The American Rivers Conference Baseball Tournament starts today in Cedar Rapids and both Dubuque and Loras are in action trying to advance in the championship bracket.
The Spartans, seeded # 4 will meet #5 seed Central at 11 :00 a.m at Mount Mercy College, at the same time Loras, the #6 seed will be meeting #3 seed Luther at Veterans Memorial Stadium. The winner of the Loras-Luther game will meet #2 seed Buena Vista at 2 :00 p.m .
The winner of the Dubuque-Central contest advances to face top seed Coe at 5:00 p.m. The losers from the first two games will play in an elimination game at 8:00 p.m.