stop
Stay Connected with Duke Athletics

Julia

Gianneschi

JuliaGianneschiZoom
Foil
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: Woodward Academy

Bio

Honors: NCAA Championship Qualifier (Foil - 2018) ... NCAA Mid-Atlantic/South Regional Qualifier (Foil - 2018) ... All-ACC Academic Team (2018) ... ACC Academic Honor Roll (2018)

2018: Concluded her rookie campaign by qualifying to the NCAA Championships with a 57-20 overall ledger in foil to lead the fencing team in victories … Posted a sixth-place finish at the ACC Championships and eighth at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic/South Regional … Concluded the year in 19th on the national stage … Opened the year with 11 victories at the Penn State Duals and followed up at the Philadelphia Invitational with 10 wins … Led the foil squad with a 22-4 overall ledger at the Northwestern Duals … Helped the women’s foil team to a 23-5 overall record … Named to the All-ACC Academic team.

Prep: Member of the Athletic Club Northeast under Walid Mahran … placed fifth in Division 1A women’s foil at the 2017 Summer National Championships to earn a B17 rating … top U.S. finisher (14th overall) at the 2014 Challenge CEP Marathon Fleuret in Cadet Women’s Foil in Paris, France … third place in Division II Women’s Foil at the 2014 April North American Cup … United States Fencing Association’s All-Academic Team (2013-17) … U.S. Fencing Connor Porter Memorial Scholarship winner … member of the National Honor Society and National Spanish Honor Society … Gold Eagle award winner all four years of high school, which is given to a student with a GPA of 3.8 or higher).

Personal: Daughter of Lisa and Paul Gianneschi … born October 25, 1998 … has one sister, Anna.

YEAR  RECORD   WIN %   ACC   REGIONAL   NCAA 
2018 57-20 .740 6th 8th 19th
TOTAL  57-20 .740      
View Full Bio
Fencing ACC Championship Ring Presentation
Duke Baseball Radio Show with Chris Pollard - April 9, 2018
2018 NCAA Fencing Championship