The State Hornet

Student-athlete couple supports each other

Eric S. Torres

October 29, 2014

Couples are not uncommon on the Sacramento State campus, but student-athlete couples are fewer by the number.For couple senior soccer goalkeeper Kimberly Mata and junior football defensive lineman Nick Mazza a benefit includes having someone who understands the physical and educational pressures involve...

Women’s soccer battled hard in overtime, but fell 2-3 to Idaho State

Eric S. Torres

October 12, 2014

Sacramento State women's soccer (6-9-0) were defeated by Idaho State (6-7-0) by a final score of 3-2 this afternoon at Hornet Field. It was the Hornets second overtime game of the 2014 season.Two yellow cards were given to the Hornets in the physical matchup. One in the first half, and the other in the s...

Women’s soccer on the road against Fresno Pacific

Eric S. Torres

September 11, 2014

Sacramento State women’s soccer (3-3-0) is back on the road prepared to visit Fresno Pacific (0-2-0) on Friday, Sept. 12.For the Hornets this is only their second away game of the 2014 season. The women lost on the road against San Jose State, 1-0, earlier in the year.The women will begin to play f...

Women’s soccer upbeat about 2014 despite missing playoffs

Clifton Jones

November 6, 2013

After missing out on the opportunity for a postseason berth, the Sacramento State women’s soccer team will look to regroup and rebuild for the 2014 season.The Hornets had plenty of chances late in the conference season to secure at least a fourth seed in the Big Sky Tournament.“We didn’t score as mu...

Sac State falls to sixth place after loss to Weber State

Clifton Jones

October 19, 2013

Sacramento State women’s soccer lost on the road Saturday to Weber State Saturday making it more difficult to earn a postseason berth.The Hornets fell 3-1 to the Wildcats not being able to overcome an early goal.Coming into today’s match up, Sac State and Weber State were tied in third place with...

Women’s soccer held scoreless against Northern Arizona

Sac State defender junior No. 12 Kassi Anast attempts to kick the ball passed her NAU opponent at the Oct. 11 game at Hornet Field.

Clifton Jones

October 12, 2013

Sacramento State women’s soccer could not bounce back from a rough first half against Northern Arizona University.The Hornets( 6-6-2, 2-2-1) fell to the Lumberjacks (7-3-3, 3-1-0), 3-0 Friday at Hornet Field.Sac State quickly fell behind in the first half when Lumberjacks forward Haley Wingender scor...

Freshman goalkeeper saves game as Hornets beat Pacific

Clifton Jones

September 22, 2013

Sacramento State women’s soccer improved its record to 4-4-1 Sunday as it beat University of Pacific 2-1 in Stockton.Redshirt freshman goalkeeper Hannah Gendron and sophomore forward Alyssa Anderson were the stars of the game for the Hornets.Gendron, playing in her second game, made 14 saves tying for ...

Dedini unimpressed with players effort in season opener

Sac State forward, No. 16, Kassidy Kellogg runs the ball past a UC Davis defender, but her effort was not enough for the Hornets on Friday. 

Clifton Jones

August 23, 2013

The Sacramento State women’s soccer team was unable to seize an opportunity as it lost its season opener 1-0 to Causeway Cup rival UC Davis on Friday.Sac State’s junior goalkeeper Kimberly Mata and Aggie midfielder Andrea Damian collided at the end of the first half, resulting in Damian being launch...