Sofia Seldemirova

Player profile

  • Hometown Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Previous School Russian School
  • Year Junior

CAREER HONORS
• WGCA All-American Scholar (2019, 2020)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2018, 2019, 2020)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2019, 2020)

2019-20 (Junior)
• Appeared in five events, playing 14 rounds, including eight as an individual and 2.5 counting toward the team tally
• Posted a 77.0 scoring average with one round in the 60’s, two under par and one at even-par
• Earned her first collegiate win at the Dayton Flyer Invitational (Oct. 14-15) with a final-round 1-under 69 for her career-best score
• Carded a 2-under 70 in the second round of the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge (Feb. 10)

2018-19 (Sophomore)
Played in six events, tallying 17 rounds, including six counting toward the team tally, and 11 as an individual
• Recorded a 75.5 scoring average
• Tied for fifth at the Dayton Flyer Invitational (Oct. 15-16) with a 5-over 145
• Tied for 31st at the Bryan National Collegiate (March 29-31), including a career-best 1-under 71 in the second round

2017-18 (Freshman)
• Competed in 14 rounds, including 11 as an individual and a pair that counted toward the team tally
• Notched a 79.3 scoring average
• Tied for 44th at 13-over while competing as an individual in the stroke portion of the East & West Match Play Challenge (Sept. 17-19)
• Carded her season-low 3-over 75 in the opening round of the East & West Match Play Challenge (Sept. 17)

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Bulgarian National Team player since 2013
• Three-time Bulgarian National Junior Championship winner (2015, 2016, 2017)
• Two-time Croatian International Ladies Championship winner (2015, 2016)
• Tied for fifth place in the 2017 ANNIKA Invitational Europe
• 2016 Austrian International Junior Challenge champion
• 2017 Slovenian International Ladies Open runner-up
• 2016 Bulgarian International Ladies Championship runner-up
• Won the World Junior Golf Series’ American Junior in 2016
• First place at the 2014 Bulgarian International Ladies Championship

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Elena Yurkova and Sergey Seldemirov
• Speaks three languages fluently
• Majoring in marketing