The State Hornet

Rugby player gets invited to play for chance at Olympics

Sacramento State senior business major Jeff Gillingham took up rugby three years ago and now has a chance to make the U.S. Olympic team.

JJ Williams

April 4, 2012

Sacramento State is not known as an athletic powerhouse or a breeding ground for professional athletes, but every now and then a Hornet standout gets their opportunity to continue playing in the big leagues. Senior business major Jeff Gillingham is a former San Joaquin Delta College football player who ...