Sacramento State scored four times in the sixth inning, but the team’s comeback bid fell just short in a 5-4 loss to Southern Utah in the second round of the Big Sky Softball Championship Friday afternoon at Miller Ranch Stadium.
In a game that featured four lead changes, 19 runs, 29 hits, 15 extra base hits, and an hour and 26 minute rain delay, it was a Hailey Breakwell walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning that gave Idaho State a 10-9 victory over Sacramento State in the first round of the Big Sky Conference Softball Championship Friday afternoon.
Six members of the Sacramento State softball program received all-Big Sky Conference recognition today, including one first team selection, one second teamer, and four that were named honorable mention.
Idaho State’s Katee Wiley and Amanda Fitzsimmons both hit two-run homers to lead Idaho State to a 6-3 victory over Sacramento State in the rubber game of a Big Sky Conference three-game softball series Sunday afternoon at Shea Stadium. Today also marked the regular season finale for both teams.
Sophomore Caitlin Brooks threw a two-hit shutout with no walks and a career-high 12 strikeouts to lead Sacramento State to a 2-0 victory over Idaho State in the first game of a Big Sky Conference softball doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Shea Stadium. Idaho State scored seven unearned runs in the nightcap to defeat the Hornets, 11-6.
The Sacramento State softball team (21-18, 6-6) will play its final three games of the regular season this weekend at home against Idaho State (26-20, 12-3). The two teams will play a doubleheader on Saturday at 1 p.m., followed by a single game on Sunday at noon. All three games will be played at Shea Stadium on the Sacramento State campus.
Portland State erased an early 5-1 deficit, and Becca Bliss’ walk-off home run with one out in the ninth inning completed the comeback as the Vikings defeated Sacramento State, 6-5, in a Big Sky Conference softball game Saturday afternoon at Erv Lind Stadium.
Caitlin Brooks tossed a two-hit shutout and Kortney Solis had a three-run homer to help lead Sacramento State to an 8-0 mercy-rule shortened victory over Portland State in the second game of a Big Sky Conference softball doubleheader Friday afternoon at Erv Lind Stadium.
The Sacramento State softball squad (20-16, 5-4) enters its biggest week of the season as the team travels to Portland State (16-25, 9-3) for a Big Sky Conference three-game series on Friday and Saturday.
The Big Sky Conference, in consultation with the University of North Dakota and Sacramento State athletic administrators, has cancelled the three-game softball series between the schools scheduled for Friday and Saturday, April 19-20 in Grand Forks, N.D. According to Conference bylaws, the games will not be rescheduled.
Sophomore Caitlin Brooks threw a two-hit shutout while striking out a career-high 11 batters to help lead Sacramento State to a 7-0 victory over Weber State in the rubber game of a Big Sky Conference series Saturday afternoon at Shea Stadium.
Sophomore Caitlin Brooks tossed a one-hit shutout to lead Sacramento State to a 3-0 win over Weber State in the first game of a Big Sky Conference softball doubleheader Friday afternoon at Shea Stadium. The second game, which turned out to be a marathon, was stopped in the middle of the 15th inning because of darkness and will be resumed tomorrow at noon.
Sacramento State (18-15, 3-3) plays its third Big Sky Conference opponent of the season when the team hosts a three-game series against Weber State (7-30, 2-7) later this week. The Hornets and Wildcats will play a doubleheader on Friday at 1 p.m., followed by a single game on Saturday at noon.
After Sacramento State had scored three times in the seventh inning to tie the game at 5-5, Southern Utah strung together three straight two-out hits in the eighth to beat the Hornets, 6-5, in the rubber game of a three-game Big Sky Conference series Saturday afternoon at Kathryn Berg Field.
Sacramento State’s Lauren Blair hit a grand slam, and Caitlin Brooks threw a two-hit shutout to help lead the Hornets to an 8-0 mercy-rule shortened victory over Southern Utah in the first game of a Big Sky Conference doubleheader Friday afternoon at Kathryn Berg Field. The game was called after five innings because Sacramento State had an eight-run lead.
Junior right-hander Taylor Stroud threw a six-hit shutout in the first game of today’s doubleheader to highlight Sacramento State’s split with Nevada in a non-conference softball doubleheader Wednesday afternoon at Shea Stadium. The Hornets won the first game, 1-0, before the Wolf Pack came back to win the nightcap by a 5-1 score.
The Sacramento State softball team (16-12) plays five times this week, including a home doubleheader on Wednesday against Nevada (21-15) and a three-game series on the road against Big Sky Conference foe Southern Utah (9-23).
Sacramento State sophomore pitcher Caitlin Brooks and Cal senior pitcher Jolene Henderson combined to allow just four hits while striking out 25 batters in an epic pitchers duel that was eventually won by the fifth-ranked Bears, 1-0, in a front of a record crowd of 1,212 Saturday afternoon at Shea Stadium.
Junior Yesenia Alcala drew a two-out, walkoff bases-loaded walk, and sophomore Caitlin Brooks tossed a three-hit shutout as Sacramento State defeated Northern Colorado, 1-0, in a Big Sky Conference softball game Saturday afternoon at Shea Stadium.
Freshman right-hander Jennifer Hartman allowed just three hits and one run over seven innings to lead Sacramento State to a 2-1 victory over Northern Colorado in the nightcap of a Big Sky Conference softball doubleheader Friday afternoon at Shea Stadium. Northern Colorado was victorious in the first game by a 6-3 score.