Sofia Menemenlis
Sofia Menemenlis
Year: Jr.
Hometown: La Canada, Calif.
High School: La Canada
Major: Global Affairs; Geology & Geophysics
Residential College: Timothy Dwight

Personal Bests:

Floor: 9.675 (1/13/2017)

Summer 2018: Geological fieldwork in Tinos, Greece. Also, interning for United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Barbados. 

2018: Second year competing for the Bulldogs ... Competed floor exercise ... Member of the ECAC Division I Women's Gymnastics All-Academic Team ... Top 20 on floor at Towson ... Earned floor career-high (9.675) at USAG Collegiate Nationals ... 

2017: First year competing for the Bulldogs ... Competed primarily in floor exercise… Debuted with in floor at Little Boston Invitational (8.700) … Season best at UC Davis (9.600) … 

High School: Level 10 gymnast from West Coast Elite Gymnastics in Arcadia, California ... third place on Balance Beam at the Southern California State Championships in 2015 ... Won Level 9 Regional Championships on Floor Exercise and placed third on Balance Beam in 2014

Why Yale?: "I chose Yale for its academic rigor and flexibility, for the sense of community in the residential colleges, and the unity within my gymnastics team. I’m beyond lucky to do gymnastics with such a wonderful group of girls in a place with so many opportunities to explore my interests."