Hometown: Sofia, Bulgaria
FRESHMAN (2013): Rowed on Varsity 8 that placed second at NCAA Championships ... Member of 8 that was named Sunshine State Conference Boat of Year ... Helped Barry win Varsity 8 titles at Dad Vail Regatta, Knecht Cup and SSC Championships ... SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll in spring ... Dean's List in spring.
HIGH SCHOOL & AMATEUR: Was a member of crews that finished first and second in the Bulgarian National Championships ... Rowed with crews that finished first, second and third at Balkan Championships ... Team finished fourth at the European Championships ... Rowed on crews that competed in multiple World Championships ... Selected as one of Top 10 athletes in school for three years ... Also played volleyball, and was active in swimming in high school.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Danail Yordanov and Violeta Ninova ... Older sister, Kristina, rows for Barry ... Has a younger sister, Maria ... Psychology major.