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Softball players look to fill spots with season approaching

Softball players look to fill spots with season approaching

State Hornet Staff
February 5, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports

The fresh cut grass, newly leveled dirt and the sound of the bats echoing off the water tank means only one thing, softball season is here. Sacramento State has been preparing since fall for the season opener on Feb. 8.First-time college head coach Lori Perez has revamped the look for Sac State softb...

Sacramento State softball is fitted for the new season

Sacramento State softball is fitted for the new season

State Hornet Staff
February 5, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports

Sacramento State softball revamped Shea Stadium during the offseason.It was something that was set in place once new head coach Lori Perez took over as head coach after Kathy Strahan retired in June.The renovated Shea Stadium will feature a new scoreboard, new dugout rail, backboard padding and windscreen...

New scoreboards update aging facilities

New scoreboards update aging facilities

State Hornet Staff
January 29, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Sports

Sacramento State has made some adjustments to the athletic facilities by replacing scoreboards to add a visual presence not seen in years past. The new scoreboards have been substituted on the soccer and softball fields as well as in The Nest.The old boards that were outdated, but have been around for...

Softball adds three players to 2015 squad

Clifton Jones
December 4, 2013
Filed under Softball

Sacramento State’s softball signed three new recruits to national letters of intent for the 2015 roster who all know each other pretty well.The three future Hornets include second baseman Zamari Hinton, shortstop Marissa Maligad and first baseman/third baseman Cassidy Martin. All three were teammates ...

Softball finds new leadership with head coach Lori Perez

Clifton Jones
November 13, 2013
Filed under Softball

Sacramento State’s softball team has found a new leader heading into fall conditioning. Sac State upgraded pitching coach Lori Perez to head coach and brought in two brand new assistant coaches, Nichole Willis and Danielle Kaminaka.Perez will take over this season after long time head coach Kathy Strah...

Strahan gets 800th win of her career

Strahan gets 800th win of her career

Gabriel Pacheco
May 8, 2012
Filed under Softball

Sacramento State’s softball head coach Kathy Strahan became the 52nd head coach in NCAA history to reach the 800 wins mark on the final day of the regular season after the Hornets beat the University of San Diego twice in a doubleheader on April 29 at the Torero’s Softball Complex. Strahan joins for...

Softball sweeps Sunday doubleheader vs. Bakersfield

Softball sweeps Sunday doubleheader vs. Bakersfield

David Somers
April 24, 2012
Filed under Softball

The Sacramento State softball team closed out a four-game series against CSU Bakersfield with a doubleheader sweep of the Roadrunners at home on Sunday. Sac State won the first match of the day 7-1 when they broke open a close game behind a pair of seventh inning home runs off the bats of true freshm...

Softball splits doubleheader with Bakersfield

Softball splits doubleheader with Bakersfield

Joe de Ocampo
April 24, 2012
Filed under Softball

The Sacramento State softball team split its first double header against CSU Bakersfield on Saturday afternoon, taking the first game 5-4 and losing the second 3-5.Head coach Kathy Strahan said the team committed simple errors that could have been avoided, contributing to the loss in the second game. The Hor...

Softball completes weekend sweep with two wins over Santa Clara

Softball completes weekend sweep with two wins over Santa Clara

Joe de Ocampo
April 9, 2012
Filed under Softball

Sacramento State Softball team added two wins to their Pacific Coast Softball Conference total after a pair of comebacks in its third and fourth games of the weekend against Santa Clara University, beating the Broncos 5-4 and 7-4. The Hornets finished their four-game sweep against the Broncos on Saturday a...

Softball splits doubleheader, win streak snapped at nine

Joe de Ocampo
March 27, 2012
Filed under Softball

The Sacramento State softball team split their doubleheader against UC Santa Barbara, ending the team’s nine-game winning streak with the first game ending at a loss, 0-4 and the second game with a Hornet win, 2-1. The loss is Sac State’s first since the beginning of March.The Hornets took on the...

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