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Palavivatana closes out Sac State career, pursues professional golf career

Giuliana Grana

May 4, 2015

It is always a bittersweet experience for a student-athlete to close out their collegiate career and prepare for the next chapter in their life, but women's golfer Sagee Palavivatana is up for the challenge.After competing for Sacramento State for four seasons, Palavivatana played in her final tournament for...

Hornets look to shake off three-game losing streak this weekend

Hornets look to shake off three-game losing streak this weekend

State Hornet Staff

April 23, 2015

Sacramento State softball dropped to third place in the Big Sky Conference after the Idaho State University Bengals swept the Hornets this past weekend at home.Going into the three-game series, the women knew it was a big weekend for them because both teams were tied for first place in conference wi...

Saint Mary’s College ends Sac State women’s basketball’s historic postseason run

Saint Mary’s College ends Sac State women’s basketball’s historic postseason run

State Hornet Staff

March 27, 2015

Sacramento State women’s basketball fell to Saint Mary’s College, 77-69, in third round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament on Thursday.The Hornets close a historic season after putting their all into the final match against the Gaels.“It was definitely a heartbreaker, but I think we p...

Deely’s walk-off single secures Sac State baseball’s 8-7 win over Utah

Jordan Waterman

February 16, 2015

After several lead changes, the three and a half hour marathon was capped off with a walk-off single by Dan Deely in the ninth inning, propelling Sacramento State past the University of Utah in the Hornets' 8-7 victory on Monday afternoon at John Smith Field.With the bases loaded in the bottom of th...

Gymnasitcs drops a close meet against George Washington University

Gymnasitcs drops a close meet against George Washington University

Karah Butac

February 7, 2015

The Sacramento State gymnastics team dropped a close contest Friday night against George Washington University in the Hornets’ Nest. The women were defeated 193.575-194.625 and were hampered by another fall on beam.Sophomore Julia Konner anchored the Hornets tonight as she recorded a team high and ...

Hilliard breaks program record in 91-99 loss to Saint Mary’s College

Jordan Santos

November 24, 2014

Sacramento State senior point guard Fantasia Hilliard scored a team-high 17 points and had five steals to break the career program record, but the women allowed Saint Mary's College to collect 56 points in the paint in a 91-99 loss Monday night.Hilliard surpassed the program steals record of 223, set las...

Moreno lifts Hornets over rival UC Davis

Moreno lifts Hornets over rival UC Davis

State Hornet Staff

December 30, 2012

Members of the Sacramento State women’s basketball team have many memories from their time as a Hornet. They won their first conference tournament game in school history last season and this year they upset a Pac-12 school while playing at Oregon State. But none of the players have beat Causeway rival...

Sac State beats Montana for first time in school history

Sac State beats Montana for first time in school history

Dante Geoffrey

September 25, 2011

It took 17 tries over 18 years, but the Sacramento State football team finally beat the Montana Grizzlies, winning 42-28 in front of 12,751 sports fans at Hornet Stadium Saturday night. Before this game, the Hornets were 0-16 against Montana since their first meeting in 1993. "It's my fifth year, so ...

Hornets stun Beavers

Hornets stun Beavers

Dante Geoffrey

September 6, 2011

The Sacramento State football team pulled offperhaps the biggest win in school history on Saturday when it beatOregon State University 29-28 in overtime.It was Oregon State’s first home-opening losssince 2001, and the first loss against a team from the FootballChampionship Subdivision since 1996, when it lost...