Julia  Dunbar
Julia Dunbar


Westlake, OH

High School:



Tennis Finishes Up at Akron Shootout

Siena Faced Youngstown State in Singles and Cleveland State in Singles


Day Two at the Akron Shootout

Siena Faces Youngstown State in Doubles and Akron in Singles


Saints at Akron Shootout: Day One

Tennis Plays First Day at Akron Shootout


Record 160 Saints Named to MAAC Academic Honor Roll

Nearly Half of Siena's 333 Student Athletes Maintained Cumulative GPA's of 3.20 or Better


Binghamton Sneaks Past Siena 4-3

Saints Drop Ultra Tight Non-League Affair


Women's Tennis at Rider (9/27/14)

Women's Tennis at Rider (9/27/14)

  • Recorded nine singles victories
  • Saw time at the 4, 5 and 6 spots
  • Posted a 7-6 doubles record, including 2-2 in the MAAC
  • Played at least twice at every doubles position
  • Played in 12 singles matches, posting an even 6-6 record
  • Recorded a 1-0 mark at number five singles and 5-6 at number six
  • Played in 13 doubles matches, amassing a 7-6 record

  • Dedicated, hard-working individual, who puts her all into everything she does
  • Athletically, she is well-conditioned, and highly motivated to do her best
  • Has numerous awards to her credit on the tennis court, in the classroom, and out in the community
  • Possesses USTA experience
  • 2014 Jeremy Cares Scholarship winner for her volunteer work with the organization as well as being a cancer survivor herself
  • Siena College presidential scholar.

  • At Westlake, she was awarded the Kiwanis Club High Honor Roll Distinction Award and the Presidential Academic Achievement Award
  • Co-president of the school's National Art Honor Society and the National Honor Society
  • Was a Gold Racquet Award recipient from the Ohio Tennis Coaches Association
  • Named the Midwest Marian Wood Baird Cup Achievement Award recipient at USTA District Cup Tournament - award is given to graduating senior who shows leadership skills and education/excellence in classroom off the court and tennis accomplishments on the court
  • A First Team All-Conference recipient all four years and was conference MVP in 2013
  • Qualified at the State Tennis Tournament three of her four years in high school where she was team captain her final two seasons

  • Was a Special Needs Student Assistant her entire high school career, and a Peer Tutor/Peer Mediator
  • Served as West Shore special needs summer camp volunteer and Relay for Life event coordinator
  • Helped instruct tennis at a special needs summer tennis program for young adults
  • Acted as a USTA assistant tournament director
  • Chose Siena because of the smaller class sizes and friendly advisors, and because the athletic program is comprehensive and the right level of competition.
  • Her aunt, Vicki Nelson Dunbar, played tennis for Rollins College and played professionally for 10 years, holding the record for the longest women's tennis match (6:31) and longest point (29 minute, 643-shot rally) in professional tennis history.

    Nickname: Juju
    One thing I wish people knew about me, but don't is: If I could just not work and create non-profits or organizations like them to help people, my life would for the most part be complete
    Why did you choose Siena: Siena had a great combination of athletics (such as the level of competition, coach, and team) and academics that suited what I was looking for
    If I didn't play tennis I would: Probably play another sport and have focused more on art
    My favorite TV show is: Suits
    My favorite books is: Wuthering Heights
    My favorite food is: Hummus, at least for now
    My favorite website is: Pinterest
    If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to (why)?: As of now, probably back to California, so I could visit family I haven't seen in awhile
    The person I would pick as my dream doubles partner is: Probably one of the Bryan Bros. they are both very good and have a lot of doubles experience
    The person I would most like to play a singles match with is: Andre Agassi, he was a good player and I really liked his book
    If I could meet anyone in the world, it would be: My grandpa who passed away before I was born
    What song/band is most likely to be playing on your iPod: Clocks by Coldplay
    What reality show could you see yourself being a part?: Top Chef, I love to cook and try new food
    Words to live by: The only thing permanent in life is change
    Three words to describe yourself: Hardworking, loyal and compassionate
SINGLES Total 1 2 3 4 5 6 Dual Tour Conf
2015-16 6-6 --- --- --- --- 1-0 5-6 6-6 --- 2-2
Totals 6-6 --- --- --- --- 1-0 5-6 6-6 --- 2-2
DOUBLES Total 1 2 3 Dual Tour Conf
2015-16 7-6 --- --- 7-6 7-6 --- 4-2
Totals 7-6 --- --- 7-6 7-6 --- 4-2