Julia Sneden
Julia  Sneden


Charlotte, N.C.

High School:
Providence Day School





Waves Open Season Against San Diego State

Pepperdine has three dual meets on the schedule this season.


Waves Finish PCSC Championships in Fourth

Pepperdine closed the 2017 season at the PCSC Championshps on Saturday.


Waves in Fourth at PCSC Championships

Pepperdine has two more days of competition at the championship meet.


Sneden Grabs Second PCSC Weekly Honor

The Waves have a dual meet scheduled next week.


Waves Close Strong at A3 Performance Invitational

Pepperdine had all but nine swimmers post season or personal best times at the meet.


Swim & Dive vs. San Diego State (10/5)

Swim & Dive vs. San Diego State (10/5)

SOPHOMORE/2016-2017: Scored 63 individual points at the PCSC Championships … Had the fifth-fastest 200 fly in Pepperdine history with a 2:06.16 at the PCSC Championships … Had the fastest 50 fly on the year for the Waves with a 26.20 at the PCSC Championships … Had the fastest 100 fly with a 56.93 at the PCSC Championships … Had the fastest 200 IM with a2:06.60 at the PCSC Championships … Named All-PCSC (4th place/200 fly) … Named All-PCSC honorable mention (9th place/200 IM, 10thplace/100 fly) … Named PCSC Athlete of the Week twice (10/11, 11/22) … Named a Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.

FRESHMAN/2015-16: Scored 39 individual points at the PCSC Championships to help lead the Waves to a fourth-place finish … Earned All-PCSC in the 100 and 200 fly, finishing seventh in the 200 yard event and eighth in the 100 yard event … Also earned All-PCSC honorable mention in the 400 IM … Swam seven personal bests during her freshman campaign.

CLUB: Six-year member of Team Charlotte Swimming ... state, sectional and national-level meet qualifier.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Providence Day School in 2015 ... Plans to study biology and aspires to go on to medical school ... Swam four seasons on the varsity squad ... Two-time team MVP ... Earned all-conference notice as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Earned all-state honors as a senior after placing third in the 200 IM and 100 butterfly ... Also an all-state performer in the 200 IM as a junior after finishing runner up ... Left Providence as the school record holder in the 100 butterfly, 100 breaststroke, 200 IM and 200 medley relay ... Led high school to a runner-up finish at the state championships in 2013.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Sandra and Will Sneden ... Born in San Francisco, Calif. ... Has two siblings, Adam and Gina ... Majoring in sports medicine ... Chose Pepperdine because "the small class size, great team dynamic, location, study abroad options and the Christian faith."

FAVORITES: Luke Kuechly (pro athlete) ... Carolina Panthers (pro sports team) ... The Great Gatsby (book) ... The Breakfast Club (movie) ... Grey's Anatomy and House (tv show) ... John Mayer (musical artist) ... Cupcakes (food) ... Baseball and volleyball (sports other than swimming).

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