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Social media promotes image

State Hornet Sports

Matthew Green

December 9, 2015

In today’s world where everyone is always connected through social media, it has become useful for athletes to promote themselves through these networks. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and YouTube are all tools that can be used to promote an athlete and their team, but if used incor...

Green Army provides school spirit, attends, promotes athletic events

The Green Army cheering and showing school spirit during Sacramento State's men's basketball game against UC Davis on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015 in the Hornets Nest

Karah Butac

December 9, 2015

Always decked out in school colors and often serving as the loudest fans in the stands, Green Army is a spirit group that attends Sacramento State sports games. Green Army started as the Green Sting in the spring of 2008, and it started off with the Associated Students, Inc. After that it was a mea...

Volleyball drop a close match in final frame against Weber State

Paris Prado

November 7, 2014

The Hornets lost a close five set match Thursday against Weber State with a final score of 3-2.The first set was barely a win for the Wildcats with a score of 26-24. The Hornets hit .152 in this set. With 33 total attacks, the team had ten kills and five errors. Weber State hit .282 with eight errors...

Hornet Athletics’ new leader, no stranger on campus

State Hornet Staff

September 3, 2014

Sacramento State appointed Interim Athletic Director Bill Macriss on July 1, after former Athletic Director Terry Wanless retired. “I’ve got a history with the university. I have kind of grown up around a lot of these coaches and a lot of the staff,” Macriss said. “So I have a perspective a...

Seniors bid farewell

Hornet senior center No. 41 Konner Veteto and head coach Brian Katz embrace during the senior ceremony before the final home game of the season.

Clifton Jones and Gabe Pacheco

May 14, 2013

Some of Sacramento State’s senior athletes have left significant marks on their careers and the university.  Four-time Big Sky Champion and 2013 Big Sky Conference Most Valuable Player Rebeca Delgado finished her career at Sac State as a first-team all-conference player for four consecutive years. Delg...