2017-18 General News

  • SACRAMENTO STATE TEAMS EARN HIGH ACADEMIC PROGRESS RATES FOR THE 10TH STRAIGHT YEAR
    May 23, 2018
    Sacramento State’s athletics programs continue to achieve high marks in the NCAA’s Academic Progress Rates (APR), which were released today by the NCAA for all Division I sports teams for the 2013-14 through 2016-17 period.
  • MEN’S BASKETBALL, MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY & WOMEN’S GOLF EARN NCAA PUBLIC RECOGNITION AWARDS
    May 17, 2018
    Sacramento State’s men’s basketball, men’s cross country and women’s golf programs each received NCAA Public Recognition Awards for having Academic Progress Rate (APR) scores that rank among the top 10 percent nationally in their respective sports for the four-year period ending in 2016-17.
  • STUDENT-ATHLETE AWARDS ANNOUNCED AT THE 2017-18 GREEN AND GOLDEN GLOBES
    May 04, 2018
    The Sacramento State athletics department presented 17 honors at its seventh-annual Green and Golden Globes Awards, held Sunday evening at the Rancho Cordova Marriott Ballroom to recognize athletic and academic performance during the 2017-18 academic year.
  • HORNET STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN 43 WINTER CONFERENCE ALL-ACADEMIC AWARDS
    April 16, 2018
    Sacramento State student-athletes in five winter sports have combined to receive 43 academic all-conference honors.
  • HORNET STUDENT-ATHLETES ABOVE A 3.000 OVERALL GPA FOR THE 7TH STRAIGHT SEMESTER
    March 20, 2018
    For the seventh straight semester, Sacramento State student-athletes achieved a department overall grade point average above a 3.000 during the fall. In addition, Hornet student-athletes have posted a term grade point average better than a 3.000 five consecutive semesters.
  • HORNET STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN 45 CONFERENCE ALL-ACADEMIC HONORS
    February 15, 2018
    Sacramento State student-athletes in six fall sports have combined to receive 45 academic all-conference honors. The Hornets earned 37 Big Sky all-academic awards in football, volleyball, women's soccer, and men's and women's cross country while the men's soccer team had eight players named Big West all-academic, the most of any team in the conference.
  • VINCENT NAMED ASSOCIATE ATHLETICS DIRECTOR FOR COMPLIANCE
    January 16, 2018
    Sacramento State Director of Athletics Mark Orr announced today that Matt Vincent has been hired as the Associate AD for Compliance.
  • ATHLETICS DEPARTMENT LOOKING FOR PEP BAND MEMBERS
    January 08, 2018
    Calling all Sacramento State alumni, current students and community members! The Sacramento State Athletics Department needs your help in forming a Hornet Pep Band, starting with the 2018 season. We are looking for people who have played a band instrument to come and be a part of the Hornet Nation. Anyone with a love of Sac State is invited to come join this spirited musical group for our Hornet men’s and women’s basketball games. This group would not be limited playing at basketball games, we are looking to provide music for various Sacramento State and community events as well.
  • ATHLETIC DIRECTORS CUP GOLF TOURNAMENT SET FOR OCT. 9 AT CATTA VERDERA
    August 11, 2017
    The inaugural Athletic Directors Cup Golf Tournament will take place on Monday, Oct. 9, at the Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln
  • WATCH BIG SKY SHIFTS TO PLUTO TV FOR 2017-18 SEASON
    July 17, 2017
    The Big Sky Conference announced today that Pluto TV will serve as the digital home for conference games, including Sacramento State football, volleyball, men’s and women’s basketball as well as selected soccer, softball and track & field, during the 2017-18 school year. Events can be viewed via an app for mobile devices as well as on PlutoTV.com.