The State Hornet

Religion unites Hornet athletes

Clifton Jones

May 14, 2013

Sacramento State student athletes may be seen as partiers during the off-season, but there is a group of student athletes who are a different type of partiers. The Fellowship of Christian Athletes of Sac State provides a warm and inviting group for athletes who are new to campus living.The group meets once ...

Softball seniors prepare for final game at Shea Stadium

Clifton Jones

May 5, 2013

Sunday, four Sacramento State softball seniors will step on the field one last time in Hornet green at Shea Stadium. The four seniors for Sac State include first baseman and catcher Molly Smith, infielder Lauren Blair, third baseman Emily McCormick and center fielder Kelli Frye. Smith will not be able t...

Seniors embrace bench roles to aid players

Clifton Jones

April 24, 2013

Sac State has two seniors on an already young team who have spent most of the season on the bench. Both have adopted a backup role to some of the younger players. Although senior infielders Lauren Blair and Molly Smith are captains, Blair and Smith have combined to appear in only 27 games this season....

Sac State softball splits first two games with Southern Utah despite third-inning grand slam from Blair

Clifton Jones

April 6, 2013

Sacramento State softball split a pair of games against the Southern Utah Thunderbirds in Cedar City, Utah by winning the first game 8-0 in five innings, and losing the second game 3-1.  With the bases full late in the third inning Sac State’s senior second baseman Lauren Blair’s hit her first grand sla...

Softball drops second straight game to SJSU

Clifton Jones

March 28, 2013

Sacramento State softball was unable to avenge its loss yesterday as it fell in the second straight game to the San Jose State Spartans.  The Hornets pitching was not able to control the Spartan offense, losing 5-2 Wednesday afternoon. “We did start a bit earlier today, so Jennifer (Hartman’s) ...