2018-19 General News

  • HORNET FEST OUTDOOR MUSIC FESTIVAL COMING TO CAMPUS APRIL 27
    April 18, 2019
    For the first time in recent memory, an outdoor music festival is coming to the Sacramento State campus on Saturday, April 27.
  • HORNET STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN 37 WINTER ALL-ACADEMIC AWARDS
    April 11, 2019
    Sacramento State student-athletes in five winter sports combined to receive 37 academic all-conference honors. The Hornets earned 33 Big Sky all-academic awards in men's and women's basketball and men's and women's indoor track and field and another four Mountain Pacific Sports Federation all-academic awards in gymnastics.
  • SACRAMENTO STATE AWARDED NCAA INNOVATIONS IN RESEARCH AND PRACTICE GRANT
    February 18, 2019
    Sacramento State was awarded a $12,500 grant through the NCAA Innovations in Research and Practice Grant Program, designed to enhance college athletes’ psychosocial well-being and mental health. The grant was written by Director of Student-Athlete Development and Success Bethany Crouch and Nursing Professor, Dr. Joyce Mikal-Flynn, Ed.D., FNP.
  • HORNET STUDENT-ATHLETES RECORD NINTH CONSECUTIVE SEMESTER ABOVE 3.0 GPA
    February 07, 2019
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Sacramento State student-athletes extended their streak of achieving a grade point average of at least 3.000 to nine consecutive semesters with their performance during the fall 2018 semester. The student-athletes also recorded a term grade point average above 3.000 for the seventh consecutive semester.
  • HORNET STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN 43 CONFERENCE ALL-ACADEMIC HONORS
    January 24, 2019
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Sacramento State student-athletes in six fall sports have combined to receive 43 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 six players named Big West all-academic.
  • SACRAMENTO STATE MOURNS THE PASSING OF FORMER COACH, AD CAL BOYES
    November 13, 2018
    Cal Boyes, the legendary baseball coach and former Director of Athletics at Sacramento State, passed away today at the age of 89.
  • SACRAMENTO STATE ATHLETICS LAUNCHES NEW SPIRIT GROUP - THE SWARM
    October 09, 2018
    The Sacramento State Athletics Department is excited to announce the launch of the new student spirit group, The SWARM (formally known as the Green Army). The group focuses on promoting school spirit through the organized support of all Sacramento State athletics teams.
  • MARK ORR NAMED TO FCS ATHLETICS DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
    July 02, 2018
    Sacramento State Director of Athletics Mark Orr was named to the the Division I Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) Executive Committee for the 2018-19 academic year. Orr will serve as the representative of the Big Sky Conference.