Lewisville Lizards

This page is dedicated to the Lewisville Lizards independent professional baseball team.  The team played in the CBL for just one season in 2007, the league’s first season.

 

Website Archives

We found a snapshot of what the Lizards’ website (www.LLproball.com) looked like on June 24, 2007 from the Wayback Machine.  Not all of the content is visible, but it has a fairly decent amount of data still accessible.  Here is the link:  https://web.archive.org/web/20070624011108/http://www.llproball.com:80/

 

Articles

Article about the announcement of the Lewisville Lizards + a mention of the 2007 tryouts both for the CBL and a Lewisville-specific one:  http://starlocalmedia.com/littleelmjournal/sports/continental-baseball-league-comes-to-area/article_04012e96-8374-5b22-9eda-2759f789f1a2.html

Feb 2007 press release about an announcement regarding the Lizards and Blue Thunder being formally announced:  http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20070207005022/en/Professional-Baseball-LewisvilleDenton-County-KellerNE-Tarrant-County

July 2007 blog posts recapping games between the Bay Area Toros and Lewisville Lizards:

June 2007 article about Jesse Longoria and Glenn Green playing for the Lizards:

NY Daily News article about Tom Goodwin, mentioning his time in the CBL with Lewisville:

Update on Ray Hastings who now is an assistant softball coach at Drexel:  http://www.drexeldragons.com/staff.aspx?staff=396

Article about the Lizards moving to Argyle + multiple game recaps in the same article:  http://starlocalmedia.com/lewisvilleleader/sports/lizards-relocate-to-argyle/article_688f8108-8328-52a4-9f84-0919574ee4e5.html

 

Images

More images of the Lizards can be found on the team’s old MySpace page here:  https://myspace.com/lewisvillelizards/photos

This gallery features players and coaching staff of the Lewisville Lizards taken during spring training in May 2007.  Player captions to be coming soon.

 

These images are from a game in Argyle, Texas on August 3 2007:

 

Videos

Paul was asked to play the National Anthem on his guitar at a Lizards game at Lewisville High School: