The State Hornet

Softball’s season ends after 13-1 loss to Weber State

Jeremiah Martinez

May 9, 2015

With an opportunity of winning their first Big Sky Conference title in program history, Sacramento State softball could not come through, as they were defeated by Weber State University 13-1 in the championship game of the conference tournament this afternoon.The loss in Pocatello, Idaho sealed the ...

Pitching hampers Hornets in softball’s 7-11 loss to Southern Utah

State Hornet Staff

April 4, 2015

Despite producing 12 hits, Sacramento State softball's offensive effort was not enough and the women were defeated by the Southern Utah University Thunderbirds 11-7 in a Big Sky Conference matchup on Saturday.This loss drops their conference record to 7-2. Also, the Hornets are currently in a three-way tie fo...

Softball brings new mentality to 6-1 over Penn State

State Hornet Staff

March 12, 2015

Sacramento State women’s softball kicked off the Capitol Classic today at Shea stadium beating Pennsylvania State 6-1.The Hornets improved their record to 8-12 after coming back from a tough loss on Tuesday against the UC Davis Aggies, while Penn State dropped their record to 10-10.Along with the Horne...

Softball drops two close games in its doubleheader against Saint Mary’s

Senior short stop , Paige Castro, bats during a double header against St. Mary's on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 at Shea Stadium. The Hornets went on to lose both of their games.

Giuliana Grana

February 21, 2015

Sacramento State women’s softball fell to the Saint Mary’s Gaels in the team's doubleheader home opener today at Shea Stadium.The Gaels came back in both games against the Hornets, beating them in the first game 7-6 after going into extra innings, and were able to beat the Hornets again in the se...

Softball splits doubleheader, collects first win against NSU

State Hornet Staff

February 6, 2015

Sacramento State softball (1-1) split its doubleheader Friday in the So Cal Collegiate Classic in Long Beach, California, after losing a quick shutout to Long Beach State at 8-0, but the women turned around their performance on defense and offense in their second game against Northwestern State Univer...

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 the Big Sky Conference this year with 16 returners, including pitcher Caitlin Brooks and third ba...

Hornets softball shut out by Cal

State Hornet Staff

April 23, 2014

The bats of Sacramento State softball were silent as it was issued a NCAA mercy-rule in six innings by UC Berkeley on Wednesday in Berkeley, Calif. Cal’s freshman pitcher Stephanie Trzcinski held the Hornets to only four hits, two walks and had 11 strikeouts in the 8-0 win.Trzcinski did not allow a ...

Hornets take series sweep against Portland State on senior day

State Hornet Staff

April 19, 2014

Three seniors and one junior left Shea Stadium with their heads lifted high as Sacramento State softball completed its three-game sweep over Portland State on Saturday. In front of 222 fans, seniors, pitcher Taylor Stroud, catcher Paris Prado and second baseman Yesenia Alcala as well as junior shortstop...

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 runs on eight hits as they struck out 19 Viking batters.Sac State won the first game 5-2 and the second...

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...

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