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Rowing breaks school record at Lake Natoma Invitational

Rowing breaks school record at Lake Natoma Invitational

State Hornet Staff

April 13, 2015

Sacramento State women’s rowing team competed in the Lake Natoma Invitational on Saturday and Sunday against high-profile colleges.Sac State's eight opponents were composed of Stanford University, UC Berkeley, University of Notre Dame, Brown University, Loyola Marymount University, Gonzaga University, Uni...

Stanford sweeps Sacramento State men’s tennis, 7-0

Aaron Asmus

February 17, 2015

Sacramento State men’s tennis struggled in both singles and doubles, losing to No. 39 ranked Stanford, 7-0, without winning a single set.The Hornets were not close to scoring a match point in any of their three doubles matches. They struggled with hitting against Stanford player's shots and volleys....

Sand volleyball now 2-8 after losses to Pacific and Stanford

State Hornet Staff

April 13, 2014

After winning its first two matches of the season on Saturday, the Sacramento State  sand volleyball team traveled to Stockton for two more matches Sunday against the University of the Pacific and Stanford.The Hornets were unable to come up with a victory as they fell 0-5 to Pacific and 2-3 against Stanfo...

Rowing finishes last in Lake Natoma Invitational

State Hornet Staff

April 13, 2014

The Sacramento State women’s rowing team entered the second day of the Lake Natoma Invitational racing in only one petite final and three third-level finals. The Hornets finished last in a field full of nationally ranked opponents.In the petite final, Sac States’ novice eight A finished second with a...

Hornets end inaugural sand volleyball season with 2-6 record

Hornets end inaugural sand volleyball season with 2-6 record

Maikalina Madali

April 22, 2013

The Sacramento State sand volleyball team fell short in its only two away matches of the season against University of San Francisco (3-2) and Stanford (4-1) on Sunday. Partners junior Hannah Hettinga and freshman Katelyn Ivy, along with the freshmen duo of Lauren Aikels and Sloan Lovett, racked in S...

Sand volleyball loses to both Stanford, St. Mary’s in seven-team tournament

Maikalina Madali

April 8, 2013

The Hornets' sand volleyball team dropped to a 1-4 record on Sunday after losing a close 3-2 match to Stanford University and a 5-0 match to Saint Mary’s College. The games were a part of a seven-team tournament that included Stanford, St. Mary’s, UC Berkeley, University of the Pacific, University...

College basketball creates opportunities for smaller schools to make big upsets with fair tournament style

Joe Davis

November 6, 2012

Looking back at what are considered the greatest moments in college athletics, you might find none of them belong to Sacramento State. From Christian Laettner hitting an improbable last-second shot against University of Kentucky to win the NCAA Tournament for Duke University to University of Californ...

What the Heck? Is with school spirit?

James Heck

October 2, 2012

When it comes to school participation at sporting events at Sacramento State, it is not the buzz of hornets I hear – it is the sound of crickets. I think a major problem with the lack of school participation in sports is the scarce advertising of games. Sure, there is often a large sign promoting a...

Sac State alum one of the AFL’s greats

State Hornet Staff

September 25, 2012

Former Sacramento State quarterback and Grant Union High School graduate Aaron Garcia became one of the most prolific passers in pro football history, even after coming up short of his NFL dream.In 1987, Garcia gained national attention when he broke Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway’s high scho...

Water polo program absent as school neglects current pool

State Hornet Staff

September 18, 2012

When Sacramento State students think of the aquatics program, they often picture the rowing team floating down the American river in perfect unison or the fun summer days spent at the university’s aquatic center at Lake Natomas; popular water sports such as swimming, diving and water polo are widely ...

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