Julia Portmann
Julia Portmann
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Palatine, Ill.
High School: William Fremd
Major: Biology, Environmental Science

Collegiate Swimming Awards
2019 Thomas Reeder Spedden Award
2019 Doris T. Bell '50 Award
2018 Overall Centennial Conference Co-Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year 
2019 Google Cloud Academic All-American Women's At-Large Third Team (as selected by CoSIDA)
2x Google Cloud Academic All-District II Women's At-Large Team (as selected by CoSIDA) (2018, 2019)
2018 Centennial Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year for Women's Swimming
5x All-Centennial Conference (2016: 400 freestyle relay honorable mention; 2017: 500 freestyle honorable mention, 400 freestyle relay honorable mention, 800 freestyle relay honorable mention; 2018: 400 freestyle relay honorable mention)
2x Academic All-Centennial (2017, 2018)
3x Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll (2017, 2018, 2019)
2x Team Most Valuable (2016, 2019)
2x Centennial Conference Swimmer of the Week (11/7/16, 1/29/18)
2x CollegeSwimming.com Conference Swimmer of the Week (11/15/17, 12/13/17)
10x Shorewoman of the Week (11/10/15, 12/7/15, 2/2/16, 11/8/16, 1/24/17, 1/31/17, 11/7/17, 12/5/17, 12/4/18, 2/26/19)
3x Goose Nation TV Shorewomen Swimmer of the Meet

Washington College Top-Ten All-Time Individuals 
3rd - 200 freestyle - 1:54.23
3rd - 500 freestyle - 5:03.55
3rd - 1650 freestyle - 17:40.51
3rd - 1000 freestyle - 10:41.10
7th - 100 freestyle - 53.87 
9th - 50 freestyle - 25.11

Washington College Relay Records
800 freestyle relay - 7:50.03

Team captain ... AT WC: Placed fifth in the 1650 freestyle, seventh in the 500 freestyle, and eighth in the 200 freestyle at the 2019 Centennial Conference Championships ... won silver in the 400 freestyle relay and bronze in the 1650 freestyle and 800 freestyle relay, placed fifth in the 500 freestyle, and finished 13th in the 200 freestyle at the 2018 Centennial Conference Championships ... won silver in the 500 freestyle, bronze in the 200 and 1650 freestyles, silver in the 400 and 800 freestyle relays at the 2017 Centennial Conference Championships ... won silver in the 400 freestyle relay and bronze in the 200 and 800 freestyle relays, placed fourth in the 500 and 1650 freestyles, and took fifth in the 200 freestyle at the 2016 Centennial Conference Championships.

BEFORE WC: Was a team captain at William Fremd High School where she was a school-record holder, conference champion, sectional champion, and NISCA All American in the 400 freestyle relay ... placed eighth in the state in 400 freestyle relay ... was inducted into the National Honor Society ... was an Academic Scholar and AP Scholar with Distinction ... was a Seven Semester A Honor Roll student and received a National Merit Scholarship Program Letter of Commendation.

ALSO: Is German Club President, President of Garden Club, President of Cater Society, a member of Student Environmental Alliance, an Applied Ecology TA, an Honor Board panelist, and a Presidential Fellow at WC ... volunteers at the Kent County Humane Society.