Agah, Yektaparast voted to team's leadership positions; four Aggies earn Outstanding Contribution awards
Aggies scored highest season-opening total in Monday's NorCal meet
2005: USAG ALL-AMERICAN on bars, placing T4th at 9.625... ALL-MPSF FIRST TEAM with RQS of 9.685 (6th nationally in USAG division)... Competed on bars in all 13 team meets... Scored season-high 9.850 at Sacramento State dual... Also hit 9.800 twice: at home with San Jose State and Alaska Anchorage, and at USAG team prelims... Appeared in beam lineup twice, scoring 9.475 at Sacramento State triangular.
2004: ALL-MPSF SECOND-TEAM honors on bars by virtue of 9.665 RQS, 22nd in USAG division...Appeared in bars lineup in 14 meets... Posted season-best 9.825 at MPSF Championships, tied for 8th... Scored 9.600 or better in eight meets.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Graduated from Quartz Hill HS in 2003... Member of outstanding cheer squad that won state competition and placed 4th at nationals... Member of Gymnastics Olympica in Van Nuys... Finished 2nd on bars at regionals in 2002, 4th in 2003... Also took 8th in all-around and 4th in vault in 2002.
PERSONAL: Born in Canoga Park, Calif.... Exercise biology major... Parents are Nathan & Teri Forte... Nathan played basketball at UC San Diego... Has a younger brother, Nathaniel (19)... Non-sports hero is her grandmother, sports hero is Dominique Dawes.