The Cyclones travel north to Troy, NY today to take on the Tri-City Valley Cats in game one of the New York Penn League Championship Series. This is the same team they played in the final regular season series, which the Cyclones took 2 to 1 in Brooklyn. The Valley Cats squeaked into the playoffs - their place was confirmed minutes before the last game was played - then beat Batavia in an epic series much like the Brooklyn-Jamestown matchup.
Nervous. Very nervous.
So what does an overly committed Cyclones fan do to relieve the nerves? He gets the team's logo etched into his arm, of course.
Photos to come after the big event. But right now, let me note that making yourself scared about a second thing doesn't help with the first thing at all...