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Julie Flowers
2007-08 Women's Track & Field
EVENTS
Throws
YR.
Jr./Jr./Jr.
HOMETOWN
Sterling Heights, Mich.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Stevenson
Julie Flowers

2008: Was among Valpo’s top-three throwers during her junior campaign ... moved into fifth on Crusader all-time chart outdoors in the shot put with a toss of 37’9 1/4” (Butler Twilight) ... also posted top marks outdoors of 138’0” in the hammer throw (HL Championships) and 109’11” in the discus throw (DePauw Invitational) ... registered best distances indoors of 37’8 1/2” in the weight throw (DePauw Invitational) and 35’0 1/4” in the shot put (Chicagoland) ... named to HL Academic Honor Roll during both fall 2007 and spring 2008 semesters ... earned Valpo Presidential academic honors.

2007: Threw at 11 meets during sophomore season ... registered best mark in the weight throw indoors at the Boilermaker Invitational, throwing 37'1 1/4" ... registered two top-ten finishes outdoors at the Puma Invitational, including a season-best mark of 106'7" in the discus throw ... named to the Fall 2007 Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

2006: Posted Valpo season-best marks outdoors in the discus (104'5") and shot put (35'0") ... also registered best effort by a Crusader indoors in the shot put (32'7") ... recorded a toss of 83'9" in the hammer throw in outdoors action ... named to Mid-Con All-Academic team.

Personal: Julie is the daughter of Gerald and Lynne Flowers ... major is music education ... born April 28, 1987.

2007-08 Women's Track & Field
Amy AndersonSprints/HurdlesFr./Fr./Fr.
Jorie BallunDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Amanda BodySprints/JumpsJr./Jr./Jr.
Alyssa BradfordDistanceSo./So./So.
Angie BrownThrowsFr./Fr./Fr.
Rachael ButtonDistanceSr./Jr./Jr.
Sara ChristensenHurdles/Sprints/JumpsSo./So./So.
Brittany EdwardsSprints/JumpsSo./So./So.
Alison EyerJumps/SprintsFr./Fr./Fr.
Julie FlowersThrowsJr./Jr./Jr.
Lindsey GilmanMultisSo./So./So.
Carissa HeinoldJumps/SprintsSr./Sr./Sr.
Rachel HowellDistanceSo./So./So.
Patricia KlothSprintsSr./Jr./Sr.
Lakisha LaneSprints/HurdlesSo./So./So.
Emilie MarsicekThrows5th/Sr./Sr.
Lauren McLaughlinDistanceSr./Jr./Jr.
Laura RolfDistanceJr./Jr./So.
Windy Santa CruzSprintsSo./So./So.
Ini UmanaThrowsSo./So./So.
Melanie WilsonJumps/Sprints/HurdlesSr./Sr./Sr.
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay