Lincoln, Neb. – On the heels of the 2023 Team USA Trials, the Nebraska bowling team will be back in action for the 2023 spring semester at the Stormin’ Blue & White Vegas Classic, January 8-10.
In Vegas, 13 teams will be joining the Huskers including four of the top five NTCA ranked teams in the country, which include No. 1 Mckendree, No. 3 Vanderbilt and No. 5 Stephen F. Austin. No. 9 Louisiana Tech, No. 10 Maryland Eastern Shore, No. 11 Maryville, No. 15 Mount St. Mary’s, No. 16 Newman, No. 17 Tulane, Daemen, Prairie View A&M, Spalding, and Texas Southern will also compete at the event.
This is the first tournament of Nebraska’s season that will begin on a Sunday and move into the week concluding on Tuesday. The Huskers will kick off the tournament with five baker-style matches, facing Prairie View A&M, Stephen F. Austin, Mount St. Mary’s, Tulane and Newman.
On Monday, each team will participate in five traditional team matches starting at 9:55 a.m. (CT). To conclude the tournament, on Tuesday at 8:00 a.m. each team will compete in a final traditional style match. The combined results will seed each team for a three best-of-seven Baker match bracket for the championship.
Stay up to date with the action by following the Nebraska Women’s Bowling Twitter (@NEBowling), Instagram (@huskerbowling) and Facebook. Additionally, all matches will be broadcasted on BOWL.com (subscription to bowltv required).
Stormin’ Blue & White Vegas Classic Teams Competing:
No. 1 McKendree
No. 3 Vanderbilt
No. 4 Nebraska
No. 5 Stephen F. Austin
No. 9 Louisiana Tech
No. 10 Maryland Eastern Shore
No. 11 Maryville
No. 15 Mount St. Mary’s
No. 16 Newman
No. 17 Tulane
Prairie View A&M