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Julia Jane Eskew

Breast
Position
Junior
Class
Nashville, Tenn.
Hometown
Harpeth Hall
High School

Career-Best Times
50 Free:
23.68
100 Free: 51.46
100 Breast: 1:03.96
200 Breast: 2:25.26
100 Fly: 58.36

2019-20
• NCAA Championships cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
• Advanced to the finals in the 100-yard freestyle and 100-yard breaststroke at the Tennessee Invitational
• Recorded season-best time in the 100-yard freestyle and 100-yard breaststroke in the team’s dual meet against NC State
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2018-19
• Recorded three career-best times at the Liberty Last Chance meet, swimming a time of 23.68 in the 50-yard freestyle, 51.46 in the 100-yard freestyle and 1:03.96 in the 100-yard breaststroke
• Placed second in the 50-yard freestyle at the Liberty Last Chance, in addition to finishing fourth in the 100-yard free and 100-yard breaststroke
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• Qualified for the U.S. Open and Zones
• Finished sixth in the 100-yard breaststroke at the Winter Junior Nationals and 10th in the 100-yard breaststroke at the Summer Junior Nationals
• Named National Aquatic Club’s Tate Ramsden Character Award and Leadership Award
• Was named to the All-State and All-Region teams as a freshman, sophomore and junior
• Three-time high school regional and state champion
• Was named a high school All-American freshman, sophomore and junior year
• Swam for Nashville Aquatic Club

Personal
• Daughter of Susan and Joseph Eskew
• Has one brother named William
• Brother, William, ran track and field at North Carolina
• Cousin, Dan Eskew, pitched for the Oakland A’s