Jason Williams

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameJason Gerald•Williams
Used nameJason•Williams
Born18 December 1974 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (USA)
Measurements172 cm / 82 kg
AffiliationsLSU Tigers, Baton Rouge (USA)
NOC United States
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1


Jason Williams was an infielder who played college baseball at LSU, helping them win the College World Series in 1996. He was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the 16th round of the 1996 MLB Draft. Williams signed with the Reds but never made it to the major leagues. He was a minor leaguer in a short career that lasted from 1997-2001. Williams did make it to Triple-A ball, playing with the Indianapolis Indians in 1998-99 and the Louisville RiverBats in 2000. During his career, he also played for the Burlington Bees (A 1997), the Chattanooga Lookouts (AA 1997-98), and the Baton Rouge Blue Marlins, an independent league team, in 2001.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1996 Summer Olympics Baseball (Baseball/Softball) USA Jason Williams
Baseball, Men (Olympic) United States 3 Bronze