|High School:||Izhevsk High School 56|
Twist on Ivanyuk
“Sonya sets her up her winning shots with her great serve and deep topspin shots from the baseline. I like Sonya’s determination to always improve and find ways to defeat her opponents.”
Career at UB
Fall 2009: Posted her lone singles victory of the season during round robin play at the Gopher Invite. Teamed with Diana Toia for a pair of doubles contests at the Gopher Invite.
2008-09: Went 1-4 in singles play and 2-7 in doubles. Picked up wins at the MAC Fall Invite. Saw action in two doubles matches during the spring.
Prior to UB
Was in the finals of the Republic Championship, while attending Izhevsk High School #56. Played for her father, Alexander Ivanyuk. Was also a swimmer prior to joining UB.
Born January 22, 1991. Daughter of Olga Zayceva and Alexander Ivanyuk. Favorite food is chicken. Favorite athlete is Roger Federer. Favorite TV show is The Office and favorite band is the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Choose UB because of the high level of and education, a great coach staff and the team.