Julia Mainwaring

Staff Member Since: 
2012

Mainwaring is a local of the area and joined Triangle in 2012. She was a four-year varsity member, three-year starter, two-year captain, and two-time all-conference member at East Chapel Hill High School. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Elon University with a bachelor's degree in Sport and Event Management in 2016. While at Elon, she was a three-year member of the club volleyball program and served as the club’s vice president her senior year. Prior to attending Elon, Mainwaring played multiple positions as a defensive specialist, setter, and opposite at William Peace University in 2012.

Currently Mainwaring serves as the Assistant Volleyball Coach at Guilford College in Greensboro. She is primarily responsible for the recruitment and development of student-athletes within the Division III program. Since arriving at Guilford in 2016, Mainwaring has coached four second team and four third team all-conference members. In 2019 she helped lead the team to its best season since 1993 finishing 19-8 overall and third in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC). Under her guidance Guilford has also received the AVCA Team Academic Award for three consecutive seasons.