The State Hornet

Hornets softball shut out by Cal

State Hornet Staff

April 23, 2014

The bats of Sacramento State softball were silent as it was issued a NCAA mercy-rule in six innings by UC Berkeley on Wednesday in Berkeley, Calif. Cal’s freshman pitcher Stephanie Trzcinski held the Hornets to only four hits, two walks and had 11 strikeouts in the 8-0 win.Trzcinski did not allow a ...

Softball’s Vanderdrink fills void at first base left by Nakken

Clifton Jones

April 30, 2013

After the end of last season, the Sacramento State softball team saw No. 22 first baseman Alyssa Nakken leave while another No. 22 began preparing to fill her shoes. Freshman first baseman and shortstop Alyssa Vanderdrink took over first base after former first baseman Nakken graduated last season. “Aly...

Hornet Softball splits doubleheader at Capital Classic

Hornet senior third baseman No. 12, Emily McCormick, makes a diving stop in the second inning against St. Mary's on Saturday during the Capital Classic Tournament.

Clifton Jones

March 16, 2013

It was night and day difference between the two games for Sacramento State softball at the Capital Classic today. Sac State lost an ugly first game to Saint Mary’s, 9-3. Three total errors were made by the Hornets' senior third baseman Emily McCormick and freshman Alyssa Vanderdrink. Sac State’s jun...