The Alabama track and field team travels to Lexington, Ky., this week for the 2014 SEC Outdoor Track and Field Championships slated for Thursday-Sunday, May 15-18.
First Team All-America, indoor triple jump (2014) SEC champion and first team All-SEC, indoor triple jump (2014) SEC Freshman Field Athlete of the Year (2014) SEC All-Freshman Team, indoor triple jump (2014) Named SEC Men's Field Athlete of the Week following performance at the 2014 Auburn Invitational
Freshman 2014 Outdoor Season Placed 11th in the triple jump at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 49-1 3/4 ... jumped a wind-aided mark of 48-8 to finish third in the triple jump and placed seventh in the long jump with a mark of 22-6 1/2 at the Jace Lacoste Invitational ... also made his sprinting debut at the Jace Lacoste Invitational, serving as the first leg on the 4x100-meter relay team that clocked a winning time of 39.65 ... finished fifth in the triple jump at the Crimson Tide Invitational with a mark of 46-11 1/2.
2014 Indoor Season Earned first team All-America honors by placing seventh in the triple jump at the NCAA Indoor Championships with a mark of 51-10 1/2 ... won SEC Championship in the triple jump with a personal-best mark of 53 feet, 5.5 inches ... placed sixth in the triple jump at the Tyson Invitational with a mark of 52-0 1/2 ... jumped a mark of 52-2 3/4 to win the triple jump at the Indiana Relays ... finished 10th in long jump (22-9) at the Rod McCravy Memorial ... earned SEC men's field athlete of the week honors after placing first in the triple jump with a mark of 52-6 1/2 at the Auburn Invitational, his first collegiate competition.
Prep and Personal A two-time Florida Class 3A state champion in the triple jump ... two-time New Balance Outdoor national champion in the triple jump ... won the 2013 New Balance Indoor national championship in the triple jump with a jump of 51-6 1/2 ... Earned all-state honors in the triple jump in 2013 ... recorded a personal best with a triple jump of 52-2, which was the longest leap in the nation in 2013 ... recorded a personal best long jump of 23-9 ... named honorable mention all-state as a cornerback in football ... Hillsborough High School's track and field team MVP in 2012 and 2013 ... coached by Joe Sipp at Hillsborough High School in Tampa, Fla. ... son of Alfonso Williams and Shelia Green ... born Feb. 10, 1994, in Tampa, Fla.