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April Williams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
West Monroe, La.

High School:
West Monroe HS

Last College:
Ark-Ft. Smith CC

Height:
5-5

Position:
Guard

Experience:
1L

April Williams

2007-08: Saw action in 29 games, making 14 starts for Louisiana Tech ... Was named the Louisiana Tech Radio Network Player of the Game against Southern Miss ... Averaged 2.1 points, 1.9 rebounds, 1.8 assists, and 0.4 steals per game ... Shot 38 percent from the field and 50 percent from the free throw line ... Was 0-for-2 from the three-point line ... Recorded 52 assists on the season, second best on the team ... Scored a career-high 14 points against Southern Miss (Dec. 8) ... Recorded a career-high seven assists against Memphis (Nov. 24) and against Sam Houston State (Dec. 29) ...

2006-07: Saw action in 27 games for Louisiana Tech ... Averaged 2.0 points, 1.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game while averaging 15.6 minutes ... Shot 39 percent from the field and 39 percent from the free throw line ... Also registered 15 steals on the season ... Scored a career-high seven points and added a career-high six assists in win over Rice (Dec. 21) ... Added four points in loss to #6 LSU (Dec. 30) ... Pulled down a career-high seven rebounds against Louisiana-Monroe (Dec. 8) ...

Junior College: Lettered two years for Coach Louis Whorton at the University of Arkansas-Ft. Smith ... Earned All-Bi-State Conference East Division second team honors ... Was a member of the Region II All-Tournament team this year after leading Arkansas-Ft. Smith to a 3-1 mark in the National Junior College Athletic Association national tournament and a semifinal appearance ...

High School: Lettered four years for coach Donnie Quinn at West Monroe High School ... Started her final three years at point guard for the Lady Rebels ... Helped lead West Monroe to the Louisiana Class 5A state title in 2004 and a 39-1 record ... Averaged 12.1 points, 8.2 assists and 4.8 steals per game as a senior ... Was the District 2-5A Co-MVP along with teammate Whitney Jones ... Named all-district honorable mention as junior ... Named second team all-state as a senior ... Played in the Louisiana High School Coaches Association All-Star game ...

Personal: Full name is April Michelle Williams ... Daughter of Marilyn Williams ... Has four brothers, Steven, David, Jermaine and Michael, and one sister, Brandy ... Born Feb. 23, 1985 in Monroe, La.