2013: Academic All-Big Ten ... Named Big Ten Distinguished Scholar following conclusion of academic year ... Played in all 19 matches and started eight ... Tied for team-high 3 goals on the season ... Finished the season with 19 shots and 6 points ...Tallied her third goal of the season, helping NU gain a 1-0 lead on Illinois (10/12) early in the first half ... Goal came at the 4:05 mark as she scored off a rebound opportunity ... Had four shots, including two on goal vs. Illinois ... Scored second goal of the season, third of her career, late in the second half at Indiana (10/4) ... Scored a goal at No. 10 Notre Dame (8/25) on her lone shot of the game.
2012: Academic All-Big Ten ... Played all 19 games, starting 11 ... Started last five games of the season when 'Cats went 3-2-0 to end the year ... Logged 858 minutes, including a season-high 68 minutes as a starter in NU's 2-1 win over Illinois (10/18) ... Season-high two shots vs. Colorado (9/2) and at Wisconsin (10/12).
2011: Academic All-Big Ten ... Played in 19 matches, starting 14 ... Assisted on a goal in NU's match at Saint Mary's (CA) on 9/1 ... Had 12 shots on the year (five on goal), including two against Dayton (8/28) and two vs. Indiana (10/2) ... Logged 1,337 total minutes.
2010: Played in all 19 games and started nine ... Recorded her first career goal against Notre Dame (9/19) ... Goal came 36 seconds after a Fighting Irish score, at the time the sixth-fastest response goal in school history ... Lead the team with four assists on the season, against #3 UCLA (8/29), Illinois State (9/17), Michigan (10/2) and Iowa (10/21) ... Named a CollegeSoccer360.com Primetime Performer for week of August 31 for her role in win over UCLA.
High School: Two-time NSCAA all-Midwest Region and all-state selection (2008-09) ... 2009 all-state tournament team ... three-time team offensive MVP ... Scored 168 points (61 goals, 46 assists) in high school career ... Led Edina to two state tournaments (2007, `09) and three conference championships (2007-09) ... Three-year letterwinner and team captain ... Four-year member of Woodbury Inferno ... Club team is five-time Minnesota state cup champion ... Student council member and honor roll student ... Earned all-state academic excellence award (2007-09).
Personal: Born Julia Segall Sierks ... Daughter of Mamie Segall and Bill Sierks ... Club teammate of Bo Podkopacz ... Has two aunts that attended Northwestern ... Student member of the Edina City Commission ... One of four Northwestern student-athlete representatives at the 2012 Apple Conference, which promotes student-athlete wellness and substance abuse prevention ... Majoring in industrial engineering with a Kellogg certificate in managerial analytics.