Williamsport Crosscutters tie State College 8-8 on Sunday at Bowman Field

DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette The Williamsport Crosscutters' starting pitcher Will Allen throws against State College Sunday evening at Bowman Field.

The Williamsport Crosscutters and State College Spikes drew to an 8-8 tie at Bowman Field on Sunday night in an MLB Draft League contest. With the tie, the Crosscutters took the series over the State College Spikes, 2-0-1, and clinched the 2021 Saw Buck Series.

Williamsport is off Monday before hosting Mahoning Valley for a three-game homestand at Bowman Field beginning Tuesday.

State College held a 5-0 lead in the top of the sixth inning before Williamsport had four straight innings of two runs each. State College led, 8-6, heading into the bottom of the ninth inning before the Crosscutters scored twice.

Lance Logsdon led Williamsport at the plate, going 3 for 5 and Trey Steffler went 2 for 4 with two RBIs and a run scored. Williamsport had eight hits in the win. Only one player had an extra-base hit, which came from Steffler, who had a double.

Isaac Nunez, Alec BUrns and Tito Fuentes III also all had a single.

DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette The Williamsport Crosscutters' Lance Logsdon singles in the fourth inning at Bowman Field.

State College was led by botoh Brady Brecklin (2 for 4, two RBIs, run) and Harrison Engstrom (2 for 5, double, run). State College also had a home run from Marques Paige.

DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette The Williamsport Crosscutters' Ramon Bramasco looks on from third base during a game Sunday against State College at Bowman Field.

DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette Williamsport Crosscutters catcher Taj Porter waits for the ball as Zaccheus Rasberry slides in safely across home scoring a run in the fifth inning at Bowman Field.


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