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Hornets win in walk-off fashion

The Sacramento State baseball team rushes Gunner Pollman after hitting a walk off hit against Fresno State at Raley Field, Wednesday, April 27.

David Somers

April 28, 2016

Will Soto’s coaches and teammates knew he was due for something big. And the sophomore third baseman could not have picked a better time to deliver on their expectations.   Sacramento State’s baseball team capped a three-game sweep of Seattle University in dramatic fashion when Soto’s...

Texas Tech beats Sac State 4-3 with walk-off, ninth-inning comeback

State Hornet Staff

February 26, 2015

Junior Tyler Neslony singled in the winning run as the No. 5 ranked Texas Tech University Red Raiders scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to take game one of a four-game series against visiting Sacramento State by a final of 4-3 on Wednesday.The Red Raiders got a leadoff single in the bottom o...

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...

Del Grande hits walk-off single against Fresno State

State Hornet Staff

March 6, 2014

Hornets’ center fielder David Del Grande hit an extra inning walk-off single against No.24 Fresno State capturing their second win against a ranked team this season, Wednesday at Raley Field.The Sacramento State senior outfielder came up to bat in the bottom of the 10th with junior shortstop Scotty Bu...

Hornets take a loss as Idaho State walks off in Big Sky Tournament

Hornet freshman catcher No. 9 Kortney Solis hits a foul ball in the first inning against Idaho State at Shea Stadium.

Clifton Jones

May 10, 2013

Sacramento State softball dropped its first Big Sky Tournament game in a heart breaking walk-off fashion, 10-9, to the Idaho State Bengals yesterday at Pocatello, Idaho.  In what had become a heavy weigh battle of offenses, both teams combined for 29 hits, 19 runs. Sac State was led by both senior ...

Softball walks off to win series

Sacramento State Hornet softball team shut out Northern Colorado on Saturday at Shea Stadium.

Clifton Jones

March 23, 2013

Sacramento State softball was able to beat Northern Colorado in walk-off fashion Saturday, but it was not your typical walk-off.  The Hornets won the game 1-0 when junior shortstop Yesenia Alcala walked on a full count to score pinch runner Nicole Clark.  Sophomore Caitlin Brooks rebounded from yesterda...