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Sac State rowing readies for American Athletic Conference Championship in New Jersey

Karah Butac
May 4, 2015
Filed under Rowing, Sports

For the second time in school history, the Sacramento State women’s rowing program will compete in a conference meet that could give them an automatic bid to the NCAA Championship.Sac State is an affiliate to the American Athletic Conference and competes against the University of Central Florida, Univ...

Rowing dominates UC Davis, sweeps all five races

Karah Butac
May 3, 2015
Filed under Rowing, Sports

Sacramento State women’s rowing traveled to UC Davis for the annual Jean Runyon Cup today.Sac State had five boats racing and all five won against UC Davis.The first boat to race was Sac State’s junior varsity eight, and the Hornets had two boats competing that finished in first and second. Sac St...

Hornets’ varsity four takes gold at WIRA Championships

State Hornet Staff
April 26, 2015
Filed under Rowing, Sports

The Sacramento State women's rowing team competed in the Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships this past weekend at Lake Natoma.Sac State had six teams competing on Saturday: the varsity eight, the second varsity eight, the third varsity eight, the novice eight, the varsity four and...

Rowing breaks school record at Lake Natoma Invitational

Rowing breaks school record at Lake Natoma Invitational

State Hornet Staff
April 13, 2015
Filed under Rowing, Sports

Sacramento State women’s rowing team competed in the Lake Natoma Invitational on Saturday and Sunday against high-profile colleges.Sac State's eight opponents were composed of Stanford University, UC Berkeley, University of Notre Dame, Brown University, Loyola Marymount University, Gonzaga University, Uni...

Rowing medals in all seven events in Sacramento State Invitational

Patricia Carpenter
March 14, 2015
Filed under Rowing, Sports

The Hornets' women’s rowing team medaled in every event in the Sacramento State Invitational this afternoon at Lake Natoma in the team's 2015 season opener. Sac State finished in first place in varsity eight, second varsity eight, varsity four and second varsity four. The women also took second in...

Rowing excited for new conference competition

Eric S. Torres
November 24, 2014
Filed under Rowing, Sports

This upcoming season, women's rowing will make the transition competing from Conference USA to competing in the American Athletic Conference.Switching conferences has created a lot of buzz and excitement around the team as they are looking forward to this new transition.Coach Mike Connors is enterin...

New conference, new experiences for rowing

State Hornet Staff
May 13, 2014
Filed under Rowing

The Sacramento State women’s rowing team will be in Tennessee Saturday to compete in the program’s first-ever Conference USA Championships.The upcoming 11-team regatta is clearly the biggest competition Sac State has ever raced in and both coaches and players are excited for the opportunity.“Its ...

Opportunities arise for new athletes on the rowing team

State Hornet Staff
May 6, 2014
Filed under Rowing

It is not uncommon for a student athlete who rows at the college level to have little or no experience in the sport. Sacramento State head coach Mike Connors said that most rowers played other sports in high school that were not rowingThis is exactly the case for Jessica Smith. The now senior captain of...

Rowing takes down UC Davis in Causeway action

State Hornet Staff
May 3, 2014
Filed under Rowing

The Sacramento State women’s rowing team swept all four races against UC Davis Saturday morning at the Port of Sacramento.The events included were the varsity eight, second varsity eight, novice eight and varsity four .In the varsity eight race, Sac State posted a time of 6:47.5 and was nearly 20 sec...

Rowing gets Conference USA boat of the week honor

State Hornet Staff
April 30, 2014
Filed under Rowing

By winning its WIRA grand final and helping win the WIRA team title this past weekend, Sacramento State’s second varsity eight crew was named Conference USA boat of the week.The crew had eight rowers that featured sophomore Emily Mauer at coxswain, junior Kim Gross at stroke, sophomores Danielle Stou...

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