The State Hornet

Sac State’s athletic future is in good hands

Running back Ernie Timoteo defends Quarterback Nate Ketteringham at Hornet Stadium, Saturday, April 16.

Julian Perez

May 12, 2016

As the 2015-16 school year winds down, so too do the careers of many Sacramento State student-athletes, leaving some pretty big shoes to fill for underclassmen. While losing senior leadership will be a tough blow for Hornet sports to take, there are many freshmen and sophomores who have steppe...

Football ends season in 35-21 Causeway Classic defeat

Jeremiah Martinez

November 21, 2015

In a battle of two freshman quarterbacks, it was C.J. Spencer leading UC Davis to a 35-21 victory over Nate Ketteringham and Sacramento State in the 62nd annual Causeway Classic on Saturday at Hornet Stadium. The loss puts the Hornets (2-9 overall, 1-7 in Big Sky Conference) in a tie for last place...

Seniors prepare for final Causeway Classic

Seniors prepare for final Causeway Classic

Jeremiah Martinez

November 18, 2015

As seniors on the Sacramento State football team participated in their last full-padded practice on Wednesday, the Hornets are looking to close out the season with a win against rival UC Davis in this weekend’s 62nd annual Causeway Classic. It will also be the final time the seniors will step ...

Football goes winless on road this season after NAU loss

Jeremiah Martinez

November 14, 2015

In a game that featured two freshmen starting quarterbacks, Case Cookus and the Northern Arizona offense was a problem for the Hornets defensively, as Sacramento State lost 49-35 on the road Saturday afternoon. Sac State ended its road schedule winless at 0-6 after a 3-3 record away from Hornet Stadi...

Football snaps skid in 38-13 homecoming win

Wide receiver Shane Harrison leaps into the air to catch a pass over an Idaho State defender. Harrison led the Hornets in receiving yards with 159 for three touchdowns, Saturday, Oct. 24th, 2015 at Hornet Stadium.

Andre Newell

October 24, 2015

It was a tremendous night on both sides of the ball for the Hornets football team, as they beat Idaho State University 38-13 on Saturday in their homecoming game, ending their six-game losing streak as well as picking up their first win in Big Sky Conference play. The Hornets now have an over...

Hornets lose sixth-straight game in blowout

Jeremiah Martinez

October 17, 2015

Sacramento State football’s rough season continues, as the team lost its sixth-straight game after a 44-0 loss to Southern Utah University (4-2 overall, 4-0 in Big Sky Conference) on Saturday at Cedar City, Utah. The Hornets (1-6 overall, 0-4 in conference) remain winless in Big Sky Conference play and...

Hornets prep for Southern Utah

Hornets' running back Jordan Robinson runs the ball downfield against Montana State on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015 at Bobcat Stadium. Robinson ran for 108 yards on 17 carries in the game. 

Jeremiah Martinez

October 14, 2015

After quarterback Kolney Cassel left last Saturday’s game with a shoulder injury, Sacramento State football coach Jody Sears said the offense will be led by true freshman Nate Ketteringham against Southern Utah University this weekend. Ketteringham will be the third starting quarterback for th...