2017 Track & Field News

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    March 28, 2017
    GRIMM, TURNER NAMED BIG SKY FIELD ATHLETES OF THE WEEK Sacramento State’s Michael Turner was named the Big Sky Men’s Field Athlete of the Week and Julia Grimm was the Women’s Field Athlete of the Week following their performances at the Rainbow Relays in Honolulu last weekend.
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    March 25, 2017
    MEN AND WOMEN EARN TEAM TITLES AT RAINBOW RELAYS The Sacramento State men’s and women’s track & field teams each recorded victories at the Rainbow Relays on Saturday at Hawaii. The Hornet men totaled 104 points to easily defeat Cal State Northridge (58) in the men’s race. The women’s team scored 172 points to finish ahead of Hawaii (123) and Cal State Northridge (78).
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    March 23, 2017
    TRACK & FIELD IN HAWAII FOR RAINBOW RELAYS ON FRIDAY The Sacramento State track & field team has made the most of its spring break, leaving the rain and wind of Northern California in exchange for the beaches of Hawaii. The Hornets arrived on the island on Wednesday and will compete at the Rainbow Relays beginning on Friday. Along with Hawaii and the Hornets, the meet will include CSUN, Cal State Dominguez Hills and Hawaii Pacific.
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    March 21, 2017
    SCHULZ NAMED BIG SKY WOMEN'S TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK Sacramento State’s Carly Schulz was named the Big Sky Conference Women’s Track Athlete of the Week following her performance at the Hornet Invitational last weekend at Hornet Stadium. The honor is the first for Schulz during her career.
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    March 18, 2017
    ARMSTEAD BREAKS LONG-STANDING SCHOOL RECORD AT HORNET INVITATIONAL Two busy days of track & field came to a close on Saturday and saw the Hornets record eight school top 10 marks, including shattering a long-standing record at the Hornet Invitational. The meet was team scored and the Hornet men finished third in a tight battle. Big Sky rival Weber State won the competition with 166 points while Cal was second at 164. The Hornets were close behind with 150, nearly 100 points ahead of fourth-place Stanford (57). The Sacramento State women were second with 136.5 points placing the team only behind Cal (150).
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    March 17, 2017
    MULTIS AND HAMMER START DAY 1 OF HORNET INVITE Eight Sacramento State athletes took part in the multi events and 11 others competed in the hammer during the first day of the Hornet Invitational on Friday. The meet will continue of Saturday at Hornet Stadium.
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    March 11, 2017
    TRACK & FIELD GETS OFF TO IMPRESSIVE START AT AGGIE OPEN Members of the Sacramento State track & field team didn’t need much time to adjust to the outdoor season as it combined to win eight events and set four school top 10 marks at the Aggie Open in the team’s first outdoor meet of the year.
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    February 25, 2017
    MEN AND WOMEN PLACE FOURTH; THREE WIN BIG SKY INDIVIDUAL TITLES Darius Armstead, Steven Pust and Elizabeth Venzon each won individual event titles and the Sacramento State men and women each finished in fourth place at the Big Sky Indoor Championships on Saturday.
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    February 24, 2017
    MEN AND WOMEN TIED FOR FOURTH AFTER DAY TWO OF BIG SKY INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS The Sacramento State men’s and women’s track and field teams are both in fourth place after the first full day of competition at the Big Sky Conference Indoor Championships. The meet concludes on Saturday with 11 event finals for both genders.
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    February 23, 2017
    VENZON, DEL HOYO SCORE POINTS IN PENTATHLON TO START BIG SKY INDOORS Elizabeth Venzon finished in fourth place in the pentathlon and Emilia Del Hoyo was sixth to score Sacramento State’s first points at the 2017 Big Sky Indoor Track & Field Championships on Thursday. The pair combined for eight points and have the Hornets tied for second place heading into the main program on Friday.
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    February 22, 2017
    TRACK & FIELD LOOKS TO ADD TO BIG SKY CHAMPIONSHIP RESUME The Sacramento State men’s and women’s track & field teams will look to remain as one of the conference’s elite as they take part in the Big Sky Conference Indoor Championships in Pocatello, Idaho. The meet will start with the pentathlon and the first day of the heptathlon on Thursday at Idaho State. The heptathlon will continue on Friday while the main program of the meet will span Friday and Saturday.
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    February 12, 2017
    ARMSTEAD DOES IT AGAIN, SETS SCHOOL TRIPLE JUMP RECORD AT UW OPEN The Sacramento State men’s and women’s track and field teams capped a busy weekend with another record setting performance at the UW Open on Sunday.
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    February 11, 2017
    ARMSTEAD SETS SCHOOL RECORD IN TRIPLE JUMP AT HUSKY CLASSIC A school record and three other school top 10 marks highlighted the day for Sacramento State during the second day of the Husky Classic on the University of Washington campus.
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    February 10, 2017
    DISTANCE RUNNERS SET PERSONAL BESTS AT OPENING DAY OF HUSKY CLASSIC The Sacramento State distance runners recorded four school top 10 performances during the first day of the Husky Classic on Friday at Dempsey Indoor Track.
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    February 09, 2017
    INDOOR TRACK & FIELD TO TAKE PART IN TWO MEETS IN SEATTLE The Sacramento State track & field teams will have their final chances to qualify for the Big Sky Championships when they compete in a pair of meets in Seattle. The Hornets will take part in the Husky Classic on Friday at Saturday as well as the UW Open on Sunday. Both meets will be held at the Dempsey Indoor which features a flat 307-yard Mondo surface.
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    January 28, 2017
    TRACK & FIELD WINS MEN'S AND WOMEN'S TITLES AT SNAKE RIVER OPEN The Sacramento State indoor track & field team recorded 14 event victories and set five school top 10 marks en route to a pair of team wins during the second day of the Snake River Open at Idaho State.
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    January 27, 2017
    DEL HOYO PLACES SECOND, JETTE LEADS AFTER FIRST DAY OF SNAKE RIVER OPEN Emilia Del Hoyo finished second in the pentathlon and Max Jette holds the lead following the first four events of the heptathlon on Friday at the Snake River Open hosted by Idaho State.
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    January 26, 2017
    INDOOR TRACK & FIELD RETURNS TO IDAHO FOR SNAKE RIVER OPEN A week after an impressive start to the indoor season, the Sacramento State indoor track & field teams will return to Idaho for the Snake River Open on Friday and Saturday at Holt Arena at Idaho State.
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    January 21, 2017
    TRACK & FIELD MAKES IMMEDIATE IMPRESSION IN OPENING INDOOR MEET Despite being one of the last teams in the country to start its indoor season, Sacramento State made up for the delay with strong performances at the Bronco Invitational on Saturday. The Hornets posted eight school top 10 marks and had 24 top three finishes in their first competition of the year.
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    January 20, 2017
    TRACK & FIELD STARTS INDOOR SEASON AT BRONCO INVITATIONAL ON SATURDAY The Sacramento State men's and women's indoor track & field teams will officially begin their 2017 seasons at the Bronco Invitational in Nampa, Idaho on Saturday. The Hornets are slated to have 33 women and 22 men in the meet which will begin at 8 a.m. MT.
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    July 25, 2016
    NEW VIDEO DISPLAY INSTALLED AT HORNET STADIUM Fans attending Hornet Stadium will now have one of the largest video displays in the Sacramento area to add to their experience.