2006: Came back from offseason foot injury to earn All-ACC honors in the 5,000m with a third place finish at the ACC Indoor Championships with time of 16:46.01, in one and only race of indoor season
2005: Earned All-America honors with an eighth place finish in the 5,000m at the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Capped off a fantastic year with the second fastest collegiate time in the 5,000m at the USA Outdoor Championships for 13th place ... Qualified for the NCAA Championships with a 15:50.96 for third place in the outdoor 5,000m at the NCAA East Region Championships, earning all-region honors and posting the fastest time in the ACC all season, the third best in the NCAA all season and the fifth fastest time in school history ... ACC Champion in the outdoor 5,000m, also earning All-ACC honors with the first place finish and regionally qualifying in the event ... Also regionally qualified in the 1,500m, posting a 4:20.03 at the Georgia Tech Invitational, the best time on the team and third fastest in the ACC all season ... Took fourth place in the 1,500m at ACC Outdoors, scoring for the Wolfpack ... Ran the anchor leg of the 4x1500m relay that won the Raleigh Relays ... Provisionally qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships in the 3,000m with a 9.23.99 for fourth place at the Alex Wilson Invitational, the fifth fastest time in the ACC all season ... Ran the first leg of the DMR at the ACC Indoor Championships that finished in second place with a school record-breaking time of 11.39.55 ... Took fourth place in the 3,000m at ACC Indoors, just missing All-ACC honors.
2004: Placed 10th at the NCAA Regionals in the 5,000 meters with a time of 16:42.16 ... Recorded a DNF at the NCAA Championships ... Top time in the 5,000 meters was 16:14.82 at Stanford ... Finished eighth at the 2004 Outdoor ACC Championships in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:26.54 ... Top time in the 1,500 meters was 4:19.66 for eighth at Georgia Tech ... Took third in the 1,500 meters in the Raleigh Relays ...Won the 3,000 meters at the Penn Relays with a time of 9:26.78 ...Ran the 800 meters in 2:13.16 in the Raleigh Relays ...Brought home a pair of top-five finishes at the ACC Championships during the indoor season ... Finished fourth at the 2004 Indoor ACC Championships in the mile with a time of 4:51.87, just missing All-ACC honors ...Top time of the season was 4:51.78 in the prelims at the ACCs ...Took third in the mile at Virginia Tech (4:53.27) ...Placed fifth at the ACC Championships in the 3,000 meters with her time of 9:39.70 ...Top time of the season in the 3,000 meters was 9:24.91 for second at Florida ... Also was second at Virginia Tech (9:34.86).
2003: Did not compete.
Prep: Competed for Paul Mobley at Myers Park High School ... Was the 2002 National Champion in the indoor mile ... Only the third woman in state history to win the 3200, 1600 and 800 meter titles in the same state championships meet ... Holds state record for indoor 1000 meters and outdoor 3200 meters ... Won six state titles in track ... Was a 14 time conference champion ... Finished second in state cross country meet in 1999 and 2001 ... Holds nine school records in track and cross country ... Named school MVP as a senior ... A National Merit student ... Daughter of Scott and Margaret Lucas.
Julia Lucas' Collegiate Bests Outdoor Indoor 1,500 Meter 4:19.66 Mile 4:51.78 3,000 Meter 9:26.78 5,000 Meter 15:50.96