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Volleyball finishes regular season with sweep over SUU

Volleyball finishes regular season with sweep over SUU

Elliot Jones

November 14, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State volleyball team swept Southern Utah to win its final match of the regular season on Saturday. The Hornets finished the season in third place with a record of 25-6 overall and 12-4 in the Big Sky Conference. Sac State will move on to the Big Sky Tournament as the No. 4 s...

Football drops fourth straight in 27-20 loss to Northern Colorado

Football drops fourth straight in 27-20 loss to Northern Colorado

Jeremiah Martinez

October 3, 2015


Filed under Sports

Making his first start for Sacramento State, quarterback Kolney Cassel had the Hornets in position to win with 36 seconds left to play, but his pass to Nnamdi Agude went incomplete on fourth-and-goal in a 27-20 loss to the University of Northern Colorado on Saturday night at Hornet Stadium. It...

Women’s tennis sweeps Northern Colorado and North Dakota 7-0

Patricia Carpenter

March 21, 2015


Filed under Sports, Tennis

Women's tennis is on a tear after achieving clean sweeps over Big Sky Conference foes the University of Northern Colorado and the University of North Dakota at their home court, Rio Del Oro Racquet Club, on Saturday.The No. 72 Sacramento State Hornets have steam rolled to a five-match winning streak and remain perf...

Hall leads Sac State Invitational, women’s golf sitting in first

State Hornet Staff

March 16, 2015


Filed under Golf, Sports

Sacramento State women’s golf opened its two-day Sacramento State Invitational today at Sierra View Country Club in Roseville, California. After completing two rounds of golf, the Hornets are currently sitting in first place out of a field of five teams.Sac state combined to shoot 299-300-599, whil...

Men’s basketball beats Northern Colorado 66-59

State Hornet Staff

February 19, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Sports

In the team's second-to-last game at the Hornets' Nest this season, men's basketball at Sacramento State defeated the University of Northern Colorado Bears on Thursday night by a final of 66-59.The win put the Hornets' record at 17-8 overall and 11-3 in Big Sky Conference play. Sac State remains half ...

Men’s basketball loses 84-73 for first Big Sky loss of season

Mike McGough

January 10, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team suffered its first Big Sky loss of the 2014-15 season Saturday night, falling to the Northern Colorado Bears on the road by a final score of 84-73.The loss ended the Hornets’ win streak at four games and put the team’s Big Sky record at 3-1 on the season...

Football defeats Northern Colorado Bears on the road 43-38

State Hornet Staff

October 11, 2014


Filed under Football, Sports

Sacramento State football pulled out a nail-biting win on the road over the Northern Colorado Bears 43-38 on Saturday, Oct. 11. The 43-point performance marks the fifth time this season the Hornets have scored at least 40 points, including two 50 point games. The team is currently averaging 41.1 poin...

Softball taken down by Northern Colorado in series finale

State Hornet Staff

April 6, 2014


Filed under Softball

The Sacramento State softball team fell to the University of Northern Colorado in the series finale on Saturday in Greeley, Colo.After managing 31 hits and 19 runs in Friday’s doubleheader, Sac State squeaked out only four hits and one run against Bears pitcher, Megan Wilkinson in the 8-1 loss.After givi...

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

State Hornet Staff

April 4, 2014


Filed under Softball

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...

Women’s tennis improves to 7-0 in Big Sky Conference play

State Hornet Staff

March 31, 2014


Filed under Tennis

The Hornets continued their Big Sky Conference dominance this weekend as they completed a clean sweep of University of Northern Colorado and the University of North Dakota at 7-0 on the road in Greeley, Colo. and Grand Forks, N.D., respectively.Sacramento State women’s tennis improved its conference...

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