The State Hornet

Football signs 29 out of high school on National Signing Day

Mike McGough

February 7, 2015

Sacramento State’s football team signed 29 athletes Wednesday, all from California high schools, who will join the Hornets in 2015.Known as National Signing Day, the first Wednesday of February marks the first day high school seniors across the country are allowed to submit binding letters of intent...

Students explore opportunities at career fair

State Hornet Staff

February 20, 2014

Sacramento State students prepared with resumes and dressed in their best business attire to impress the several company recruiters offering jobs and internships at the career fair on Wednesday.With the future ahead, many students meet the decision to choose a career path as the next step after college.Inte...

Men’s basketball signs two newbies

Joe Davis

December 5, 2012

When Sacramento State men’s basketball head coach Brian Katz took the job at Sac State he envisioned building a winning program which all Hornets, past and present, could be proud of. Five years in, Katz’s teams have won less than 40 percent of their games, but through solid recruiting, a change...

Buzz of the Crowd: Team chemistry overcomes all

State Hornet Staff

October 17, 2012

Having a crew of superstars does not always guarantee success, but having a formula for team chemistry will.College football programs all over the nation have tried to recruit a lineup of five-star players to make themselves unstoppable.Both the University of Miami and Auburn finished in the top 10 in...

Local talent not on CSUS radar

David Somers

February 22, 2012

Earlier this month, Sacramento State had 22 football players signed letters of intent and commit to playing their college careers as Hornets. But of those 22 players, three come from the greater Sacramento area. Statistics like these have left local athletic directors and prep athletes scratching their heads...

2012 Hornet football recruiting class

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Jonquil Williams

February 1, 2012

Here it is. The 2012 Hornet football recruiting class. First are transfers from other universities and junior colleges, followed by the Fall enrollees. Transfers: Jessie Brown - 6-foot-4, 245 pounds, sophomore offensive lineman from Elk Grove, transferring from American River College. A.J. Ellis - 5-foot-11, 19...