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Men’s soccer team ends 23-game home winning streak

Men’s soccer team ends 23-game home winning streak

State Hornet Staff
September 27, 2011
Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State men’s soccer team ended a historic winning streak at home, but players and coaches are looking to keep working and improve their away record from past seasons. The Hornets went 23 games straight without losing at home. The streak lasted nearly three years up until a few weeks a...

Comcast to broadcast show featuring Sac State sports

Comcast to broadcast show featuring Sac State sports

Josh Stanley
September 27, 2011
Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State coaches' show on Comcast SportsNet California was nearly scrubbed before its debut, and the setback was because of difficulties in the campus library. The show was announced at the Quarterback Club luncheon that takes place every Monday at El Patron Bar and Grill. It was reported ...

Sac State looks to knock off No. 4 Montana State

Sac State looks to knock off No. 4 Montana State

Josh Stanley
September 27, 2011
Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State football team heads back on the road to face the No. 4-ranked Montana State Bobcats in a rematch of last year’s high-scoring loss. In the shootout last year, the Bobcats pulled out the 64-61 overtime win after blowing a 27-point lead at halftime. Montana State quarterback Denar...

Grant Napear is Molos new TV broadcaster

Grant Napear is Molos new TV broadcaster

Joe Fleming
September 27, 2011
Filed under Sports

The Sacramento Mountain Lions hired Grant Napear of the Sacramento Kings to broadcast games on Comcast SportsNet California, but the star-power he brings might be too little, too late for a crumbling league. “Clearly the league is treading water right now, and I don’t think anyone would argue agai...

On second thought: What improvements should football and volleyball make?

Nicole Bee, AJ Taylor, Josh Stanley
September 27, 2011
Filed under Sports

  Nicole Bee Sacramento State has a strong volleyball team that has awesome players who can do big things this season, but there are some areas to improve on. The communication within the team on the court is sorely lacking. If more people communicated on the court, there would be less confusion. Every pla...

Bob Mattos Memorial Golf Tournament – photo slideshow

Rory Maher
September 27, 2011
Filed under Sports

The Bob Mattos Memorial Golf Tournament took place on Sept. 19 to raise money for Hornet athletes. Writer Nicole Bee and photographer Rory Maher were there to catch the action. ...

Sac State volleyball beats Northern Colorado in 3 games

Sac State volleyball beats Northern Colorado in 3 games

Nicole Bee
September 25, 2011
Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State volleyball team came out strong against the Northern Colorado State Bears Saturday, sending them back home after winning in three straight games. Both outside hitters, Janelle Currey and Eryn Kirby, helped the team to its victory with a combined score of 67 over the entire match. ...

Sac State beats Montana for first time in school history

Sac State beats Montana for first time in school history

Dante Geoffrey
September 24, 2011
Filed under Sports

It took 17 tries over 18 years, but the Sacramento State football team finally beat the Montana Grizzlies, winning 42-28 in front of 12,751 sports fans at Hornet Stadium Saturday night. Before this game, the Hornets were 0-16 against Montana since their first meeting in 1993. "It's my fifth year, so ...

Sac State football holds rally in support of home opener

Sac State football holds rally in support of home opener

Josh Stanley
September 22, 2011
Filed under Sports

Despite losing two straight games the Sacramento State football team held a rally in front of excited fans Thursday morning. About 125 fans showed up at the rally to support the Sac State Hornets football team, including the Sac State cheerleading team. Head coach Marshall Sperbeck and a few of the Hornets ...

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