Sacramento State’s Kenny McDaniel was named the Big Sky Conference Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Coach of the Year it was announced today. The honor comes less than a week after the Hornet women claimed the Big Sky Outdoor title in Missoula, Mont.
Eight members of the Sacramento State track and field team will compete in 10 events at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field West Preliminary, it was announced today. The meet will take place at Hornet Stadium on May 23-25. Each individual event will have 48 competitors, relays will have 24 teams, with the top 12 advancing to the NCAA Championships in Austin, Texas.
The Sacramento State women’s track and field team finished first in six events and claimed its eighth Big Sky Conference outdoor track and field championship in the last 12 years on Saturday at Montana. The Hornets had victories in the 4x100, 200, 400, 4x400, discus and triple jump during the final day en route to scoring 144 points. Weber State was second with 116. The title is the first for Sacramento State since 2015 and completed a sweep of the Big Sky Indoor and Outdoor team titles this season.
Jelaia Jones finished first in the shot put to lead a trio of all-Big Sky recipients and Shilah Bedingfield set the conference record in the 200 during the third day of the 2019 Big Sky Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday at Montana.
Emilia Del Hoyo finished third in the heptathlon and Frederick Wagner V and Andrew Stich were fifth and sixth in the decathlon, respectively, as the trio each scored for Sacramento State during the second day of the Big Sky Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Thursday.
The Big Sky Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships will return to Missoula, Mont., for the first time in over a decade as Montana will host the event on May 8-11. The first two days of the competition will include the heptathlon and decathlon while the main program gets underway on Friday and will conclude on Saturday.
The Big Sky Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships are two weeks away but championship season begins on Friday for Sacramento State as the team takes part in the Causeway Classic Dual Meet at UC Davis. Field events will start at 2 p.m. and track events will get under way at 3:45 with the men's 4x100 at Toomey Field.
Shilah Bedingfield set the school record in the 200, tied the record in the 400 and was part of the 4x100 relay team which also moved to the top of the Sacramento State record board as the Hornet women cruised to a 114-83 win over UC Davis on Friday night. The Sacramento State men’s team finished second to the Aggies, 115-75, in the 14th annual Causeway Classic Dual Meet.
Five Sacramento State throwers competed at the Beach Invitational in the shot put and discus on Saturday at Long Beach State. The quintet completed a busy weekend for the Hornets which saw members of the team also compete at the Bryan Clay Invitational on Thursday and Friday as well as the hammer throw at the Beach Invitational on Friday.
The Sacramento State track and field teams started a multi-meet weekend with a pair of school top 10 marks as well as 10 career bests at the Bryan Clay and Beach Invitationals on Friday. The Hornet throwers will complete the weekend action at the second day of the Beach Invitational on Saturday.
The Sacramento State track and field teams will again split up this weekend to compete in a pair of Southern California meets. The teams runners and jumpers will participate in the Bryan Clay Invitational at Azusa Pacific on April 18-19. The throwers will compete at the Beach Invitational at Long Beach State on April 19-20.
Members of the Sacramento State men’s and women’s track and field teams combined for 29 top three finishes, set one school top 10 mark and recorded 35 season bests at the Woody Wilson Classic on Saturday at UC Davis. The men’s and women’s teams each finished in second place overall behind the host Aggies in the team scored competition.
After a rare week off for most of the team, the Sacramento State track and field program will return to action at the Woody Wilson Clasic at UC Davis this weekend. The meet will begin with the men’s and women’s hammer throw on Friday afternoon and then continue with the rest of the events on Saturday.
Emilia Del Hoyo set a career best with 5,015 points to improve her seventh-place standing all time in the heptathlon to highlight the performances by Sacramento State during the second day of the Jim Click Shootout.
The Sacramento State men’s and women’s track and field teams were represented by four student-athletes at the Jim Click Shootout on Thursday at the University of Arizona. Emilia Del Hoyo and Chloe Lindbo competed in the heptathlon while Frederick Wagner V and Andrew Stich took part in the first day of the decathlon.
The Sacramento State men’s and women’s track and field teams each recorded victories at the Mondo Team Challenge on Saturday at Hornet Stadium. The women had little trouble winning the three-team meet as they totaled 157 and were followed by Idaho (95) and UC Riverside (48). The men prevailed by one point, edging Idaho (114-113). UCR was third with 73.
Sacramento State senior Cassidy Zurn was named the Big Sky Conference’s Women’s Track Athlete of the Week, it was announced today. The honor is the first for Zurn this season and the second of her career.
Led by 16 top five finishes, the Sacramento State women’s track and field team claimed the team title at the UC Riverside Spring Classic Invitational. The Hornets totaled 156 points over the two day meet to finish just ahead of UNLV (143.5) and Utah Valley (117.5). The Sacramento State men were second with 124 points. Utah Valley easily finished first in the team competition with 209 points while host UCR was third at 92.
Brittany Patterson was named the Big Sky Women’s Field Athlete of the Week following her dominant performance at the Hornet Invitational. Patterson finished first in the long jump and was third in the triple jump at the meet to earn her first Big Sky weekly award of her career.
The Sacramento State men’s and women’s track and field teams combined for six top 10 finishes during the first day of the Hornet Invitational on Friday at Hornet Stadium. The meet will conclude with the bulk of the action on Saturday starting at 9 a.m.
The Sacramento State track & field team will host the first of its two regular season home meets this weekend with the Hornet Invitational. The large meet will start on Friday, March 15, with the first day of the heptathlon and decathlon as well as the men’s and women’s hammer and 200. The multi events will conclude on Saturday along with the remaining open events.
After enjoying a week away from competition, the Sacramento State track and field team will make its outdoor debut at the Aggie Open this weekend at the Woody Wilson Track on the UC Davis campus. The meet will start on Friday at 1 p.m. on Friday with the men’s and women’s hammer and javelin. Action gets under way on Saturday at 9 a.m. A link to live results can be found at the top of the page.
After leading the Sacramento State women to the Big Sky Indoor Track & Field Championship, Director of Track & Field Kenny McDaniel was named the Big Sky Women’s Indoor Coach of the Year, it was announced today.
The Sacramento State women’s track and field team captured its seventh Big Sky Conference Indoor Championship with a dominating performance on Saturday at Montana State. The team had 12 entries score points during the final day of the meet and recorded five top 10 marks and seven personal bests.
The Sacramento State women’s track and field team moved into second place during the second day of the Big Sky Indoor Track & Field Championships. The women had five scorers on Friday and also advanced five student-athletes into event finals on Saturday. The Hornet men are currently in 10th place after having three scorers during the second day of the meet.