UNLV cross country gets personal-best times from all five of its harriers in Sacramento.
The UNLV cross country team will send five harriers to California's capital City for an NCAA meet.
The UNLV cross country team finished 11th overall at MW Championships in Colorado.
UNLV's cross country team will run in the women's 6K on Friday in Colorado.
The UNLV cross country team finished sixth overall at Cal State Fullerton's Titan Invitational.
2013: Ran in five meets, including the Mountain West Championships and NCAA West Regional ... Best 4K time was 16:46 at the Nevada Twilight Classic ... Best 5K time was 18:46 at the Titan Invitational ... Best 6K time was 22:40 at the NCAA West Regional ... Finished 57th (24.15) at the MW Championships ... Finished 188th at the NCAA West Regional.
2012: Ran in three meets, including the Mountain West Championships ... Best 5K time was 19:40.60 at the Northridge Invitational ... Best 6K time was 24:34.25 at the MW Championships ... Finished 72nd at the MW Championships.
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.