Julia Levesque
Julia Levesque
Year: Jr.
Hometown: West Simsbury, Conn.
High School: Simsbury
Position: Hurdles/Sprints

2013: Ran in the 55, 200, 55 hurdles and 60 hurdles…recorded season-best times in the 55 meter (8.40) and 55 hurdles (9.26) at the Harvard Open (Dec. 8), 200 meter (28.50) at the Jay Carisella Invitational (Dec. 1) and 60 hurdles (10.13) at the Crowell Open (Jan. 5).

2012: Ran in the 55, 60, 200, 55 hurdles, 60 hurdles and 100 hurdles…posted season-best times in 55 (8.05) and 55 hurdles (9.00) at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games (Jan .27), 60 (8.48) and 60 hurdles (9.63) at the Harvard Open (Dec. 10), 200 (26.56) at the Holy Cross Invitational (April 21) and 100 hurdles (15.43) at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (May 4)…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Member of the varsity track and field team at Simsbury High School, competing as a sprinter and hurdler…team captain senior year...team MVP senior year...helped team win state championship in 2009...All-State senior season...four-time All-Conference selection…set the school record in the 200 meter dash…competed in state meets from 2008-2010…placed third in hurdling at states in 2011…competed in New England Regional Meet (2011)…also played three seasons of varsity soccer…captained team as a senior.

Personal: Daughter of Alan and Christine Levesque...has one sister, Elise, who was a member of the track and field team at Bates...has not yet declared a major.

 

Levesque's Top Performances

Event Time Meet (Date)
55m 8.05 Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/27/2012)
60m 8.48 Harvard Open (12/10/2011)
200m 26.56 Holy Cross Invitational (4/21/2012)
55m H 9.00 Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/27/2012)
60m H 9.63 Harvard Open (12/10/2011)
100m H 15.43 Patriot League Outdoor Championship (5/4/2012)