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Softball clinches second place in Big Sky

(Left to Right) Seniors Kayla Papez, Kaitlyn Yerby, Sasha Margulies and Kortney Solis pose for a picture during senior day against Portland state at Shea Stadium, Saturday, May 7.
Connor Ashford May 8, 2016

Sacramento State’s softball team took home the win on Saturday, beating Portland State 6-5 to clinch the No. 2 seed in the Big Sky Conference playoffs next week. Saturday’s game was senior day...

Softball breaks out the broom against Portland State

Junior Kailey Olcott celebrates with her teammates after a homerun in game 2 against Portland State at Shea Stadium, Friday, May 6.
Connor Ashford May 8, 2016

The Sacramento State softball team won both games of its Friday doubleheader, beating Portland State by finals of 10-2 and 8-5. Sac State pitcher Celina Matthias got the ball to kick off the homestand...

Hornets shut out by Pacific

Connor Ashford April 7, 2016

The Sacramento State softball team lost at home to the University of the Pacific on Tuesday afternoon by a final score of 4-0 in the Hornets' first game back from their road trip. Sac State starting...

Hornets split doubleheader with Montana

Second baseman Zamari Hinton bunts against Nevada at Shea Stadium, Friday, March 4. The Hornets split the double header with Nevada.
Connor Ashford April 2, 2016

The Sacramento State softball team split a pair of games on Friday afternoon against Montana, edging out a close 7-5 win in the first game and losing 9-2 in the second game. The double header featured...

Softball’s season ends after 13-1 loss to Weber State

Jeremiah Martinez May 9, 2015

With an opportunity of winning their first Big Sky Conference title in program history, Sacramento State softball could not come through, as they were defeated by Weber State University 13-1 in the championship...

Softball drops first game in double-elimination Big Sky tournament 4-3 to Weber State

Giuliana Grana May 8, 2015

Sacramento State softball fell to Weber State University by a final of 4-3 in the first round of the double-elimination Big Sky Conference Softball Championship today.The game began Thursday afternoon,...

Softball drops its third consecutive game this season

Senior Alexa Chattleton bats during a match against the University of Pacific on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. The Hornets dropped the match 8-6.
State Hornet Staff February 24, 2015

Sacramento State softball dropped its third straight game Tuesday afternoon, as they were defeated 8-6 in a home match-up against University of the Pacific Tigers.The loss drops the Hornets’ record to...

Hornets softball loses opening game of Big Sky Tournament

State Hornet Staff May 8, 2014

Sacramento State softball fell in its first game of the double elimination Big Sky Conference tournament against Southern Utah University on Thursday in Pocatello, Idaho. The bats of the Thunderbirds were...

Softball sweeps Weber State in doubleheader

State Hornet Staff April 26, 2014

Sacramento State softball swept Weber State in a doubleheader, Friday in Ogden, Utah. It was a total effort on both sides for the Hornets in their 11-1 and 4-3 wins.First game starter, junior pitcher Caitlin...

Hornets take series sweep against Portland State on senior day

State Hornet Staff April 19, 2014

Three seniors and one junior left Shea Stadium with their heads lifted high as Sacramento State softball completed its three-game sweep over Portland State on Saturday. In front of 222 fans, seniors, pitcher...

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