#WNSTSweet16 Greatest Local Olympic Sport Athletes

February 04, 2014 | Luke Jones

15. Bernard Williams, track and field 

A graduate of Carver, Williams became one of Baltimore’s most decorated track and field athletes after he was a part of the gold-winning 400-meter relay team at the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney. This preceded another gold in the 400-meter relay in the 2003 world championships.

Williams also found individual Olympic fame in collecting the silver medal in the 200-meter dash in the 2004 Olympics in Athens. He added another silver medal to his trophy case in the 100-meter dash at the 2001 world championships.


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