SIOUX CITY, Iowa-- The Jimmie softball team, one of five teams in this year's field making their opening round debut, will take on #13 Reinhardt (Ga.) in the first game of the Sioux City bracket Monday at 2:00 p.m.
Jamestown (41-19) earned an automatic berth to the opening round by winning the North Star Athletic Association conference tournament over Bellevue (Neb.) last Monday. Reinhardt (41-14-1) is making their fifth consecutive opening round appearance, and won both the Appalachian Athletic Conference regular season championship and posteason tournament.
Live video of all games in the Sioux City bracket are available for free at https://livestream.com/MSideMCTV/2017NAIASBOpeningRound. ESPN Jamestown will have radio coverage of all Jimmie games at http://www.newsdakota.com/kqdj-1400am.
The winner of the the matchup between the third-seeded Jimmies and No. 2 seed Eagles will face the winner of No. 1 seed Morningside (Iowa) and No. 4 seed Ottawa (Kan.) at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday.