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.
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/
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
Here is an article promoting what would have been the home opener for the Lizards, which was scheduled for May 25, 2007. Players are named in the article: http://starlocalmedia.com/lewisvilleleader/news/lizards-home-opener-set-for-tonight/article_e1944ca7-1f64-5c55-a709-2aca37cae6cd.html
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:
Here is a video taken moments after the last game in Lizards history, a 6-0 victory over the Texas Heat in Argyle, Texas in August 2007:
This video features Lizards players after being part of the victorious North team in the 2007 CBL All-Star Game in League City, Texas (Clear Creek High School):
Paul was asked to play the National Anthem on his guitar at a Lizards game at Lewisville High School: