ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Liana Yamin
Liana Yamin
Year: Senior
Hometown: Allendale, N.J.
High School: Northern Highlands Regional
Position: Foil
Major: Human Evolutionary Biology
House Affiliation: Adams

Senior (2016-17):
Finished the season with a 34-20 overall record ... Earned five wins at the NCAA Regional Tournament, finishing the competition ranked 15th ... Tallied a 5-0 record at the Beanpot Tournament with a plus-15 touch variance ... Finished tenth at the Ivy League Championships, recording six wins ... Recorded a 4-0 record against NYU and Tufts, adding 12 to her overall touch variance ... Went 5-4 at the St. John's Invitational ... Secured one 5-0 win against Wellesley on Dec. 7 ... Led the foil category by tallying an 8-1 record and a +25 touch differential. 

Junior (2015-16):
Finished 26th place in the Penn State Open (Nov. 7-8) ... Posted a 3-0 record against Wellesley in the foil matchup (Dec. 3) ... Went 3-0 in the Tradition Tournament at Sacred Heart (Dec. 6) ... Finished the Ivy League Championships with an even 7-7 record assisting Harvard in a share of the title (Feb. 6-7) ... Went 0-2 at the Beanpot as Harvard clinched the title (Feb. 10) ... Recorded a 1-5 record at the NCAA Northeast Regionals (March 13).

Sophomore (2014-15):
Holds a 38-32 overall record with a +23 touch differential ... Went 3-0 against Tufts with a plus-13 indicator (Dec. 5) ... Posted 9-6 record at the Tradition Tournament at Sacred Heart ... Added three victories at the St. John's Invitational ... Went 6-8 at the Ivy League Round Robins ... Registered a 4-2 record at the Beanpot ... Went 13-10 at the NCAA Northeast Regional, placing sixth.

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.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS