Monthly Archives: July 2016

A Final Farewell to Leesburg

To the Leesburg Lightning Organization: Even though I may have been the team “journalism intern”, in my mind, the best part of the gig was also being a fan of the Leesburg Lightning. For me, the fan experience gave itself … Continue reading

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7/30/16 @ Altamonte Springs Boom: Pregame Notes

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. – The Leesburg Lightning (20-22) and Altamonte Springs Boom (20-19) conclude their three-game series tonight as they return to Lake Brantley High School for a first pitch at 7 p.m. It’s another night of baseball in Central … Continue reading

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7/29/16 vs. Altamonte Springs Boom: Pregame Notes

LEESBURG, Fla. – The Leesburg Lightning (19-22) travel back to their home confines tonight for the second game of a three-game set with the Altamonte Springs Boom (20-18). The first pitch is scheduled for 6 p.m. Fatigue is setting in. … Continue reading

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7/28/16 @ Altamonte Springs Boom: Pregame Notes

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. – The Leesburg Lightning (19-21) and Altamonte Springs Boom (19-18) begin a three-game set tonight from Lake Brantley High School. First pitch in a series with heavy playoff implications is set for 7 p.m. The boys from … Continue reading

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7/27/16 @ DeLand Suns: Pregame Notes

DELAND, Fla. – The Leesburg Lightning (19-20) look for their sixth straight win tonight as they travel to Conrad Park to take on the second place DeLand Suns (19-16). The two teams will be continuing a suspended game from July … Continue reading

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7/26/16 @ Winter Park Diamond Dawgs: Pregame Notes

WINTER PARK, Fla. – The Leesburg Lightning (18-20) and Winter Park Diamond Dawgs (14-21) travel to Bishop Moore High School tonight to conclude their three-game set. The two teams will matchup for the final time in the regular season with … Continue reading

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7/25/16 vs. Winter Park Diamond Dawgs: Pregame Notes

LEESBURG, Fla. – The Leesburg Lightning (16-20) and Winter Park Diamond Dawgs (14-19) commence the final week of the regular season tonight with two games at Pat Thomas Stadium – Buddy Lowe Field. Leesburg and Winter Park will begin at … Continue reading

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Lightning Conclude Week Having Won 4 of 5

The Leesburg Lightning (16-20) conclude their week of play having won four of their last five. They started out the week on Tuesday, at home against the Winter Garden Squeeze. A five-run third and a four-run fourth did the Lightning … Continue reading

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7/23/16 @ Sanford River Rats: Pregame Notes

SANFORD, Fla. – The Leesburg Lightning (15-20) and Sanford River Rats (22-13) conclude their three-game set tonight as they return to Historic Sanford Memorial Stadium. First pitch is scheduled for 7 p.m. After falling in game one of the series … Continue reading

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7/22/16 vs. Sanford River Rats: Pregame Notes

LEESBURG, Fla. – The Leesburg Lightning (14-20) and Sanford River Rats (22-12) travel to Lake County tonight for the second game of their three-game set. The two teams will matchup at Pat Thomas Stadium – Buddy Lowe Field at 6 … Continue reading

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