"Party on the Pitch" will bring Lakeland Tropics 2019 season to a close Friday at Bryant Stadium

by Brian Ackley

LAKELAND, Fla. – The Lakeland Tropics will look to play the role of spoiler when they host Florida Elite SA Friday night at Bryant Stadium in the team's USL League Two season finale.

It is also the season finale for Florida Elite, (7-4-2) which is currently tied for second in the southeast division with 23 points with the Treasure Coast Trioton, who have two regular season games left. Daytona SC, with one game remaining, has 22 points. 

The Tropics (4-7-2)are looking for their second straight win after their most impressive triumph of the 2019 season Tuesday in Sarasota behind two goals each from Julian Hall and Cian Lynch.

Friday's finale is being promoted as the Tropics “Party on the Pitch” for fans which includes free Italian ice for the first 100 youngsters, raffles and giveaways bounce houses and special concession prices. For tickets, call 863-240-0101.