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Hornets upended 4-3 by Long Beach State on senior day

Hornets upended 4-3 by Long Beach State on senior day

Will Moon

April 8, 2017


Filed under Sports, Tennis

After losing four straight singles matches, the Sacramento State women’s tennis team fell short 4-3 to the Long Beach State 49ers to spoil the Hornets’ senior-day celebration. With rain pouring throughout the day, the match was relocated to the Spare Time Indoor Tennis Center in Gold River. ...

Hornets defeat No. 1 men’s tennis team in Big Sky

Hornets defeat No. 1 men’s tennis team in Big Sky

Alec Romero

April 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Sacramento State men’s tennis team nearly shut out Northern Arizona 6-1 Sunday at the Rio Del Oro Racquet Club. With just four weeks left before the Big Sky Tournament in Phoenix, Arizona, Sac State needed a bounce-back performance after going 1-4 in its last five matches. “Winning gives...

Former Sac State women’s tennis captain returns as new coach

Former Sac State women’s tennis captain returns as new coach

Will Moon

November 1, 2016


Filed under Sports, Tennis

After contributing to one of the most successful runs in the history of Sacramento State athletics, alumna Clarisse Baca has rejoined the women’s tennis program as the new head coach. Baca, at 26 years old, is one of the program’s youngest head coaches ever. Born and raised in Chihuahua, Mexico,...

Hornets’ tennis prepares for tourney

State Hornet Staff

May 8, 2012


Filed under Tennis

Men’s team:  After winning the Big Sky Conference championship for the fourth-straight year, the Sacramento State men’s tennis team will take on Stanford in the first round of the NCAA Division I Tournament on Saturday. The Hornets defeated the University of Montana in a blowout fashion after qu...

Tennis streak at 92 after Big Sky title win

Tennis streak at 92 after Big Sky title win

Joe de Ocampo

April 24, 2012


Filed under Tennis

The Sacramento State women’s tennis team’s leadership and successful history has earned 92 consecutive Big Sky match wins and earned its 11th Big Sky Tournament title this past weekend in Gold River, Calif.   The Hornets ended their regular season 15-9 overall with eight wins in the conference...

Women’s tennis keeps rolling with Big Sky tourney victory

Women’s tennis keeps rolling with Big Sky tourney victory

JJ Williams

April 23, 2012


Filed under Tennis

Sacramento State’s women’s tennis team kept a decade-long winning tradition going over the weekend, claiming their 11th straight conference title in a two-day sweep of the Big Sky Conference Championship at the Gold River Racquet Club. The No. 52 Hornets won their 91st consecutive match against ...

Men’s tennis secures fourth straight Big Sky tourney title

Men’s tennis secures fourth straight Big Sky tourney title

Josh Stanley

April 22, 2012


Filed under Tennis

After taking down Eastern Washington University Saturday, the Sacramento State men’s tennis team defeated the University of Montana 4-0 today and won its fourth straight Big Sky Conference Tournament title. Led by junior Aliaksandr Malko and freshman Tom Miller, the No. 2-ranked Hornets were able to ge...

Women’s tennis locks up season title with win at Northern Colorado

Women’s tennis locks up season title with win at Northern Colorado

Joe de Ocampo

April 18, 2012


Filed under Tennis

The Sacramento State women’s tennis team won 6-1 over the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley, Colo., earning its 11th consecutive Big Sky Conference regular season title and sixth straight win. The team played its last regular season matches Sunday afternoon against the Bears and won its 9...

Men’s tennis wraps up regular season with a win

Men’s tennis wraps up regular season with a win

Josh Stanley

April 15, 2012


Filed under Tennis

The Sacramento State men’s tennis team won its final regular season Big Sky Conference match Saturday afternoon 6-1 over Idaho State University at the Rio Del Oro Racquet Club in Sacramento.In singles, the Hornets dominated the Bengals as junior Aliaksandr Malko, freshman Marek Marksoo, senior Jav...

Hornets dominate Portland State, sweep match

JJ Williams

April 10, 2012


Filed under Sports, Tennis

Portland State’s delayed flight gave the Sacramento State’s men’s tennis team extra time to unwind, and the rest paid off for the Hornets as they rolled over the Vikings today in a full match sweep at the Rio Del Oro Racquet Club. The Hornets looked relaxed as they started Monday’s match wit...

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