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NORDIC: Williams named OUA’s Peak Performer of the Week

Written by Ontario University Athletics

Photo by Lakehead Thunderwolves

BURLINGTON, ON – Zoë Williams has been named Ontario University Athletics (OUA) Peak Performer of the Week, presented by Investors Group, for the period ending February 27, 2018.

Zoë Williams – 3rd Year Carleton Ravens Nordic Skiing

Williams had a sensational weekend for the Ravens at the 2018 OUA Nordic Skiing Championships in Thunder Bay, leading the Carleton women’s squad to a third straight conference title.

Williams exploded out of the gate on Day 1, winning the 5km Classic Interval Start by 50.2 seconds. The following day, the third-year Neuroscience and Mental Health major led the Ravens to a first-place finish in the Women’s Classic Relay alongside teammates Alyssa Stowe and Emily Jones. Williams continued her pursuit of excellence on Day 3, winning the 10km Mass Free Start to complete an impressive treble.

Williams, a native of Cantley, QC, won the women’s individual overall title and was named an OUA All-Star for the second year in a row.