The State Hornet

Women’s tennis using diversity as training tool for life lessons

Angel Guerrero

March 22, 2016

Diversity at Sacramento State is greater than ever, and the women’s tennis program is one of the numerous teams on campus that reflect this reality; using their diverse backgrounds to enhance their educational experience. According to a fall 2015 campus study on enrollment by ethnicity and ge...

Women’s tennis battles flu, drops match to Fresno State

Women’s tennis battles flu, drops match to Fresno State

Angel Guerrero

March 16, 2016

The Sacramento State women’s tennis team was defeated 6-1 against the No. 20 ranked Fresno State Bulldogs at the Spare Time Indoor Tennis Center on March 12. The Hornets not only competed against one of the best teams in the nation but they also did battle against the fierce opponent known as...

Women’s tennis dominates at home

Angel Guerrero

January 31, 2016

In their first home game of the season, the Sacramento State women's tennis team came out swinging against the visiting Portland State Vikings at the Rio Del Oro Racquet Club on Saturday, Jan. 30. The Hornets swept Portland State in doubles play beginning with sophomore Emily McColl and junior ...

Sac State women’s tennis’ season ends after Big Sky Championship loss

Patricia Carpenter

April 27, 2015

For 13 seasons Sacramento State women's tennis dominated the Big Sky Conference, but it all came to an end on Sunday after conference newcomers, the University of Idaho Vandals, squandered the Hornets' chance of winning their 14th tournament title.Idaho joined the Big Sky this season after leaving th...

Idaho Vandals shatter Sac State women’s tennis’ Big Sky championship streak

Patricia Carpenter

April 26, 2015

After dominating women's tennis in the Big Sky Conference for over a decade, Sacramento State found itself on the losing side for the first time in 14 seasons.The Hornets succumbed to the University of Idaho Vandals 4-3 in the Big Sky championship at Gold River Racquet Club in Gold River, California on ...

The quest for their 14th consecutive Big Sky title begins for women’s tennis

Patricia Carpenter

April 23, 2015

Sacramento State Hornets' sophomore Alina Soltanici prepares to double backhand the ball during her singles match against the Weber State University Wildcat's junior Agata Bachanek during their tennis match on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at the Rio Del Oro Racquet Club in Sacramento, Calif. Soltanici won both of her matches on Tuesday; 7-5, 6-2 in singles and 6-0 in doubles.

Sac State women’s tennis drops their regular-season finale against Cal 7-0

Patricia Carpenter

April 17, 2015

In their regular-season finale, the Sacramento State women's tennis team provided the closest competition during doubles against No. 4 UC Berkeley this afternoon at the Golden Bears' home courts in Berkeley, California, but fell 7-0 to drop their record to 16-10.The women's record against nationally ranked t...

Women’s tennis remains perfect in Big Sky regular season with 11-0 record

Patricia Carpenter

April 14, 2015

In their Big Sky Conference regular-season finale, the Sacramento State women's tennis team (16-9) wiped out the Weber State University Wildcats (12-5, 6-2 Big Sky) 6-1 this evening at Rio Del Oro Racquet Club.This was the Hornets first contest in over a week, with their last match being on April 4.The Hornets...

Hornets’ women’s tennis sweeps Idaho State 7-0, downs Northern Arizona 6-1

Patricia Carpenter

April 4, 2015

After losing their Intercollegiate Tennis Association ranking, Sacramento State women's tennis came out blazing in their doubleheader against the Northern Arizona University Lumberjacks and the Idaho State Bengals, dropping only one point the entire day."We knew this doubleheader was going to be like la...

Women’s tennis moves to 8-0 in Big Sky play with 4-3 win over MSU

Patricia Carpenter

March 28, 2015

In Saturday's doubleheader against the University of Montana Grizzlies and the Montana State University Bobcats, No. 73 Sacramento State women's tennis squeaked by with its 4-3 win over the Bobcats to advance them to a perfect Big Sky Conference record of 8-0 this season.Dima Hrynashka, the women's ten...

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