The State Hornet

The quest for their 14th consecutive Big Sky title begins for women’s tennis

Patricia Carpenter

April 23, 2015

Sacramento State Hornets' sophomore Alina Soltanici prepares to double backhand the ball during her singles match against the Weber State University Wildcat's junior Agata Bachanek during their tennis match on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at the Rio Del Oro Racquet Club in Sacramento, Calif. Soltanici won both of her matches on Tuesday; 7-5, 6-2 in singles and 6-0 in doubles.

Hornets’ women’s tennis sweeps Idaho State 7-0, downs Northern Arizona 6-1

Patricia Carpenter

April 4, 2015

After losing their Intercollegiate Tennis Association ranking, Sacramento State women's tennis came out blazing in their doubleheader against the Northern Arizona University Lumberjacks and the Idaho State Bengals, dropping only one point the entire day."We knew this doubleheader was going to be like la...

Women’s tennis moves to 8-0 in Big Sky play with 4-3 win over MSU

Patricia Carpenter

March 28, 2015

In Saturday's doubleheader against the University of Montana Grizzlies and the Montana State University Bobcats, No. 73 Sacramento State women's tennis squeaked by with its 4-3 win over the Bobcats to advance them to a perfect Big Sky Conference record of 8-0 this season.Dima Hrynashka, the women's ten...

Women’s tennis sweeps Northern Colorado and North Dakota 7-0

Patricia Carpenter

March 21, 2015

Women's tennis is on a tear after achieving clean sweeps over Big Sky Conference foes the University of Northern Colorado and the University of North Dakota at their home court, Rio Del Oro Racquet Club, on Saturday.The No. 72 Sacramento State Hornets have steam rolled to a five-match winning streak and remain perf...

Hornets’ women’s tennis crush No. 73 UC Santa Barbara 6-1

Patricia Carpenter

March 7, 2015

For the first time since 2012, the Sacramento State women’s tennis program has defeated two ranked opponents in a season. The Hornet’s 6-1 win today over No. 73 UC Santa Barbara (5-5) secured the feat for the squad and evened their overall record to 6-6.Coach Dima Hrynashka was ecstatic about thei...

Sac State women’s tennis loses its first match on the road

Patricia Carpenter

February 7, 2015

After having a week's worth of rest and collecting their first win of the season, the Sacramento State women’s tennis team (1-3) headed on the road to Tucson, Arizona for a two-match trip. The Hornets dropped their first contest Saturday morning at the hands of the University of Reno with a final ...

Sac State women’s tennis buries rival UC Davis 6-1

Sac State women’s tennis buries rival UC Davis 6-1

Patricia Carpenter

January 30, 2015

Sacramento State women’s tennis (1-2) pulled out a huge 6-1 victory over causeway rival UC Davis (2-3) for the program’s first win of the season on Friday, Jan. 30 at Rio Del Oro Racquet Club.Director of Tennis Bill Campbell said he could see the team's progression in their performance today. "I...

Women’s tennis looks to shake off slow start

Patricia Carpenter

January 29, 2015

When the 2015 preseason Big Sky Conference coaches’ poll came out in the beginning of January, it was no shock that the Sacramento State women’s tennis team was voted to land in first place.The program is on pace to be crowned with its 14th consecutive championship title and NCAA Tournament bid, b...