Agah, Yektaparast voted to team's leadership positions; four Aggies earn Outstanding Contribution awards
Brown becomes first Aggie to earn at-large berths in two different events
Brown (bars, beam), Nogaki (vault), Stamates (beam, floor) headed for Utah's Huntsman Center
All will be honored on June 1st at the Cal Aggie Athletics Hall of Fame and Student-Athlete Awards Ceremony
Diverse magazine honors minority student-athletes
2012: ALL-MPSF on bars (9.680) and floor (9.805) for second straight season... Appeared in both of those events in all 12 meets, plus beam for another 10... Enjoyed strong final stretch on floor to boost RQS into all-conference contention... Scored 9.775-9.875-9.825-9.800 from home quad meet through MPSF Championships... The 9.875 at Sac State established a new personal record... Placed 3rd on bars (9.675), 5th on floor (9.800) in conference meet... Hit season-high 9.775 on bars in opener at Arizona State, then matched that score at Seattle Pacific in late February... Never scored lower than 9.625 on bars in last five meets... Notched 9.800 on beam at San Jose State to end regular season, a .150 improvement over previous high... Made collegiate all-around debut of 38.075 at Stanford NorCal quadrangular... Named All-Academic by both conference and NACGC/W.
2011: ALL-MPSF on both bars (9.685) and floor (9.825)... Led all conference performers and ranked T18th in West Region on floor... Alternate to NCAA Corvallis Regional, losing tiebreaker to Sac State's Kailey Hansen... Twice earned MPSF Gymnast of the Week honors (2/9 & 3/8)... Scored season-high 9.850 on floor twice: in season-opener with San Jose State and Alaska Anchorage, then again at home vs. California... Also scored 9.825 on three occasions and 9.800 once to round out RQS scores... Emerged into one of team's top bars performers in final month, scoring 9.775 vs. Seattle Pacific and season-high 9.800 at Sacramento State in back-to-back meets... Finished 5th at MPSF Championships on bars (9.675)... Earned MPSF All-Academic.
2010: Saw action in seven meets, primarily on bars... Made collegiate debut with 9.550 on bars plus 9.550 on floor exhibition in quad meet with Cal State Fullerton, San Jose State and UW-Whitewater... Followed that with 9.600 and 9.675 at Sacramento State... Hit season-best 9.750 on bars in home triangular with Sac State and Eastern Michigan.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Graduated from Mountain View HS in 2009... Competed at Airborne Gymnastics (Santa Clara, Calif.) for four years... Won all-around at Level 9 states in 2008, then finished 2nd at Region 1 Championship... Moved to Level 10 as a senior, placing 7th at Nor-Cal meet in March... Captured bars, floor and all-around title at Western Nationals in 2009... Previously member of Cal West Gymnastics (Fremont, Calif.).
PERSONAL: Born in Mountain View, Calif.... Majoring in communication... Parents are Larry & Frances Ho... Older sister, Karen (24), graduated from UC San Diego... Hopes for career public relations and event planning.