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Alex Williams

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Player profile

  • Height 6-6
  • Weight 270
  • Hometown Pickerington, Ohio
  • Last School North
  • Year Rs.-Freshman

Ohio State Overview: Williams is in his second season with the Ohio State football program … he red-shirted the 2018 season as a true freshman for the Big Ten and Rose Bowl champions … he is majoring in fashion and retail studies.

Honors and Awards
2018: OSU Scholar-Athlete

More on Alex: Williams was a consensus three-star recruit and a top 20 player in the state of Ohio … earned honorable mention all-Ohio honors by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association and also earned all-Central District first-team accolades while helping Pickerington North High School to a 10-3 record for head coach Nathan Hillerich … amassed 38 tackles, 13.5 tackles-for-loss, four quarterback sacks, two fumble recoveries and one forced fumble as a senior … was rated the No. 32 weak-side defensive end prospect by 247Sports and he is considered a superb athlete for his size … a member of the Columbus Dispatch all-Metro team … played on both sides of the line during his high school career … parents are Jen and Dan Williams.