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PETA-GAY WILLIAMS

Player profile

position
Hurdles
year
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.