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JULIA HUNT
  • Distance
  • Senior
  • Lake Wales, Fla. (Lake Wales)

PERSONAL RECORDS
INDOORS

3,000m: 11:20.34- 2001 Florida Intercollegiates, Gainesville, Fla.
OUTDOORS
3,000m: 11:28.40 - Florida Field Event Classic, Gainesville, Fla.
5,000m: 19:07.79 - SEC Triangular, Baton Rouge, La.

2001 AS A SENIOR: Best of 11:20.34 (3,000m)... Competed in four meets (one indoors, three outdoors)... Fifth in the Florida Field Event Classic 3,000m... Fourth at the Gator Twi-Light... Set a personal best of 19:07.79 in the 5,000m at the SEC Triangular... Finished 23rd in the 3,000 (11:20.34) at the Florida Intercollegiates.

PRIOR TO FLORIDA: Has a personal record of 5:34 in the 1600m... Also attended Erskine College in Due West, S.C.... Was a member of the 1997 CVAC cross country championship team at Erskine... Earned All-CVAC in cross country at Erskine... Was also a member of the tennis team at Erskine... 1996 Female Athlete of the Year at Lake Wales High in 1996... Female Distance Runner of the Year in track at Lake Wales.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 31, 1978... Transferred to Florida to go to physical therapy school... Suffered a deep cut on her knee that required five stitches and eventually developed into bursitis several years ago... Wishes the marathon would be an event in collegiate track and field... Most admires the pastor at her family's church... Has a brother that was a Florida state tennis champion in doubles in high school... Has two younger sisters that play softball... Has had grandparents, parents, aunts, uncles and cousins all attend Florida... Has a brother, Daniel and two sisters Peggy and Rachel... Daughter of Frank and Laura Hunt.

Major: Physical Therapy


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