Megan Williamson
Megan Williamson
Height: 5-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn.
High School: Blackman HS
Major: Journalism

In Fall 2015 (Junior): Williamson competed in five of the six fall events, tallying 12 rounds of play… posted a season-low round of 75 in the opening round of the UAB Fall Beach Blast (Nov. 2-3)… finished with a 75-78=153 for her lowest 36-hole score of the season at the same event… carded a season-best 79-81-76=236 54-hole final at the Blue Raider Invitational (Oct. 19-20)… helped break the program’s 18-hole scoring record with a team score of 290 in the first round of The Fall Invitational… also helped shatter the 54-hole scoring mark with a final team total of 888 at The Fall Invitational… wrapped up fall play with a scoring average of 79.67.

In Spring 2015 (Junior): Williamson started all six tournaments in the spring, totaling 15 rounds of action… tallied three top 10 finishes, including tying for third with a 75 at The Colonel Classic (Apr. 3-4)… tied for fifth place with a 76-74-78=228 at the Murray State Invitational (Apr. 10-11)… recorded an 81-77-76=234 to tie for 18th overall at the OVC Championships (Apr. 20-22)… posted a season-low 36-hole score of 154 at the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate (Mar. 16-17)… named a team captain and took home the team’s Best Putter award… finished in the top 20 in the OVC in scoring average with a mark of 77.97 for the year.

In Fall 2014 (Junior): Williamson started all five fall events for Tech, finishing 14 rounds of play… broke the program’s 54-hole scoring record, which was set earlier in the season by Whitney Robertson and broken by Maddi Everts a month later, carding a 76-70-72=218 at the Blue Raider Invitational (Oct. 20-21)… took home All-Tournament accolades with a third place finish at the event, leading to her first career adidas® OVC Female Golfer of the Week award… carded her career-best low-18 score of 70 at the event… also recorded a top 20 finish at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate (Oct. 13-14), tying for 16th overall with a 78-78=156… finished the fall with a career-best stroke average of 77.21.

In Spring 2014 (Sophomore): Williamson continued to play in every spring tournament for the Golden Eagles… tied for 15th at the Bison Invitational (Mar. 10-11) by carding a 82-88=170… nabbed another top 20 finishes at the EKU Colonel Classic (Apr. 4-5)… totaled 26 rounds of play through the season and ended with an average of 80.62.

In Fall 2013 (Sophomore): Williamson played in all five tournaments of the fall season… earned her low round of 74 at the MTSU Blue Raider Invitational (Oct. 21-22)… helped Tech place in the top 10 of the same tournament… finished the fall season with a 79.69 stroke average.

In Spring 2013 (Freshman): Williamson finished up her first collegiate season with an average score of 81.08… earned top 25 finishes in three of her final four tournaments, including a 23rd place finish at the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate (Mar. 17-19)… helped lead the Golden Eagles to a first place finish at the same tournament… also nabbed top 25 finishes at the Samford Women’s Intercollegiate (Mar. 8-9) and the Ohio Valley Conference Championship (Mar. 21-23)… received the team's Impact Award for her efforts in her freshman campaign.

In Fall 2012 (Freshman): Williamson qualified for all five tournaments, totaling 12 rounds of play… her low round of 73 came in the first round of the Great Smokies Intercollegiate (Sept. 17-18)… finished tied for 16th in the same event with a 73+78=151.

High School:  Williamson was a four-year letterwinner on the varsity golf team at Blackman High School… played under Coach Seth Burt… in her final season, finished 13th in the TSSAA state tournament and was named the Daily News Journal Female Golfer of the Year… earned all-district honors each year for Rutherford County… as a senior, won the first flight of the Tennessee State Women’s Amateur and finished runner-up in the same tournament and flight in her junior year… graduated Summa Cum Laude.

Personal: Daughter of Todd and Jodi Williamson… born on July 29, 1994… full name is Megan Lynn Williamson.

Academic: Majoring in communication with a concentration in journalism… named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll seven times and the OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll three times… earned the OVC Medal of Honor for the 2013-14 academic year… honored as the recipient of the President’s Award in 2015… recognized as a WGCA All-American Scholar for 2014-15.

Honors & Awards:

  • 2014-15 President’s Award
  • 2014-15 OVC Female Golfer of the Week (Oct. 22)
  • 2015 Murray State Invitational All-Tournament Team
  • 2015 The Colonel Classic All-Tournament Team
  • 2014 Blue Raider Invitational All-Tournament Team