Novak On Graca: Julia has contributed to the team's success in both singles and doubles. She is coming more and more into her own and I believe Julia will be the pleasant surprise this year.
Fall 2006: Won the flight B doubles with fellow Terp Brooke Rogers at the Maryland Invitational ... picked up two doubles victories with Rogers at the William & Mary Invitational ... went 5-1 with Rogers in doubles.
Spring 2006: Had one ACC victory against #75 Boston College at the #5 position ... had 10 wins at the #3 position in doubles.
Fall 2005: Captured the flight B doubles title with Neda Mihneva at the Maryland Invitational ... had two singles victories against ACC teams at the William and Mary Invitational ... advanced in the flight B doubles bracket of the William and Mary Invitational with Mihneva.
Spring 2005: Captured five victories in her first season with the Terps including four victories in ACC play ... won her final three ACC contest to help propel the Terps to a strong finish in conference play.
Fall 2004: Won her first two matches in her collegiate career at the Maryland Invitational before falling to teammate Jennifer Dent in the semifinals.
Before Maryland: Won the ITF doubles in Burlington ... won the under 18 Ontario Provincial Championship in doubles ... ranked ninth in the under 16 age group ... ranked in the top 20 nationally in the under 18 age group.
Personal: Parents are Marcello and Maria Graca... enjoys snowboarding, watching hockey, going to concerts, and watching movies ... favorite athlete is teammate Neda Mihneva ... also recruited by Ohio State, Auburn, Alabama, and New Mexico.