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Softball slams Princeton, wins second game of long Sunday

Softball slams Princeton, wins second game of long Sunday

Joe de Ocampo
March 19, 2012
Filed under Softball

Sacramento State softball won its game against Princeton Sunday afternoon 10-1, ending by the mercy rule with a homer in the fifth inning. The victory was the Hornets’ second of the day and put the team’s current win streak at nine.The Hornets toppled the Tigers in the last game of the Capital Classic...

‘Mind Gym’ a must-read for Sacramento State softball

‘Mind Gym’ a must-read for Sacramento State softball

State Hornet Staff
February 28, 2012
Filed under Softball, Sports

The Sacramento State softball team was given a book by its coach containing lessons and pointers from professional athletes to mentally prepare for the upcoming season - something the coach hopes will give them an advantage on the field. Head coach Kathy Strahan gave the book, "Mind Gym : An Athlete...

Softball wins tourney to open season

Softball wins tourney to open season

State Hornet Staff
February 14, 2012
Filed under Softball, Sports

Pitching led the way for Sacramento State's softball team as it won four of the first five games over the weekend and is now calling themselves Fresno State Kickoff champions.The pitching trio of freshman Caitlin Brooks, sophomore Taylor Stroud and senior Shelby Voelz gave up only six runs and pitche...

Young pitchers ready to knock down competition

Young pitchers ready to knock down competition

State Hornet Staff
February 7, 2012
Filed under Softball, Sports

Sacramento State sophomore Taylor Stroud and freshman Caitlin Brooks have taken similar paths in their softball playing career thus far. Both pitchers started playing at a young age, traveled on club teams and have seen success on the high school level.Now, as they have entered the world of Division I s...

Softball ready to contend

Softball ready to contend

Joe de Ocampo
February 7, 2012
Filed under Softball, Sports

The Sacramento State softball team is prepared to take on rivalries with a balanced offense and defense coupled with good camaraderie. The team's top hitters from last season were Devin Caldwell, Shannon Kaufman and Emily McCormick, who scored a combined 43 runs for the Hornets. The team compiled a record ...

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