Fight Hornet Fight

Fight Hornet Fight

"Fight, Hornet, Fight!" is the official fight song of California State University, Sacramento. It is most widely known for being played by the Sacramento State Marching Band after scores at Sacramento State football games, and during the band's pre-game and halftime shows. It is designed specifically for being played after a touchdown, field goal, extra point, or a safety.

Fight, Hornet, Fight! is also played as the band forms a tunnel for the football team as they enter Hornet Stadium before the beginning of each home game. After every Hornet win, the football team comes over to the sideline where the band's section is and sings along while the song is being played.

Fight, Hornet, Fight! was composed by Don McDonald, '52, in 1949. The current arrangement of the song was written by former Band Director Jeffrey Edom in 1997.


"Fight on, Sacramento State"
"Fight on to victory"
"The Hornet is on the wing,"
"The foe will know that we can show them"
"We’re meant for fame and glory,"
"All the World will know"
"The Hornet’s NEST is BEST in the WEST (Shout) BY TEST!"
"Sacramento State, (Shout) LET’S GO!!!"

"Go, Go, Go, Go, Go."
"Fight, Fight, Fight, Fight, Fight."
"Go, Fight, Go, Fight, Win."

The 2000 recording of " [ Fight, Hornet, Fight!] "

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Hornet Squadron — is the name of a fictional Royal Flying Corps, and later Royal Air Force, fighter squadron featured in a number of novels by British author Derek Robinson.Hornet Squadron first appeared in Robinson s 1983 novel Piece of Cake , which spans the… …   Wikipedia

  • Hornet (comics) — The Hornet is an identity used by three fictional characters in the Marvel Universe, one villain, and two heroes. Both the first and third Hornets have suffered from physical disabilities.Hornet (Scotty McDowell)Superherobox| caption=Hornet from… …   Wikipedia

  • Fight song — A fight song is primarily an American and Canadian sports term, referring to a song associated with a team. In both professional and amateur sports, fight songs are a popular way for fans to cheer for their team. Although the term fight song is… …   Wikipedia

  • The Green Hornet — superherobox caption = Van Williams as the Green Hornet in the 1960s TV series. character name =The Green Hornet publisher = debut = American old time radio, January 31, 1936 creators =George W. Trendle and Fran Striker alter ego =Britt Reid Base …   Wikipedia

  • A Good Clean Fight — infobox Book | name = A Good Clean Fight title orig = translator = image caption = author = Derek Robinson illustrator = cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English series = genre = War novel publisher = Harvill pub date = 1993… …   Wikipedia

  • Kato (The Green Hornet) — superherobox caption = Kato played by Bruce Lee. character name =Kato publisher = debut = American old time radio, 1930s creators =Fran Striker alter ego = Base of operations = alliances = partners=The Green Hornet aliases= powers=Genius level… …   Wikipedia

  • California State University, Sacramento — Infobox University name = California State University, Sacramento motto = Leadership Begins Here established = 1947 type = Public president= Alexander Gonzalez provost= Joseph Sheley city = Sacramento state = California country = U.S. undergrad …   Wikipedia

  • Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story — Theatrical release poster Directed by Rob Cohen Produced by …   Wikipedia

  • Sacramento State Marching Band — CollegeMarchingBandInfoBox | logo= bandname= The Spirit of Sacramento | school=California State University, Sacramento | location=Sacramento, Ca conference=Big Sky Conference | founded=1958 | director=Dr. Clay Redfield| members=100+ |… …   Wikipedia

  • Irredeemable — #1 (April 2009). Cover art by John Cassaday and colors by Laura Martin. Publication information …   Wikipedia