Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Little League® Eastern Region Director Don Soucy Announces Retirement; Assistant Region Director Corey Wright to be Named Director

(L to R): Eastern Region Staff - Amry Shelby, Don Soucy, Corey Wright
Courtesy of Little League Baseball and Softball
Don Soucy will serve as a Senior Advisor for the Eastern Region until his official retirement in June.SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (February 1, 2017) – Don Soucy, Little League®Eastern Region Director, has announced his retirement after more than 25 years of service at the A. Bartlett Giamatti Little League Leadership Training Center in Bristol, Conn.

Awards and Honors - Lycoming College set to induct seven into Athletics Hall of Fame

Photo Courtesy of Lycoming College Sports Information
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Two are Academic All-Americans. Three are Academic All-District picks. Three are all-region athletes and two of those were All-Americans. One was an NCAA statistical champion. All seven earned all-conference honors in their careers and make up the 2017 Lycoming College Athletics Hall of Fame class, which will be inducted at the 32nd annual Hall of Fame Ceremony as part of Alumni Weekend, June 2-4, 2017.

Little League® Congratulates Former Little Leaguer® Brent Musburger On Retirement

L-R: Orel Hershiser, Brent Musburger and Harold Reynolds (A File Photo)
South Williamsport, PA - Little League® Baseball and Softball congratulates legendary sports broadcaster and notable Little League graduate, Brent Musburger, on an illustrious career in sports broadcasting.

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Lycoming Football - Mital earns MAC Scholar-Athlete nod

Senior Austin Mital is Lycoming's 13th MAC Scholar Athlete.
(Photo Courtesy of Lycoming Sports Information)
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Adding to a growing list of accolades, senior Austin Mital (Ginter, Pa./Moshannon Valley) has become just the second Lycoming College football player to earn the Middle Atlantic Conference Scholar-Athlete award, the conference office in Annville, Pa., announced on Friday, Jan. 27.

Lycoming Football - Three Warriors earn Academic All-MAC accolades

Blake Bowman, Bailey Hughes and Austin Mital earned Academic All-MAC honors.
(Photo Courtesy of Lycoming Sports Information)
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Lycoming College seniors Blake Bowman (Valley View, Pa./Tri-Valley), Bailey Hughes (Forest City, Pa./Carbondale) and Austin Mital (Ginter, Pa./Moshannon Valley) each earned a slot on the Academic All-MAC football team, the conference office in Annville, Pa., announced on Monday, Jan. 23.

Cutters Raise over $7,700 for Williamsport Area Little League

Photo Courtesy of the Williamsport Crosscutters
Williamsport, PA - The Williamsport Crosscutters 11th annual Hot Stove Banquet was held January 16 at the Genetti Hotel in downtown Williamsport.

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Crosscutters Baseball - Mackanin & Quinn Headline 11th Annual Hot Stove Banquet

Photo courtesy of the Williamsport Crosscutters
Proceeds to benefit Williamsport Area Little League
Williamsport, PA - The Williamsport Crosscutters have announced their 11th Annual Hot Stove Banquet with the Phillies will be held on Monday, January 16 in the Grand Ballroom of the Genetti Hotel in Williamsport. The event is presented in part by Panda Patriot Power, WRAK 1400AM, and the Williamsport Sun-Gazette.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Lycoming's Girardi inducted into College Football Hall of Fame

A file photo.
NEW YORK – Former Lycoming College head football coach Frank Girardi joined an elite group in the College Football Hall of Fame on Tuesday night, Dec. 6, as part of the National Football Foundation’s Annual Awards Dinner at the Waldorf-Astoria, adding to an already legendary resume, as NFF chairman Archie Manning officially recognized Girardi as one in a 16-member class.