Zech Lambert

Sports Reporter

Zech Lambert is a sports reporter for the Mitchell Republic.

He joined the Mitchell Republic in July 2022 after graduating from Penn State University in May 2022 with a degree in broadcast journalism, a minor in sports studies and a sports journalism certificate. At Penn State, he was involved with the student newspaper, The Daily Collegian, as well as student radio.

He has also covered Penn State football for student radio, as well as for the Philadelphia Inquirer as a freelancer.

Growing up in Eastern Pennsylvania, Lambert gained a background in a variety of sports, including baseball, basketball and football.

Lambert currently lives in Mitchell with his dog, Owen, and enjoys disc golfing and playing basketball outside of work.

Readers can reach him at 484-894-4763 or zlambert@mitchellrepublic.com. Follow him on Twitter @Zech_Lambert.

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