ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Liana Yamin
Liana Yamin
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Allendale, N.J.
High School: Northern Highlands Regional
Position: Foil

Freshman (2013-14):
Went 2-1 in her first collegiate match against Tufts (Dec. 5) ... Finished 10-5 at the Tradition Tournament (Dec. 8) ... Took the strip at the St. John's Invitational (Jan. 26) ... Posted a 9-9 record at Ivy League Round-Robins (Feb. 8-9) ... Went 8-1 to help Harvard claim its seventh straight Beanpot title (Feb. 12) ... Finished 14th at the NCAA Northeast Regional with a 7-5 mark and plus-4 indicator (March 9). 

International
(2013-14)
Competed at the November NAC (Nov. 8-11) … Placed 24th in the Junior women's foil and competed in the Division I women's foil at the January NAC (Jan. 17-20).

Before Harvard
Four-year letterwinner ... Led Northern Highlands Regional to three New Jersey state championships ... Helped Northern Highlands Regional to three New Jersey Girl’s Fencing Team of the Year Honors ... Three-time Women’s Foil All-League first team selection ...  Three-time New Jersey Foil Squad state champion ... In 2011, won the individual District 4 championships ... Member of the Summer Nationals Juniors silver medalist team in 2011 ... Two-time Junior Olympics Junior Teams bronze medalist ... Finished eighth at the Junior Olympics Juniors in 2012 ... Had a ninth-place finish at the Junior Pan American Zonal Championships in 2013 ... In 2013, placed 14 at the Junior Olympic Juniors ... At the November North American Cup Division I in 2012, placed 15th ... Member of the US Junior Women’s Foil Team at the World Cup in Zagreb, Croatia in 2012 ... AP Scholar ... National Merit Commended Scholar ... Member of the Science League and National Honor Society ... Her sister, Jennifer Yamin, fences at Northwestern.