NAIA Mascot Challenge

The NAIA Mascot Challenge bracket has been released and voting for the nation’s top mascot begins on March 6. The Troll is in a field of 32 mascots from across the country that will be a part of challenge with voting on the NAIA’s Twitter account at @NAIA_News.

The mascots have been divided into eight pods of four for the first round voting.  The Troll will be up against the Lyon College (Arkansas) Fighting Scots, the Kansas Wesleyan University Coyotes, and the Southeastern University (Florida) Fire.  Voting the Trolls’ pod starts at 11:30 am on March 6 and will remain open for 24 hours.

The eight winners from the opening round will move on to compete head-to-head in the quarterfinal round on March 13. The semifinals are slated for March 20 and the championship for March 23. Each round will have a 24 hour voting period.