Opening Season Around the Corner, News (London Lightning Fastball)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Opening Season Around the Corner
Submitted By ANewman on Wednesday, May 8, 2019
As the rain continues to fall, and the diamonds are looking too wet to play on, Lightning girls have already dealt some lightning strikes in the area before the season has even begun!

London Lightning Fastball and UTM hosted the Spring Tune-Up in London, Ontario at the BMO Centre April 27 & 28.  A huge success for this first time event, both for London and the incredible BMO facility; with teams representing from all over Ontario.  The age groups participating in the PWSA sanction tournament were U12 to U19. London Lightning had 3 teams representing over the weekend. U19 Red went 3-0, Cat Arthur, Head Coach was very pleased “we had a really good start to our season, the team performed well both offensively and defensively; looking forward to an exciting season”, U16 finished with a 2-1 record and U14Blue went 2-0, Kevin Christopher, Head Coach commented on the teams overall performance "this Team has spirit and a no quit attitude".

U14 Red had a solid 2-1-1 record with a 2nd place finish at the UTM Early Bird event this past weekend in a “strong pool of Tier 1 teams”.

May 10th and 11th is the start of the Grand Valley Ladies Softball Association Opening Weekend, U12-Cambridge, U14 – Wilmot, and U16 – Stratford.

The Tri-County Ladies Softball season opens the week of May 13th.

A big shout-out to all our Coaches, Volunteers and Board Members working so diligently to get the season started! Your time does not go unnoticed and your dedication is truly appreciated!

Good luck to all our players “we love to watch you play”, “PLAY HARD, PLAY TIGHT and have some FUN”!

GO LIGHTNING!

This article has been viewed 4314 times.
Social Networking
Follow Us On
Follow London Lightning Fastball on Twitter
- and -
Visit London Lightning Fastball on Facebook
- and -
Follow London Lightning Fastball on Instagram
Manage Subscriptions
Signup to receive email or text messages for the teams you want to follow.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 12
    Jun
    Organization
    The London Lightning have acquired all the necessary approvals to begin practicing this week!   Big thanks go to the City of London, the Middlesex-London Health Unit and the PWSA for all of their help in getting our athletes back on the field ...
  • 13
    May
    Organization
    The London Lightning are excited to share that we have been selected by Canadian Tire's Jumpstart program to receive a grant from their Sport Relief Fund.  This fund assists community sports organizations like London Lightning continue to provide ...
  • 03
    Apr
    Organization
    With the announced suspension of organized indoor activities by the Provincial Government, the London Lightning have had to cancel the remaining scheduled Winter Workout sessions.  The Lightning Board of Directors will continue to work closely with ...
  • 26
    Feb
    Organization
    The Lightning Board of Directors are thrilled to announce that our 2021 Fastball season is about to get underway!   The Winter Workout schedule can be found here. Face coverings are mandatory and unfortunately at this time, spectators are not ...
  • 16
    Sep
    Organization
    The London Lightning Board of Directors are pleased to announce Mike Johnson as the Head Coach of our 2021 U14 Blue team.
  • 13
    Sep
    Organization
    The London Lightning Board of Directors are pleased to announce Trevor Roesner as the Head Coach of our 2021 U16 Blue team.
  • 19
    Aug
    Organization
    The London Lightning Board are pleased to announce the 2021 season head coaches.  Please "read more" below for the list of 2021 Coaches. Tryout registrations are still open so please fill out an application here soon if you intend to try out.  ...
  • 03
    Jun
    Organization
    Please see the attached letter that was sent out to our London Lightning families with regards to our 2020 PWSA affiliation. COVID_Wesite_Communication
Printed from londonlightningfastball.com on Sunday, June 20, 2021 at 5:23 PM