Player Profile: Julia Carlson


Name: Julia Carlson

Grade: 9

Sport: Girls JV Basketball

How long have you been playing basketball?

“I’ve been playing basketball since about second or third grade.”

Why do you play basketball?

“It’s a lot of fun to be on a team working together and celebrating those little victories.”

Who has been the biggest inspiration in your basketball career?

“Probably my mom. She grew up playing basketball, and she coached me when I was younger. Also, just all of the coaches I’ve had growing up; they’ve always just been supportive and really dedicated to me, and they’ve really shown me what it’s like to be a true basketball player.”

What is your personal goal for this season?

“To hopefully become more versatile and be able to play all over. I’m hoping to really just focus in on every position, listen to my coach, and hear my teammates out on how they play their positions so I can better understand it.”

What is a quote that inspires you?

“For I know the plans I have for you. Plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11