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Causeway clash sees Sac State shutout in season opener

State Hornet Staff

August 22, 2014

Sacramento State women’s soccer hosted its 2014 season opener on Friday evening at Hornet Field, where the team succumbed to its crosstown rival UC Davis in a 1-0 loss.Aggies forward Celina Minissian secured the win for her team in the 81st minute after a Hornet player lost possession of the ball at the top of the ...

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

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

State Hornet Staff

August 29, 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 State 24-0 in front of a crowd of 13,136 at Spartan Stadium.It also marks the second straight season...

Baseball shuts out Roadrunners with help from Leitao’s strong start

Baseball shuts out Roadrunners with help from Leitao’s strong start

State Hornet Staff

March 23, 2013

Sacramento State showed CSU Bakersfield that it was not the only team that could throw shutout baseball.Coming into Saturday’s game, the Roadrunners had been shut out only one other time this season, but Hornet pitching prevailed 5-0 at John Smith Field.Sophomore pitcher Brennan Leitao gave up nine h...

Women’s soccer is shutout in Northern Colorado

Women’s soccer is shutout in Northern Colorado

Sammie Thach

September 23, 2012

Although Sacramento State’s Women’s soccer team was hoping for a win, it was not enough to defeat Northern Colorado on its home field, losing 0-2. “We were playing hard, we were playing with a lot of heart, but our brains just seemed like we were turned off and our shape was bad,” said Sac S...

Women’s soccer ties UC Davis in first Causeway Cup matchup

Women’s soccer ties UC Davis in first Causeway Cup matchup

Gabriel Pacheco

August 25, 2012

The Sacramento State women's soccer game went into second overtime and ended in a tied score of 0-0 against cross-town rival UC Davis on Aug. 24 at Hornet Field. Both teams played physical, which resulted in players being pulled down or tripped while trying to control possession of the ball. Despite the tie...

Barry Zito stuns the world with his competence in Denver

Alex Grotewohl

April 9, 2012

As an any-weather fan of the San Francisco Giants, I admit I looked at the probable pitchers for today’s game in Colorado and groaned. It was the same groan you make when you get called into work on your day off or see the police lights behind you as you go 90 mph down Highway 50 trying to make it to...