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ThunderBolts and Ray Lewis invite all to opening game

March 4, 2005 - National Indoor Football League (NIFL) - Lakeland ThunderBolts News Release

LAKELAND, Fla. – The Lakeland ThunderBolts Franchise of the NIFL released today an agenda for the first game day. Ray Lewis will be highlighting the evening presenting “Athletic Excellence” certificates produced by the Lakeland ThunderBolts to Fort Meade and Lakeland High School football teams and cheerleading squads. Both Polk County High Schools were 2004 Florida State Champions

The day will begin at 4:45 pm with a press conference introducing Ray Lewis. Immediately following the press conference will be a corporate partner tailgate party, held on The Thunder Terrace.

At approximately 5:45 pm the Lakeland ThunderBolts players will take the field for the first time to begin team warm-ups.

At 6:20 pm Ray Lewis will be introduced to the fans and there will be a field dedication.

At 7 pm the Lakeland ThunderBolts will kick-off and begin play for the first game of the 2005 inaugural season.

For additional information about The Lakeland ThunderBolts, the NIFL, ticket purchasing information, or corporate sponsorship information, please visit our website at or call 863-687-8110. Additional information about the NIFL can be found at the league website, or call 888-422-9682.

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