The State Hornet

Softball breaks out the broom against Portland State

Junior Kailey Olcott celebrates with her teammates after a homerun in game 2 against Portland State at Shea Stadium, Friday, May 6.
Connor Ashford May 8, 2016

The Sacramento State softball team won both games of its Friday doubleheader, beating Portland State by finals of 10-2 and 8-5. Sac State pitcher Celina Matthias got the ball to kick off the homestand...

Hornet softball swept by Weber State

Hornet softball swept by Weber State
Connor Ashford May 1, 2016

A close game saw the Sacramento State softball team come up short in extras to Weber State, losing by a final of 4-3 in 14 innings. After going down in order in the top half of the inning, Hornet...

Hornets waste no time in putting away Idaho State

Connor Ashford April 24, 2016

Sacramento State’s softball team got back on the right track Saturday, beating Idaho State (21-20) in six innings by a final score of 10-1 on the road. After weather caused a late start to the...

Hornets complete sweep of Northern Colorado

Connor Ashford April 10, 2016

Sacramento State’s softball team capped off its three-game road trip with a win against Northern Colorado 4-1, finishing the sweep and putting the Hornets in sole possession of first place in the...

Hornets see five-game winning streak snapped

Connor Ashford March 30, 2016

The Sacramento State softball team lost on Wednesday afternoon to the Cal Berkeley Golden Bears by a final score of 6-1. Kicking off the first game of a 4-game road trip, Sac State (13-13) fell...

Hornets go double dutch with Nevada

Connor Ashford March 17, 2016

The Sacramento State softball team split a doubleheader with Nevada on Wednesday afternoon, losing the first game 4-3 before bouncing back to win 4-2 in the second game in Nevada. Nevada (15-4)...

Hornets drop doubleheader in Stockton

Connor Ashford March 13, 2016

Sacramento State's softball team suffered two losses on Saturday afternoon, falling to Oregon and Pacific at the Louisville Slugger Invitational in Stockton. The Hornets fell in the first game by...

Hornet softball beats Davis 5-2 at home

Hornet softball beats Davis 5-2 at home
Connor Ashford March 2, 2016

The Sacramento State softball team got the win in the season’s home opener Wednesday, securing a 5-2 win over the UC Davis Aggies. Before the home opening game even started, however, the two squads...

Softball’s season ends after 13-1 loss to Weber State

Jeremiah Martinez May 9, 2015

With an opportunity of winning their first Big Sky Conference title in program history, Sacramento State softball could not come through, as they were defeated by Weber State University 13-1 in the championship...

Hornets look to shake off three-game losing streak this weekend

Sacramento State Hornets' junior Sasha Margulies tips a foul ball off of her bat against the Idaho State University Bengals on Friday, April 17, 2015 at Shea Stadium. The Hornets lost 7-0 in extra innings and the Bengals swept the Hornets in a three-game series, which decided the Big Sky Conference leader. Coming into the series, Idaho State and Sac State shared the same conference record and first place. 
State Hornet Staff April 23, 2015

Sacramento State softball dropped to third place in the Big Sky Conference after the Idaho State University Bengals swept the Hornets this past weekend at home.Going into the three-game series, the women...

Load more stories