2013-14 (Fr.): Head of the Hooch: Contributed to a third place finish as part of the Freshman 8+ crew (O'Connell, Moody, Heyman, Severson, Daly, Esposito, Kerrigan, Crews; 17:16.1) ... Head of the Colorado: Helped the Freshman 8+ crew (O'Connell, Moody, Heyman, Severson, Daly, Crews, Esposito, Kerrigan 18:50.4) to a first place finish ... Head of the Oklahoma: Was part of a Novice 8+ team (O'Connell, Moody, Heyman, Severson, Daly, Kerrigan, Klein, Courteau) that placed first (15:38.309).
PREP:Attended Trinity Catholic School ... Rowed for St. Andrew Rowing Club ... In 2012, helped her team to a second place finish in the 4x at the Southeast Regionals, a fifth place finish in the junior A 2x at Club Nationals and a sixth place finish at Head of the Hooch ... At the Head of the Hooch in 2011, placed eighth in the youth 4+ and 10th in the youth 8+ ... Team also placed 13th in the youth 8+ at the Head of the Charles in 2011 ... Was a member of the National Honor Society and graduated Magna Cum Laude.
PERSONAL:Full name is Julia Lorraine Neppl ... Was born on November 25, 1994 in Detroit, Mich. ... Has one brother, JD ... Daughter of Susan and Jeff Neppl ... Has not decided on a major ... Chose SMU because it was the right fit for her interests ... Would like to visit Henley in Oxfordshire, England, for rowing ... Her favorite place to race is Boston, Mass. ... Lists her favorite as Gevvie Stone ... Hobbies include cooking and baking.