The State Hornet

Women find success, men struggle at Santa Clara Bronco Invitational

Mike McGough

October 18, 2014

Sacramento State cross country competed at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational in Sunnyvale on Saturday, with the women’s team finishing fifth and the men’s team placing 19th.Jacob Huston and Chloe Berlioux were once again the team’s top finishers. Berlioux finished the women’s 6K in a time of 20:3...

Cross country preparing for conference and cold

Mike McGough

October 7, 2014

Sacramento State's cross country team is gearing up for the remainder of its season.With two races scheduled before they compete Nov. 1 at the Big Sky Championships in Grand Forks, North Dakota, the Hornets have just over three weeks to prepare.But head coach Joe Eby’s team may not race at the SFSU I...

Stanford Invitational, new terrain for cross country team

Mike McGough

September 27, 2014

Sacramento State cross country competed Saturday at the Stanford Invitational. The men’s team took 15th place out of 18 teams while the Hornet women finished seventh out of 21.The Hornet women finished the 6K with a score of 255, good for seventh place. They edged out eighth-place finisher USC, wh...

Reesey Byers on the running path to success

Satchi Hover

November 6, 2013

Reesey Byers overcame challenges that could have deterred his path toward becoming the face of the Sacramento State cross country team. A native of Bakersfield, Calif., Byers was born 3 months early and weighed only 2 pounds and 15 ounces. The doctors told his mother that he would not make it, but he ...

Cross country coach overcame obstacles to get to Sac State

Satchi Hover

October 9, 2013

If you ask Sacramento State cross country head coach Joe Eby about achieving personal goals in the face of adversity, he could tell you a thing or two about doing as much – and then some.The first-year head coach from Ravenna, Ohio began his pursuit of a cross country career when he was a junior in high school. He had...