Williams Captures Honor at MSU-Denver￼
Jake Williams (MCHS Class of 2016) was named the Metropolitan State University (MSU) of Denver Senior Male Academic Athlete of the Year for 2022. The award was presented to Williams during this year’s “Rowdy Awards” held on Wednesday, April 27. The annual event recognizes the best of the best in MSU-Denver athletics each year.
Jake is the son of Tony and Beth Williams of Mariposa and has two sisters, Riyn and Shea. Williams plays baseball for the MSU-Denver Roadrunners. He has received other awards and achievements while at MSU-Denver, such as 2021-22 Student-Athlete Advisory Committee representative, 2021 Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the fall and spring semesters, 2021 All-RMAC second team, 2021 NCBWA South Central Region Player of the Week, March 31, 2021 RMAC Player of the Week, March 30, and 2020 Athletic Director’s Honor Roll, fall semester.