WILLIAMS FINISHES TOP-8 IN DISCUS AT USA OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – There couldn't have been a more appropriate ending to Jalessa Williams' career at VCU.
After two fouls to start the 2014 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Williams uncorked a throw of 184' 8" to move into the finals of the discus, a place where only two other collegians reached.
The Virginia Beach, Va. native made another huge throw in the finals, reaching 188' 1" and earning a top-eight finish at the national meet.
Williams concludes her historic career at VCU with five school records, six conference championships, two All-American honors and a podium finish at the USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.