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Sac State’s athletic future is in good hands

Sac State’s athletic future is in good hands

Julian Perez
May 12, 2016
Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Sports, Tennis

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
Filed under Sports

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
Filed under Sports

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
Filed under Sports

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

Football snaps skid in 38-13 homecoming win

Andre Newell
October 24, 2015
Filed under Sports

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
Filed under Sports

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 prep for Southern Utah

Jeremiah Martinez
October 14, 2015
Filed under Sports

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...