Brown, Nogaki, Holder and Yektaparast earn Outstanding Contribution awards
Sophomore Alexis Brown earned spots on vault, bars and beam honor rolls
UC Davis breaks 196 barrier for third time in school history
UC Davis hits No. 2 all-time beam score, No. 5 team total
UC Davis to honor NCAA regional qualifiers and six MPSF team champions
2014: Appeared in all 13 meets on bars, plus seven lineup appearances on vault and floor each... Scored season-high 9.825 on bars at home vs. Seattle Pacific... Previous best was 9.775 at home vs. Sacramento State... Scored 9.750 on each of vault and bars plus a 9.700 on floor in home quad with Stanford, Utah State and San Jose State... Notched floor best of 9.725 at Alaska Anchorage, pairing it with another 9.750 on bars... Hit season-best 9.775 on vault at MPSF Championships.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Graduated from Napa HS... Competed for Redwood Empire Gymnastics before moving across the Bay to San Mateo Gymnastics in 2012... Began Level 10 in 2011, advancing to Junior Olympics National Invitational that spring... Made J.O. Nationals in 2012 after placing 5th in all-around, 4th on bars, 6th on both vault and beam at Region I meet... Teammate of current Aggie freshman Rachel Kreager.
PERSONAL: Born in Sofia, Bulgaria... Majoring in human development... Parents are Bogi Michovsky & Mimi Michovska, both former gymnasts at the National Sports Academy in Bulgaria... Career highlight was winning bars at the 2011 NIT... Full name is Ioana Bogomilova Michovska, but goes by "Yonni"... One of two current UC Davis student-athletes born in Sofia, along with basketball player Georgi Funtarov.