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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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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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Week in Review for Lightning

Coming off the All-Star Break, the Leesburg Lightning were only able to play two games during the past week due to inclement weather. On Monday, the Lightning welcomed the Winter Park Diamond Dawgs to Pat Thomas Stadium. They swept the … Continue reading

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Leesburg Represents in All-Star Game

SANFORD, Fla. – In front of a nice crowd on Saturday night at Sanford Memorial Stadium, the North All-Stars defeated the South All-Stars 5-1 in the Florida Collegiate Summer League All-Star Game. The Leesburg Lightning fielded eight representatives as Igor … Continue reading

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June 27 – July 3 Week in Review

The Leesburg Lightning conclude the week having achieved their first above .500 week of the season. With a 3-2 record on the week, the Lightning unfortunately, still find themselves looking up in the Florida League standings. To begin the week, … Continue reading

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Week 2 in Review

After dropping two of their first three games to the Sanford River Rats to open up the season, the Leesburg Lightning have yet to find their groove. The first full week began optimisically for the Lightning as they traveled to … Continue reading

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