The Jamestown College baseball team opens play in the NAIA national tournament opening round bracket in Sioux City, Iowa this morning.
The Jimmies, seeded fourth in the five-team, double-elimination tournament, take on fifth seed Nebraska Wesleyan at 10 a.m. The winner faces top seed Bellevue (Neb.) later today.
The Lincoln Journal Star has a story on outfielder Jeremy Peters, one of four seniors on the Prairie Wolves’ roster.
Here’s the official Web site of the Sioux City bracket, which will have live stats and updated scores throughout the tournament.
On a completely unrelated note, if you’ve got about 12 minutes of non-productivity and nothing better to do, challenge yourself with this tougher-than-you-think quiz. Can you come up with all of the nicknames of NFL, MLB, NBA and NHL teams in 12 minutes or less?
A hint: For sports dorks (and we know who we are, thank you very much), it helps to go one division at a time.