Williams Blog: Fast Teddy

By Chris Williams, Publisher — May 6, 2011 – 9:41 a.m.

Future Cyclone Teddy Lampkin is ready ready ready ready, ready to run.

Lampkin, a member of Iowa State’s 2011 football recruiting class (a wide receiver), won two gold medals in Omaha’s Metro Conference track and field championships on Wednesday.

According to the Omaha World Herald, Lampkin recorded a 100-meter dash time of 10.79, which he referred to as a "personal best."

Lampkin also won the long jump competition, with a leap of 23-3 1/4.

Not too shabby Teddy.

I can’t wait to see this guy in a Cyclone uniform. Holy smokes he can run.

Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football’s postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines’ top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO.

Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio.

When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.