The State Hornet

Sac State works hard to maintain Title IX compliance

Kennedy Kurtz gets set to serve the ball against Idaho State on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 at the Hornets Nest. 

Julian Perez

April 21, 2016

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 provided a tangible piece of legislation to establish gender equity in the American education system and is very well-known for its impact on collegiate athletics. However, the exact influence that Title IX has had on athletics is rarely understood to the ful...

How Title IX shaped women’s athletics at Sac State

The Sac State women's basketball team huddles up during halftime against Northern Colorado in the Hornets Nest, Thursday, Feb. 25. The Hornets went on to win 83-72.

Chris Bullock

April 3, 2016

When you have a moment, take the time to visit the Nest. As soon as you walk in, you'll see a trophy case with an assortment of trophies. When you take a close look at it, you'll see that there isn't just awards won by male athletes; some of the best honors were earned by female athletes. All o...