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Men’s golf finishes second at American Sky Championship

State Hornet Staff

April 27, 2014

The Sacramento State men’s golf season came to an end with a second place finish at the America Sky Championship on Sunday afternoon at Angels Camp, Calif.The Hornets began the tournament strong, sitting in a tie for second with Hartford, but the lead Northern Colorado gained on day two was too much...

Men’s golf finishes fifth in El Macero Classic

State Hornet Staff

April 20, 2014

Led by junior Owen Taylor, the Sacramento State men’s golf team finished the El Macero Classic in fifth place on Sunday.The Hornets had a firm grasp of third place until their consistent play changed for the worse, as they shot a third round score of 303, their second highest score through 33 rounds...

Top-tier golfers dream of joining the PGA

State Hornet Staff

April 15, 2014

For most students, getting ready to graduate from college means one thing – finding a job.But for Sacramento State senior golfer Jordan Weir, his aspirations of joining the PGA Tour have taken center stage.In the three tournaments Weir has played this Spring, he has yet to finish outside the top-15. In the 2012...

Men’s golf finishes third despite Taylor’s first place performance

State Hornet Staff

April 15, 2014

A strong finish from junior Owen Taylor helped the Sacramento State men’s golf team to a third place finish in the UCSB Invitational at Sandpiper Golf Course in Santa Barbara, Calif., on Tuesday.Taylor bounced back quickly from an opening round 74, shooting a 4-under 68 second round. After making ...

Men’s golf prepares to host Sacramento State Invitational

Men's golf prepares to host Sacramento State Invitational

State Hornet Staff

March 2, 2014

The Sacramento State men’s golf team is preparing for a strong showing at their home Invitational beginning Monday, a tournament that they took seventh place in last year.The Hornets are on their hottest streak of the season and their confidence is at an all time high. When it comes to competing, se...

Men’s golf finish in second place at Folino Invitational


State Hornet Staff

February 19, 2014

A strong third round from junior Owen Taylor and senior Jordan Weir, helped the Sacramento State men’s golf team secure second place at the Folino Invitational in Industry Hills, Calif., Tuesday.The Hornets started off slowly, shooting a score of 302 in their opening round, only to finish rounds two and three with score...

Golf teams wrap up season, look forward to next fall

Clifton Jones

May 14, 2013

With the season over for both men and women’s golf, the two teams can look toward next season to build on what has been a successful year. Even though both teams didn’t come away with a conference championship, they finished their season well.  The men finished their season by placing fourth in the...

Sac State Invitational a bust for men’s golf

Clifton Jones

March 13, 2013

Sacramento State men’s golf hosted the Sac State Invitational on Monday and Tuesday for the first time in ten years, but failed to come out and defend their home course. The Hornets finished the tournament in seventh place out of 14 teams and were led by senior Ryan Williams and junior Jordan Weir...

Undermanned Sac State golf team ties for 13th place in Fresno

Clifton Jones

March 6, 2013

Sacramento State men’s golf came into the Fresno State Lexus Classic at a disadvantage Monday with five golfers to the other teams’ six-player lineups.  Although the Hornets featured a lineup with fewer players, the team was still able to finish the Classic tied for 13th place and was helped b...

William leads men’s golf to a ninth-place finish

William leads men's golf to a ninth-place finish

Clifton Jones

October 16, 2012

Sacramento State Men’s golf finished this afternoon tied for ninth at the Lone Star Invitational in San Antonio, Texas. Senior Ryan Williams helped Sac State by tying for sixth overall individually. Williams finished the Lone Star Invitational at even par with a 54-hole score 216, 70-74-72. The senior rebounde...