Brandi Forte
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lancaster, Calif.

High School:
Quartz Hill HS '03

Height:
5-7

Event:
V,UB,BB

Major:
Exercise Biology

2006: ALL-MPSF FIRST TEAM on uneven bars... ALL-MPSF SECOND TEAM on vault... Appeared on both events in all 13 meets... Led MPSF and ranked 20th in West Region with RQS of 9.775 on bars... Selected as alternate for NCAA West Regional... Compiled RQS of 9.685 on vault... Tied career-high 9.850 on bars at home vs. Boise State... Hit back-to-back 9.825 on bars vs. Sacramento State and in MPSF Championships... Finished 2nd at conference meet in that event... Twice hit vault high of 9.750: at home vs. Sacramento State, then again in USAG team final... Also appeared on beam in five meets, scoring 9.100 in season opener at Stanford.

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.