Julian DeGroot-Lutzner
Julian DeGroot-Lutzner
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
High School: JR Masterman School
College: Pitzer

At Pomona-Pitzer: Entering his senior season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Cross Country team…also ran distance events for the Track and Field team in the spring.

2017: All-West Region...First Team All-SCIAC...Finished 94th at NCAA National Championships with a time of 25:28.14...Took 9th at NCAA West Regionals with time of 25:38.11...Finished 8th in SCIAC Final at 26:19.98. 

2016: All-West Region...Second Team All-SCIAC...Finished 158 at NCAA National Championships with a time of 25:44.9...Placed 19th at the NCAA West Regionals with a time of 26:50.0...11th overall at the SCIAC Championships with a time of  26:24.80.

2015: Finished in 179th place at NCAA Division III Nationals with a time of 26:18.70... Finished in 24th place at NCAA Regionals with a time of 26:32.95.

High School: Attended the JR Masterman School in Philadelphia, where he was a member of the cross country and track teams…Graduated with school records in the 400, 800, Mile, 3000, 3200 and 5000 as an individual and the 4x400, 4x800, and distance medley relays…Totaled nine state championship appearances and six state medals…2015 Public League Track Championship Male Performer of the Meet…Helped the Cross Country team finish second overall in 2013 state championship…Earned Distinguished Honors in the classroom as a freshman, junior and senior year…Spanish National Honors Society Inductee.

Personal: Attends Pitzer College…Has an older sister…Hobbies include chess, art and pick-up sports…Kevin Saint Clair is his favorite athlete…Chose Pitzer for “The top-notch education, the opportunities of the 5C consortium, and the new experience of living on the West Coast.”