Julie Bennion Athlete Profile

Julie Bennion

Position: Sprints Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 1994-1996 | 1999 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT Last School: Highland High School

Personal

  • Parents are John and Sondra
  • English major
  • Hobbies include cooking, rollerblading, outdoor activities
  • Honor student at Highland High School

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Highland High School
  • Lettered in track four times and basketball once
  • All-State three years in the 400m
  • 400m state champion in 1993 (Utah State record of 56.15)
  • Served a mission to Bordeaux France

1994 | Freshman Year

All-WAC indoors for running a leg on BYU's winning distance medley relay team (12:37.70)...All-WAC outdoors for running a leg on BYU's winning 4x400m relay team in a school record time of 3:41.37...Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete.

1995 | Sophomore Year

On WAC Indoor Championships second place mile relay team...All-WAC indoor and outdoor...Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete.

1996 | Junior Year

Outdoor WAC Champion in the 400m...ran a BYU record :54.24...member of WAC Champion 4x400m relay and BYU record-holding team...Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete.

1999 | Senior Year

Earned All-American honors for her part in helping the distance medley relay team to a second place finish at the NCAA Indoor Championships...All-WAC indoors for running a leg on BYU's second place 4x400m relay team.