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Minor Makeover for Bowman Field

Williamsport Crosscutters LogoOn Thursday night, the Williamsport (PA) City Council authorized a contract for $191,000 to begin making improvements to Bowman Field, home of the Williamsport Crosscutters (Single-A, New York-Penn League), paid for by bond financing.  Changes coming include removal of the bleachers along the right-field side, replacing fencing with wrought iron, and expanding the concourse along the third-base line.  Read more and view photos here.

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Crosscutters Sold

Williamsport Crosscutters LogoPaul Velte, who brought the Single-A Williamsport Crosscutters (New York-Penn League) back in 1993, officially announced on Wednesday the sale of the team to Cutting Edge Baseball, headed by new principal owner Peter B. Freund.  Read more here.  Watch press conference here.

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League Honors Cutters Executive

Williamsport Crosscutters LogoPRESS RELEASE – Williamsport Crosscutters Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations, Gabe Sinicropi, has been named the recipient of the Hon. Robert F. Julian Community & Baseball Service Award for 2014 by the New York-Penn League. Continue reading

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Outlaws Close Book on Outdoor Hockey in Williamsport

Williamsports Outlaws Airmen Pond at Bowman FieldPlagued by low attendance and financial challenges, the Williamsport Outlaws (Federal Hockey League) cancelled their home finale at Bowman Field, the summer home of the Single-A Williamsport Crosscutters (New York-Penn League).  While outdoor hockey has failed in Billtown, the Outlaws believe indoor hockey at a new or renovated arena would have a far different outcome.  Read more here.

Williamsportt Outlaws Airmen Pond at Bowman Field

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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 Continue reading

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Ice Skating and Pro Hockey Will Continue (For Now) at Bowman Field Despite Legal Challenges

Williamsports Outlaws Airmen Pond at Bowman FieldA legal spat has ensued between the non-profit group Williamsport Ice Arena, which operates Airmen Pond at Bowman Field in Williamsport (PA), and Naples (ME)-based Rink Specialists, which installed the new ice rink and provided the equipment to keep it running.  Ice skating and games played by the Federal Hockey League’s Williamsport Outlaws will continue, as attorneys try to work out their Continue reading

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FHL to Hold All-Star Game at Historic Bowman Field, Logo Released

PRESS RELEASE – The Federal Hockey League is proud to announce that the Williamsport Outlaws will host the “1st Annual FHL All Star Classic” on Airmen’s Pond at Historic Bowman Field in Williamsport, PA.


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