Julia has been swimming since she can remember. She is known on the team for her positive attitude and enthusiasm. She loves to bake, eat, and swim. She also loves cats and food. She plans on being a business and environmental double major at Emory.
At the Miami Invitational Julia placed an impressive 2nd place in the 200 free and 7th in the 500 free. At the 2015 UAA Championships Wawer placed 1st in the 200 free and 3rd in the 500 free. She also won Rookie of the Meet. At NCAAs, Wawer placed 2nd in the 200 free(1:49.44) and 4th in the 100 free(51.01).