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Williamsport in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bill Byham

Lycoming County MVP

 

— City of Williamsport Sports Walk —

 
Bill Byham Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 23, 2018
1. Bill Byham Marker
Inscription.  

Bill provided exceptional commentary for over five decades, covering Lycoming College athletics and the Little League World Series. In recognition of his service, the press box section at Little League Volunteers Stadium was named in his honor during the 2002 series.
 
Erected 2016.
 
Location. 41° 14.404′ N, 77° 0.38′ W. Marker is in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, in Lycoming County. Marker is on 4th Street west of Government Place, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 245 West 4th Street, Williamsport PA 17701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ken Sawyer (a few steps from this marker); Paul 'Babe' Mayer (within shouting distance of this marker); Gary Chrisman (within shouting distance of this marker); Kelly Mazzante (within shouting distance of this marker); P.D. Mitchell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John H. Bower (about

Bill Byham Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 23, 2018
2. Bill Byham Marker
400 feet away); The Lycoming Hotel • The Genetti Hotel 75th Anniversary (about 400 feet away); Ron 'C.I.' Insinger (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamsport.
 
More about this marker. Marker is in the sidewalk next to City Hall.
 
Also see . . .
1. Little League World Series Announcer Bill Byham dead at 88 (2017). (Submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Bill Byham, Long-Time Little League Baseball® World Series Radio Announcer (2017). (Submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Lycoming (College) athletics mourns loss of Bill Byham (2017). (Submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Sports Walk celebrates athletes (Sun-Gazette, 2016). (Submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Local Athletic Royalty (Sun-Gazette, 2016). (Submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
6. WRAK Continues Tradition at Little League Baseball World Series (2015). (Submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 60 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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