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The State Hornet
Men’s basketball signs four players to complete 2014-15 recruiting class

Apr 16, 2014

Sacramento State men’s basketball received four new players for its 2014-15 roster that looks to improve on the success it made last season. 



Game to 100
Owners of Kings aren’t the only ones who could use a city handout

Apr 16, 2014

If I were starting a small business in Sacramento, I sure would welcome a gift of $200,000 a year to help me with advertising. That could cover the cost of renting land alongside a busy freeway so I could put … Continue reading

Elk Grove Sports Corner
Younger Brother’s Efforts Pushes Tourney To Prominence

Younger Brother’s Efforts Pushes Tourney To Prominence


The name Scott Boras is synonymous with term “sports agent.” The 62-year-old graduate of Elk Grove High School has as impressive a list of clients as any of his colleagues: Matt Holliday, Prince Fielder, Magglio Ordonez, Stephen Strasburg and Barry Zito (plus at one time, Alex Rodriguez).

It was just a few years ago, though,...

The State Hornet
Junior pitcher strives in set up role

Apr 15, 2014

It is not every day that a relief pitcher has thrown the third most innings on the team nearly two thirds the way through the season, but junior pitcher Alex Palsha has embraced his role of the setup man.

The State Hornet
Top-tier golfers dream of joining the PGA

Apr 15, 2014

For most students, getting ready to graduate from college means one thing – finding a job.



The State Hornet
Women’s golf hopes to hit it big in season finale

Apr 15, 2014

Sacramento State women’s golf is gearing up for its final scheduled tournament of the season, where head coach David Sutherland is hindering the team’s potential Big Sky Championship success on one player.



The State Hornet
New track set for resurfacing at months end

Apr 15, 2014

Sacramento State is installing a new state of the art track just in time for the USA Track and Field Championships, June 26-29. Construction begins April 28 and will be ready for use in late May.

The State Hornet
Men’s golf finishes third despite Taylor’s first place performance

Apr 15, 2014

A strong finish from junior Owen Taylor helped the Sacramento State men’s golf team to a third place finish in the UCSB Invitational at Sandpiper Golf Course in Santa Barbara, Calif., on Tuesday.



NorCal Tennis Czar
TV schedule, college result, calendar

Apr 15, 2014

TV SCHEDULE(All times in California)Wednesday    Monte Carlo (men), early rounds, Tennis Channel, 1:30-9:30 a.m. (live), 2 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Thursday (repeat).Thursday   Monte Carlo (men), round of 16, Tennis Channel, 1:30-9:30 a.m. (l...

The State Hornet
Sac State win big against UC Davis in annual Causeway Cup rivalty

Apr 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.