Some of Liberal's players have been here before. Some BJ's have played in the NBC World Series, while others have not. BJ's Tanner Rainey and Tyler Parmenter are making their first trips to the historic national tournament in Wichita. Parmenter is a freshman infielder from Yuma, Arizona and was a member of U of A's national championship team. Rainey played two years at Seward and signed at Lubbock Christian. The Lawton, Oklahoma native is has been Liberal's starting center fielder most of the season. Rainey is hitting .351 with 26 RBI's and nine doubles.
The Bee Jays open at the NBC World Series Saturday at 7:30 against the Omaha Strike Zone on Talkradio 1270 and kscbnews.net.