State College Spikes

Spikes drop Auburn 7-4

UNIVERSITY PARK - Resilient and grinding. The State College Spikes were all of that Thursday night.Trailing for most of the game, the Spikes battled to stay close to Auburn before they came from behind to down the Doubledays, 7-4, before 2,584 fans at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park."They battle ...

Jackson’s homer wins game

From staff reportsLOWELL, MA - Vince Jackson's three-run homer in the eighth inning, his first as a professional, brought the State College Spikes back from behind and provided the key blow in a 4-2 victory over the Lowell Spinners on Tuesday night at Edward A. LeLacheur Park.The victory gave ...

Spikes fall to Spinners 9-2

From staff reportsLOWELL, MA Jose Martinez became the first State College Spikes player in franchise history to record consecutive four-hit games, but a big third inning helped the Lowell Spinners on their way to a 9-2 win over the Spikes on Monday night at Edward A. LeLacheur Park.Martinez, ...

Spikes take two weekend games to get to 20 wins

From staff reportsLOWELL, MA Ronnie Williams delivered six strong innings on the mound, and the State College Spikes became the first team in the New York-Penn League to 20 wins this season with a 7-4 victory over the Lowell Spinners on Sunday night at Edward A. LeLacheur Park.Williams (4-1) ...

Scrappers prove to be Spikesbusters

STATE COLLEGE-State College didn't have a problem getting on base against Mahoning Valley's pitchers on Friday night.Situational hitting with those runners on was another story as the Spikes went 3-for-14 with runners in scoring positon and 5-for-21 with runners on base and fell 8-5 to the ...

Spikes can’t make runners count

STATE COLLEGE - Missed opportunities haunted the State College Spikes last night in a New York-Penn League matchup against the Mahoning Valley Scrappers. The Spikes left 10 runners on base through the first four innings and were kept in check the rest of the way, dropping the first game of the ...

Spikes shut out in matinee

From staff reportsNORWICH, CT The State College Spikes outhit the Connecticut Tigers on Wednesday, but Blaise Salter knocked in every one of the Tigers' runs as the Spikes dropped a 4-0 decision in a day game at Thomas J. Dodd Stadium.Salter began the scoring with a two-run homer in the first ...

Spikes can’t muster offense

From staff reportsNORWICH, CT Danny Hudzina and Jeremy Martinez each produced doubles, but that was the only offense for the State College Spikes on Tuesday as they fell to the Connecticut Tigers, 2-0, at Thomas J. Dodd Stadium.The Spikes (18-7) were held out of the hit column until Hudzina ...

Spikes win fifth in a row with 3-1 victory

NORWICH, Conn. - Ronnie Williams delivered his fourth straight quality start with seven strong innings and the State College Spikes took their fifth consecutive victory with a 3-1 win over the Connecticut Tigers on Monday night at Thomas J. Dodd Stadium.Williams (3-1) yielded just one run on ...

Spikes trounce Doubledays for sweep

From staff reportsSTATE COLLEGE - Dylan Tice smashed his second home run of the season, and the State College Spikes continued to pour it on as they topped the Auburn Doubledays, 10-3, on Sunday at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park to sweep a three-game set.Tice's homer, a two-run shot to ...