ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Julianne Chu
Julianne Chu
Year: Freshman
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: The Chapin School

2011-12 (Freshman):
Finished the season 14-2 overall, including 7-2 in the No. 8 position ... Went 4-2 in Ivy League contests ... Opened her college career with wins in the No. 5 position against opponents from Stanford and Williams Nov. 18 ... Moved to 3-0 with a sweeping win over Kensy Balch of Dartmouth Nov. 30 ... Helped the Crimson to a 8-1 win over No. 5 Trinity Jan. 21 with a 3-1 win over Chanel Erasmus in the No. 8 spot ... Went 3-0 in the Howe Cup in the No. 8 position, including a 3-1 win over Lillian Fast of Yale, to help Harvard earn its 13th national championship Feb. 26

Before Harvard:
Member of the U.S. Junior National team in 2009 and member of the U.S. Squash National Team in 2011 … Played the No. 1 position at The Chapin School … Also the No. 1 player on the badminton team … Represented Team USA in the CanAm: Battle of the Border … Three-time Hyder Trophy champion … Won the Athletic Association of Independent Schools 2010 badminton tournament and led team to AAIS badminton team championships in 2008 and 2010 … Two-time U.S. Squash Scholar-Athlete … Earned magna cum laude in National Latin Examination … Sister, Elizabeth, is the captain for the Columbia squash team … Sister, Jennifer, was a member of the Cornell squash team and graduated in 2010 … Other interests include travel, culture and food.