Julia Rivera
    Julia Rivera


    Rockville, Md.

    High School:
    Our Lady of Good Counsel




    BIG EAST Announces 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team

    166 Friars named to 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team


    Four Friars Qualify For The BIG EAST Championships In Loss To Bryant University

    Freshmen shine for the Friars despite loss to in-state rival Bryant University.

    2010-11: Scored 108.75 points...Saw first action on October 15, 2010 against Lehigh...Set the season-best time in the 100m breast (1:20.21) on October 30, 2010 against Fairfield...Swam the second leg of the season-best 200m (2:07.79) and 200y (1:50.68) medley relays...Qualified for and competed in the 200y medley relay, 100y breast and 200y breast at the BIG EAST Championships.

    High School: Four-year varsity swimmer...Captained her senior year squad...Earned the Falcon Award in 2010 for commitment and dedication to the team...Helped her team to four WMPPSL championships, four Catholic National Championships and one Metros Championship...Awarded a Gazette Honorable Mention...Honor Roll student throughout.

    Personal: Born September 24, 1992...Daughter of Linn and Sam Rivera...Has three brothers, Jordan, John and Jake, and one sister, Jessica, a recent graduate of South Carolina...Her older brother, Jordan, swims for Providence...Elementary/Special Education major.