81 Boilermakers earn undergraduate degree
The track and field teams had a great showing at the Gene Edmonds Invite.
The two-day Mike Poehlein is set for Friday and Saturday at Rankin Track and Field.
The track and field teams will open at the Mastodon Opener, instead of the SIU Invite.
Purdue welcomes 337 competitors from four teams, including the Boilermakers, for Saturday's meet.
2014: Competed in six indoor meets and three outdoor meets ... competed in the 60m, 200m, 4x100m and 100m ... best finish was fourth-place at the Dave Rankin Invite in the 4x100m with a time of 47.38,
High School: Three-year letterwinner in track and field ... team was South Bend City Champs during her senior year ... named NIC First and Second Team during freshman, sophomore, and senior seasons ... earned the team's Sportsmanship award in her final prep season ... team was 2011 Regional Champs ... finished seventh in the state in the 4x400 and 4x100 in her sophomore year ... earned Outstanding Freshmen Award ... team was 2010 Regional Champions ... earned the Core 40 award ... competed in the AAU Jr. Olympics in the 4x400 and javelin ... competed for the South Bend Blazers.
Personal: Georgia Latrealle Williams was born on Nov. 20, 1993, in South Bend, Ind. ... is the daughter of Burnell Williams Jr. and Nika Ellis ... has one sister, Faith, and three brothers, Joshua, Burnell, and Caleb ... Georgia enjoys acting, poetry, and fitness ... majoring in Law & Society.
|Lifetime||7.85 (2/15/14)||12.3 (5/3/14)||25.50 (4/5/14)||59.55 (4/6/13)|
|Indoor||7.85 (2/15/14)||--||25.53 (2/8/14)||1:02.16 (1/26/13)|
|Outdoor||7.97 (1/25/14)||12.3 (5/3/145)||25.50 (4/5/14)||59.55 (4/6/13)|