Elisha Williams

Elisha Williams received a full scholarship to play stand-up basketball at San Jose State. Multiple knee injuries forced her to leave the game and return to the University of Alberta.
Williams was recruited to play wheelchair basketball in 2005. She joined the senior national team in 2007 and helped Canada win a silver medal at the Parapan American Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as an alternate. She also was part of the team that won a bronze at the 2010 World Championships and silver at the 2011 Parapan Ams in Guadalajara, Mexico.
In 2008 Williams received one of the BC Premier’s Athletic Awards given to athletes who, through their commitment to hard work and excellence, have left their mark on the province.

Medals

GamesSportEventMedal
2011 Guadalajara Parapan AmsWheelchair BasketballWheelchair Basketball - Womensilver
2007 Rio Parapan AmsWheelchair BasketballWheelchair Basketball - Womensilver

Summary

Games Sport Event Result
2012 London Paralympics Wheelchair Basketball Wheelchair Basketball - Women 6
Games Sport Event Result
2011 Guadalajara Parapan Ams Wheelchair Basketball Wheelchair Basketball - Women 2
2007 Rio Parapan Ams Wheelchair Basketball Wheelchair Basketball - Women 2