Saturday, February 11, 2006
Entrants Lining Up to Vie for $100,000 Prize
Remaining positions in the National Fantasy Baseball Championship may dwindle to 50 or fewer this week as contestants line up to compete for numerous cash prizes including a $100,000 award to the ultimate champion. Simultaneous drafts will be conducted at the Stardust Resort in Las Vegas, the Stephens Center in Chicago, New York Hilton in Manhattan and Hyatt Regency in Tampa March 17-19. Twenty-two 15-team leagues will vie for 15 league prizes of $5,000 each, plus $2,250 for second place and $750 for third place. The scoring will be 5x5 rotisserie style and options will be serpentine or auction style. The event is sponsored by FW Publications Inc., publishers of Fantansy Sports magazine. Further details are available at fantasybaseballchampionship.com.