The State Hornet

Softball retires former Hornet legend Lindy Winkler’s number

State Hornet Staff

March 18, 2014

Former Sacramento State softball player Lindy Winkler’s childhood dream came true Saturday when she had her jersey retired and commemorated on the outfield wall of Shea Stadium.In between games of softball’s double-header against CSU Bakersfield, 216 fans and members of both teams gave Winkler a standin...

Hornet softball returns home to Shea Stadium

Hornet softball returns home to Shea Stadium

State Hornet Staff

March 14, 2014

There is nothing sweeter than being at home. Sacramento State softball can certainly attest to wanting to get back to playing games at home, since it spent 21 out of its first 22 games on the road to start the season.This weekend’s three-game series starting Saturday against CSU Bakersfield will be three of five co...

Sacramento State softball is fitted for the new season

Sacramento State softball is fitted for the new season

State Hornet Staff

February 5, 2014

Sacramento State softball revamped Shea Stadium during the offseason.It was something that was set in place once new head coach Lori Perez took over as head coach after Kathy Strahan retired in June.The renovated Shea Stadium will feature a new scoreboard, new dugout rail, backboard padding and windscreen...