The State Hornet

Men’s golf places 10th in first tournament of the season

by Aaron Asmus

September 16, 2014

Sacramento State men’s golf team finished 10th out of 15 teams at the Ram Masters Invitational on Sept. 16.In individual play the Hornets finished in the top 50 of the tournament. The squad did not have a player finish in the top 20.Coach Hall saw was impressed with the quality of shots his team hi...

Top-tier golfers dream of joining the PGA

State Hornet Staff

April 15, 2014

For most students, getting ready to graduate from college means one thing – finding a job.But for Sacramento State senior golfer Jordan Weir, his aspirations of joining the PGA Tour have taken center stage.In the three tournaments Weir has played this Spring, he has yet to finish outside the top-15. In the 2012...

Owen Taylor focuses on attitude to improve game

State Hornet Staff

April 8, 2014

For Sacramento State men’s golfer Owen Taylor, golf is a sport that can turn him from confident to angry in a matter of seconds. He has spent countless hours this summer working on his game and not letting his emotions get the best of him.Taylor is playing his best golf of the season with only one ...

Men’s golf focused on team, not individual

State Hornet Staff

February 26, 2014

It would not be far off the mark to say Sacramento State men’s golf team is the most tight-knit team in college golf, according to junior Owen Taylor.“My freshman year, that was the first thing that they said (to me),” Taylor said. “This team, we get along better than probably any team in colle...

Men’s golf season looks optimistic for upperclassmen

State Hornet Staff

February 12, 2014

The expectations are lofty for the Sacramento State men’s golf team this year, but according to juniors Riley Hayfield and Luke Kristo, they should be.“We are a really talented team,” Hayfield said. “I think we have a good chance to win some tournaments this spring.”Hayfield and Kristo tran...