WLYC To Air All Williamsport Crosscutters Games
May 1, 2008 at 5:32 AM (PT)
COLONIAL RADIO GROUP Sports WLYC-A (ESPN RADIO 1050)/WILLIAMSPORT, PA will carry play-by-play of WILLIAMSPORT CROSSCUTTERS minor league baseball this season. WLYC will carry the NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE team's full schedule, the first time all CROSSCUTTERS games will be aired and the first time a WILLIAMSPORT team's full schedule will be aired since the WILLIAMSPORT CUBS in 1994. WLYC Sports Dir. TODD BARTLEY will handle play-by-play.
CUTTERS VP of Marketing & Public Relations GABE SINICROPI said, “We see this as a deal that makes sense for both sides and most importantly is good for the fans. ESPN 1050’s new local ownership group is highly committed to bringing local sports to the airwaves. They have exciting plans for the future and the CUTTERS are glad that we are able to step up and help them solidify their local sports presence. We look forward to being part of their growth in the market."