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The Nittany Lions had four event victors against the Cornhuskers
The Nittany Lions will honor its five seniors Saturday, March 17 at 4 p.m. at Rec Hall
The Nittany Lions earned four event victories on the night with Burns taking two wins
In a meet that came down to the final rotation, the Golden Gophers earned the win over the Nittany Lions
Academic All-Big Ten (2016, 2017)
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2017 (Junior Year)
Was a pommel horse specialist in his junior season with the Nittany Lions … Took home the individual event title at the West Point Open (1/14) for the second-straight season with a 14.700 … Earned five podium finishes on the pommel horse in the 2017 campaign … Tied for third on the team on the pommel horse with his 14.700 to kick off the 2017 campaign at the West Point Open (1/14).
2016 (Sophomore Year)
Competed in nine meets for the Blue and White on the pommel horse … Set a season-best 15.050 at the West Point Open in the individual championships en route to a title (1/16) … Placed fourth on the pommel horse against Illinois (1/30) … Tied for second against Michigan (3/19) with a 14.100 … Placed 10th in the NCAA Qualifier to help Penn State earn a bid into the NCAA Championships.
2015 (Freshman Year)
Only competed on the pommel horse during his freshman year ... Tallied a career-best 14.900 against Michigan (1/24) ... Finished third on the pommel horse against Ohio State with his score of 14.650 (2/6)
Trained at Parkettes Gymnastics ... Team captain during his senior year ... State champion on the pommel horse.
Full name is Colin Dashe Coates ... Son of Budd Coates and Ellen Dashe ... Has one sister, Kelsey ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.