Spartan assistant coach Alex Luna will be an assistant for the team.
The Spartans snapped the Rams 15-match winning streak and handed them just their third loss of the season.
Nandyala Gama led the Spartans in kills in both matches.
Third season at San José State.
MOUNTAIN WEST ALL-STAR TEAM: Member of the 2018 Mountain West All-Star team that finished second at the 2018 European Global Challenge…played along with teammate Thaliana Grajeda.
2017: Made her Spartan debut against Pepperdine…played in 24 matches, started 17…averaged 1.94 kills and 0.52 blocks per set…16 kills at Fresno State, 15 in a win at UNLV, 11 kills at Cal State Fullerton and against Fresno State…10 kills in a win over Colorado State…four digs at UC Riverside and in a home match with Fresno State…hit .600 in a win over Fresno State (11-2-15)…five blocks against Wyoming…four blocks at San Diego State, home against Nevada and at New Mexico…three blocks against Pepperdine, Howard and home with Air Force (1-2).
2016: Redshirted the season.
INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE: Member of Senior National women’s team in Estonia since 2014…part of the Junior and Youth National teams since 2012…played at 2015 European Championships, 2015 Under-20 World Championships, 2014 Under-19 European Championships and the 2013 Under-18 European Championships…
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Audentes Sports School in 2016.
CLUB: Played for Kohila Volleyball Club…team won the 2015 Baltic Women’s Volleyball League…recorded 11 points in the championship match…named Best Blocker of the League in2014-15…team played in the 2015-16 CEV Women’s Challenge Cup, also known as the European Challenge Cup volleyball club tournament.
PERSONAL: Majoring in interior design…likes playing tennis and dancing…Laura Parts was born in Estonia.