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The State Hornet The State Hornet is the student-run campus newspaper of Sacramento State, covering topics of interest to students, faculty, staff, alumni and the surrounding community. The newspaper operates 24/7 during the fall and spring semesters.

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Women’s tennis looks to shake off slow start

When the 2015 preseason Big Sky Conference coaches’ poll came out in the beginning of January, it was no shock that the Sacramento State women’s tennis team was voted to land in first place.

Freshman Lauren Rice breaks career-high score at Causeway Cup meet

Any incoming freshman’s dream entering a Division I program is to be successful in their first year, but with little collegiate experience most cannot attain that goal.

Cheerleading team overcomes injury to take fourth place at Nationals

Jan 28, 2015

Sacramento State’s all-girl cheerleading team finished fourth in the nation at the Universal Cheerleaders Association College Nationals in Orlando, Florida on Jan. 17.

CSU Chancellor points out need for more degrees in State of the CSU address

Chancellor Timothy P. White highlights plans for California's Universities in his State of the CSU Address, Tuesday.

Gonzalez gives last address to Sacramento State

More than 350 students, faculty and staff filled the University Union Ballroom at Sacramento State Thursday to hear University President Alexander Gonzalez give his final campus-wide address.

Women’s basketball leads Big Sky with best-ever start to conference season

Sacramento State’s women’s basketball team is off to its best conference start in program history with a 7-1 record in the Big Sky Conference.

Hot start puts men’s basketball atop Big Sky Conference

Through eight games of conference play, Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team has compiled a 7-1 record that places the team alone atop the Big Sky Conference standings.

McKinney dominates as men’s basketball beats Weber State 78-71

A career night for senior guard Mikh McKinney pushed the Hornets’ win streak to four games, as Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team earned a 78-71 victory Saturday on the road against the Weber State Wildcats.

San Jose State sweeps Sac State women’s tennis 7-0

Sacramento State women’s tennis (0-2) is mimicking the start of its 2014 season as the team has dropped their second straight match of the year with their loss to San Jose State (1-2) on Saturday afternoon.

Sac State gymnastics defeats rival UC Davis in Causeway Cup

In the second meeting between rivals Sacramento State and UC Davis, the Hornets came out on top during gymnastics’ Causeway Cup, 194.925-194.800, to secure the first win and the highest score for the women this season.

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