Julia Gardner
Julia Gardner
Height: 5-5
Year: Gr.
Hometown: Bethesda, Md.
High School: Walter Johnson
Major: Psychology
Minor: Sociology and Educational Studies

2013: CAC All-Academic Team ... Team captain.

2012: CAC All-Academic Team ... Saw action in all eight meets ... Scored points at three races ... Season-best finish of 42nd at Goucher Classic ... Season-best time of 27:43.90 at NCAA Mideast Regionals (at Big Spring HS).

2011: Competed in all eight races ... No. 5/6 runner for the Seahawks ... Personal-best time of 26:25 at Salisbury Fall Classic.

Walter Johnson HS: 2010 graduate ... ran cross country and track for Tom Martin ... four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track ... Personal Best: 6:24 (1-mile).

Personal: Julia Kathryn Gardner ... Dean's List (Spring '13) ... Wants to attend graduate school and work in the field of developmental or educational psychology ... Born November 4, 1992 in Washington, D.C. ... Daughter of Maureen and the late Glenn Gardner ... has an older brother, Matt.

Why St. Mary's?: "Excellent professors, small classes, beautiful campus, in-state tuition."

Best SMCM Sports Moment(s): "Joining the team and making it to regionals." ... "It’s a toss up between finishing 4th on the team during last year’s regional’s meet and becoming a team captain for the 2013 XC season."