Lightning opened up the regular season vs. the Louisville Patriots at home on 8/11! Mighty Mites lost a very close game 7-6, PeeWees fell short, the Juniors won a defensive battle 7-0 to start off the season against the North Division.
Lighting hosted the Hikes Point Lobos second week of the season and came up with three strong wins to close out the trifecta!
Lightning traveled to J-Town Bulldogs on Aug 25th and followed up with another strong group of wins to bring the Mighty Mites to 2-1, Pee Wees to 2-1 and Juniors to 3-0 for the season!
Lightning hosted Franklin Co. Rams on September 8th with severe storms in the area. Mighty Mites and Pee Wees win, Juniors take 1st loss of the season
Lightning traveled to play Southend Dragons on September 15th, it was a trifecta of wins vs. the Dragons and all three teams move to 4-1 on the season.
Lightning faced S. Dixie Spartans on September 22nd, Mitey Mites and Pee Wees both won, Junior game was postponed due to rain and field conditions, game was played on Saturday, Sept 29th and unfortunately the Lightning came up short with a 6-0 loss.
September 30th, Lightning hosted the OC Tigers and was able to bring home the victories across the board and was able to solidify all three teams into the post season playoffs!
Lightning faced the Shelbyville Storm October 7th at home to wrap up the regular season at Homecoming. Our Mighty Mites and Juniors fell a little short, but our Pee Wees won to take home the regular season championship!
Post Season Begins Oct 21st at St. X! Our Mighty Mites will be the #2 seed playing against the Hikes Point Lobos. Our Pee Wees have the #1 seed also playing the Hikes Point Lobos and our Juniors have the #3 seed playing the Franklin Co. Rams to see who goes on to the championship!
SCHEDULE & RESULTS
Mighty Mites: 10 am
PeeWee: 11:30 am
LYFL Pigskin Classic - Aug 3rd & 4th
Aug 10th - Shelbyville (H)
Aug 17th - Franklin Co (H)
Aug 24th - Yellow Jackets (A)
Aug 31st - OPEN
Sep 7th - Hikes Point (A)
Sep 14th - Clarksville (H)
Sept 21st - Ridge (formerly So. Dixie) (A)
Sep 28th - California Jets (H)
**2:30 pm start time**
Oct 5th - OPEN
Oct 12th - Southend (A)
Oct 20-21st- LFYL Playoffs
Oct. 27th & 28th- LYFL Championship
2018 Season Records
Mighty Mites 6-2
Pee Wees 7-1