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Sac State volleyball misses out on postseason

Sac State volleyball misses out on postseason

Satchi Hover

December 4, 2013

Sacramento State’s volleyball team finished seventh in the Big Sky Conference, missing out on the Big Sky Tournament for the first time since 2011.The Hornets needed to place sixth in the Big Sky or better in order to ensure a postseason berth.Following Sac State’s five-set loss to Montana in the reg...

Sac State loses to Montana, eliminated from postseason contention

Sac State loses to Montana, eliminated from postseason contention

Satchi Hover

November 24, 2013

Sacramento State’s volleyball team will not head to the Big Sky Conference Tournament after falling to Montana Saturday and losing the sixth and final spot needed to make the postseason.  The Hornets were eliminated by the Grizzlies in five sets, (25-21, 20-25, 21-25, 25-19, 10-15)Following the conclusion of the match,...

Hornets keep playoff hopes alive with victory over Weber State

Satchi Hover

November 16, 2013

Sacramento State’s volleyball team kept its postseason hopes intact with a victory over Weber State Saturday evening at Colberg Court.The Hornets (14-15, 9-9) defeated the Wildcats in straight sets (25-14, 25-20, 25-13) and claimed sole possession of sixth place in the Big Sky Conference after North...

Sac State volleyball drops fourth match in a row to Idaho State

Sac State volleyball drops fourth match in a row to Idaho State

Satchi Hover

November 15, 2013

Sacramento State’s women’s volleyball team lost for the fourth time in a row Friday against Idaho State.The Hornets fell in four sets (21-25, 25-22, 15-25, 15-25) at Colberg Court.With the loss, Sac State (13-15, 8-9) is now in a sixth place tie in the Big Sky Conference with Northern Colorado. Only s...

Sac State volleyball starts Big Sky Conference play Thursday

Satchi Hover

September 18, 2013

Coming off five consecutive losses, Sacramento State women's volleyball team will look to right the ship as it begins Big Sky Conference play this week.After starting the 2013 campaign 4-0 record (their best start since 1995), the Hornets have gone 1-6 in their last seven matches, including a three matc...

Bronco Invitational is final tuneup for women’s volleyball before conference play begins

Satchi Hover

September 12, 2013

Sacramento State (5-3) will begin play in the Bronco Volleyball Classic in Boise, Idaho Friday at 9 a.m.The tournament is the team's final tuneup before conference play begins.Head coach Ruben Volta and his players view the tournament as an opportunity to fix any of the team’s mechanical issues.   “Cert...

Women’s volleyball shifts leadership for upcoming season improvement

Women’s volleyball shifts leadership for upcoming season improvement

Satchi Hover

August 20, 2013

After missing the 2012 Big Sky Conference Tournament by one game, Sacramento State’s volleyball team is looking forward to the 2013 season as they adjust to transitions that took place during the offseason.With a 12-18 overall record last season, the disappointing results seemed to remove any doubts as the...

Volleyball makes it five consecutive losses as it drops to North Dakota

Volleyball makes it five consecutive losses as it drops to North Dakota

Joe Davis

September 29, 2012

The Sacramento State women’s volleyball team fell 1-3 to first-year Big Sky Conference foe North Dakota at Betty Engelstad Sioux Center on Saturday. The match marked the first time the two teams have met since 1988 and the first time Sac State traveled to Grand Forks to take on North Dakota.  The...

Northern Arizona gives volleyball its second conference loss of the season

Northern Arizona gives volleyball its second conference loss of the season

Joe Davis

September 20, 2012

Tonight the Sacramento State women’s volleyball team dropped its second consecutive Big Sky conference match when it traveled to the Rolle Activity Center to take on Northern Arizona. The loss leaves the Hornets with a record of 1-2 in conference play with the other loss coming against Portland State l...