The State Hornet

Three Hornets selected in 2013 MLB Draft

State Hornet Staff

June 11, 2013

Three Sacramento State baseball players are now one step closer to their dreams.On Saturday afternoon, senior second baseman Andrew Ayers and juniors outfielder Justin Higley and starting pitcher Tanner Mendonca were all selected in the 2013 MLB Draft. All three said they will sign with their respective org...

Fight shocks Sac State infielder

State Hornet Staff

February 27, 2013

Senior second baseman Andrew Ayers has done many things on the baseball diamond, but he said being involved in a fist fight was something brand new to him.In the third inning of Friday’s game against UC Riverside, Ayers and three Riverside players were ejected. According to NCAA rules, any players ...

Buzz of the Crowd: Reputation at risk following skirmish

State Hornet Staff

February 27, 2013

It took a fist fight for people to finally buzz about Sacramento State sports.The Hornets received national attention thanks in part to local news station KCRA and its video of a baseball fight between senior second baseman Andrew Ayers and UC Riverside shortstop Eddie Young.While every news outlet was c...

Hornets’ second baseman ejected in baseball’s 2-1 loss to UC Riverside

State Hornet Staff

February 22, 2013

Not only did Sacramento State baseball lose its first home game of the season Friday, but also its second baseman, Andrew Ayers, for four games.During the third inning of the Hornets’ 2-1 loss to UC Riverside, Ayers and Riverside shortstop Eddie Young and catcher Drake Zarate all were ejected for fighting...

Hornets look to defend regular season WAC championship

Hornets look to defend regular season WAC championship

State Hornet Staff

February 13, 2013

Sacramento State can discard any second thoughts it may have had about hiring Reggie Christiansen to take over the baseball programLast season, Christiansen coached his team to its first regular conference championship since the school moved to Division I in 1992.Former head coach and now assistant at...