Alexandra Luna and Jacey Phipps each hit two-run homers in the Spartans 7-5 victory.
SJSU is in second place in teh Mountain West entering the weekend.
The Spartans scored a program record 20 runs in a 20-4 drubbing of the Rams.
Since SJSU joined the Mountain West, the visiting team has won the season series between the Spartans and Rams.
Madison Aurin and Rayohna Sagapolu had the only hits in Friday's game against Fresno State.
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2017: Made 28 starts in 37 total appearances…earned 22 starts at catcher and six at designated player…batted .237 (18-for-76) with six runs and nine RBIs…had three extra-base hits – doubles against Seton Hall (3/9) and Cal State Fullerton (3/19) in the NCAA Regional and a homer against Creighton (2/9)…had two two-RBI efforts – vs. Southern Utah (2/17) and vs. McNeese State (3/3)…rapped out a season-high two hits in back-to-back games against Pacific (3/8) and Seton Hall…hit a sac fly against Grand Canyon (2/25)…worked pitchers for a career-high 10 walks…in leadoff opportunities hit .611 (11-for-18)…was successful in advancing runners in 20 out of 54 opportunities (.370) and with a runner on third and less than two outs batted .444 (4-for-9)…finished with a .352 on base percentage of and a .303 slugging percentage…had 104 putouts with a career-high 11 vs. Nevada (3/17) and 12 assists with two errors. (Game-by-Game Stats)
2016: Made 14 starts, all behind the plate, in 19 total appearances…batted .356 (16-for-45) and scored three runs…slugged .489 and had an on base percentage of .431…enjoyed four multi-hit games, including a single-game best of three at Nevada (4/23)… had doubles vs. LIU Brooklyn (2/26), at Utah State (4/10) and at Nevada …lone homer came at Utah State (4/9) and drove in three runs…in addition to three RBIs at Utah State, drove in a pair against LIU Brooklyn and single runs versus UNLV (3/30) and at Colorado State (4/3)…went 1-for-2 as a pinch hitter…earned six bases on balls including two against Oregon State (2/12). (Game-by-Game Stats)
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2015 graduate of Pioneer High School in San Jose, Calif....a four-year letterwinner (coach Ernie Garcia)…Blossom Valley Athletic League (BVAL) Mt. Hamilton Division Champions as a junior and senior…earned Senior and Junior of the Year honors…an All-BVAL performer in each of her four seasons…team’s Offensive Player of the Year in 2014 and 2015…won Freshman of the Year honors in 2012.
ALEXANDRA: Majoring in kinesiology with an emphasis in athletic training and a minor in nutrition...plans to pursue a career as an athletic trainer…played club ball for the California Riptide (coaches Darryl Simon & Tomas Andalon)…the daughter of Melissa Pelaiz and Cruz Luna...Alexandra Luna is a native of San Jose, California.