Author: Matt Coleman

Matt Coleman is a writer for Onward State. His hometown is North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, a little under an hour from Pittsburgh. He is a sophomore majoring in Natural Resource Engineering in Biological Engineering. Please e-mail questions and comments to [email protected] Also, follow him on Twitter @cole_man2.

Nittany Lion Genome Project Ready To Move On In Sequencing Process

The Nittany Lion Genome Project researchers have almost finished with Phase One of a multi-step process in their goal to sequence a northeastern mountain lion’s DNA. The sequencing will have positive impacts on conservation and research on the lions.

Penn State Baseball Wins Shootout Against Lafayette

Penn State baseball came off the 7-0 shutout of Pitt to claim yet another victory in a shootout against Lafayette. The Nittany Lions won 20-12 after leading 13-0 on the Leopards early in the game.

Penn State Baseball Takes Down Youngstown State

Penn State baseball improved to 11-12 on the season with a 6-1 win over Youngstown State Tuesday night. Greg Guers’ home run and RBI triple helped the Nittany Lions secure the victory.

Zain Retherford Nominated For 2016 WIN Magazine/Culture House Dan Hodge Trophy

Zain Retherford was nominated for the WIN Magazine/Culture House Dan Hodge Trophy, given to the nation’s most dominant wrestler. Others on the ballot include Alex Dieringer, Kyle Snyder, and Nahshon Garrett.

OS Cribs: The Coziest Downtown Apartment

This Hetzel Plaza apartment has different aspects of it that pleases anybody who walks in, whether that person is a friend or a delivery driver.

Penn State Wrestling Goes 2-3 In Individual Championships

The Penn State wrestling team sent five wrestlers into the finals, and the Nittany Lions claimed to first place finishes and three second place finishes en route to a team National Championship.

Penn State Wrestling Wins Team National Championship

Penn State clinched its fifth National Championship in six years on Saturday morning before any of the wrestlers in the championship matches even wrestled.