The State Hornet

Hornets baseball in scoring drought, loses to UC Riverside

State Hornet Staff

March 9, 2014

The Sacramento State baseball team is currently in the midst of a scoring slump having scored only one run in each of the last three games, all of which have been losses.The Hornets had chances to score but were set down against UC Riverside Sunday, leaving eight runners on base in the 6-1 loss in Rive...

Softball season off to a rocky start

State Hornet Staff

February 19, 2014

Last weekend, Sacramento State softball stumbled out of the Fresno State kick-off tournament as it finished 2-3. The first day, Sac State lost to both UC Santa Barbara, 3-2, and Fresno State, 5-1.The Hornets took Santa Barbara into extra innings Friday afternoon, coming down to the bottom of the eighth...

Brooks’ eight strikeouts not enough in 1-0 loss to UC Riverside

State Hornet Staff

February 16, 2014

Hornets starting pitcher Caitlin Brooks gave up one run on five hits, while striking out eight in a loss to UC Riverside in their final game of the Fresno State Kickoff tournamentSacramento State lost 1-0 bringing its record to 2-4 on the season.Four of the eight batters that the junior pitcher struck out were ...

Men’s basketball edges UC Riverside despite difficulty in the second half

Sophomore guard Cody Demps goes up for a basket during the Sunday game against U.C. Riverside. Demps scored 7 points and got 6 rebounds

State Hornet Staff

December 29, 2013

In three out of its last four games, Sacramento State men’s basketball team has been outscored in the second half and lost, but Sunday’s game against UC Riverside was different.Although Sac State was outscored in the second half by eight points, the Hornets came away a 69-67 win at The Nest when ju...

Fight shocks Sac State infielder

State Hornet Staff

February 27, 2013

Senior second baseman Andrew Ayers has done many things on the baseball diamond, but he said being involved in a fist fight was something brand new to him.In the third inning of Friday’s game against UC Riverside, Ayers and three Riverside players were ejected. According to NCAA rules, any players ...

Sac State capitalizes on six Riverside errors

Hornet freshman pitcher No. 24, Sutter McLoughlin, pitched in relief in Sunday's game against UC Riverside at John Smith Field.

State Hornet Staff

February 24, 2013

Sacramento State’s baseball team should send a thank you card to UC Riverside shortstop Alex Rubanowitz for allowing them three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning.Rubanowitz committed three of the team’s six errors as the Hornets rallied to score three unearned runs in the bottom of the sev...

Hornets’ second baseman ejected in baseball’s 2-1 loss to UC Riverside

State Hornet Staff

February 22, 2013

Not only did Sacramento State baseball lose its first home game of the season Friday, but also its second baseman, Andrew Ayers, for four games.During the third inning of the Hornets’ 2-1 loss to UC Riverside, Ayers and Riverside shortstop Eddie Young and catcher Drake Zarate all were ejected for fighting...

Softball splits its two games on second day of Fresno State Kickoff

The Hornets fell to Texas State in Friday's matchup 1-0 after superb pitching from Caitlin Brooks and lackluster hitting by the Hornets. 

Clifton Jones

February 10, 2013

Sacramento State softball split Saturday’s games of the Fresno State Kickoff, defeating Southern Mississippi, 3-2 and losing the second against UC Riverside, 2-1.  The Hornet’s record has now dropped to 2-1 on the season.  Freshman catcher Kortney Solis was silent for most of the first game against...

Men’s soccer hopes for its fifth consecutive conference win against Cal Poly

James Heck

October 10, 2012

The Sacramento State men’s soccer team will compete in its fifth consecutive Big West Conference match of the season Friday as it takes on Cal Poly at Hornet Field. The Hornets (7-4-1, 4-0 Big West) kicked off the inaugural season by defeating UC Irvine and CSU Northridge on the respective opponent’...

Men’s soccer remains undefeated in conference to hold first place in Northern Division

James Heck

October 8, 2012

The Sacramento State men’s soccer team continued its winning streak in the Big West Conference Sunday as it beat UC Riverside 1-0 at Hornet Field. The Hornets (7-4-1, 4-0 Big West) have won their past five games and are first place in the North Division of the Big West Conference. They are only one...