The State Hornet

Hornets score late, take game against Cal State Bakersfield

State Hornet Staff

April 25, 2014

Sacramento State scored seven runs in the eighth inning against Cal State Bakersfield Friday which broke open a tie game in Bakersfield, Calif.The Hornets had eight batters reach base including a streak of five singles in a row in the eighth in the 10-3 victory over the Roadrunners.All nine batters in...

Long tosses complete game shutout against Utah Valley

State Hornet Staff

April 18, 2014

Sacramento State baseball needed just seven innings Friday to take down Utah Valley as the Hornets were excellent in all three phases of the game.Freshman starting pitcher Sam Long threw a gem, tossing a complete game shutout and surrendering just four hits in the 10-0 win. This came off a start las...

Early scoring and strong pitching guide Sac State to victory

State Hornet Staff

April 17, 2014

Early scoring was all Sacramento State’s baseball team needed Thursday as it recorded a shutout against Utah Valley at John Smith Field.The Hornets put up two in the second and three in the third in the 5-0 victory.The two innings in which Sac State were about as opposite as they could be. In the s...

Hornets win big against UC Davis in Causeway Cup action

State Hornet Staff

April 15, 2014

Sacramento State’s baseball team came away with a dominant victory in the Causeway Cup game against rival UC Davis in Davis, Calif., Tuesday.Behind a seven-run fourth inning, the Hornets handled the Aggies (16-17, 3-6) for a decisive 15-7 win.It was the 69th matchup between the two squads, and after T...

Undefeated baseball team to take on Grand Canyon University

State Hornet Staff

April 8, 2014

Sacramento State baseball will take its 9-0 Western Athletic Conference record to Phoenix, this weekend to take on second place Grand Canyon University.The Hornets are coming off a three-game sweep over Seattle University, their third consecutive series sweep over a WAC opponent. Sac State is one of three ...

Hornets baseball snaps 12-game winning streak in 14 innings against Pacific

State Hornet Staff

April 8, 2014

Sacramento State’s baseball team had its 12-game winning streak snapped in heartbreaking fashion Tuesday against the University of the Pacific in Stockton.Sac State’s run of 12 consecutive victories was the longest active streak in all of NCAA Div. I baseball, and the second longest in program hist...

Hornet bats fall silent in loss to Utah

State Hornet Staff

February 15, 2014

Sacramento State baseball could not capitalize on starting pitcher Brennan Leitao’s seven inning, two earned run effort against Utah, Saturday at John Smith Field.The Hornet bats fell silent losing the game 2-1. The Hornets have now scored one run in the last 15 innings of play.The junior Leitao struck out ...

Hoskins hammers home run to top of parking lot in win over Utah Valley

State Hornet Staff

March 3, 2013

It took Sacramento State sophomore first baseman Rhys Hoskins two weeks to hit his first home run of the 2013 season, but it is one he will never forget.In the fifth inning of the Hornets’ 10-3 win against Utah Valley University, Hoskins launched a towering home run over the left field wall that lande...