The State Hornet

Sac State inducts a living legend in Hall

State Hornet Staff

January 29, 2013

When former Sacramento State baseball coach John Smith created baseball’s hall of fame in 1986, he did it for one purpose.“I wanted to honor some of the great careers a lot of our baseball players have had,” Smith said. “This is a way to pay them back.”Now, after 26 years, it is his turn to ...

Sac State alum one of the AFL’s greats

State Hornet Staff

September 25, 2012

Former Sacramento State quarterback and Grant Union High School graduate Aaron Garcia became one of the most prolific passers in pro football history, even after coming up short of his NFL dream.In 1987, Garcia gained national attention when he broke Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway’s high scho...