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Sand volleyball finishes season by splitting Saturday’s matchups

State Hornet Staff April 20, 2014

The Sacramento State women’s sand volleyball team played its final two matches of the season Saturday.The Hornets won its first match of the day against San Jose State 5-0, its first sweep of the season,...

Activists want taxes for oil extraction to help fund California higher education

State Hornet Staff April 15, 2014

At a San Jose State town hall meeting April 9, environmental activist and billionaire Democrat Tom Steyer demanded oil companies agree to pay a severance tax on the extraction of oil in California.Steyer...

Gymnastics’ season-high score not enough to contend

Senior Kailey Hansen sets up for her beam dismount Friday against Cal and San Jose State in The Nest. 
State Hornet Staff February 14, 2014

Sacramento State gymnastics’ season-high all-around score was hardly enough as UC Berkeley’s totally dominated the competition tonight.In a blowout fashion, Cal led the competition to a 196.725-195.725-194.900...

Hornet gymnasts flip for breast cancer awareness

Kalliah McCartney performs a front aerial during her beam routine during a meet inside The Nest.
State Hornet Staff February 14, 2014

Although the season has gotten off to a rocky start, new inspiration has been found with the Sacramento State gymnastics team.The Hornets will be flipping for a cure, literally, as it hosts San Jose State...

Sac State spoils Jamie Craighead’s return with 103-99 victory

Sac State spoils Jamie Craighead's return with 103-99 victory
Satchi Hover December 7, 2013

Sacramento State’s women’s basketball team spoiled the return of former head coach, Jamie Craighead, with a victory over San Jose State Saturday at The Nest.  It was the first time Craighead faced...

Craighead resigns to take head coaching position at San Jose State

State Hornet Staff September 16, 2013

Sacramento State women’s basketball head coach Jamie Craighead resigned Monday afternoon to take over the head coaching position at San Jose State. She made the announcement to her team just 48 days...

Women’s soccer grabs late-game victory against San Jose State.

Clifton Jones September 9, 2013

Sacramento State women’s soccer (2-3-0) was able to outplay a winless San Jose State (0-6-0) team 1-0 at Hornet Field on Sunday scoring the winning goal in the 71st  minute of the match. Sophomore...

San Jose State hands Sac State football its first shutout loss since 2007

San Jose Spartan Sean Linton, left, intercepts a pass thrown to State Hornet Shane Harrison, right, during their Thursday night game in Spartan Stadium.
State Hornet Staff August 30, 2013

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Sacramento State football started out the 2013 season with something it hasn’t done in six years.For the first time since 2007, the Hornets were shut out as they lost to San Jose...

Hornets rally in ninth inning against San Jose State

Hornet players celebrate their walk off win against San Jose State Sunday at John Smith Field.
State Hornet Staff May 13, 2013

Sacramento State showed how important it is to capitalize on mistakes.With runners on second and third in the ninth inning, Hornet center fielder David Del Grande dove head first over home plate to win...

13-straight save streak ended as McLoughlin cannot shut down SJSU

Hornet freshman pitcher Sutter McLoughlin gave up three runs in the top of the ninth inning as the Hornets lost, 8-6 Saturday at John Smith Field .
State Hornet Staff May 12, 2013

Time after time, Sacramento State’s bullpen has closed out games in the late innings, but Saturday against San Jose State was another story.The pitching combination of senior Brandon Creel and freshman...

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