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Today's Game:
07/27 7:00pm @ DeLand Suns

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Lightning Storm Into Winter Park, Leaving No Survivors

Lightning Storm Into Winter Park, Leaving No Survivors

WINTER PARK, Fla. - The Leesburg Lightning (19-20) stormed into Bishop Moore High School on Tuesday night and obliterated the Winter Park Diamond Dawgs (14-22) in seven innings, 20-3. Behind 19 hits and Michael Koenig’s (South Florida) two home-run performance, Leesburg picked up its fifth consecutive win.

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Behind Scanlon's Three HR, Lightning Take Two From Diamond Dawgs

LEESBURG, Fla. - The Leesburg Lightning (18-20) took two from the Winter Park Diamond Dawgs (14-21) on Monday night, winning 15-5 in game one and 13-9 in game two at Pat Thomas Stadium - Buddy Lowe Field. Game one was a continuation of a suspended game from July 12.

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Behind Scanlon's Three HR, Lightning Take Two From Diamond Dawgs

Lightning Erupt Late to Steal Series

SANFORD, Fla. - The Leesburg Lightning (16-20) came into Historic Sanford Memorial Stadium on Saturday night and took the series from the Sanford River Rats (22-14), coming out on top by a final score of 8-3. After going hitless through the first six innings, the Lightning erupted for seven runs over the next two innings as Jose Bonilla (Florida Atlantic) capped things off in the eighth with a three-run home run to seal the victory.

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Lightning Erupt Late to Steal Series

Behind Home Crowd at Pat Thomas, Leesburg Displays Heavy Dose of Resilience

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LEESBURG, Fla. - The Leesburg Lightning (15-20) and Sanford River Rats (22-13) continued their rivalry on Friday night with the Lightning coming away with an all-important 8-6 win at Pat Thomas Stadium - Buddy Lowe Field. Clay Simmons and Tanner Long led the way, each powering home runs for the Lightning.

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Behind Home Crowd at Pat Thomas, Leesburg Displays Heavy Dose of Resilience

Leesburg Picks Up Vital Doubleheader Sweep

WINTER GARDEN, Fla. - The Leesburg Lightning (13-19) led by four runs heading into the ninth but settled for a close one, holding on to defeat the Winter Garden Squeeze (16-15) on Wednesday night, 5-4. Josh Pagliei (Flagler) went 2-for-4 with 4 RBI and Clay Simmons (South Florida) finished 2-for-3 with a double and a HR, giving the Lightning just their fourth win in 10 games.

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Leesburg Picks Up Vital Doubleheader Sweep

Schedule

Date Opponent
07/27 7:00pm @ DeLand Suns
07/28 7:00pm @ Altamonte Springs Boom
07/29 6:00pm vs. Altamonte Springs Boom
07/30 7:00pm @ Altamonte Springs Boom
07/31 5:00pm vs. DeLand Suns
Date Opponent
07/27 7:00pm Lightning vs. Suns
07/27 7:00pm Squeeze vs. River Rats
07/27 7:00pm Boom vs. Diamond Dawgs
07/28 7:00pm Lightning vs. Boom
07/28 7:00pm Diamond Dawgs vs. Squeeze


Standings

Team W L PCT GB
River Rats 23 15 0.605 ---
Suns 19 16 0.543 2.5
Boom 18 18 0.500 4
Lightning 19 20 0.487 4.5
Squeeze 17 19 0.472 5
Diamond Dawgs 14 22 0.389 8

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Batting Leaders

H Scanlon
Name AVG
Scanlon 0.394
Simmons 0.325
Simmons 0.313
Long 0.297
H Scanlon
Name HR
Scanlon 5
Koenig 4
Long 4
Simmons 4
T Long
Name RBI
Long 32
Scanlon 32
Simmons 27
Simmons 18
C Nixon
Name SB
Nixon 20
Simmons 8
Bonilla 5
Simmons 4

Pitching Leaders

D Peden
Name ERA
Peden 0.64
Larson 1.35
Lake 4.41
Norkus 4.93
D Peden
Name W
Peden 5
Twitty 3
Hunkapiller 2
Lake 2
T Norkus
Name K
Norkus 34
Peden 30
Burgess 22
Hunkapiller 22
D Peden
Name WHIP
Peden 0.92
Larson 0.93
Twitty 1.15
McMullen 1.26