The State Hornet

Patrick Landrum receives CSU Trustee award

Sac State student Patrick Landrum recieved the CSU Trustee's Award for Outstanding Achievement. Landrum poses for a picture with CSU Board of Trustees’ Chair Lou Monville and CSU Chancellor Timothy P. White

CSU Chancellor's Office

September 24, 2014

Patrick Landrum is not a quitter.After getting turned down for the same scholarship twice, Patrick Landrum applied again - and this time his persistence paid off. He is now the recipient of the CSU Trustees’ Award for Outstanding Achievement, making him one of the top 23 scholars in the CSU system.The a...

Graduate social work student rises above personal struggles

Jonathan Ayestas

October 23, 2013

Sacramento State social work graduate Jolene Ford was given recognition by the California State University Board of Trustees in August for returning to school after years of fearing the opinions of people about her condition. Ford’s ability to combat her HIV, maintain a notable grade point a...

Recruiting process brings scholarship opportunities

Joe Davis

October 10, 2012

To the novice fan, building a powerhouse football program may seem simple. The thought is recruiters need to go out and get the best players in the country, hand out a scholarship and bang, Sacramento State national championships will come rolling in. The truth is, it is not that easy. There are many factors...

Volleyball transfer returns after injury

Joe Davis

October 3, 2012

Standing at 6-feet-2-inches tall, sophomore right-side hitter for the Sacramento State women’s volleyball team Kiley Mansfield has all the physical tools required to be dominant on the court. Mansfield grew up in Chico where she was a three-sport athlete at Pleasant Valley High School which is known for ...

Volleyball teammates aid each other in team’s season success

State Hornet Staff

September 19, 2012

Jessie Genger and Kayla Beal are two of the Sacramento State women’s volleyball team leaders that are enjoying every minute of their time on the court, but they look forward to a bright future off the court. Both players have been major contributors to the team early in the season, but they have taken v...

Heroic Sac State football kicker offered scholarship

Edgar Casteneda (#58) won the starting kicker position this season.

Joe Davis

September 12, 2012

When Edgar Castaneda hit a 30-yard game-winning field goal to help his team beat the Pac-12’s University of Colorado Buffaloes on Saturday, he earned more than a victory and the respect of his teammates - he helped pay for his education. During the post-game speech, head coach Marshall Sperbeck announce...

Sac State football to face new opponents on field

Action of the Hornets' Fall 2012 preseason scrimmage. 

State Hornet Staff

September 5, 2012

Sacramento State football is going to face some new competition during its conference schedule in 2012.This past July, the Big Sky Conference welcomed in Southern Utah, UC Davis, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and University of North Dakota, making it the biggest conference on the West Coast with a total ...

Student Research Challenge motivates Sac State students

Elisha Angrisani

March 9, 2012

The 2012 Student Research Challenge at Sacramento State gave students a chance to get their research noticed and to earn a scholarship. This year was the 26th annual research challenge and 13 undergraduates and nine graduate students from Sac State presented their research to a panel of jurors. The winners of...