The State Hornet

Death with Dignity should not be judged.

Rachel Rosenbaum

November 3, 2014


Filed under Opinion

As society sees waves of humanitarian issues; abortion, gay rights, women’s rights; one that is currently at the forefront of major discussion is the “right to die”. Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old diagnosed with a terminal brain cancer, made headlines when she publicly announced her decision ...

Hornet defense impressive in win over Oregon

Satchi Hover

November 17, 2013


Filed under Basketball

Sacramento State’s women’s basketball team held the Pac-12 scoring leader, Oregon, to 85 points in a Hornet victory Sunday.After giving up 102 points Friday to Oregon State, the Hornets (3-1) improved their defensive effort in a 97-85 win. The Ducks came into the contest having scored 244 points in it...

Parrish’s 39-point game leads women’s basketball to a Pac-12 victory

Parrish’s 39-point game leads women’s basketball to a Pac-12 victory

State Hornet Staff

December 1, 2012


Filed under Sports

When Se’nyce Parrish took the floor at the Gill Coliseum at Oregon State, she could not miss.The junior guard from Clovis scored a game-high 39 points, which included nine 3-pointers in her team’s 80-71 overtime win against the Beavers.Parrish’s performance was just six points shy from tying the ...

Sac State wakeboard club hosts regional competition to open season

State Hornet Staff

October 5, 2012


Filed under Sports

As fall recedes so does the summer weather, which the Sacramento State wakeboard club will take full advantage of this weekend as it hosts its first-ever Western regional competition.The USA Western Regional Collegiate Wakeboard Contest is being held Saturday and Sunday at The WaterSports Farm in Nicola...

What the Heck? Is with school spirit?

James Heck

October 2, 2012


Filed under Sports

When it comes to school participation at sporting events at Sacramento State, it is not the buzz of hornets I hear – it is the sound of crickets. I think a major problem with the lack of school participation in sports is the scarce advertising of games. Sure, there is often a large sign promoting a...

Men’s cross country suffers its first loss of the season on Santa Clarita soil

Men’s cross country suffers its first loss of the season on Santa Clarita soil

James Heck

September 21, 2012


Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State men’s cross country team suffered its first loss of the 2012 season today at the Pac-12 Preview at the Robinson Ranch Golf Course in Santa Clarita. Northern Arizona won the men’s 8k Invite with 23 points, followed by UCLA with 58 and Arizona State with 66. Cal Poly came in fourth w...

Hornet runners plan post-college careers

Hornet runners plan post-college careers

James Heck

September 18, 2012


Filed under Sports

For the cross country runners on the Sacramento State men’s and women’s teams, the emphasis of their training and commitment pertain to collegiate running. After college, the different avenues runners can or want to pursue depend on athletic ability, opportunity and sheer desire to continue runn...

Buzz of the Crowd: What big wins mean for small college teams

State Hornet Staff

September 11, 2012


Filed under Sports / Buzz Of The Crowd

College football starts off the same way every season: Most big NCAA football programs play smaller schools and cruise to a commanding victory. Oregon State and the University of Colorado are no exceptions to this rule. During the past decade, the two teams have hosted schools with smaller football programs lik...