LITTLE LEAGUE WORLD SERIES SCOREBOARD

 

WILLIAMSPORT CROSSCUTTERS SCOREBOARD

 

Penn College Partners With Stretch Iinternet; Continues Affiliation with ESPN RADIO

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PENN COLLEGE PARTNERS WITH STRETCH INTERNET; CONTINUES AFFILIATION WITH ESPN RADIO
Will Live Stream Home Athletic Events

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Penn College has partnered with Stretch Internet to become the live video streaming provider for Wildcats athletics, Penn College Assistant Director of Athletics Matt Blymier announced Thursday.

Penn College’s athletics events will be streamed in high definition for all home games for soccer, volleyball, basketball, wrestling, baseball and softball through Stretch’s portal, which can be accessed at athletics.pct.edu/live. Games are free to view.

“We are very excited to offer this feature to our fan base, parents and alumni,” Blymier said. “Stretch Internet is a great company to work with, both with their customer service and their desire to improve their product every year.”

Penn College will also continue its partnership with ESPN Radio-Williamsport to broadcast select home games for soccer, basketball, baseball and softball.

“We are also excited to welcome back ESPN Radio, which offers another medium for our fans to keep up with Penn College athletics,” Blymier said.  “The combination of Stretch and ESPN is perfect for where we want to take this department.”

Features available with Stretch Internet include:

·         Instant Highlights: This a new feature this year for Stretch users. Great plays can now be tagged and will appear in a highlight section on the portal.
·         Wirecast Webcasting Software: The partnership with Stretch Internet comes with a license for Wirecast Webcasting Software which, among other things, will allow a scoreboard to appear on the video broadcast.
·         Social Media Integration: Watching a game can become a communal experience, as fans can engage with others on the portal via the @PCTAthleticsTwitter handle.
·         Anytime, Anywhere: Fans can view the GameCentral portal on just about any device – computer, tablet, phone and many Smart TVs – with a responsive experience customized for that particular medium.

About Stretch Internet

Stretch Internet, based in Mesa, AZ, was founded in 2003 by a former college athletics media relations professional who saw a need to provide affordable, high-quality streaming to college and university athletic departments. Since its formation more than 10 years ago, Stretch has expanded to provide services for more than 500 colleges and universities, high schools, professional sports organizations and non-sports entities. A devotion to utilizing the best streaming technology possible and providing a first-class presentation – backed by the best customer support in the business – have helped Stretch Internet become one of the largest and most respected streaming media specialists in the industry.

Cutters Magic Number Down To 5

Cutters at Muckdogs

The Williamsport Crosscutters head to Batavia to start a three-game series with the Muckdogs. Coverage starts at 6:40 p.m. with the Van Campen Motors On-Deck Show with Doug Page and Ian Catherine right here on the Cutters Baseball Network.

Pirates Go For Another Series Win

Pirates at Marlins 8-24 thru 8-27

The Pirates look to gain ground in the NL Playoff race with a win over the Marlins tonight. Coverage starts with Pirates Pregame on ESPN Radio Williamsport 1600AM, a proud member of the Pirates Baseball Network.

Countdown to the High School Football Game of the Week Continues

Countdown 8 Days

The countdown to the kick-off of the 2015 high school football season continues. ESPNWilliamsport has partnered with NEXXTLEVELU to bring Lycoming County High School Football Fans the Game of the Week beginning Friday, September 4, 2015.

 

Additional details will be released soon including the season broadcast schedule.

 

Cutters Push for the Playoff

MAGIC NUMBER 5

With last night’s win, the Williamsport Crosscutters Magic Number to clinch is now at 5.

Cutters Magic Number At Seven

Spikes at Cutters

The Williamsport Crosscutters magic number to clinch is down to seven after last night’s win over the State College Spikes. The Cutters wrap up their three-game series against the Spikes tonight at Susquehanna Bank Park at Historic Bowman Field. Coverage starts at 6:40 p.m. with the Van Campen Motors On-Deck Show with Doug Page, Ian Catherine and the voice of the Crosscutters, Todd Bartley, right here on the Cutters Baseball Network.

Wilkes Athletics Continues Partnership with ESPN Williamsport Radio

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WILKES-BARRE – Wilkes University has announced it will continue its partnership with ESPN Williamsport Radio affiliate 1050 AM, 1600 AM, 92.7 FM and 104.1 FM through the 2015-16 athletic year. It will mark Wilkes’ fifth full season of football and sixth season of basketball coverage from ESPN Williamsport.

ESPN Williamsport became the official voice of Colonel Football during the 2011 season after broadcasting Wilkes’ men’s and women’s basketball the past five years. The affiliate will remain the official home for Colonel Basketball on the radio in 2015-16. All of Wilkes’ ESPN Radio broadcasts are streamed online through www.espnwilliamsport.com, allowing Colonel fans and alumni throughout the world access to the broadcasts.

“Wilkes University is excited to continue its relationship with ESPN Williamsport,” said Vince Scalzo, Wilkes’ sports information director. “The broadcasts allow Wilkes fans and alumni the opportunity to follow Colonels athletics throughout the world.”

ESPN Radio is the country’s largest sports radio network, providing more than 9,000 hours of talk and event content annually to 750 stations nationwide, including the top 100 markets.

“The partnership with ESPN Williamsport has provided full exposure of our athletic teams to future Wilkes student-athletes not just in the surrounding area, but across our broad recruiting base,” commented Wilkes’ director of athletics Addy Malatesta.

Mark Inserra joins ESPN Williamsport as the new voice of Wilkes Athletics. He’ll be on the call for Colonels football, as well as men’s and women’s basketball during the 2015-16 season.

Mark is a native of Florham Park, NJ and graduated in 2011 from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY with a degree in Sports Communication.

During that time, he worked for the school radio and television stations, as well as the college’s newspaper. He called Red Foxes football, basketball and baseball while in college and also hosted a sports talk radio show for three years.

In 2012, Inserra interned in the media relations and broadcasting department for the Charleston River Dogs Baseball Club, the Class-A affiliate of the New York Yankees. He spent the 2013 season as the Director of Media Relations and Marketing for the Beloit Snappers Baseball Club, the Single-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics.

ESPN Radio Williamsport is home to numerous NCAA member colleges and universities in four states, and serves as the flagship station and online platform for multiple professional sports teams.

Pirates Wrangle With Marlins

Pirates at Marlins 8-24 thru 8-27

After their loss last night, the Pirates look to take game three of this four-game series with the Miami Marlins. Coverage starts at 6:40 p.m. with Pirates Pregame on ESPN 1600AM, a proud member of the Pirates Baseball Network.

Countdown To The High School Game of the Week

Countdown 9 Days

The countdown to the kick-off of the 2015 high school football season continues. ESPNWilliamsport has partnered with NEXXTLEVELU to bring Lycoming County High School Football Fans the Game of the Week beginning Friday, September 4, 2015.

Additional details will be released soon including the season broadcast schedule.

Cutters Magic Number Is Nine

Spikes at Cutters

The Williamsport Crosscutters dropped their magic number to nine with their win over the State College Spikes a night ago. They can drop their magic number to seven with a win over the Spikes tonight at Susquehanna Bank Park at Historic Bowman Field. Coverage starts at 6:40 p.m. with the Van Campen Motors On-Deck Show with Doug Page, Ian Catherine and the voice of the Crosscutters, Todd Bartley, right here on the Cutters Baseball Network.