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Getting to Know Crystal Williams
Friday, April 28, 2017
Getting to Know Crystal Williams
Photo By Sam Jordan - TSU Athletics

Name:  Crystal Williams
Sport: Women’s Track and Field
Major: Health Science
Classification: Senior
Hometown: Gainesville, FL

How would your friends and family describe you?

Goofy, quiet, loving, intelligent, altruistic

What movie can you watch over and over again?

The Lion King

What are some of your interests outside of your sport?

Singing, reading, hanging with friends

Who are your favorite professional athletes?

Christina Manning, Sanya Richards–Ross, Allen Iverson

What are you looking forward to the most this season?

Seeing how well I can perform, my greatest potential

Who do you look up to?

My mother

Who would you get to play you in a movie?

Gabrielle Union

What’s your dream job?

To become an obstetrician

If you could go back in time what year would you travel to? Why?

2014, My grandmother was still alive

What are some things that genuinely make you happy?

Spending time with my nieces, seeing my loved ones happy

What goals do you want to accomplish this season?

Winning the OVC (as an individual and a team)

What motivates you to work hard?

Seeing my results, the potential I have

What is your favorite holiday?


What is your proudest accomplishment up to this point?

Maintaining being a student–athlete in college with a GPA above 3.0

Is there a quote you often recite and reflect on?

“If you don’t fit the mold, create one!”