Name: Chrishuna Williams
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 800-meter
Height: 5-3
Weight: 120
DOB: 3/31/1993
Birthplace: Bossier City, La.
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: DeSoto High School (DeSoto, Texas) ‘11
College: University of Arkansas ‘15, Human Development and Life Science
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 35th
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 USA Outdoor Championships, 17th (800m)
  • 2013 NCAA Indoor Championships, 1st (4x400m)
Personal: Daughter of Timothy and Christeen Williams...Has two sisters, Mackenzie and Timekia...Ten-time NCAA All-American at the University of Arkansas...Arrived at UA as a 400-meter runner, but transitioned to the 800 as a senior...Qualified for the 2016 Olympic Games in the 800 in only her second year competing in the event...Serves as a part-time substitute teacher at a private school, working with students ages 1-12 ...Aspires to be a child life specialist and help hospitalized children.