Glenn Williams

1977 -

Dual Olympian Glenn Williams won a silver medal for Australia in baseball in 2004. He was one of six players on the Athens team to have played at Sydney 2000, where the team finished seventh. In Athens, Williams, a third baseman, was among Australia’s most consistent performers, hitting 0.297 for the tournament. Australia lost the final 6-2 to Cuba after defeating Japan 1-0 in the semi-finals. From New South Wales, Williams was signed as a 16-year-old by the Atlanta Braves. He has played in the US Major Leagues, making his debut for the Minnesota Twins. His father, Gary, also represented Australia in baseball.

Olympic Results

2004 Athens

Baseball - Men
Preliminaries 0-0, 0-0, 2-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 1-0, 0-0 TPE 3-0 Loss
Preliminaries 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 2-0, 4-0, 0-0 ITA 6-0 Win
Preliminaries 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 3-1, 0-3, 0-0, 3-0, 3-0, 0-0 JPN 9-4 Win
Preliminaries 3-0, 1-0, 0-3, 0-0, 0-0, 1-2, 0-5, 1-1, 0-X GRE 11-6 Win
Preliminaries 9-0, 5-1, 5-0, 1-0, 0-1, 2-0, 0-0 NED 22-2 Win
Preliminaries 0-0, 0-0, 3-0, 2-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 6-0 CAN 11-0 Loss
Preliminaries 0-1, 0-0, 0-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-1, 0-0, 1-X CUB 4-1 Loss
Semifinals 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0 JPN 1-0 Win
Gold Medal Game 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 2-0, 0-1, 4-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-0 CUB 6-2 Loss
Final Placing 2 / 8

2000 Sydney

Baseball - Men
Preliminaries 0-0, 0-1, 4-0, 0-0, 0-0, 2-2, 0-0, 0-1, 0-0 NED 6-4 Loss
Preliminaries 1-1, 1-1, 0-0, 0-1, 0-0, 0-0, 1-0, 2-0, 0-0 KOR 5-3 Win
Preliminaries 1-0, 0-0, 0-3, 0-0, 2-0, 4-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0 JPN 7-3 Loss
Preliminaries 1-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-0, 4-2, 0-0, 4-1, 1-0 RSA 10-4 Win
Preliminaries 0-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-X CUB 1-0 Loss
Preliminaries 0-0, 0-0, 1-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-4, 2-0, 1-1, 2-0, 0-0, 0-0, 2-1 ITA 8-7 Loss
Preliminaries 0-0, 4-0, 1-0, 5-1, 0-0, 1-0, 1-0 USA 12-1 Loss
Final Placing 7 / 8