10 Notable alumni of
Lock Haven University

Lock Haven University is 3071st in the world, 1010th in North America, and 956th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 10 notable alumni from Lock Haven University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Sara McMann

    Sara McMann
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    mixed martial arts fighteramateur wrestler
    Biography

    Sara McMann is an American mixed martial artist who currently competes in the bantamweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). McMann is a former Olympic wrestler and received a silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. McMann is a World Silver Medalist and 2-time Bronze Medalist. As of March 29, 2022, she is #8 in the UFC women's bantamweight rankings.

  2. Cary J. Kolat

    Cary J. Kolat
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    amateur wrestlermixed martial arts fighter
    Biography

    Cary Joseph Kolat is an American wrestler and wrestling coach who earned two NCAA championships in 1996 and 1997 for Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania and was a member of the United States Men's Freestyle Wrestling Team from 1997–2001. During that time he won silver and bronze medals at the 1997 Krasnoyarsk and 1998 Tehran FILA Wrestling World Championships as well as competing for the United States in freestyle wrestling at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, where he placed 9th. Kolat is currently the head wrestling coach at USNA.

  3. Olen Steinhauer

    Olen Steinhauer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    novelistwriter
    Biography

    Olen Steinhauer is an American writer of spy fiction novels, including The Tourist, the Milo Weaver series, and the Yalta Boulevard Sequence. Steinhauer also created the TV series Berlin Station, focused on a fictional Central Intelligence Agency branch operating in Berlin, which began airing in 2016.

  4. Walter E. Piatt

    Walter E. Piatt
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Walter E. Piatt is a United States Army lieutenant general who currently serves as the 57th Director of the Army Staff. He enlisted in the army in 1979 and served four years as an infantryman. After graduating from Lock Haven University, he was commissioned as a second lieutenant in 1987. Prior to assuming his current position Piatt was the Commanding General, 10th Mountain Division at Fort Drum. His other assignments as a general officer include serving as the 52nd Chief of Infantry; Deputy Commanding General-Support, 10th Mountain Division; Commander, Joint Multinational Training Command; Deputy Commanding General, United States Army Europe; and director of Operations/director, Rapid Equipment Fielding, Army Rapid Capabilities Office.

  5. Red Murray

    Red Murray
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1884-1958 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    John Joseph "Red" Murray was an American outfielder in Major League Baseball.

  6. Tina Martin

    Tina Martin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Tina Martin is an American college basketball coach. She is the interim head coach at UNC Wilmington. From 1996 to 2017, she was the head women's basketball coach at the University of Delaware. She helped make Delaware a women's basketball power, with eleven 20-win seasons including four regular-season CAA championships. Her teams also made four NCAA Tournament appearances, in addition to five WNIT appearances. She served as an assistant coach at Seton Hall University and at UNC Wilmington.

  7. Dick Smith

    Dick Smith
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1926-2021 (aged 95)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Richard Harrison Smith was an American professional baseball player who appeared in 70 games over parts of five Major League Baseball seasons (1951–1955) as a member of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Smith was primarily a third baseman who also played shortstop and second base. The Blandburg, Pennsylvania, native threw and batted right-handed and was listed as 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) tall and 160 pounds (73 kg). He attended Penn State University and Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania.

  8. J. Buell Snyder

    J. Buell Snyder
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1877-1946 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    John Buell Snyder was a Democratic Party member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

  9. Harry L. Haines

    Harry L. Haines
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1880-1947 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Harry Luther Haines was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

  10. Harris Jacob Bixler

    Harris Jacob Bixler
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1870-1941 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    Harris Jacob Bixler was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania for three terms from 1921 to 1927.