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California stands to benefit from legalizing weed

California stands to benefit from legalizing weed

Jaime Carrillo

September 17, 2013

The U.S. Department of Justice ruled Aug. 29 that it would not interfere with recent laws in Washington and Colorado that would allow for the sale and taxation of recreational pot. Now is the time for California to jump on the “legalize it” bandwagon.The federal government infringing on states’ rights...

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

State Hornet Staff

September 18, 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...

Sac State football gets its second consecutive win after defeating the Bears

Sac State football gets its second consecutive win after defeating the Bears

State Hornet Staff

September 15, 2012

Sacramento State’s football team moved forward from its Pac-12 win as it defeated Northern Colorado for a seventh straight season, 28-17.It was the first time the Hornets have won back-to-back games since 2010.“I’m very excited that we won the football game,” said head coach Marshall Sperbeck. ...

Football uses momentum of big win to prepare for Northern Colorado

Football uses momentum of big win to prepare for Northern Colorado

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...

Heroic Sac State football kicker offered scholarship

Heroic Sac State football kicker offered scholarship

Joe Davis

September 11, 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...

Buzz of the Crowd: What big wins mean for small college teams

State Hornet Staff

September 11, 2012

College football starts off the same way every season: Most big NCAA football programs play smaller schools and cruise to a commanding victory. Oregon State and the University of Colorado are no exceptions to this rule. During the past decade, the two teams have hosted schools with smaller football programs lik...

Football gets paid as it conquers another Pac-12 school

State Hornet Staff

September 11, 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 ...

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...