Julie Ju
    Julie Ju


    Shang-hai, China

    Last College:
    Shang-hai Jiao Tong University


    Sprint Free/Breast


    Updated Oct. 24, 2007

    • MVC Swimmer of the Year
    • All-MVC First Team in the 100 Free, 100 Breast, 200 Free relay, 400 Free relay and 800 Free relay
    • MVC Scholar-Athlete selection
    • Three-time MVC Swimmer of the Week honoree
    • Won the 50 Free against Drury, Missouri/Iowa and Evansville/Northern Iowa
    • Won the 500 Free against Evansville
    • Won the 200 Free against Missouri State
    • Won the 100 Free against Drury and at the Missouri Dual Challenge, the Northwestern Invitational and the MVC Championship
    • Won the 100 Breast against Missouri/Iowa and at the Northwestern Invitational and the MVC Championships

    • Joined the team at the beginning of the spring, 2006 semester
    • Earned MVC Co-Swimmer of the Year following the MVC Championship
    • Earned All-MVC First Team honors after winning the 50 Free, 100 Free and 100 Breast
    • Also earned first-team honors after swimming as part of the winning 400 Free Relay and 800 Free Relay teams at the MVC Championship
    • All-MVC Honorable Mention (200 Medley Relay)
    • Also won the 100 Free and 200 Free against Evansville, making her undefeated in the five events that she competed as an individual
    • Her time of 50.54 in the 100 Free set a new SIU record
    • Her time of 23.66 in the 50 Free and 1:04.43 in the 100 Breast are both good enough for fourth all-time at SIU

    Pre-SIU / Shang-hai Jiao Tong University:
    • Competed on the winning 400 Free Relay team at the 2002 Asian Games
    • Part of the winning 400 Free Relay team at the 2001 Chinese National Championship

    • Is an accounting major
    • Transferred to SIU from Shang-hai Jiao Tong University
    • Daughter of Guang Pei Ju and Yuefen Ma
    • Born on Oct. 5, 1983 in Shang-hai, China