Author: Steve Connelly

Steve Connelly is a junior majoring in PR and an editor for Onward State. He is a proud native of the state of New Jersey, and yes, he is literal trash. He is a soccer fan, nap enthusiast, and chicken tender connoisseur. He tried to be a photographer once, but the only good thing that came out of it is a name for his future sports bar, The Blurry Zamboni. You can follow him on Twitter @slc2o (feel free to slide) and email him at [email protected]

Bryce Jordan Center Hits Capacity Before Final Four

If you’re hoping to check out home stretch, it looks like you’re out of luck this time around.

President Barron Addresses THON Crowd Before Final Four

“Everybody is copying you. There are many THONs. There is no THON like a Penn State THON,” Barron said.

Red Car Takes ‘Race Car’ Rubber Match Over Blue

Blue and Red looked equal out of the gates and into the corner, but that’s when tragedy struck for Blue. The Blue Car banner slightly collapsed from its pole strappings and Red was easily able to make its way down the home stretch for the win.

Crossing The Atlantic To Experience THON

Imagine for Margo started as a way to honor Patricia Blanc’s young daughter’s legacy. Margo passed away in 2010 of a brain tumor. Barely a teenager, Margo fought cancer for 16 months with tremendous courage — organizing ways to spread awareness of childhood cancer during her final stretch.

Student Rapper Cinnamane Switches It Up For THON Crowd

At some point during the night, you get used to hearing the same old random State College bar band. Thankfully, we had Cinnamane, a class of 2018 Penn State student that took to the Bryce Jordan Center stage early Sunday morning.

Red Car Ends Blue’s Streak To Tie ‘Car Race’ Series 2-2

Red was done with losing after those last two defeats and absolutely slaughtered Blue to tie up the series once again.

Blue Car Takes 2-1 Series Lead In ‘Car Race’

Now in the third matchup Sunday morning, Blue Car prevailed despite struggles around the final corner and what looked like an uncalled false start from Red Car.