Outdoor All-Star Game Held at Bowman Field

Williamsports Outlaws Airmen Pond at Bowman FieldIt wasn’t quite the NHL’s Winter Classic, but the FHL All-Stars defeated the Williamsport Outlaws 18-13 Wednesday in the Federal Hockey League‘s 2012 All-Star Game at Airmen Pond at Bowman Field, the summer home of the Single-A Williamsport Crosscutters (New York-Penn League).  Paul D’Amato who played Tim “Dr. Hook” McCracken in the 1977 movie Slap Shot was the keynote speaker at event’s banquet.  Read more hereView game photos here.

In a related story, the Outlaws could be playing indoors next season at the YMCA Pickelner Arena rolling skating rink recently purchased by a developer, so this outdoor hockey experiment at a minor-league ballpark could be short lived.   Read more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the news.

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