|Hometown||Colorado Springs, Colo.|
|Prev. School||St. Mary's HS|
Offensive Statistics |------------SHOTS------------| Season GP-GS G A Pts Sh Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-ATT ------------------------------------------------------- 2011 18-18 2 7 11 24 .083 9 .375 2 0-0 2010 19-19 7 10 24 33 .212 18 .545 2 1-1 2009 18-17 2 3 7 22 .091 9 .409 0 0-0 2008 19-6 2 3 7 18 .111 12 .667 0 0-0 Goalkeeping Statistics |---GOAL AVERAGE---| |--SAVES--| |----RECORD----| Season GP-GS Minutes GA Avg Saves Pct W L T Sho ---------------------------------------------------------------
2011: Named second-team All-RMAC ...played in all 18 games with all 18 starts ... had eleven points from two goals and seven assists for second on the team ... one of her two goals was against Fort Hays State on Sept. 11, 2011 and the other goal was against Nebraska-Omaha on Oct. 2, 2011 where she had an assists as well.
2010: Won the 2010-11 UCCS McLaughlin Award for excellence in athletics, academics and citizenship ... named second-team All-RMAC ... ranked second in the RMAC for assists (10), third in points (24), and tied for eighth in goals (7) ... lead the team in assists (10) and points (24), and ranks second in goals (7) with two game winning goals ... ranks first in the UCCS career record book in assists (16) and points (38) and second in career goals (11) ... ranks first in the UCCS single season record book in points (24) and points per game (1.33) and second in goals (seven) ... had 10 assists during the season which makes her the record holder for all of UCCS soccer (men included), which began in 1985.
2009: Played in all 18 games with 17 starts ... had seven points from two goals and three assists ... tied for second on the team.
2008: Played in all 19 games and started six as a freshman ... had two goals and three assists
Pre UCCS Notes:
Before UCCS: Named first-team 3A all-state as a senior at St. Mary's HS ... named first-team all-Area by the Gazette ... also selected as first-team all-Tri-Peaks League, the third straight year she had been so named ... team captain ... had 26 goals (St. Mary's HS record) and 14 assists ... scored four goals against James Irwin April 22, 2008 ... repeated the feat a week later against Fountain Valley ... scored the game-winning goal to lead the Pirates past powerful Kent Denver in the Class 3A state semifinals ... team fell to Faith Christian in the final, its second championship-game loss in as many seasons ... had 21 goals and 10 assists as a junior ... notched two goals, including the game-winner, in the her team's state semifinal win over Basalt ... scored 23 goals and added 10 assists as a sophomore ... named honorable mention all-Tri-Peaks League as a freshman ... also played basketball at St. Mary's, averaging 13.3 points as a senior and 9.3 ppg as a junior ... named first-team all-Tri-Peaks League and honorable mention all-area as a senior in basketball.
Personal: Majoring in Healthcare Science. ... has three sisters; Lauren, Katya, and Misha ... parents are Rudy and Suzanne Saenz ... enjoys spending time with her two puppies Bella and Roxi.
Stories featuring Julia Saenz
|October 26, 2012||Arnadottir Breaks Season Points Record in Tie with Orediggers||Agnes Arnadottir scored in her fifth consecutive game and broke the program season points record to lead No. 18 University of Colorado Colorado Springs (13-2-2 / 9-2-2 RMAC) to an early lead, but Colorado Mines (12-4-1 / 9-3-1 RMAC) answered back as the teams finished in a 2-2 tie this afternoon in Golden.|
|October 26, 2012||#18 Mountain Lions Face Crucial Game for Seeding Today at Colorado Mines||The No. 18 University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's soccer team (13-2-1 / 9-2-1 RMAC) will have the third of four road games to close out the regular season when they travel to Golden, Colo., to take on Colorado Mines (12-4 / 9-3 RMAC) at 3:30 p.m. at Colorado Mines Soccer Stadium.|
|October 5, 2012||Mountain Lions Begin Final Homestretch Tonight with Colorado Christian||The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women’s soccer team (8-2 / 4-2 RMAC) begins the final homestretch of the season tonight when the Mountain Lions host Colorado Christian (2-8 / 0-6 RMAC) at 7:30 p.m. at Mountain Lion Stadium.|
|November 2, 2011||Saenz, Preble named to all-RMAC women's soccer team||Julia Saenz and Kristin Preble of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's soccer team were named to all-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference for the 2011 season.|
|October 23, 2011||UCCS halts skid with win over Metro State||The University of Colorado Colorado Springs found the back of the net for the first time in three games with a 3-1 win over the Metro State Roadrunners Sunday afternoon at Mountain Lion Stadium.|
|October 2, 2011||Mountain Lions rally in second-half behind stellar play of Saenz||Senior captain Julia Saenz came through with a goal and an assist in a clutch second-half performance as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs rallied to beat the Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks 3-2 Sunday afternoon at Mountain Lion Stadium.|
|September 23, 2011||UCCS blinks first against #18 Fort Lewis, suffers first loss at home||The University of Colorado Colorado Springs stood toe-to-toe with nationally-ranked #18 Fort Lewis before losing 2-1 Friday evening at Mountain Lion Stadium.|
|September 11, 2011||Overtime proves to be right time as UCCS beats Fort Hays State 2-1 in extra period||In a game that took extra-time to determine a winner, Julia Saenz had the game-winning goal in overtime as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs beat Fort Hays State University 2-1 Sunday afternoon at Mountain Lion Stadium.|
|September 6, 2011||Link named RMAC defensive player of the week||Senior Lindsay Link of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's soccer team was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the RMAC announced Tuesday.|
|September 6, 2011||UCCS soccer teams gain regional rankings||The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women’s soccer team is ranked sixth in the first NCAA Regional Central Division II Poll of the season, which was released Tuesday.|
|September 3, 2011||UCCS women's soccer opens season with convincing win||Four different Mountain Lions scored as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's soccer team opened its 2011 season with a convincing 4-1 victory over the McPherson Bulldogs Saturday at Mountain Lion Stadium.|
|September 1, 2011||Women's soccer preview: Senior class has Mountain Lions poised for run||It took Italian renaissance painter Michelangelo four years to create the work of art located on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel|
|August 18, 2011||UCCS women picked sixth in preseason poll||The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's soccer team was picked to finish sixth in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference in 2011 according to the conference's preseason coaches' poll, which was released Wednesday.|