State College Spikes

Spikes win series over Spinners

LOWELL, MA—As far as a first impressions, State College pitcher Michael YaSenka made a pretty good one. He tossed 6 2/3 innings in his Spikes’ debut, struck out four and Martin Figueroa homered and drove in all four runs as the Spikes dropped the Spinners 4-2 in front of 3,832 fans at ...

Viera will enter NY-Penn League Hall of Fame

From staff reports STATE COLLEGE — State College Spikes honorary bench coach Josiah Viera, whose impact as an inspirational example of determination and perserverance was felt across the baseball world, will be part of the New York-Penn League Hall of Fame’s Class of 2019, as announced by ...

Spikes pitching throws two-hit shutout in victory

STATE COLLEGE — Andre Pallante, Jacob Schlesener and Jack Ralston combined to limit the Vermont Lake Monsters to two hits and notch 16 total strikeouts to lead the State College Spikes to a 3-0 victory on Thursday afternoon at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Pallante, the Cardinals’ 2019 ...

Vermont victorious over State College

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Martin Figueroa knocked in a pair of runs with his first-inning single, but the State College Spikes fell to the Vermont Lake Monsters, 7-2, on Wednesday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Figueroa added a stolen base to his two-out, broken-bat single up the ...

Spikes lose to Vermont

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The State College Spikes turned two three times on Tuesday night, but the Vermont Lake Monsters produced 12 hits, six for extra bases, and took a 9-3 decision at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Spikes (22-22) shortstop Moises Castillo was involved in all three double ...

Spikes unable to complete sweep of visiting West Virginia

From staff reports UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Martin Figueroa smashed his second home run in as many at bats to propel the State College Spikes early, but the West Virginia Black Bears took a 5-2 decision on Sunday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park as the Spikes partnered with Mount Nittany ...

Fuller’s walk-off lifts Spikes in ninth

UNIVERSITY PARK — Terry Fuller provided the walk-off heroics with a single to score David Vinsky in the bottom of the ninth that gave the State College Spikes a 2-1 victory over the West Virginia Black Bears on Friday night. The crowd saw Penn State’s Blair Thomas throw out the game’s ...

Roach Ks 10 in win for Spikes

From staff reports NILES, Ohio — Matt Duce smashed his second home run of the year to put the State College Spikes out in front in the seventh inning, and drove in a total of three runs to produce the Spikes’ margin of victory in a 5-2 win over the Mahoning Valley Scrappers on Thursday ...

Spikes lose pitching duel to Scrappers

NILES, Ohio – Enmanuel Solano produced another quality start for the State College Spikes, and Jack Ralston continued to rack up scoreless innings, but the Mahoning Valley Scrappers took a 2-1 decision on Wednesday night at Eastwood Field. Solano (1-5) produced his third outing of six ...

Spikes bit by Scrappers

NILES, Ohio — Junior Gonzalez continued his resurgence on the mound for the State College Spikes, but the Spikes were blanked after the opening frame in a 4-1 defeat at the hands of the Mahoning Valley Scrappers on Tuesday night at Eastwood Field. Gonzalez (2-2) took the loss despite both ...