Channing Williamson
Channing  Williamson

Kennesaw, Ga.

High School:
North Cobb HS





2013-14 Pepperdine Athletics Year in Review

The school year was highlighted by sand volleyball's national championship and baseball's postseason run.


Track Teams Wrap Up UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational

Pepperdine has run at five meets this season and will next be in action on Saturday at Cal Poly.


Track Continues Strong Spring Season at Ben Brown Invitational

Lindsay Sheaffer broke her own school record in the 800 and Tori Occhipinti just missed the record in the 100 hurdles.


Three Second-Place Finishes for Track in Riverside

Lindsay Sheaffer, Elle Lemco and Nick Blanchard lead the Waves.


Lemco, 4x800 Relay Team Highlight Track Team in Georgia

Elle Lemco won the women's 5,000 meters by nearly two minutes.


Track at Ben Brown Invitational (3/15/2014)

Jeff Golden's photos of the Waves at the Cal State Fullerton-hosted event.


Track at Westmont (2/22/2014)

Jeff Golden's photos of the Waves' season opening meet vs. Westmont and UC Santa Barbara.


Track at UC Irvine Invitational (3/23/2013

Stephen Wandzura's photos of the Waves in action at UC Irvine.

PEPPERDINE TRACK 2014: Competed at six meets as a senior ... Had the team's top time in the 400 meters, running 1:00.86 at Riverside CC (3/8) ... That moved her into #3 on the school's all-time top-five list ... Also ran the 200 meters, with a best time of 27.21 (UC Irvine, 3/21) ... Was part of the team's fastest 4x200 and 4x400-meter relay teams of the season.

PEPPERDINE TRACK 2013: Ran at seven of eight track meets as a junior ... Was part of the school-record-setting 4x400-meter relay team that ran 4:01.38 at Pomona-Pitzer (4/13) ... Ran the 200 meters five times with a best of 27.42 at Cal State L.A. (4/6) ... Ran the 400 meters six times with a best of 61.22 at Cal State L.A.

PEPPERDINE TRACK 2012: Studied abroad at Pepperdine's London program as a sophomore.

PEPPERDINE TRACK 2011: Competed in the 800m run at the Pomona-Pitzer and Cal Poly Invitationals as a freshman, posting a season best of 2:34.70.

PEPPERDINE XC 2012: Made her cross country debut as a junior and ran at one meet ... Posted a 24:11.3 in the 5k at the UC Riverside Open.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from North Cobb High School, located in Kennesaw, Ga., in 2010... Named the track and field team's Newcomer of the Year as a senior ... Ran the 800m ... Varsity soccer and cross country letterwinner ... Qualified for playoffs with soccer team as a junior ... Placed third at regional cross country meet and advanced to state championships ... Made honor roll all four years.

PERSONAL: Born in Baton Rouge, La. ... Daughter of Antar and Karenea ... Sister to Peighton ... Cousin of Glen Davis, who plays in the NBA ... Mother, Karenea, ran track for LSU ... Political science major ... Chose to attend Pepperdine because "I fell in love with the school and I knew it was where I was supposed to be."

FAVORITES: Hobbies include playing soccer, reading, eating and watching TV ... Favorites include LeBron James (pro athlete), New Orleans Saints (pro team), The Dark Knight Rises (movie), Game of Thrones (TV show), Drake (musical artist) and soccer (sport besides running).

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