Laughlin swims second-fastest 200 back time in school history as well.
Freshman breaks 400 IM record a day after breaking 200 IM record.
Falcons open the season Oct. 8 at New Mexico.
2010-11: Swam team top-10 times in the 500, 1000 and 1650 free events ... also swam the 200 free ... shaved two-and-a-half seconds of her career best in the 1000.
2009-10: Took season off to focus on academics.
2008-09 Highlights: Swam the fastest 500 free on team ... swam second-fastest 1000 and 1650 free times on the team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years in swimming for coach Tiffany Wallace ... team captain ... recipient of Scholar-Athlete award ... also swam for the Irvine Novaquatics swim club, coached by Adam Crossen and Vadim Tashlitsky.
PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 29 ... daughter of Robert and Susan Grabarek ... has two older sisters ... nickname is Jules ... major is behavioral sciences ... on Dean's and Commandant's list at Academy ... hobbies are going to the beach, hiking, anything with my friends and family ... favorite food is LuLu's frozen yogurt ... favorite movie is Sweet Home Alabama ... greatest influence on her sports career has been her parents .
Getting to Know Julie...
future career plans: I hop to be an acquisitions officer after graduation.
favorite quote: "Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game."- A Cinderella Story