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Volleyball advances to semifinals in conference tournament

Sacramento State outside hitter Lauren Kissell goes up for the ball against Northern Colorado at Rolle Activity Cente on Nov. 19, 2015. Kissell led the team with 15 kills in the match.
Elliot Jones November 19, 2015

Sacramento State beat Northern Colorado 3-1 to advance into the quarterfinals of the Big Sky Volleyball Championship Tournament on Thursday. The Hornets will face the tournament host, Northern Arizona...

Volleyball team loses to Northern Arizona

Volleyball team loses to Northern Arizona
Elliot Jones November 12, 2015

The Sacramento State volleyball team had its eight-game winning streak snapped by Northern Arizona Lumberjacks 3-1 on the road on Thursday. Northern Arizona is conference championship for the first...

Volleyball team wins eighth straight

Lauren Kissell attempts the kill against Idaho State on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015 at the Hornets Nest. Kissell ended the game with 13 kills.
Elliot Jones November 8, 2015

The Sacramento State volleyball team has won eight straight as the Hornets swept Idaho State in their last home match of the regular season on Saturday. Sac State finishes the regular season with...

Hornets score third straight sweep

Setter Kennedy Kurtz attempts to tip a pass over the net. Kurtz led the Hornets with 35 assists against Montana on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015 at the Hornets Nest.
Elliot Jones October 24, 2015

The Sacramento State volleyball team swept the University of Montana (25-14, 25-18, 25-20) on Saturday for the Hornets' fourth-straight win. The Hornets completed the third-straight sweep to record...

Volleyball sweeps Weber State on the road

Sacramento State defensive specialist Lexie Skalbeck sets up for an attack against Northern Arizona University on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015 at the Nest. Skalbeck lead the team in digs with 24 in a 3-1 win over the Lumberjacks. 
Elliot Jones October 4, 2015

The Sacramento State volleyball team (16-3 overall and 3-1 in the Big Sky Conference) defeated Weber State University (5-9 overall, 1-3 in Big Sky) on Saturday night on the road. The Hornets got...

Volleyball falls to Idaho State 3-1

Sacramento State middle blocker Courtney Dietrich strikes the ball between two Northern Arizona University blockers on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015 at the Nest. Dietrich lead the team in blocked shots with three in the match.
Elliot Jones October 1, 2015

Sacramento State lost its first Big Sky Conference match on the road against Idaho State University 3-1 on Thursday night.The Hornets fall to 15-3 on the season, 2-1 in conference play and second place...

Hornets go 13-1 in September

Elliot Jones September 29, 2015

The Sacramento State volleyball team had a near perfect month of September going 13-1 overall and 2-0 in Big Sky Conference play. By the end of September last season, they were 5-12 and 0-2 in conference...

Hornets place second in home tournament

Elliot Jones September 20, 2015

Sacramento State Volleyball team lost to Santa Clara University 3-1 (21-25, 23-25, 25-18, 25-22) in the closing match of the Sacramento State Invitational on Saturday night. The Hornets took second in...

Sac State volleyball downs Davis in straight sets

State Hornet Staff September 15, 2015

Sacramento State volleyball defeated UC Davis on the road, taking all three sets on Tuesday evening (26-24, 25-20, 25-15).The win improved Sac State's team record to 11-1, which continues to be one of...

Hornets end season, sand volleyball becomes full NCAA sport in 2016

State Hornet Staff April 23, 2015

Sacramento State sand volleyball concluded its third season in April, finishing 6-8.The sand volleyball season is nearly a month long, starting in the beginning of March and ending at the start of April.This...

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