The State Hornet

Runners brace for cold

Runners brace for cold

James Heck

November 27, 2012


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During the winter months, sporting events can face unexpected scheduling issues, facing either suspensions of games or canceling of games altogether.   Many sports have the luxury of being played indoors on dry surfaces and ideal environments.   While track and field meets are h...

Women’s cross-country accomplishes first win of the season in San Francisco

Women’s cross-country accomplishes first win of the season in San Francisco

James Heck

September 14, 2012


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The Sacramento State women’s cross-country team earned its first victory of the 2012 season Friday at the Speedway Meadow at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco.   Sac State won the women’s race with 47 points, followed by Cal State Stanislaus with 59 points. The University of San Fran...

Cross country acquires fresh legs

Cross country acquires fresh legs

James Heck

September 11, 2012


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The 2012 Sacramento State women’s cross country team features a predominantly young core of inexperienced collegiate level runners.   Kathleen Raske, director of track and field and cross country at Sac State, said the goal of the team’s season is to develop the freshmen runners in ...

Cross-country remains undefeated and comes out on top in men’s race

Cross-country remains undefeated and comes out on top in men’s race

James Heck

September 8, 2012


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The Sacramento State men’s cross country team placed first overall for the second straight week and the women’s team placed third overall at the eighth annual Hornet Jamboree Saturday at Granite Regional Park.   Sac State won the men’s competition with 23 points, followed by Fresno State with 63 poi...

Sac State cross country to host Hornet Jamboree

Sac State cross country to host Hornet Jamboree

James Heck

September 4, 2012


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The eighth annual Sacramento State Hornet Jamboree will take place on Saturday at Sacramento Granite Regional Park. The Hornet Jamboree is the only cross country home meet of the 2012 season.   Approximately 1,500 participants composed of seven to eight collegiate teams – including Sacrament...

Men and women’s cross country dominate season opener with first and second place finishes

Men and women’s cross country dominate season opener with first and second place finishes

James Heck

September 1, 2012


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The Sacramento State men’s cross country team placed first and the women placed second overall at the UC Davis Aggie Open on Friday at the Putah Creek Reserve Course in Davis.   Sac State won the men’s team competition with 35 points, edging out UC Davis with 36 points and Fresno State i...