Sophia Chaban
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Francisco, Calif.

High School:
Sacred Heart Cathedral '02

Height:
5-3

Event:
V,UB,BB

Major:
Psychology

2005: Made vault lineup in three meets in addition to six exhibition appearances in vault and bars... Hit career-high 9.500 in home triangular with Seattle Pacific and Cal State Fullerton.

2004: Competed in bars lineup in two meets, appeared as exhibition in two others... Scored 9.250 in exhibition at home vs. Sacramento State.

2003: Joined the bars lineup for final eight meets... Saved best for last, hitting season-high 9.350 at nationals... Scored 9.300 in debut at home vs. Seattle Pacific.

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Graduated from Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep in 2002... Competed for San Mateo Gymnastics for four years... Qualified for Level 10 nationals as an alternate.

PERSONAL: Born in San Francisco, Calif.... Psychology major... Parents are John & Anne Chaban... Has three siblings: Suzie (25), Simon (23) and Julia (19)... Career sports highlight was qualifying to Level 10 nationals as an alternate... Had her best club season after recovering from knee surgery.