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Hornets break into top five multiple times in Brutus Hamilton Open

State Hornet Staff

April 26, 2015


Filed under Sports, Track And Field

Sacramento State track and field traveled to Berkeley, California and competed in the two-day Brutus Hamilton Open on April 24 and 25.“This weekend was really about kind of doing some fine tuning and doing some more lesson learning,” said Sac State coach Kathleen Raske.The meet resulted in success, ...

Men win, women take fourth in Mondo Mid-Major Challenge

Men win, women take fourth in Mondo Mid-Major Challenge

State Hornet Staff

April 4, 2015


Filed under Sports, Track And Field

Sacramento State track and field hosted the Mondo Mid-Major Challenge at Hornet Stadium for the team's second home meet on Saturday, April 4.Student-athletes from Sac State, Cal State Northridge, Fresno State, North Dakota State, Utah State and Wichita State competed in the Mondo Mid-Major Challenge.“I ...

Women finish first in Big Sky Conference Indoor Track and Field Championship

State Hornet Staff

February 28, 2015


Filed under Sports, Track And Field

Sacramento State track and field was triumphant in the Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championship over the weekend as the women’s indoor team took first place and the men’s indoor team was also successful, coming in second in Flagstaff, Arizona.On the final day, the men tallied up their points ...

Track and field gives solid performance in two-day Husky Classic

Jessica Plasencia

February 15, 2015


Filed under Sports, Track And Field

Sacramento State track and field traveled to Seattle for the Husky Classic, a two-day meet on Friday and Saturday.The Hornets’ first day concluded with mentionable successes from the women. The final day of the Husky Classic resulted in improvement in athlete performances.“The first day everyone c...

Men and women hit the ground running at Big Sky Championship

Men and women hit the ground running at Big Sky Championship

State Hornet Staff

May 13, 2014


Filed under Track And Field And Cross Country

Sacramento State track and field will travel to Northern Arizona University to compete in the Big Sky Conference Championship today through Saturday, in Flagstaff, Ariz.The women’s team is the winner of the last six Big Sky Conference finals, while the men won their last title in 2011.This go-aroun...

Talent preserved in track and field by redshirting athletes

State Hornet Staff

March 18, 2014


Filed under Track And Field And Cross Country

Sacramento State track and field started the outdoor season this past Saturday, but did so with only half the roster.Head coach Kathleen Raske has decided to take a long-term approach this year. Instead of loading up to make a run for more titles, she has decided to redshirt 30 athletes in an effort t...

Men’s track finish second, women struggle in Big Sky championships

Men’s track finish second, women struggle in Big Sky championships

State Hornet Staff

March 4, 2014


Filed under Cross Country

Sacramento State’s men and women’s track teams finished second and fourth overall at the Big Sky Indoor Conference Championship in Pocatello, Idaho, on Saturday. The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks finished first overall in men’s and women’s competition.The men’s team finished with 89.5 total po...

Athlete credits foundation of faith for track and field success

State Hornet Staff

February 12, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The phrase, “hard work pays off” is usually a statement that resonates with college students who often go to extraordinary lengths to achieve their goals.Zach Coniglio is no exception.As a senior thrower for the Sacramento State track team, Coniglio worked his way up from track as his third sport, ...

Men win, women tie as track and field squares off against UC Davis

Men win, women tie as track and field squares off against UC Davis

Clifton Jones

April 28, 2013


Filed under Sports

Sacramento State track and field finished the Causeway Duel with a men’s win and a women's tie at UC Davis on Friday.  The Hornet men dominated Davis with a 120-68 victory, extending their record against the Aggies 7-0-1 since 2005.  However, the Hornet women finished with a 94-94 draw, but the Ho...