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Cross country races solid at Santa Clara

Andre Newell
October 17, 2015
Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State cross country team represented well and continued to show a great amount of improvement at the Santa Clara Bronco Invite at Baylands Regional Park in Sunnyvale, California on Saturday. The women's team finished third out of 18 teams and the men's team finished 10th out of 13...

Track and field continues to improve in its second meet of the season

Jessica Plasencia
January 31, 2015
Filed under Sports

Sacramento State’s track and field team finished strong at the Jack Johnson Classic in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The first day of the meet ended with two wins.Friday, freshman Richard Cooper took first place in the men’s long jump and senior Caprice Powell won the women’s 200-meter dash. Saturday, t...

Sac State places 14th in NCAA West Regional at Stanford

Mike McGough
November 14, 2014
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Rebounding from a disappointing performance at the Big Sky Conference Championships Nov. 1 in North Dakota, Sacramento State’s women’s cross country team finished 14th of 34 qualifying teams in Friday’s NCAA Division I West Regional at Stanford.Senior Amanda Garcia led the way for the Hornets in ...

Women find success, men struggle at Santa Clara Bronco Invitational

Mike McGough
October 18, 2014
Filed under Sports, Track And Field And Cross Country

Sacramento State cross country competed at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational in Sunnyvale on Saturday, with the women’s team finishing fifth and the men’s team placing 19th.Jacob Huston and Chloe Berlioux were once again the team’s top finishers. Berlioux finished the women’s 6K in a time of 20:3...

Stanford Invitational, new terrain for cross country team

Mike McGough
September 27, 2014
Filed under Sports, Track And Field And Cross Country

Sacramento State cross country competed Saturday at the Stanford Invitational. The men’s team took 15th place out of 18 teams while the Hornet women finished seventh out of 21.The Hornet women finished the 6K with a score of 255, good for seventh place. They edged out eighth-place finisher USC, wh...

Women’s cross country drops to Nevada in unexpected relay race

Women’s cross country drops to Nevada in unexpected relay race

James Heck
October 6, 2012
Filed under Track And Field

The Sacramento State women’s cross country team lost to the Nevada Wolf Pack Friday in a dual meet at the Rancho San Rafael Park at the Nevada Chase Race. The Wolf Pack beat the Hornets 23-32 in their final home meet of the season. The Wolf Pack had three of the top five runners, including the top ov...

Hornet runners plan post-college careers

Hornet runners plan post-college careers

James Heck
September 18, 2012
Filed under Sports

For the cross country runners on the Sacramento State men’s and women’s teams, the emphasis of their training and commitment pertain to collegiate running. After college, the different avenues runners can or want to pursue depend on athletic ability, opportunity and sheer desire to continue runn...

Women’s cross-country accomplishes first win of the season in San Francisco

Women’s cross-country accomplishes first win of the season in San Francisco

James Heck
September 14, 2012
Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State women’s cross-country team earned its first victory of the 2012 season Friday at the Speedway Meadow at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco.   Sac State won the women’s race with 47 points, followed by Cal State Stanislaus with 59 points. The University of San Fran...

Cross country acquires fresh legs

Cross country acquires fresh legs

James Heck
September 11, 2012
Filed under Sports

The 2012 Sacramento State women’s cross country team features a predominantly young core of inexperienced collegiate level runners.   Kathleen Raske, director of track and field and cross country at Sac State, said the goal of the team’s season is to develop the freshmen runners in ...

Cross-country remains undefeated and comes out on top in men’s race

Cross-country remains undefeated and comes out on top in men’s race

James Heck
September 8, 2012
Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State men’s cross country team placed first overall for the second straight week and the women’s team placed third overall at the eighth annual Hornet Jamboree Saturday at Granite Regional Park.   Sac State won the men’s competition with 23 points, followed by Fresno State with 63 poi...