DENVER – Grand Canyon is the preseason favorite to win the 2016 Western Athletic Conference baseball title and Lopes’ shortstop Paul Panaccione and Sacramento State pitcher Sam Long were selected WAC Preseason Player and Pitcher of the Year respectively in a vote of the league’s 10 head coaches, who could not vote for their own […]
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Season-opening series at Auburn and LSU and a 12-game homestand, the longest in the program’s Div. I history (1990-pres.), highlight another challenging schedule for Hornet baseball as announced Monday by head coach Reggie Christiansen. “Our goal is to be one of the top 64 teams competing in June,” Christiansen said. “I believe […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The defending WAC Champion Sacramento State baseball team has unveiled its 2015 schedule as announced by head coach Reggie Christiansen. The 56-game schedule includes 27 home games with three of the home contests to be played at Raley Field.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Sacramento State Athletics Department announced today that work will begin soon to upgrade a number of athletic facilities and equipment. Sacramento State President Alexander Gonzalez recently approved numerous improvements that will benefit students, faculty and visitors to the campus.
Cal Poly 5, Sacramento State 4 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Cal Poly knocked around Sacramento State starter Justin Dillon for five runs in four innings and held on for a 6-5 victory. Zack Zehner rocketed a solo homer in the second inning to put the Mustangs (47-11) up 2-0 and John Schuknecht provided a two-run double in […]
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Things pretty much went the way Cal Poly head coach Larry Lee drew them up in Sunday afternoon’s elimination game. He said as much himself after the game. “It kind of went the way it was scripted,” Lee said. “[Justin] Calomeni came out and gave us some quality outs. [Bryan] Granger […]
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — After losing 4-2 to Cal Poly on Friday night, first baseman Rhys Hoskins said Sacramento State wasn’t going to go “two-and-que” (being eliminated after losing the two first games). The MLB Draft prospect did his part to assure that the Hornets’ season didn’t end Saturday afternoon at Baggett Stadium. Hoskins reached […]
Sacramento State 5, Arizona State 4 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Sacramento State won its first NCAA Tournament game thanks to a three-run eighth inning that broke a 2-2 tie. A wild ninth inning saw RJ Ybarra knock a towering pinch hit, two-run home run to cut the lead to 5-4. Perennial college baseball postseason program Arizona […]