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Watch Lauryn Williams bring home the baton for Team USA in the prelims of the 4x100m on Thursday. The squad recorded a near-record time to help advance to the finals.

Watch Lauryn Williams bring home the baton for Team USA in the prelims of the 4x100m on Thursday. The squad recorded a near-record time to help advance to the finals.

GOLD MEDAL. Team USA, anchored by Lauryn Williams in yesterday’s prelims, wins gold in the 4x100m relay.

GOLD MEDAL. Team USA, anchored by Lauryn Williams in yesterday’s prelims, wins gold in the 4x100m relay.

Relay Redemption: Williams finishes blazing prelim run
by J. Brady McCollough/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Relay Redemption: Williams finishes blazing prelim run

by J. Brady McCollough/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Anchored by Lauryn Williams, Team USA put up a blazing time to win its heat in the prelims of the 4x100m relay.

Anchored by Lauryn Williams, Team USA put up a blazing time to win its heat in the prelims of the 4x100m relay.

Lauryn Williams will run the anchor leg for the U.S. women’s 4x100 relay in the preliminaries on Thursday. Read the full story in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette here.

Lauryn Williams will run the anchor leg for the U.S. women’s 4x100 relay in the preliminaries on Thursday. Read the full story in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette here.

Amy Deem (far left) and Lauryn Williams (far right) pose with First Lady Michelle Obama at the Olympics.

Amy Deem (far left) and Lauryn Williams (far right) pose with First Lady Michelle Obama at the Olympics.

T’erea Brown, Amy Deem, Brittany Viola and Lauryn Williams

T’erea Brown, Amy Deem, Brittany Viola and Lauryn Williams

Lauryn Williams and T’erea Brown spend some time with Danny Devito and the Lorax.

Lauryn Williams and T’erea Brown spend some time with Danny Devito and the Lorax.

An athlete must be incredibly talented to make it to the Olympic games. To run in those games three times takes an even more extraordinary amount of skill, and Florida has its own Olympic Super Girl in University of Miami alumna Lauryn Williams.
Amy Simpson (Milesplit)
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New post on Lauryn Williams by Michael Casagrande of the Sun Sentinel: “Past Olympic relay troubles not troubling former UM star heading to London Olympics”

New post on Lauryn Williams by Michael Casagrande of the Sun Sentinel: “Past Olympic relay troubles not troubling former UM star heading to London Olympics”