Julia Campezato
Julia Campezato
Year: SO
Hometown: Rehoboth, Mass.
High School: Dighton-Rehoboth
Events: Throws
Major: Kinesiology

Personal Bests

  • Outdoor
    • Javelin: 42.55 (2017-18 at New England Championship)

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2018 Atlantic 10 Outdoor All-Rookie Team (Javelin)
  • 2018 New England Outdoor Runner-Up (Javelin)

2018-19

  • Indoor:
    • Did not compete.
  • Outdoor:
    • Finished second in the javelin (41.26m) at the UCF Black & Gold Challenge.
    • Finished fourth in the javelin (41.71m) at the Bryant Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Finished fourth in the javelin (40.24m) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Won the javelin (39.67m) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Placed second in the javelin (39.51m) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational.
    • Finished fifth in the javelin (38.29m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished third in the javelin (41.49m) at the New England Championship.

2017-18

  • Indoor:
    • Did not compete.
  • Outdoor:
    • Placed second in the javelin (41.17m) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Finished sixth in the javelin (36.44m) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Finished third in the javelin (36.60m) at the Minutemen Invitational. 
    • Finished 12th in the javelin (32.43m) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Won the javelin (39.11m) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational.
    • Finished fifth in the javelin (42.07m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Placed second in the javelin (42.55m) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished 11th in the javelin (40.44m) at the ECAC Championship.

Before URI

  • Attended Dighton-Rehoboth High School.
  • Member of the basketball and outdoor track teams.
  • Captained the basketball team her senior year, and the outdoor track team her junior and senior year.
  • 2016, 2017 Basketball All-Star selection.
  • Four-year Track All-Star selection.
  • 2017 New England Outdoor Javelin Champion.

Personal

  • Daughter of Derek Campezato and Kellie Ferrie
  • Has two younger brothers, Christian and Dominic
  • Chose URI for the Kinesiology program, track program, and proximity to the beach.
  • Chose Rhody after considering UMass-Amherst.
  • Favorite athlete is Tom Brady.
  • Favorite teams are the New England Patriots and Boston Celtics.