This past week has been equally full of district sports playoff games and bombastic thunderstorms. On Thursday, the boys soccer championship game was delayed and delayed and delayed for two hours until it was finally rescheduled on account of persistent lightning. Everyone else was bored - I kept myself thoroughly entertained.
The Harrisonburg High School boys varsity soccer team reluctantly leaves the field at Broadway due to a lightning delay.
Lightning appears to strike between the goal posts on the football field at Broadway High School.
A red flag marking the edges of the soccer field at Broadway High School is illuminated by storm clouds at sunset.
A member of the Harrisonburg High School girls varsity soccer team prepares to kick the ball into play during a lightning delay.
Members of the Harrisonburg High School girls varsity soccer team play a pick up game.