Author: Sara Civian

Sara Civian is one of Onward State's three ridiculously good looking managing editors, a hockey writer at heart, and an Oxford comma Stan. She's a senior majoring in journalism, minoring in history, and living at Bill Pickle's Tap Room. Her favorite pastimes are telling people she's from Boston, watching the Bruins, and meticulously dissecting the My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album. She's seen Third Eye Blind live 14 times. If you really hate yourself, you can follow her at @SaraCivian or email her at [email protected]

Penn State Hockey Defenseman Vince Pedrie Signs With New York Rangers

Penn State hockey sophomore defenseman Vince Pedrie will forgo his last two years of college eligibility to sign with the New York Rangers. Pedrie announced his decision via Instagram (what a time to be alive, right?) Monday night.

[Column] Penn State Hockey Became Elite This Season And It’s Just The Beginning

20 years from now, they’ll look back on this season as the one that changed Penn State hockey. These guys and all the suits and ties behind them clawed their way up from unranked to national prominence. This was the year the “maybe” turned into “yes.” This story started in Greenberg Ice Pavilion, developed in Pegula Ice Arena, and advances tonight in U.S. Bank Arena.

Penn State Ruined College Hockey And It Could Hardly Care

For the last 68 years, college hockey was as much of a place as it was a game. College hockey has been Massachusetts. It’s been Michigan, North Dakota, and Minnesota.

Tonight, college hockey is Pennsylvania.

Defense Rests In Graham Spanier Trial

The defense rested without calling any witnesses in former Penn State president Graham Spanier’s trial Thursday morning.

Peyton Jones Had Been There Before

Penn State hockey goalie Peyton Jones’ experience in the 2016 USHL playoffs prepared him for an eerily similar situation in the Big Ten Tournament just a year later.

Penn State Hockey Secures Its First-Ever NCAA Tournament Berth

Penn State men’s hockey just secured its first-ever bid to the NCAA Tournament.

Know Your Enemy: Penn State Hockey Vs. Wisconsin In Big Ten Championship

After its longest game in program history resulting in a 4-3 double OT win over Minnesota, No. 15 Penn State hockey is headed to its first-ever Big Ten Championship game. Here’s everything you need to know about tonight’s matchup with Wisconsin: