2019 Track & Field News

  • BRITTANY PATTERSON NAMED BIG SKY WOMEN'S FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
    March 20, 2019
    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.
  • FOUR EVENT WINS SIX TOP 10 MARKS HIGHLIGHT HORNET INVITAITONAL
    March 16, 2019
    Four Sacramento State women finished in first place and the men’s and women’s team each finished first in the team standings capping two busy days of action at the Hornet Invitational on Saturday.
  • TRACK & FIELD OPENS HORNET INVITATIONAL WITH SIX TOP 10 FINISHES
    March 15, 2019
    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.
  • TWO-DAY HORNET INVITATIONAL STARTS ON FRIDAY; WOMEN PICKED TO WIN THE BIG SKY
    March 14, 2019
    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.
  • MEN AND WOMEN FINISH SECOND IN OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD OPENER
    March 09, 2019
    The start of the of 2019 outdoor track and field season resulted in a school top mark and 25 top three finishes on Friday and Saturday at the Aggie Open hosted by UC Davis.
  • TRACK & FIELD STARTS OUTDOOR SEASON AT AGGIE OPEN
    March 08, 2019
    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.
  • KENNY MCDANIEL NAMED BIG SKY WOMEN'S INDOOR TRACK & FIELD COACH OF THE YEAR
    March 04, 2019
    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.
  • WOMEN CLAIM SEVENTH BIG SKY INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIP IN SCHOOL HISTORY
    February 23, 2019
    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.
  • WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD MOVES INTO SECOND PLACE AT DAY 2 OF BIG SKY INDOORS
    February 22, 2019
    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.
  • DEL HOYO SETS SCHOOL PENTATHLON RECORD IN DAY ONE OF BIG SKY INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
    February 21, 2019
    Emilia Del Hoyo set the Sacramento State record in the pentathlon with 3,815 points and finished in third place overall during the first day of the Big Sky Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships at Montana State.
  • TRACK & FIELD STARTS BIG SKY INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS ON THURSDAY
    February 20, 2019
    The 2019 indoor track & field season will come to a pinnacle this weekend as Sacramento State heads to Bozeman, Mont., for the Big Sky Conference Indoor Championships. The meet will begin on Thursday, Feb. 21, with the pentathlon and the opening day of the heptathlon. The main program of the meet will run on Friday and Saturday.
  • TRACK & FIELD CLOSES OUT COMPETITION AT NEW MEXICO COLLEGIATE CLASSIC
    February 02, 2019
    Members of the Sacramento State indoor track and field teams combined for eight top five finishes during the second day of the New Mexico Collegiate Classic on Saturday. The men’s and women’s team each accounted for four athletes in the top five scattered over six events.
  • TRACK & FIELD ADDS FOUR TOP 10 MARKS AT NEW MEXICO COLLEGIATE CLASSIC
    February 01, 2019
    Facing some of the best competition in the nation, the Sacramento State indoor track & field teams continued to set personal records and posted four more school top 10 marks during the first day of the New Mexico Collegiate Classic on Friday.
  • NEW MEXICO COLLEGIATE CLASSIC NEXT CHALLENGE FOR INDOOR TRACK & FIELD
    January 31, 2019
    With just two meets remaining before the Big Sky Championships, the Sacramento State indoor track & field teams will travel to Albuquerque, N.M., to compete at the New Mexico Collegiate Classic on Friday and Saturday.
  • EMILIA DEL HOYO EARNS BIG SKY WOMEN'S INDOOR FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
    January 29, 2019
    Sacramento State senior Emilia Del Hoyo was named the Big Sky Women's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week, it was announced today. The honor is the first for Del Hoyo during her career.
  • TRACK & FIELD RECORD FOUR MORE TOP 10 MARKS AT UW INVITATIONAL
    January 26, 2019
    The Sacramento State track and field teams added four more school top 10 marks and several personal bests during the final day of the UW Invitational.
  • TRACK & FIELD STARTS UW INVITATIONAL WITH FOUR TOP 10 MARKS
    January 25, 2019
    The Sacramento State indoor track and field teams don’t receive many chances to showcase their abilities in the multi events and distance medley relays. One of those opportunities came on Friday night at the UW Invitational and the team’s student-athletes responded with several marks that cracked the Hornet top 10.
  • TRACK & FIELD CONTINUES INDOOR SEASON AT UW INVITATIONAL
    January 24, 2019
    A week after winning seven individual events and tying a school record, the Sacramento State indoor track and field team will compete at the UW Invitational on Friday and Saturday at Washington.
  • BEDINGFIELD NAMED BIG SKY WOMEN'S TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
    January 22, 2019
    Sacramento State’s Shilah Bedingfield was named the Big Sky Conference Women’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Week after her performance at the Ed Jacoby Invitational. The honor is the first for Bedingfield this season and the first indoor award of her career.
  • TRACK & FIELD BEGINS SEASON BY WINNING SEVEN EVENTS AT ED JACOBY INVITATIONAL
    January 19, 2019
    The Sacramento State track and field teams started their indoor seasons by earning seven individual event titles and tying a school record at the Ed Jacoby Invitational on Saturday at Boise State. Overall the team had 27 top five finishes.
  • TRACK & FIELD STARTS INDOOR SEASON AT PAIR OF MEETS THIS WEEKEND
    January 17, 2019
    A new era for Sacramento State track & field will start this weekend as the team will compete in its first two indoor competitions under new Director of Track & Field Kenny McDaniel. The Hornets will send four student-athletes to Reno, Nev., for the Pole Vault Summit while the majority of the team will travel to Boise State for the Ed Jacoby Invitational.
  • WOMEN SELECTED SECOND, MEN FOURTH IN BIG SKY PRESEASON INDOOR TRACK & FIELD POLL
    December 20, 2018
    The Sacramento State women were picked to finish second and the men fourth in the Big Sky Conference Indoor Track & Field preseason poll. The poll was conducted with a vote of the 11 head coaches in the league.
  • AARON BRAUN COMPLETES TRACK & FIELD COACHING STAFF
    November 29, 2018
    Sacramento State Director of Track & Field/Cross Country Kenny McDaniel completed his initial coaching staff with the hiring of Aaron Braun as the Hornets’ distance coach, it was announced today.
  • KYLE LILLIE JOINS TRACK & FIELD STAFF AS THROWS COACH
    November 28, 2018
    Sacramento State Director of Track & Field/Cross Country Kenny McDaniel continues to build his coaching staff with the addition of Kyle Lillie as the team’s throws coach, it was announced today.
  • CARL CAUGHELL HIRED AS TRACK & FIELD ASSISTANT COACH
    November 27, 2018
    Sacramento State Director of Track & Field/Cross Country Kenny McDaniel announced today that Carl Caughell has been hired as the team’s jumps coach.
  • KENNY McDANIEL HIRED AS DIRECTOR OF TRACK & FIELD/CROSS COUNTRY
    September 24, 2018
    Sacramento State Director of Athletics Mark Orr announced today that Kenny McDaniel will serve as the Director of Track & Field/Cross Country for the Hornets. McDaniel will officially start the position on Oct. 1.