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 ...

Hornets earn No. 2 seed, sweep Portland State Vikings

Jeremiah Martinez

May 3, 2015

In their final game of the regular season, Sacramento State softball swept the Portland State University Vikings in the series finale 3-2.With the win, the Hornets improved to a 26-24 overall record and 15-6 mark in Big Sky Conference play.The victory came after a day when the Hornets clinched the secon...

Margulies bats over .400; softball eligible to clinch Big Sky Tournament spot

Sacramento State Hornets' first baseman, Sasha Margulies, steps into the batter’s box against Weber State University at Shea Stadium in Sacramento, Calif., on Friday, April 24, 2015. Margulies is batting .413 this season and won the Big Sky Player of the Week award on April 13.

Jose Carlos Maga?±a

April 27, 2015

Sasha Margulies and Alexa Chattleton of Sacramento State softball are putting together productive seasons at the plate, but personal accolades do not mean anything to them if it doesn’t help them accomplish winning a Big Sky Conference Championship.“I’m just one person on a team, and I’m here with...

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

Sacramento State Hornets' junior Sasha Margulies tips a foul ball off of her bat against the Idaho State University Bengals on Friday, April 17, 2015 at Shea Stadium. The Hornets lost 7-0 in extra innings and the Bengals swept the Hornets in a three-game series, which decided the Big Sky Conference leader. Coming into the series, Idaho State and Sac State shared the same conference record and first place. 

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...

Idaho State knocks Sac State softball out of first place in Big Sky

State Hornet Staff

April 17, 2015

Sacramento State softball opened up a three-game home series today against the Idaho State University Bengals at Shea Stadium. The two teams battled it out in a doubleheader today to see who would take first place in the Big Sky Conference.The Hornets played their first game of the series this morning ...

First place Hornets power their way to 16-2 mercy rule win

State Hornet Staff

April 11, 2015

Coming off dominant pitching performances in the previous two games, Sacramento State softball’s offense scored a season-high 16 runs as they swept their three-game series against the University of North Dakota to improve to 10-2 in Big Sky Conference play and 21-19 overall.The final score of the se...

Freshmen provide team-first menatlity for Sac State softball

State Hornet Staff

April 2, 2015

Adjusting to life as a college freshman and Division I athlete can be challenging when coming out of high school, but the transition has been effortless for the freshmen women of Sacramento State softball.“The freshmen have come in the roles I’ve asked them to play [and] have stepped up,” said Hornets...

Softball drops its third consecutive game this season

Senior Alexa Chattleton bats during a match against the University of Pacific on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. The Hornets dropped the match 8-6.

State Hornet Staff

February 25, 2015

Sacramento State softball dropped its third straight game Tuesday afternoon, as they were defeated 8-6 in a home match-up against University of the Pacific Tigers.The loss drops the Hornets’ record to 3-8. The contest ends a brief three game home-stand, which leaves the Hornets without a win after com...

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...

Softball heads into spring season with big expectations

by Aaron Asmus

November 4, 2014

The Sacramento State softball program, under the direction of second-year head coach Lori Perez and an experienced roster, will look to build on its second place finish in conference a season ago.After leading the Hornets to a 12-4 record in conference last season, the best effort for the softball program...

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