Cal M Swimming & Diving BIO
Trent Williams
Player Profile:
Trent Williams 1251875
Position: Freestyle
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Rancho Bernardo
Experience: 3 Letters
Cal Success:
  • One of Cal's senior leaders in 2015-16 helped lead the Bears to a second-place finish at the 2016 NCAA Championships.
  • Provided one of the more memorable relay splits of the 2016 NCAA Championships when he threw down a 20.06 first 50 in the prelims of the 400 free relay.
  • Made the "A" final of the 200 freestyle at the 2016 NCAA Championships and finished seventh. Also competed in the 100 and 500 free.
  • Helped the Bears win a 2016 Pac-12 title in the 800 free relay.
  • Had Cal's second-fastest time of the 2016 season in the 200 free and third-fastest in the 500 free.
  • Competed in the 100, 200 and 500 freestyle as a junior at the 2015 NCAA championships and placed fifth in the 200. Was also part of the Cal 800 freestyle relay that finished sixth.
  • As a sophomore swam the lead-off leg of the 800 free relay that placed seventh at the 2014 NCAA championships.
  • As a true freshman swam the second leg of the Bears' 800 free relay that placed fourth at the 2013 NCAA championships.

High School/Club/National Success:

  • Was a member of the National Junior Team that competed in Peru, swimming the 200 free and competing on the 800 free relay.
  • Swam at Rancho Bernardo High School, where he was the CIF Champion in the 100 and 200 freestyle, and was his school's athlete of the year.
  • Was a High School All-American three straight years in the 100 and 200 free, as well as a three-time USA Swimming Academic All-American.
  • Was named the 2010 CIF Athlete of the Year in swimming for San Diego County and holds the CIF record in the 200 free (1:37.77).


  • Parents are Richard and Jennifer Williams.
  • Majoring in business and is in the Haas School of Business.
  • Born March 16, 1994, in San Diego, Calif.



100 Free 43.53
200 Free 1:32.80
500 Free 4:16.87


100 Free 50.91
200 Free 1:49.60
400 Free 3:57.80

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