The State Hornet

Hornet volleyball team ends season just a hair from playoffs

Hornet volleyball team ends season just a hair from playoffs

Maikalina Madali

December 5, 2012

Despite three consecutive wins in the final matches of the Hornet’s volleyball season, Montana State’s victory over Montana officially knocked Sacramento State out of the Big Sky Tournament. “Being so close to making the Big Sky Tournament was devastating,” said opposite hitter Kayla Beal, a junior...

Volleyball transfer returns after injury

Joe Davis

October 2, 2012

Standing at 6-feet-2-inches tall, sophomore right-side hitter for the Sacramento State women’s volleyball team Kiley Mansfield has all the physical tools required to be dominant on the court. Mansfield grew up in Chico where she was a three-sport athlete at Pleasant Valley High School which is known for ...

Volleyball is ready for Northern Colorado

Volleyball is ready for Northern Colorado

Joe Davis

September 25, 2012

On Thursday, the Sacramento State women’s volleyball team will travel to Greeley, Colo. to battle the Big Sky Conference defending champions the Northern Colorado Bears in the third game of a four-game road trip. The Bears were undefeated in the conference with wins against University of Montana and Montana ...

Women’s volleyball sweeps first Big Sky matchup against Eastern Washington

Women’s volleyball sweeps first Big Sky matchup against Eastern Washington

Joe Davis

September 13, 2012

On Thursday, the Sacramento State women’s volleyball team opened conference play with a decisive victory over Eastern Washington in three straight sets at The Nest. The start of the first set was back and forth, but as the set wore on Eastern Washington could not keep up as the Hornets increased th...