Senior Julia Quinn

Irish Swimmer Julia Quinn Named To CoSIDA Academic All-District Second Team

May 24, 2007

NOTRE DAME, Ind.- Julia Quinn (Evanston, Ill./Evanston), who graduated earlier this month with 3.87 cumulative grade-point average, was one of 10 females athletes named to the 2006-07 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District V University Division Women’s At-Large Second Team, announced today, May 24, by the College Sports Information Director of America (CoSIDA).

Quinn, a graduate of the College of Arts & Letters with a degree in classics, was one of three Notre Dame athletes selected to the women’s at-large team (Mary Carpenter-First Team; Meghan Murphy-Second Team).

The women’s at-large program covers nominees from 13 different sports, while each school can nominate a maximum of three student-athletes. District V includes Division I schools in Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota and Wisconsin, as well as the Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Ontario. The team was voted on by members of CoSIDA from District V.

In her final campaign, Quinn was the BIG EAST Championship in the 100 and 200 breaststroke, while also being an all-BIG EAST selection in the 200 and 400 medley relay. Quinn also qualified for the NCAA Championships in three events (200 individual medley, 100 breaststroke and 400 medley relay) and was named the co-Rockne Student-Athlete Award winner from the Notre Dame Club of St. Joseph Valley.