The State Hornet

Campaign brings school spirit to campus

Pornmanus Saetae

March 18, 2015

Sacramento State is considered a commuter school. Far more students commute to campus by car, bus or bikes than actually live on campus. As soon as their last class is over, most students will leave campus immediately and make their way to work or home.SacStatement, better known as the Green and Gold campa...

Gymnastics geared up for Flipfest season opener

Ilian Cervantes

December 12, 2014

Last season the gymnastics team won conference with a season-high score of 195.650 and competed at regionals in Washington.After placing sixth in the all-around at the Seattle Regional on April 5, Kalliah McCartney made her debut at the NCAA Championships April 18 in Birmingham, Alabama; a first in p...

Soccer programs prepares athletes for the pros

Ilian Cervantes

September 11, 2014

Former Sacramento State soccer athlete Max Alvarez completed his first season for Sacramento Republic professional soccer team this month, where he played midfielder.Alvarez reported to Sac Republic training camp last February and said he felt prepared for the skill level of the professional team coming ...

Passion for student sports carries on campus

Ilian Cervantes

September 11, 2014

The Sacramento State Athletics department has seen a lot of change in administration with recent hires and promotions.Markus Jennings joined the Hornet family July 7 as the associate athletics director for external affairs and is responsible for fundraising, marketing, ticketing, and media relations."One...

Hornet Athletics’ new leader, no stranger on campus

State Hornet Staff

September 3, 2014

Sacramento State appointed Interim Athletic Director Bill Macriss on July 1, after former Athletic Director Terry Wanless retired. “I’ve got a history with the university. I have kind of grown up around a lot of these coaches and a lot of the staff,” Macriss said. “So I have a perspective a...

Volleyball set to add eight freshman to team

Ilian Cervantes and Paris Prado

September 3, 2014

The Sacramento State women’s volleyball team welcomes a record-breaking eight freshmen to the team this season.In addition to the eight freshmen, a total of 10 new athletes make up the 16-player roster. Head coach Ruben Volta said one advantage of so many new faces on the team is the energy level ap...

Cross country motto: comfortable with being uncomfortable

Ilian Cervantes

September 3, 2014

UC Davis took the Aggie Open Saturday morning at Putah Creek Reserve with the women winning the race 20-39 and the men winning 25-40.“For this meet we planned to work in groups,” said Sacramento State senior Teresa Mallory. “We try to run in packs to encourage each other during the race.”Mallory competed in every ...