Williams Named Mid-South Track Athlete of the Week
Monday, February 24, 2020
Williams Named Mid-South Track Athlete of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland’s Tyler Williams was voted Mid-South Conference Men’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office today.

Williams placed 1st in the Men’s 60 meter dash with a time of 6.89 seconds, while also placing 4th in the Men’s 400 meter dash with a time of 50.48., in day one of the Mid-South Conference Championship that was hosted in Defiance, Ohio.

In day two, Williams was able to record two more 1st place finishes in the 60 and 200 meter dash with times of 6.86 and 21.80 seconds. Williams was the last leg in the Men’s 4x400 team that placed 2nd with a time of 3:29.05.

This is his First Mid-South Conference Athlete of the Week Award this season, Second in his career. Williams won 1st- Team All Conference in the 60 meter and 200 meter dash.

Williams will be competing in the NAIA National Championship the weekend of March 5-7th