The State Hornet

Three Hornets selected in 2013 MLB Draft

State Hornet Staff

June 11, 2013

Three Sacramento State baseball players are now one step closer to their dreams.On Saturday afternoon, senior second baseman Andrew Ayers and juniors outfielder Justin Higley and starting pitcher Tanner Mendonca were all selected in the 2013 MLB Draft. All three said they will sign with their respective org...

Baseball drops another Friday game despite Higley’s ninth home run

Hornet junior left fielder No. 35, Justin Higley, rounds the bases after hitting his ninth home run of the season, a two-run shot, against Louisiana Tech on Friday afternoon at John Smith Field.

State Hornet Staff

April 27, 2013

Base running errors cost Sacramento State’s baseball team another Friday afternoon loss, this time to Louisiana Tech University.This season, the Hornets have won only two games on Friday and could not recover from a fourth inning rally by the Bulldogs, who held for a 5-4 win.“We’ve had a hard ti...

Four hits from Chris Lewis help Hornets win second straight baseball game

Hornet redshirt freshman No. 6, Chris Lewis, stands in against Texas State on Saturday at John Smith Field. Lewis went 4-4 on the day, raising his season batting average to .339.

State Hornet Staff

April 7, 2013

Sacramento State proved that no lead is safe, not matter how large it is.Even after the Hornets scored seven runs in the first four innings, they were once again forced to use the bullpen after nearly giving up the lead in a 7-5 win over Texas State University, Saturday afternoon.“We were hoping not t...