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Students help bring new sporting clubs to campus

Students help bring new sporting clubs to campus

Noah Alvarez
September 21, 2016
Filed under Club Sports, Featured, Sports

After piles of paperwork, countless efforts spent promoting and dozens of hours of completing miscellaneous tasks, the women's softball club and the lacrosse club were introduced as the two newest sporting clubs on the Sacrament State campus. Lacrosse returns to Sac State after a 20-year-long hiatus, and the sof...

Club sports excel at the national level

Spencer Thompson
April 21, 2016
Filed under Club Sports, Sports

The Sacramento State Racquetball Club and the Ski and Snowboard Club both attended nationals this spring, competing strongly on the courts and in record-setting fashion on the slopes. These sport clubs are two of the seven clubs that competed in their respective national competitions throughout ...

Title IX impacts men’s athletics with unintended effects

Title IX impacts men’s athletics with unintended effects

Andrew Brown
April 7, 2016
Filed under Club Sports, Rowing, Sports

Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 has helped provide an avenue for female college students to be more involved in NCAA-sanctioned sports. Athletics was just one factor in a long list of changes the act created, but with sports being a financial juggernaut, it has been the most di...

Sports clubs a way to enhance your college experience

Sports clubs a way to enhance your college experience

Spencer Thompson
March 18, 2016
Filed under Club Sports, Sports

Whether academic, social, spiritual, or athletic, there is a wide variety of ways for students to define their own college experience. One of these ways of getting involved is to join a Sports Club. The Sacramento State Sport Club program consists of 19 highly competitive clubs that compete against ...

Racquetball club lacking members for competition

By Aaron Asmus
December 4, 2014
Filed under Club Sports, Sports

The racquetball courts at The Well are something many students pass by on the second floor, but not many know about the growing racquetball club here at Sacramento State. The club is dedicated to providing a fun and laid-back environment when learning and teaching the sport to new members. Damon Trege...

Sacramento State baseball club closes inaugural season

State Hornet Staff
April 29, 2014
Filed under Club Sports

While Sacramento State baseball is currently leading the Western Athletic Conference, there is a club baseball team that is slowly establishing themselves as one of the more diverse clubs on campus.Founded by Dennis Chen, who took on the role as president, the Sac State baseball club just concluded it...

Ice hockey’s impressive season

Garrett Riendeau
February 19, 2014
Filed under Club Sports

The Sacramento State men’s ice hockey club finished with a strong regular season record of 8-4.  This record earned them the number four seed in the playoffs and a matchup with the top seeded Polar Bears of Santa Rosa Junior College.  Unfortunately the Hornets were unable to keep up with the Polar be...

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