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Hornets earn No. 2 seed, sweep Portland State Vikings

Jeremiah Martinez May 3, 2015

In their final game of the regular season, Sacramento State softball swept the Portland State University Vikings in the series finale 3-2.With the win, the Hornets improved to a 26-24 overall record and...

Softball splits doubleheader with 1-0 walk-off, 9-5 loss against Weber State

State Hornet Staff April 24, 2015

Sacramento State softball opened up its last home series today, splitting a doubleheader against the Weber State University Wildcats.Both teams entered the doubleheader tied for second place in the Big...

Matthias’ no-hitter, Brooks’ strikeouts give softball doubleheader sweep at North Dakota

State Hornet Staff April 10, 2015

Sacramento State softball started its three-game series with a doubleheader today at the University of North Dakota, as the Hornets beat North Dakota in both games behind dominant pitching performances.In...

Hornets’ softball team focuses on strengthening their mentality this season

Giuliana Grana February 6, 2015

The Sacramento State Hornets' softball team opens up their 2015 season this weekend at the So Cal Collegiate Classic in Long Beach, California on Feb. 5. The squad has been projected to finish second in...

Prado gets second chance at senior season

Senior Paris Prado jokes with coach Danielle Kaminaka while running bases during a practice on Thursday Jan. 22, 2015. Prado was granted another year of eligibility after she was cut from the softball team her freshman year.
Patricia Carpenter February 3, 2015

Not many athletes can say they received a second shot at their senior season, but the Hornets’ softball catcher Paris Prado is getting that opportunity after winning her final year of eligibility back...

Hornets softball loses opening game of Big Sky Tournament

State Hornet Staff May 8, 2014

Sacramento State softball fell in its first game of the double elimination Big Sky Conference tournament against Southern Utah University on Thursday in Pocatello, Idaho. The bats of the Thunderbirds were...

First year hitting coach has helped Sac State hit its stride

State Hornet Staff April 22, 2014

Sacramento State softball hitting coach Danielle Kaminaka helped the Hornets hit their way into a Big Sky Conference race for first place, and a right to host the conference tournament.In her first season,...

Softball sweeps doubleheader against Portland State

State Hornet Staff April 18, 2014

Sacramento State softball swept Friday’s doubleheader against Portland State at Shea Stadium, with help from the pitching of junior Caitlin Brooks and senior Taylor Stroud. Both combined to allow two...

Sac State softball swing away with new hitting approach

State Hornet Staff March 4, 2014

Last season, Sacramento State’s pitching carried the team to the fourth seed in the inaugural Big Sky Conference tournament, but this season the pitching staff will not have to burden so much of the...

Softball scores late to take down Santa Clara

Hornets' outfielder Alexa Chattleton throws the ball back in to the infield. 
State Hornet Staff February 21, 2014

Sacramento State softball scored three runs in the top of the seventh to beat Santa Clara University Friday at the Marriott Bronco Classic in Santa Clara, Calif.The Hornets took down the Broncos, 3-1.Senior...

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