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

Ken Sawyer

Lycoming County MVP

 

City of Williamsport Sports Walk

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

Sawyer served as the voice of Williamsport High School football and basketball, and Lycoming College football. Since 1971, he has broadcast hundreds of Little League World Series games. In 1991, he was presented with the Ray Keyes Sports Award from the Lycoming County Brotherhood Alliance and in 2002 he was named the Douglas Dickey Humanitarian of the Year by the Lycoming County United Way.
 
Erected 2016.
 
Location. 41° 14.409′ N, 77° 0.371′ 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. Paul 'Babe' Mayer (a few steps from this marker); Bill Byham (a few steps from this marker); Gary Chrisman (within shouting distance of this marker); Kelly Mazzante (within shouting distance of this marker); P.D. Mitchell

Ken Sawyer Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 23, 2018
2. Ken Sawyer Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John H. Bower (about 300 feet away); The Lycoming Hotel The Genetti Hotel 75th Anniversary (about 400 feet away); Ron 'C.I.' Insinger (about 400 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. Sports Walk celebrates athletes (Sun-Gazette, 2016). (Submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Local Athletic Royalty (Sun-Gazette, 2016). (Submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 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 67 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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