ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Bethan Williams
Bethan Williams
Year: Senior
Hometown: Swansea, Wales
High School: Millfield School
House Affiliation: Winthrop

2010-11 (Senior):
Finished the season with a 9-1 record, including 6-1 at the No. 8 ... Swept Katherine Nimmo of Dartmouth, 11-2, 11-4, 11-0, Dec. 1 … Defeated Kristen Scillia of Cornell 11-1, 11-4, 11-5 ... Won 3-0 over Bates' Rakey Drammeh ... Won all three of her matches at the 2011 CSA National Team Championship against opponents from Cornell, Trinity and Yale.

2009-10 (Junior):
Compiled an 11-2 overall record ... Posted four victories at CSA Individual Championships ... Owned a 3-0 mark at the No. 8 spot and a 3-1 record at the No. 9 position ... Went 2-1 during CSA Team Championships.

2008-09 (Sophomore):
Named to CSA All-America second team ... Placed 17th at Ramsay Cup at CSA Individual Championships ... Led the team with 15 victories; was 15-3 overall ... Boasted a 7-1 mark at No. 6 and stood at 2-0 at the No. 5.

2007-08 (Freshman):
Tied for the team high in dual match wins with 10, going 10-2 at the No. 5 position ... Finished with an overall record of 11-4 ... Captured a win at No. 5 against top ranked Penn in 5-4 Crimson defeat ... Earned two wins, including a near perfect victory in her first match, against Stanford and Dartmouth in consolation rounds of the Howe Cup.

Background:
Played squash for two years at Millfield School ... Captained squash as senior ... Also played netball and field hockey in high school ... Squash team won the British Championships twice ... Obtained first team "colours" honors twice ... Team won two league titles ... Earned international "colours" at international tournaments ... Internationally represented Wales at the junior level ... Competed at the British Home Internationals and the European team championships ... Won the Irish and Welsh Junior Opens ... Reached the No. 1 ranking in the European individual rankings ... Mother and aunt are former junior squash internationals in Britain ... Enjoys playing the piano and guitar.