The State Hornet

Baseball routs UC Davis 7-1 at Raley Field

Kevin L. Shepherd

May 5, 2015

Stellar pitching from Jake Stassi and 12 hits from a hot offense was enough for the Sacramento State Hornets to beat the visiting UC Davis Aggies 7-1 under the lights at Raley Field. The Hornets completed a season sweep over the Aggies by taking the two games in the annual Causeway Series.Stassi (1-5)...

Hornets’ baseball drops their game 9-6 to UOP

State Hornet Staff

April 14, 2015

Timely bunting and 15 hits were enough to propel the visiting University of Pacific Tigers to a 9-6 victory over the Sacramento State Hornets today at John Smith Field.The game was a rematch from two weeks prior at Pacific. The Hornets won the first meeting 3-2, where both teams combined for 15 hits.P...

Baseball beats Texas-Pan American 4-2 to open conference play

Hornets starting pitcher Brennan Leitao gets set to deliver the pitch against University of Texas-Pan American on Friday, March 20, 2015 at John Smith Field. Leitao pitched seven innings, only allowing two runs, and got the win for the Hornets.

State Hornet Staff

March 20, 2015

Brennan Leitao pitched seven innings and closer Sutter McLoughlin pitched a perfect ninth to become the Hornets' all-time saves leader, as the two led Sacramento State to a 4-2 victory over the visiting University of Texas-Pan American Broncs today at John Smith Field.The contest was the Western Athlet...

Sac State baseball falters in the sixth, loses to UNR 6-2 at Raley Field

Sacramento State junior Nathan Lukes hits a pop fly foul ball during the baseball game against Nevada Univeristy on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Raley Field in Sacramento, California. The Hornets lost the game 6-2.

Andrew Watson

March 18, 2015

Sacramento State Hornets' baseball senior Kyle Moses gets a warm welcome in the dugout after scoring the team's first run in the bottom of the sixth inning against the University of Nevada, Reno Wolf Pack on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Raley Field in Sacramento, Calif. The Hornets would succumb to the Wolf Pack 6-2. 

Baseball’s pitching staff anchors the squad

Junior pitcher Justin Dillon throws a fastball to a batter during Sacramento State’s intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 at John Smith Field. Dillon pitched in 13 games with 12 starts last season.

Kevin L. Shepherd

February 17, 2015

Armed with a lot of potential, the 2015 Sacramento State baseball team’s pitching staff aims to pitch the Hornets into contention by continuing an impressive run of stellar production.This year’s team is following a 2014 squad which broke program records in team ERA, opposing batting average and ...

Hornets give up walk-off home run to UT-Pan American

State Hornet Staff

May 12, 2014

Sacramento State’s baseball team was shut down for the second consecutive game by UT-Pan American Sunday, losing on a walk-off home run at Edinburgh, Texas.The Hornets (32-20, 18-6) fell 2-0 for the second straight day, as sophomore right-handed pitcher Sutter McLoughlin (3-2) gave up the game winning...

Hornets earn series sweep against Chicago State

Catcher Dane Fujinaka tracks down the foul ball for an out in the top of the fourth inning.

State Hornet Staff

May 4, 2014

Sacramento State’s strong pitching helped earn the Hornets earn the series sweep Sunday as it took down Chicago State at John Smith Field.Freshman starting pitcher Justin Dillon went six innings, striking out six and giving up only two runs in the 3-2 victory. It was Dillon’s third win of the seaso...

Dillon’s strong start helps Hornets beat Cal State Bakersfield

State Hornet Staff

April 27, 2014

The Sacramento State baseball team rode the outstanding pitching performance by freshman starting pitcher Justin Dillon beating Cal State Bakersfield and taking the series rubber match.Dillon had the top game for any pitcher all season as he went eight innings and allowed just one hit in the 7-3 vic...

Hornets upset No.4 Oregon State in Raley Field classic

State Hornet Staff

April 22, 2014

Sacramento State was down early against No.4 Oregon State Monday, but a strong effort out of the bullpen, combined with clutch hitting, helped the Hornets upset the Beavers at Raley Field.Sac State was down 6-1 after two innings, but scored six unanswered runs and took the game 7-6. With the win, the H...

Junior pitcher strives in set up role

State Hornet Staff

April 15, 2014

It is not every day that a relief pitcher has thrown the third most innings on the team nearly two thirds the way through the season, but junior pitcher Alex Palsha has embraced his role of the setup man.Palsha transferred to Sacramento State from the College of San Mateo where he excelled as a starting pi...

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