WELCOME TO THE HOME OF
LAKE COUNTY LIGHTNING
Elite Travel Baseball
Our Youth programs offer expert coaching,
state of the art facilities and the competitive
opportunities that foster development,
teamwork, and a love for the game.
WELCOME TO THE HOME OF
Illinois Lightning
Elite Travel Softball
We are a college preparatory fast pitch program with
a focus on developing skilled Softball Players through
experienced coaching & high level competition
WELCOME TO THE HOME OF
Illinois Lightning
Elite Travel Baseball
We are a premier college development high
school travel baseball program with a
focus on developing skilled Players through
experienced coaching & high level competition

LIGHTNING • WILSON TEAM SHOP :  Team Apparel & Uniforms are available in the Wilson Shop several times during the year.  Our WILSON Partnership gives All Lightning Families 20% OFF YEAR ROUND ON EQUIPMENT

welcome to the home of

LIGHTNING TRAVEL BASEBALL & SOFTBALL

LAKE COUNTY LIGHTNING & IL LIGHTNING BASEBALL • IL LIGHTNING SOFTBALL

Lake County Lighting Travel Baseball and Softball Team Tryouts

The Lighting Organization is an Non-for-Profit 501c3 organization comprised of Lake County Lightning Baseball (8u-14u), Illinois Lightning Baseball (15u-18u), and Illinois Lightning Softball (11u-18u). Since our humble beginnings, the Lightning organization has become northern Illinois’s premier baseball travel organization.

From initially fielding three teams in 2003, the organization has grown to over 500 players across more than 35 teams organization-wide. These teams compete in national, state, and local tournaments and levels, allowing our players to showcase their skills and compete at the highest level.

OUR COMMITMENT

LAKE COUNTY LIGHTNING • ILLINOIS LIGHTNING

We are ultimately committed to developing outstanding baseball & softball players and exceptional individuals. Travel Ball offers a unique platform for our youth to cultivate core values such as leadership, discipline, teamwork, and sportsmanship. Led by experienced and knowledgeable coaches, we emphasize the development of fundamental skills, teamwork, and a strong work ethic while fostering a positive,  professional team culture and a deep love for the game.

 

REGISTER FOR TRYOUTS

2024 BASEBALL TRYOUTS • 2024 SOFTBALL TRYOUTS

Best Lake County Travel Baseball Teams

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Lake County Lightning Travel Baseball Tryouts

BASEBALL 8U - 14U

LAKE COUNTY LIGHTNING

BASEBALL TRYOUTS

JULY • DETAILS COMING SOON
JULY • DETAILS COMING SOON
JULY • DETAILS COMING SOON

WHERE: BEHM PARK
22222 PETERSON ROAD
GRAYSLAKE • IL • 60030

Illinois Lightning Travel Baseball Tryouts

BASEBALL 15U - 18U

ILLINOIS LIGHTNING

BASEBALL TRYOUTS

JULY • DETAILS COMING SOON
JULY • DETAILS COMING SOON
JULY • DETAILS COMING SOON

WHERE: CARMEL HIGH SCHOOL
1 CARMEL PARKWAY
MUNDELEIN • IL • 60060

Illinois Lightning Travel Softball Tryouts

SOFTBALL 11U - 18U

ILLINOIS LIGHTNING

SOFTBALL TRYOUTS

JULY 8 • 5:30-7:30PM • CARMEL HS
JULY 9 • 5:30-7:30PM • CARMEL HS
JULY 10 • 5:30-7:30PM • CARMEL HS

WHERE: CARMEL HIGH SCHOOL
1 CARMEL PARKWAY
MUNDELEIN • IL • 60060

Lake County Youth Baseball Camps Travel Baseball
Lake County Lightning Travel Baseball Tryouts

THE BOLT • INDOOR FACILITY

TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT

Train year-round in our 20,000 sq. ft. indoor facility. Rain or Shine, our atheletes have a place for continued development.

Illinois Lightning Travel Baseball Tryouts

OUR DIAMONDS

BEHM PARK & MORE

Location and Directions to our Home Game and Practice Fields for both Baseball and Softball throughout Lake County, IL.  

BECOME A SPONSOR

LIGHTNING BASEBALL & SOFTBALL

View our Sponsors and Learn more about the Benefits of Sponsorship.  Your partnership helps to support our young athletes.

Lake County Lightning Travel Baseball Tryouts

BASEBALL COMMITMENTS

COLLEGE BOUND ATHLETES

Celebrate our baseball players who have signed with colleges. Their dedication and hard work have led to impressive achievements.

Baseball Coaching Opportunities Lake County IL

COACHING OPPORTUNITIES

BASEBALL & SOFTBALL

Looking for Experienced Coaches who are passionate about mentoring and developing student athletes.

Illinois Lightning Travel Baseball Tryouts

SOFTBALL COMMITMENTS

COLLEGE BOUND ATHLETES

Our softball players have turned dreams into reality in College .  Celebrate their hard work and see where they are headed next.

Lake County Youth Baseball Camps Travel Baseball

THANK YOU TO OUR

PLATINUM SPONSORS

STEPPING UP TO BAT FOR OUR YOUNG ATHLETES

LAKE COUNTY LIGHTING IS A NON FOR PROFIT 501(C)(3) TRAVEL BASEBALL & SOFTBALL ORGANIZATION SERVING THE LAKE COUNTY, ILLINOIS COMMUNITY FOR NEARLY 15 YEARS.  WE ARE FOCUSED ON DEVELOPING LEADERSHIP, TEAMWORK, FUNDAMENTALS, AND SPORTSMANSHIP IN OUR YOUNG ATHLETES.  CLICK BELOW AND LEARN MORE ABOUT SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES.