- Julia Cohen
- 5' 7"
- Philadelphia, Pa. (Laurel Springs)
Major: Social & Behavioral Sciences
CAREER NOTES: enrolled at the University of Florida in January of 2008 … the third different Gator from Philadelphia, joining Lisa Raymond and Traci Green
PRIOR TO FLORIDA
Extremely accomplished and successful junior player, reaching a combined career-high of No. 4 in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) junior world rankings on June 11, 2007 … has been ranked as high as No. 360 in the WTA Tour professional singles rankings (April 23, 2007) and No. 771 in doubles (December 3, 2007) … competed in 12 Junior Grand Slam events, highlighted by her showing at the 2007 Australian Open Junior Championships where she reached the doubles final with Poland's Urszula Radwanska, falling to Russia's Evgeniya Rodina and Arina Rodionova, 2-6, 6-3, 6-1 … during that same 2007 Australian Open Junior, advanced to the round of 32 of the singles draw … played in the qualifying draw of the 2004 and 2005 Women’s U.S. Open … won the $10K ITF/Mexico City in 2004 … finalist at the $25K ITA/ Mexico City in 2007 … won three Grade A and numerous other ITF tournaments … three-time member of the U.S. Junior Fed Cup team … accumulated over 12 Gold Balls in national competition … won the singles and doubles titles at the 2007 Grade A International Casablanca Junior Cup … ranked No. 1 in the 2002 USTA 12s and 14s … during the 2006 season when she ranked as high as No. 7 in the ITF World Junior rankings, Cohen captured the Copa Graiman singles championship, reached the doubles quarterfinals of The Junior Championships at Wimbledon and at the Girls' 18 USTA National Championships … coached in Miami, Fla., by Pablo Arraya, a former professional player who reached No. 30 in the ATP rankings.