Ballard wins pole vault, Orduno wins hammer
Pearce places 12th in 10k
Men place three in top 15 of 1,500m run
Program records 45 top-eight finishes, 20 more than ULM
Photos from the second day of the 2015 Jim Mize Invitational
2013 Outdoor All-Sun Conference (Hammer, Discus)
2014: Opened the season at the UAB Blazer Invite (1/10-11) where she finished 31st in the weight throw with a mark of 42-7.5 (12.99m) and placing 33rd in the shot put with a throw of 38-9.75 (11.83m) ... Finished 12th in the weight throw at the Texas A&M 10 Team Invitational (1/18) with a throw of 46-5.25 (14.15m) while finishing 16th in the shot put with a throw of 33-6.75 (10.23m) ... Set a personal record in the weight throw as she placed third with a mark of 50-3.25 (15.32m) at the Southern Miss Invitational (1/30) while finishing 17th in the shot put with a throw of 35-3 (10.74m) ... Finished 18th in the weight throw at the Tyson Invitational (2/14-15) with a throw of 43-10.75 (13.38m) ... Finished 21st in shot put with a throw of 34-0.75 (10.38m) and placed 23rd in the weight throw with a mark of 41-2.5 (12.56m) at the C-USA Indoor Championships (2/28-3/1) ... Opened the outdoor season with a pair of sixth-place finishes at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/22), throwing the second-longest hammer mark in school history at 152-11 (46.62m) and setting a mark of 116-0 (35.37m) in the discus ... Matched that hammer throw at the Skechers Carl Kight Invitational (4/5-6) as her mark of 152-11 (46.62m) also placed her sixth while also finishing 19th in the discus with a throw of 109-5 (33.35m) ... Placed 17th in the hammer at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/19) with a throw of 140-7 (42.85m) ... Threw the hammer 144-7 (44.08m) at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16-18) to finish 17th.
2013 (Warner College): Redshirted indoor season, did not compete ... Made her first collegiate appearance at the outdoor season opening USF Open (3/8) where she finished second in the shot put with a throw of 37-10 (11.53m), fourth in the discus with a mark of 119-3 (36.35m), sixth in the hammer with a mark of 107-11 (32.90m) and threw the javelin 69-7 (21.21m) to finish 19th ... At the Miami Hurricane Invitational (3/15-16), was the runner-up in the discus with a throw of 119-0 (36.28m) and placed seventh in the shot put with a mark of 38-7 (11.76m) ... Won the shot put a the Walt Disney World Invitational (3/22-23) with a throw of 39-10.5 (12.15m) while also finishing third in the discus with a throw of 115-4 (35.16m) ... Won the hammer throw at the Embry-Riddle Spike's Classic (4/5-6) with a throw of 103-0 (31.40m) ... Finished seventh in the discus at the Miami Hurricane Alumni Invitational (4/13) with a throw of 125-5 (38.23m) while also placing 11th in the hammer with a mark of 118-7 (36.14m), 10th in the shot put with a throw of 34-2 (10.41m) and 12th in the javelin with a throw of 68-4 (20.82m) ... At the Sun Conference Championships (4/21-22), earned all-conference honors in the discus after finishing second with a throw of 114-5 (34.88m) and in the hammer after placing third with a throw of 119-10 (36.52m) while also placing fourth in the shot put with a mark of 34-7 (10.54m) and 10th in the javelin with a throw of 72-2 (22.01m).
High School: Graduated from Wolmer's High School in 2012 ... Lettered in track and field ... Coached by Michael Carr and Sean Francis.
Personal: Aprell Denlia Williams ... Born on April 18, 1994 in St. Andrew, Jamaica ... Daughter of Elaine and Patrick Williams ... Has one brother and one sister, Samantha Williams and Patrick Williams.