Nick Williams
Nick  Williams

Position:
Assistant Coach


04/17/2014

Georgetown Women's Lacrosse 13, Villanova 2

Georgetown Women's Lacrosse 13, Villanova 2 April 17, 2014 Multi-Sport Field | Washington, D.C.

Nick Williams was elevated to assistant coach in 2014 after a one-year stint as a volunteer assistant. Williams came to the Hilltop after serving as an assistant coach at the University of Florida.

In 2016, Georgetown went 6-11 with a mark of 4-3 in BIG EAST Conference play. The squad earned its 10th-consecutive BIG EAST Championship berth, and the Blue & Gray had one player named all-region as well as four All-BIG EAST honorees.

In his first season, Georgetown went 11-9 with a mark of 6-1 in BIG EAST Conference play. The squad advanced to the BIG EAST Championship game and earned an NCAA Tournament berth defeating Johns Hopkins, 9-8, in overtime in the first round. GU fell to the University of North Carolina, 10-8. The Blue & Gray had three players named all-region and six All-BIG EAST honorees.

The following year, GU was the BIG EAST Regular Season Co-Champion.

At Florida, Williams was the defensive coordinator for one season. Williams was involved in all day-to-day activities of the team including scouting, practice planning, film and working with the Florida Lacrosse Summer Camp. He was also instrumental in recruiting.

With Williams, the Gators went 18-3 and appeared in the NCAA Tournament. In 2013, he coached the top four award winners in the conference as well as five All-America honorees.

Williams served two seasons (2010-12) as an assistant coach for the Notre Dame women's lacrosse team and was instrumental with overseeing team defense and team goalkeepers, while also assisting with recruiting, scouting opponents and camps and clinics.

In two seasons with UND, Williams helped compile a 23-15 record as he worked directly with many goalies and defenders who brought in national awards. The Irish were eighth in the country in caused turnovers and 34th in scoring defense in 2012. They finished with a 13-4 record and were eliminated by national champion Northwestern in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

Prior to Notre Dame, he spent a season working with women's lacrosse at his alma mater, Towson, where he was a two-sport athlete in men's lacrosse and football. During his lone season at Towson, Williams helped the women's team to a 13-3 overall record, a first-ever at-large selection to the NCAA Tournament and a final ranking of seventh in the nation, the highest ranking in school history.

Assisting with both the offense and defense, he helped coach the 2010 Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Player of the Year, three First Team All-CAA picks, two second team choices and two all-rookie selections.

As a four-year member of the Tigers men's lacrosse team, Williams played 61 career games and helped Towson to a pair of CAA championships. He scored 29 goals with 22 assists in his career, including a career-best, four-goal game against Cornell in the 2005 NCAA Tournament. Williams graduated in 2008 with a bachelor's degree in sports management.

The Baltimore, Md., native also was a football standout at Towson and is the fifth-leading rusher in school history with 1,985 yards during his career. As a sophomore, Williams rushed for 911 yards in 11 games, including a career-high 169 yards in a win over Delaware. He was a Third Team All-Atlantic 10 selection at running back following his sophomore year.

Additionally, Williams spent time as the assistant coach of women's lacrosse at Pomona College in Claremont, Calif., during the spring of 2009. That previous fall he was the running backs coach at his high school alma mater - Calvert Hall College High School in Baltimore.

He resides in Washington, D.C.

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February 22
L, 13-8
Towson
Cooper Field
RECAP
March 1
5:00 PM
Johns Hopkins
Baltimore, Md.

ESPNU
March 4
3:00 PM
George Mason
Cooper Field
March 11
1:00 PM
Penn
Philadelphia, Pa.
March 18
1:00 PM
Butler
Indianapolis, Ind.
March 22
7:00 PM
Loyola Maryland
Baltimore, Md.
March 25
1:00 PM
Uconn
Storrs, Conn.
April 1
1:00 PM
Temple
Cooper Field

BEDN
Watch
April 5
7:00 PM
Villanova
Villanova, Pa.
April 8
1:00 PM
Vanderbilt
Cooper Field
April 12
2:00 PM
Cincinnati
Cooper Field
April 15
2:00 PM
Marquette
Milwaukee, Wis.
April 22
1:00 PM
Denver
Cooper Field
April 29
1:00 PM
Florida
Gainesville, Fla.
May 4
TBA
Semifinals
Villanova, Pa.
May 6
TBA
Championship
Villanova, Pa.