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Julia Nardone
Julia  Nardone


Glenelg, Md.

High School:


Public Health


Gamecocks Claim Season Opener, Defend Carolina Challenge Crown

Five Gamecocks rank in the top 10, including two freshmen


Gamecocks Take 13th in Packed Crimson Classic Field

South Carolina ranks fifth out of nine SEC teams in the field two weeks ahead of conference meet


South Carolina Claims Decisive Win in Gamecock Invitational

Gamecocks claim 10 of the top 12 spots in the two-mile outing


Gamecocks Post Near Perfect Day in 33rd Winthrop/adidas Invitational

South Carolina wins with 18 points in the Division I standings


South Carolina Tops League with 99 on 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina tops the SEC for ninth-straight year on first-year listing


Carolina Challenge 9/2/17

Shots, provided by Bob Stoner, from the 2017 Carolina Challenge, held at the Sandhill REC course in Columbia, S.C.

Woodrow Scholar
Two-time SEC Academic Honor Roll member (2016-17)

2017 Cross Country (Senior)
Finished 32nd in her only competition, helping the Gamecocks win the team title at the Carolina Challenge with a 5K personal best of 20:10.7.

2017 Track
Did not compete.

2016 Cross Country (Sophomore)
Ran in three races, one of each distance the team participated in during the year ... Finished 29th in the 33rd Winthrop/adidas Invitational among Division I foes (20:55.2) ... Ranked 11th overall in the two-mile Gamecock Invitational field (13:26.05) ... Completed the 6K course in the Crimson Classic in 24:46.1 (201st overall).

2016 Track
Indoors: Ran the mile at two meets ... Finished third at the USC Open #1 with a time of 5:42.39 ... Ran her top time of the season at the Camel City Invite, crossing in 5:40.25.
Outdoors: Did not compete.

2015 Cross Country

Ran in two events for the team ... Had a top finish of 17th at the Carolina Challenge, and a top 5K time of 20:12 at the Winthrop Invite.

HIGH SCHOOL Three-time Maryland Individual State Champion (3200M twice, 1600M once) ... Nine-time Maryland Individual Regional Champion ...13-time Maryland State Championship medalist (including all four Cross Country Seasons) ... Five-time Baltimore Sun All-Metro honoree ... Washington Post All-Met honoree ... Glenelg High School Female Athlete of the Year as a senior ... Captain of the cross country, indoor and outdoor track teams ... Holds six school records, five in track and one in cross country ... Member of National Honor Society, Art National Honor Society, Gladiators on the Horizon and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

PERSONAL The daughter of Nita and Mark ... Has one younger sister, Cara ... Majoring in public health.

Cross Country Personal Records
13:26.05 (10/4/16 Gamecock Invitational)
20:10.7 (9/2/17 Carolina Challenge)
24:46.1 (10/14/16 Crimson Classic)

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