Women's Track and Field Roster

Julia Severson

Year So.
Event Distance
Hometown St. Cloud, Minn.
High School Sauk Rapids-Rice

Year: Sophomore
What events are you in? Are you in both cross country and track and field? I am on both the cross country and distance track team.
Where did you go to high school?: Sauk Rapids-Rice High School
Where is your hometown?: St.Cloud, Minnesota
Tell me about your family (siblings, are any of your family members current/previous Gusties?): My parents' names are Scott and Eva Severson and I have a sister named Isabella. My Grandpa went to Gustavus and my Cousin goes here now.
Tell me about your experiences so far at Gustavus: I have had an amazing experience at Gustavus. I have made great friendships and my team has become my family. The courses I take are challenging but they push me to a higher level of thinking and make me a better student.
What volunteering or community service have you done in and/or out of college?: I volunteer with Pound Pals and Spanish Buddies.
Newspaper: If you would like press releases involving you sent to any hometown newspapers, please list them here: St.Cloud Times and Sauk Rapids Herald
Tell me about any high school athletic and academic achievements or awards that you have earned: I have earned 2xConference Honorable mention, 6xVarsity letter in cross country, 4xVarsity letter in track and field, Scholar athlete honor roll, Academic All-state
Why did you choose Gustavus?: My cousin told me to come visit and the minute I stepped on campus I knew it was the right fit for me!
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges? Gustavus running programs are different because everyone is so close and supportive. We're one big family!