UNLV track & field notched six top-eight finishes at the adidas/Steve Scott Invitational Friday.
UNLV track & field heads back to Orange County for a two-day meet hosted by UC Irvine.
UNLV track & field's Cortney Miller wins the hammer throw at the Steve Scott Invitational.
UNLV wins head-to-head dual with Cal Poly, loses matchup with Fresno State.
UNLV: A one-time Fall Academic All-Mountain West Team member (2012).
2013 Indoor: Redshirt season.
2013 Outdoor: Participated in four meets ... Ran in three events: 1500m, 5000m and Distance Medley Relay.
High School: A 2012 graduate of Granite Hills HS in Apple Valley, Calif. ... Lettered three years in both cross country and track & field ... Helped the Cougars to three straight (2009-11) district championships and two trips to the state meet ... Team finished second at the 2011 CIF Finals and won the Mt. SAC Championship in 2010 ... The track & field team won the 2011 district championship ... Named the cross country team's "Most Improved" runner in 2009 and the "Most Inspirational" in '10 ... Played club softball for the SCHNPA in 2010-11 ... Softball team won the state championship in 2010 and was the runner-up in '11 ... Earned the school's GPA Award (3.0 or higher) all four years.
Personal: Sara Marie Williams was born on May 1, 1994, in San Dimas, Calif. ... The daughter of Jonathan and Diane Williams ... Has one sister, Amy ... Uncle, Nathan Williams, was an athlete at Mt. San Antonio College for two years and another uncle, Walter Ray Williams, Jr., is a professional bowler ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.