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Julia Merwin

Julia Merwin

AA | Fr. | 5-4 | Frederick, Md. | Governor Thomas Johnson High

Strong on each event, but especially skilled on vault … determined gymnast … should add depth to several lineups … has always known she wanted to be a Mountaineer gymnast.

Club Gymnastics

  • Four-year level 10 gymnast from Frederick Gymnastics Club, the same training center as current Mountaineer sophomore Carly Galpin
  • 2016 Junior Olympics National Championships qualifier
  • Six-time Region 7 Championships qualifier
  • Placed third on floor and vault at the 2016 Region 7 Level 10 Championships
  • Finished fourth on vault and balance beam and in the all-around at the 2016 Level 10 Maryland State Championships
  • State champion on floor and finished second in the all-around at the 2013 Maryland Level 10 State Championships
  • Member of the Region 7 Eastern National Team
  • National Honor Society member at Governor Thomas Johnson High

Personal

  • Daughter of Brock and Teresa Merwin
  • Birthday is April 25
  • Has one brother
  • Pre-sport and exercise psychology major 
Year Meets AA Total Points
2017
12 0 194.375
Career 12 0 194.375
       
 
 
Career Highs
Vault 9.825
vs. No. 16 George Washington, No. 24 Eastern Michigan and Pitt (3/5/17)  
Floor Exercise  9.85
vs. Denver, Temple and Towson (1/29/17)
vs. Iowa State and Maryland (2/26/17)
     

Meet the Gymnasts: Julia Merwin

By Alyssa Cantisani | December 15, 2016

Freshman Julia Merwin was a four-year level 10 gymnast at the Frederick Gymnastics Club. Merwin also was a 2016 Junior Olympics National Championships qualifier.