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Volleyball defeats Bakersfield 3-1, advancing to the tournament title match

Lance Hayes September 13, 2014

Sacramento State defeated CSU Bakersfield 3-1 Saturday morning in the second round of the Cal Poly ShareSLO Tournament (18-25, 25-17, 25-10, 25-19).The young Hornet squad put momentum back on their side,...

Women’s volleyball beats San Jose at SLO

Paris Prado September 12, 2014

Sacramento State beats San Jose State in its first game of this weekend’s tournament at San Luis Obispo with a final score of 3-2 (24-25, 25-18, 25-15, 28-30, 15-3).The first set was won by San Jose...

Nevada sweeps Sac State volleyball 3-0

Lance Hayes September 9, 2014

Nevada seemed to be running on all cylinders Tuesday night as the Wolf Pack defeated the Hornets 3-0 (25-19, 25-20, 25-17) in their home opener.From the very beginning the Wolf Pack seemed to have control...

Hornets keep playoff hopes alive with victory over Weber State

Satchi Hover November 16, 2013

Sacramento State’s volleyball team kept its postseason hopes intact with a victory over Weber State Saturday evening at Colberg Court.The Hornets (14-15, 9-9) defeated the Wildcats in straight sets (25-14,...

Sac State volleyball drops fourth match in a row to Idaho State

Senior opposite hitter No. 13 Kayla Beal plays against the Idaho State Bengals on Friday at the Nest.
Satchi Hover November 16, 2013

Sacramento State’s women’s volleyball team lost for the fourth time in a row Friday against Idaho State.The Hornets fell in four sets (21-25, 25-22, 15-25, 15-25) at Colberg Court.With the loss, Sac...

Hornets begin crucial homestand to keep playoff hopes alive

Satchi Hover November 15, 2013

Coming off three consecutive losses, Sacramento State’s volleyball team is hoping to turn things around when it returns to Colberg Court this weekend.After defeating Southern Utah on Oct. 31 in the first...

Women’s volleyball splits weekend matches on the road

Satchi Hover November 3, 2013

Sacramento State’s volleyball team split their road matches this weekend against Southern Utah and Northern Arizona improving to 13-12 overall and 8-6 in the Big Sky Conference.The Hornets entered Thursday’s...

Sac State sweeps weekend play on Colberg Court

Satchi Hover October 27, 2013

Sacramento State volleyball pushed their winning streak to three after taking down Portland State and Eastern Washington at Colberg Court over the weekend improving their record to 12-11 and 7-5 in Big...

Coach Ruben Volta a motivator for women’s volleyball

Satchi Hover October 22, 2013

From playing for the men’s club team at Sacramento State, to manning the sidelines as a coach, volleyball coach Ruben Volta’s love for the game has not wavered.Born in San Jose, California in 1967,...

Lovett becoming a standout player for women’s volleyball

Satchi Hover October 16, 2013

From the small town of Durango, Colorado, to a full-ride scholarship to play at Sacramento State, sophomore Sloan Lovett chose volleyball over her family’s tradition of basketball.The outside hitter...

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