Hometown: Sofia, Bulgaria
JUNIOR (2012-13): Named CRCA First-Team All-American ... All-Sunshine State Conference Team selection ... Pocock Scholar All-American ... Rowed on Varsity 8 that placed second at NCAA Championships ... Member of 8 that was named SSC Boat of Year ... Helped Barry win Varsity 8 titles at Dad Vail Regatta, Knecht Cup and SSC Championships ... Rowed stroke in 8 that won 14 of 16 races, including seven finals wins ... Dean's List in fall and spring ... SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll in spring.
SOPHOMORE (2012): All-SSC Team ... Selected as Barry University Rower of the Year ... Her 7:13 erg time was fastest among all SSC all-conference nominees in 2012 ... Rowed stroke all spring on 8 that advanced to NCAA Championships ... Member of second place SSC Varsity 8 ... Rowed on crew that advanced to Grand Final, placing fifth at prestigious Dad Vail Regatta ... Dean's List in spring ... SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll in spring.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL:Rowed under coach Petro Argirov overseas.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played volleyball in high school.
PERSONAL: Parents are Danail Yorpanov and Violeta Ninova ... Has two sisters, Rosita Boncheva and Maria Alexandrova ... Sister, Rosita, also rows for Barry ... Majoring in management.