District 18 champions! The girls went undefeated all weekend
Lehigh Acres All Stars 9-10 yr old girls are District 18 Champions. Lehigh Acres played San Carlos
Lehigh Acres Little League All Star 9-10 Year Old Girls Softball Team Advancing To The Championship Game
The Lehigh Acres Little League All Star 9-10 year old girls softball team will be advancing to the Championship game tonight 6/23/14 on Fort Myers Beach against San Carlos All Star girls. After three hard fought games that were back to back this weekend with only one loss and two blowout high scoring games they will be competing tonight at 6:30 p.m. to bring home the win for Lehigh Acres. Come cheer them on and wear blue to support our local Lehigh All Star girls!
Location of game will be Bay Oaks Recreation Park 2600 Oak St. Fort Myers Beach at 6:30 p.m.
Sign up now for nine weeks of summer fun at Alva Community Center, 21471 N. River Rd., Alva, FL 33920. This camp offers kids the opportunity to have a great time playing games, learning new skills and making new friends.
Traditional summer camp offers a combination of numerous outdoor and indoor activities including arts & crafts, water days, field trips and more. Camp is for children ages 6 to 13 years old and proof of age may be required. Weekly sessions are $75 per child; a $5 discount applies if registered at least two weeks before the first day of the session. Breakfast and lunch is offered daily and included in price. Hours are 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. with camp beginning Monday, June 9 and running nine weeks through Aug. 8. Each week offers a different theme, for example, Friendship Week, Silly Week and Hearts N Parks Week. Contact the Alva Community Center for a complete list of themes and activities.
• Lee County Parks & Recreation: Veterans Park Recreation Center hosts Youth Basketball League
• What’s happening: Registration is open and the deadline is fast approaching for the 2014 Spring Basketball League at Veterans Park Recreation Center. The league is open for children ages 8 – 15 and will run for ten weeks. Ages, skill level and number of players will determine how many teams there will be and what level they will play. Player skill evaluations are run for the purpose of distributing talent as evenly as possible throughout the league.
• Where: Veterans Park Recreation Center, 55 Homestead Road S., Lehigh Acres
Lehigh Raiders just completed its most successful of its 30 seasons as four Division 2 competitive teams have qualified for postseason play, the most in one year in program history.
Division 2 has 10 teams and the top four teams qualify for playoffs. The Lehigh Junior Pee-Wee and Pee-Wee teams achieved a 6-3 record giving them the fourth playoff seed.
The Junior Midget team went 8-1 and the Midget team went 9-0, giving them both the top seed in their respective levels.
The 2013 Midget team is the first undefeated team at that age group for Lehigh Acres. All four teams travel to Estero on Saturday, for the first round of the playoffs.
Congratulations to #1 JM Raiders! Top seed in pop warner peace river conference championship!
Lehigh Acres Little League registration starts Oct 16th. Registration information click here
“Save our children from lightning storms. Sign the petition for Lee County to build lock rooms for shelter!” the sign says. According to one parent Lee County is refusing to build a shelter even if the parents pay or donate the money or needed equipment to do so. So far the petition has over 100 signatures.
County staff was not available for comment for this story due to it was the weekend.