JAMESTOWN-- The Jimmie football team returns home to host Waldorf (Iowa) University in search of their first win in 2017. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. from Rollie Greeno Field at Taylor Stadium.
The Jimmies (0-4) are coming off a 43-13 loss at Valley City State (N.D.) last Saturday. Waldorf (2-1) defeated Presentation (S.D.) College last Saturday by a score of 54-47. The Warriors have scored 130 points in their three games this season, but have allowed 132.
Jimmy Hatch (SO/Sacramento, Calif.) leads UJ in rushing with 176 yards, an average of 44.0 per game.
Dylan Klatt (SR/Crookston, Minn.) has completed 45 percent of his passes while average 119.3 passing yards per game.
Aundre Purnell (FR/Garden Grove, Calif.) leads the defense with 35 total tackles, including two for loss. Caleb Ellingson (JR/Jamestown, N.D.), Morgan Borland (SO/Brownsville, Texas), and Zach Phillips (JR/Greenfield, Ind.) have registered sacks so far this season.
UJ will also be at home next weekend, hosting Dakota State (S.D.) for homecoming.