 10th at NCAA Outdoor Championships in the 100m hurdles for second-team All-American honors…qualified fourth from the NCAA East Preliminary in 12.99…won ACC Championships title in 12.96, which ranked No. 2 in program history at the time…scored her first outdoor 100m hurdles win at the Tom Jones Memorial (13.09).

 

 

2016

Outdoor: Advanced to the quarterfinal round of 100-meter hurdles at the NCAA East meet…placed sixth at the ACC Championships in the 100 hurdles after setting new PB (13.26) in preliminary round…that mark ranked No. 7 in FSU history…was member of FSU’s Penn Relays championship shuttle hurdle relay team…ran 4×100 on three occassions, including 44.85 perfomance at Florida Relays. Indoor: Capped first indoor season by placing seventh at ACC Championships in 60-meter hurdles final…advanced to final with the No. 8 time (8.43) all-time by a Nole…limited to only two other meets due to injury.

Personal:

Jamaican junior national record-holder in the 100-meter hurdles (13.47)…won ISSA Girls Championships 100-meter hurdles titles in 2013, 2014, 2015…2014 Carifta 100mh silver medalist… 2012 Carifta 100h finalist and Boys & Girls silver medalist…2011 Carifta 300 hurdles and 4×400 gold…holds high school personal bests of 11.85 (100), 24.87 (200), 58.36 (400) and 1:00.47 (400h)…starreded St. Jago High School…was an academic mentor…majoring in pscyhology…earned All-ACC Academic honors during freshman indoor season at FSU…born September 13, 1995.