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Julia Johnson

Julia  Johnson

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
St. Gabriel, La.

High School:
Math, Science and Arts Academy

Experience:
HS

04/19/2018

Ole Miss Women’s Golf Jumps Two Spots as Johnson Enters Top 15

Freshman Shoots Even Par, Sits Tied for 12th

04/16/2018

Ole Miss’ Julia Johnson Earns Third SEC Weekly Honor

Record-Breaking Weekend Earns Johnson Co-Freshman of the Week

03/31/2018

Ole Miss' Julia Johnson Named SEC Freshman of the Week

First Rebel to Win both Golfer and Freshman of the Week

03/27/2018

Women’s Golf Grabs Runner-Up Finish in Henssler Intercollegiate

Harris Finishes T2 as One of Three Rebels in Top 10

03/20/2018

Two Rebel Rookies Finish in Top 25 at Evans Derby Experience

Freshmen Johnson and Ball Finish Top 25 Among 29 Top-100 Golfers

2017 MAGNOLIA INVITATIONAL CHAMPION
2017 PALMETTO INTERCOLLEGIATE TOP 5
2017 RAINBOW WAHINE INVITATIONAL TOP 5

2017-18 (FRESHMAN)
FALL:
Competed in all five fall events ... Led Ole Miss with 53 birdies in fall season ... Averaged 72.8 through five events ... Closed fall with a third consecutive top-five finish at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational, shooting 71-70-72--213 to tie for third ... Contributed to the team's third consecutive tournament win at Leilehua Golf Course ... Logged second career top-five finish, shooting 70-77-72--219 (+3) to finish fourth at the Palmetto Intercollegiate ... Contributed to the team's come-from-behind victory at Turtle Point Golf Club ... Won a two-hole playoff at Old Waverly Golf Club to win the 2017 Magnolia Invitational, her first collegiate victory ... Shot 68-69-72--209 to contribute to the lowest team score in a tournament win in program history ... Established new personal-bests for single-round, tournament score and finish in Magnolia team/individual title sweep ... Became the first freshman to win a 54-hole tournament in school history ... Finished 8-over at the Lady Paladin Invitational for a career-best 224 tournament score ... Shot 2-under (71) in Round 2 of her collegiate debut at the Ocean Course Invitational ... Finished T22nd as part of a top-5 team finish.

PRIOR TO OLE MISS
No. 1 ranked junior player in Louisiana ... Four-time LHSAA state champion ... 2015 Louisiana Amateur Champion ... Two-time Louisiana Junior Amateur Champion ... 2014 All-State Sugar Bowl Champion ... Finished third at 2017 North and South Junior ... Finished second at 2016 North and South Junior ... Three Top 3 finishes in AJGA events ... Finished fourth in 2009 US Kids World Championship ... 2015 Louisiana Champions Invitational winner, course and tournament record holder 64 (7-under) ... Holds Louisiana high school record for lowest round at 8-under (64) ... Two-time Louisiana state team member.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Carolyn and Chuck Johnson … Born on April 27, 1999 … Majoring in Business (Economics).

GETTING TO KNOW JULIA
Favorite color: Pale pink … Favorite sport outside of golf: Basketball … Favorite classroom subject: English … Favorite pro golfers: Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka … Favorite other sport athlete: Roger Federer … Favorite pro sports team: Chicago Cubs … Favorite song: Fans- Kings of Leon … Favorite movie: The Dark Knight … Three things I can’t live without: Spotify, Netflix, Shopping … Favorite TV show: The Office … Favorite thing to eat: Ice Cream … Favorite quote: “It is not length of life, but depth of life,” - Ralph Waldo Emerson … Best thing about Ole Miss: The people … Favorite golf course: English Turn, New Orleans … Favorite club in my bag: 7 iron … Favorite historical figure: Ralph Waldo Emerson … Favorite childhood toy: My stuffed animal, Spirit … Favorite thing to do outside of golf: Taking naps … Favorite candy: Yorks

JOHNSON BY THE NUMBERS

YEAR ROUNDS AVG.
2017-18 15 72.80


CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Low 18 68 (Magnolia Invitational, 2017-18)
Low 54 209 (Magnolia Invitational, 2017-18)
Best Individual Finish 1st (Magnolia Invitational, 2017-18)
Top 5 Finishes 3
Top 10 Finishes 3
Top 20 Finishes 3

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