Monthly Archives: August 2016

8/5/16 Game 2 vs. Sanford River Rats: Pregame Notes

LEESBURG, Fla. – The Leesburg Lightning and Sanford River Rats head to Pat Thomas Stadium – Buddy Lowe Field tonight for Game Two of their best-of-three series. In order to keep their season alive, the Lightning must win to send … Continue reading

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8/3/16 Game 1 @ Sanford River Rats: Pregame Notes

SANFORD, Fla. – Following a dramatic walk-off win over the Winter Garden Squeeze in 11 innings on Tuesday night, the Leesburg Lightning will now move on to face the top seeded Sanford River Rats in a best-of-three series. Game 1 … Continue reading

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8/2/16 FCSL Play-In Game vs. #5 Winter Garden Squeeze: Pregame Notes

LEESBURG, Fla. – Tonight at Pat Thomas Stadium – Buddy Lowe Field, the Leesburg Lightning (#4) and Winter Garden Squeeze (#5) matchup in the Florida Collegiate Summer League play-in game. The winner will advance to play the top seeded Sanford … Continue reading

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Final Weekly Summary

The Leesburg Lightning played 14 games in 13 days to end the regular season. They won seven of their last 10, and won five straight during that time to play themselves into contention and clinch a playoff spot. The Lightning … Continue reading

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