Kendell Williams

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Kendell Williams
Kendell Williams Portland 2016.jpg
Kendell Williams at the 2016 IAAF World Indoor Championships
Personal information
Born (1995-06-14) June 14, 1995 (age 23)
Marietta, Georgia, U.S.
Education University of Georgia
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 67 kg (148 lb)
Sport
Sport Track and field, Track,
Event(s) Heptathlon, pentathlon, 100 meters hurdles
College team Georgia Bulldogs[1]
Coached by Petros Kyprianou

Kendell Williams (born June 14, 1995) is an American track and field athlete competing in the combined events.[2] She represented her country at the 2016 World Indoor Championships finishing sixth.

NCAA[edit]

Kendell Williams enters her senior year (2017) as a seven time NCAA Division I U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-American. Kendall won the heptathlon at 2016 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships, she scored 6225 points. Kendall won the pentathlon at 2016 NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships, she scored 4703 points and 2014 NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships scoring 4635 points. Kendall won the pentathlon at 2015 and 2016 SEC Indoor Championships and 2014 heptathlon at SEC Outdoor Championships. Kendall was the runner-up in the heptathlon at 2015 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships, she scored 6223 points. Kendall was the runner-up in the heptathlon at 2015 SEC Outdoor Championships behind Erica Bougard. Kendall was the runner-up in the pentathlon at 2014 SEC Indoor Championships behind Erica Bougard.[3]

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing the  United States
2011 World Youth Championships Lille, France 3rd 100 m hurdles (76.2 cm) 13.28 s
11th Heptathlon (youth) 5101 pts
2012 World Junior Championships Barcelona, Spain 8th Heptathlon 5578 pts
2013 Pan American Junior Championships Medellín, Colombia 2nd Heptathlon 5572 pts
2014 World Junior Championships Eugene, United States 1st 100 m hurdles 12.89 s
2016 World Indoor Championships Portland, United States 6th Pentathlon 4586 pts
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 17th Heptathlon 6221 pts
2017 World Championships London, United Kingdom 12th Heptathlon 6220 pts
2018 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 9th Pentathlon 4414 pts

Personal bests[edit]

References[edit]