Sioux City, Iowa –┬áThe University of Jamestown baseball team finished their three-day, six-game road trip on Monday afternoon with a doubleheader against Briar Cliff University. The Chargers came away with a pair of wins, defeating the Jimmies 7-4 and 11-1 at Bishop Mueller Field.


  • SCORES: Briar Cliff 7, Jamestown 4; Briar Cliff 11, Jamestown 1 (7 innings)
  • LOCATION: Bishop Mueller Field / Sioux City, IA
  • RECORDS: Jamestown 25-13 (11-9 GPAC); Briar Cliff 19-15 (13-7 GPAC)


Jamestown trailed 5-2 going into the top of the sixth, but cut the deficit to one after Jett Nelson homered to left with one out.

A Jimmie error in the bottom of the seventh allowed two BCU runs to score, and UJ once again trailed by three going into their last at bat.

Hayden Brown‘s two-out homer in the second gave Jamestown a 2-0 lead. The Chargers plated three runs in the bottom half and added single runs in the third and fifth.

Nelson finished 2-for-3, scoring twice and driving in a pair.

Jack Howard (4-4) gave up five runs on five hits in 4 2/3 innings, striking out three and walking three. 


The Jimmies found themselves in an early hole after Briar Cliff scored seven times in the bottom of the first.

BCU made it an 11-0 game with four more in the fourth.

Isaiah Roebuck got the Jimmies on the board with an RBI single in the top of the fifth.

Riki Okamoto was 2-for-3 and Jett Nelson also found his way into the hit column.


Jamestown hosts Concordia (Neb.) on Friday in a doubleheader beginning at 2 p.m.