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Softball finishes strong after tough start

Softball finishes strong after tough start

Connor Ashford

May 13, 2016

For a year that saw the team get off to a rocky start, the Sacramento State softball team came together to become one of the top teams heading into the Big Sky Conference Tournament next week. The Hornets wrapped up their regular season with a home sweep of Portland State, to give them a 15-6 confe...

Softball splits doubleheader with 4-1 win over CSU Bakersfield, 8-0 loss to CSU Northridge

State Hornet Staff

February 27, 2015

The Sacramento State softball team split its doubleheader Friday with a win against California State University, Bakersfield and a loss to CSU Northridge.The Hornets started the day with a victory against CSU Bakersfield by a score of 4-1. The win is Sac State's fourth of the season and the first aft...

Softball drops its third consecutive game this season

Senior Alexa Chattleton bats during a match against the University of Pacific on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. The Hornets dropped the match 8-6.

State Hornet Staff

February 25, 2015

Sacramento State softball dropped its third straight game Tuesday afternoon, as they were defeated 8-6 in a home match-up against University of the Pacific Tigers.The loss drops the Hornets’ record to 3-8. The contest ends a brief three game home-stand, which leaves the Hornets without a win after com...

Sac State athletes join cause to help children facing chronic illnesses

Paris Prado

December 9, 2014

Team IMPACT and Sacramento State have joined forces to help improve the lives of children facing life-threatening and chronic illnesses. Team IMPACT believes in the power of a team, by drafting a child between the ages of 5–15 to become an official member of a team and student-athletes join the child...

Softball now in first place in Big Sky after doubleheader sweep against UNC

State Hornet Staff

April 4, 2014

Sacramento State softball grabbed sole possession of first place in the Big Sky Conference over Northern Colorado on Friday as it swept the Bears in a doubleheader in Greeley, Colo.The Hornets combined to get 31 hits and 19 runs. Freshman catcher Nikki Gialketsis hit her first career home run and col...

Softball wins on game-ending error against CSU Bakersfield


State Hornet Staff

March 16, 2014

Errors ruled the game when Sacramento State softball and Cal State Bakersfield squared off on Sunday in the rubber match at Shea Stadium.The Hornets won the game 2-1 by a game-ending error.Defensively, the Hornets were the better team as they didn’t give up a single error compared to the five the Roadr...