UNI’s Williams earns All-American status

Posted June 13, 2013 at 9:15 am

Jordan Williams completed his outstanding discus career with the University of Northern Iowa by earning second team All-American status.

The senior from Monticello finished 12th overall in the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships June 7 in Eugene, Ore.

Williams threw for a distance of 190-foot-2, surpassing 190 feet for the third time this season.

It is the second year in a row that Williams earned All-American distinction, ending a senior season that included victories in several meets, including the Drake Relays in April.