The State Hornet

Golf teams bundle up for winter break

James Heck

December 5, 2012

After concluding the fall portion of their season, the Sacramento State men’s and women’s golf teams head into winter break reenergizing and preparing for the remaining meets in the spring. Even though the men’s and women’s teams do not compete again till February, both still hold practices ev...

Runners brace for cold

Runners brace for cold

James Heck

November 27, 2012

During the winter months, sporting events can face unexpected scheduling issues, facing either suspensions of games or canceling of games altogether.   Many sports have the luxury of being played indoors on dry surfaces and ideal environments.   While track and field meets are h...

Six tips for a solid tailgating experience

Six tips for a solid tailgating experience

James Heck

August 28, 2012

There is excitement looming in the air in anticipation for the kickoff of the 2012 Sacramento State football season. As the Hornets look to expand on last season’s record of 4-7, students, alumni and fans alike can show their school spirit by tailgating. Tailgating offers a chance to show support fo...

Dry year has large effects in Sacramento region

Alex Slavas

January 31, 2012

In what is generally considered to be the one of the wettest months of the year, the Sacramento area has been struck with less than half of the 17 to 20 inches usually encountered during the month of January. "This water year's rainfall is approximately 40 to 45 percent of normal," said Jim Wanket, assoc...