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2020-21 Fencing Roster

Julia McKenna


Height 5-3
Class Sophomore
Hometown South Bend, IN
High School John Adams


  • Compiled a 14-2 record after competing at the DeCicco Duals


  • Graduated from John Adams High School in June of 2019
  • Valedictorian of John Adams High and was the International Baccalaureate Full Recipient in 2019
  • Also received the Hoosier Resilience Award from the Indiana University Environmental Resilience Institute and the Community Sustainability Award from Indiana University South Bend in 2019
  • Member of the Escrime du Lac Fencing Club for nine years
  • She was an assistant coach in the Youth Fencing Program and a Junior Olympic Qualifier in 2018
  • Daughter of Mark and Maria McKenna
  • Grandfather (’70), dad (’97) and mom (’97) all attended Notre Dame
  • Grandfather Phil played basketball, Mark played football and Maria was a member of the fencing team at Notre Dame
  • Has three siblings; an older brother, Kieran; a younger brother, Connor and younger sister Analise
  • Majoring in sociology