The State Hornet

Buzz of the Crowd: Fork in the road for Hornet Football

State Hornet Staff

September 19, 2012

Every sports team comes to a fork in the road where it reflects upon themselves and figures out a path for its season.There are two directions it can travel. It can set its eyes on the playoffs and make a push for a championship or wait for until next year.Many teams will not decide this until they are fully ou...

Football uses momentum of big win to prepare for Northern Colorado

Sacramento State head football coach Marshall Sperbeck gives the team a pep talk during practice on Wednesday. Coming off another upset victory over a Pac-12 Conference team, the Hornets will host the University of Northern Colorado in their home opener on Saturday.

State Hornet Staff

September 13, 2012

Time for celebration was over when Sacramento State’s football team returned home Sunday from Colorado.Fresh off their upset win against the Buffaloes, the Hornets took to the practice field to begin preparations for their home opener against Northern Colorado.“You don’t get enough time to enjoy a good w...

Football gets paid as it conquers another Pac-12 school

State Hornet Staff

September 12, 2012

One field goal gave Sacramento State football more than it could ever imagine.With no time remaining in the game against the University of Colorado, kicker Edgar Castaneda’s 30-yard field goal sailed through the goalposts to give the Hornets a 30-28 win Saturday afternoon in Boulder, Colo.“I’m kind ...

Heroic Sac State football kicker offered scholarship

Edgar Casteneda (#58) won the starting kicker position this season.

Joe Davis

September 12, 2012

When Edgar Castaneda hit a 30-yard game-winning field goal to help his team beat the Pac-12’s University of Colorado Buffaloes on Saturday, he earned more than a victory and the respect of his teammates - he helped pay for his education. During the post-game speech, head coach Marshall Sperbeck announce...

Football gears up to face the University of Colorado on Saturday

State Hornet Staff

September 6, 2012

Sacramento State football will look to upset a Pac-12 school for the second straight year when the Hornets travel to face the University of Colorado.This will be the first ever meeting between the Hornets and the Buffaloes.Junior wide receiver Morris Norrise led the Hornets with 89 yards receiving in...