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Julia Johnson

Julia  Johnson

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
St. Gabriel, La.

High School:
Math, Science and Arts Academy

Experience:
HS

05/03/2018

Johnson Named SEC Freshman of the Year, Ball Selected All-Freshman

Freshman Duo Nets Five SEC Honors for Ole Miss Women’s Golf

04/24/2018

Johnson’s Top-10 Finish Leads Ole Miss Women’s Golf at SECs

3-Under (69) Final Round Propels Johnson to 8th

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

 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
 • 2018 SEC Freshman of the Year
 • 2018 All-SEC Second Team, All-Freshman Team
 • 2018 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
 • 2018 SEC Golfer of the Week (Feb. 28)
 • 2018 SEC Freshman of the Week (Mar. 28, Apr. 16)

 • 2018 NCAA San Francisco Regional - Top 3
 • 2017 Magnolia Invitational - Individual Champion, Team Champions
 • 2018 Rebel Beach Invitational - Individual Champion
 • 2018 Rainbow Wahine Invitational - Top 3, Team Champions
 • 2018 Palmetto Intercollegiate - Top 5, Team Champions



2017-18 (FRESHMAN)
SPRING:
Competed in all eight spring events ... 2018 SEC Freshman of the Year ... Named to All-SEC Second Team and All-Freshman Team ... Competed in 2018 NCAA Championship ... Recorded 10 straight top-20 finishes ... Shot a career-best 5-under (67) in NCAA San Francisco Regional to tie for third, lead Ole Miss to its first ever NCAA Championship berth ... Used 3-under (69) final round to finish eighth at the SEC Championship, the best finish ever by a Rebel freshman in the conference tournament ... Tied for 17th at Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic to take SEC Freshman of the Week ... Tallied top-10 finish at Henssler Intercolleigate and was named SEC Freshman of the Week ... Tied for 17th at Evans Derby Experience ... Notched T18 finish at SunTrust Gator Invitational ... Secured individual title, led Ole Miss to runner-up finish at Rebel Beach invitational to earn SEC Player of the Week honors. 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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