The State Hornet

Running back trio set the tone for Sac State offense

From left: RB No. 21, senior, A.J. Ellis; RB No. 8, junior, Ezekial Graham; and No. 24 (shown as No.16), senior, Sam McCowan.

Ryan Kuh

October 10, 2012

While Sacramento State head coach Marshall Sperbeck might not be a professional poker player, he certainly is holding a set of aces in the backfield.The combination of running backs A.J. Ellis, Sam McCowan and Ezekiel Graham has rushed its way to the top of the Big Sky Conference.This season the trio ...

Cross country acquires fresh legs

Cross country practices are at 8 a.m. to prepare for meets. Morgan Dampier, Emily Johnston, Brianna Luna and Stephanie Rasmussen (all pictured above) are freshmen.

James Heck

September 12, 2012

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 ...

Sac State football to face new opponents on field

Action of the Hornets' Fall 2012 preseason scrimmage. 

State Hornet Staff

September 5, 2012

Sacramento State football is going to face some new competition during its conference schedule in 2012.This past July, the Big Sky Conference welcomed in Southern Utah, UC Davis, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and University of North Dakota, making it the biggest conference on the West Coast with a total ...

Giants, A’s push for the playoffs

Russell Preston 

State Hornet Staff

August 29, 2012

With nearly a month left in the regular season of Major League Baseball, there is something special going on in the Bay Area: Oakland and San Francisco both making strong playoff runs.The last time both teams made the playoffs was in 2003. Just take a moment and imagine where you were in September of 200...