Briana Williams wins 200m at World U20 Championships 2018

Briana Williams won the women’s U18 100m title on Friday’s (5 July) opening day of the 2019 NACAC U18 and U23 Championships in Mexico.

Williams, who was among the few shining lights at the Jamaica Trials, stopped the clock in 11.11 seconds to take the top spot in the U18 women’s 100m final. She won ahead of Antigua and Barbuda’s Joella Lloyd, who crossed the line in 11.43s.

Jamaica won three of the four 100m finals.

Waseem Williams won the U23 men’s 100m final, running 10.00, the same time as Samson Colebrooke. Williams’ time is a personal best.

Mario Burke of Barbados was third in 10.01s.

Conroy Jones was the other Jamaican winner. He topped the U18 boys’ final in 10.32s.


By Vijay

Senior reporter – Writes for a number media outlets but is now more focus on promoting track and field. He has covered the last two Olympic Games, four IAAF World Championships and several Diamond League events. He also worked with Justsports360.Com, one of our affiliates

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