In Hutchinson, Kansas, the #22 University of Jamestown (ND) Jimmies knocked off the #12 Doane Tigers 6-2 behind thanks in part to six errors by the Tigers. Ryan Sheeley pitched 4.1 scoreless innings of relief to ge the win and lower his season ERA to 0.55 in 32.2 innings pitched. Opponents are hitting just .155 against him this season.
Doane plays Mayville State (ND) Tuesday morning at 9:30 in an elimination game.
In Marion, Indiana, fifth seeded Spring Arbor (32-15) defeated No. 4 seed Midland (42-18) 7-5 behind 11 hits from the Cougars. Heading into the bottom of the 7th inning the game was halted because of lightning with Spring Arbor leading Midland 6-3. Midland scored two runs when play resumed to cut the Spring Arbor lead to 6-5. Spring Arbor would add one run in the top of the 8th and then hold off the Midland bats to win Game 1 7-5.
Midland plays Point Park, PA., in an elimination game.