HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Road to Omaha begins in less than 12 hours for teams across the country.
Several local players will be a part of the journey to the College World Series, with dreams of walking away with a national championship.
Here's a look at who from the islands is in the national bracket:
Oregon State: KJ Harrison (Punahou); Christian Donahue (Iolani)
Oregon: Mark Karaviotis (Maui)
Arkansas: Rick Nomura (Punahou)
Pepperdine: Kolten Yamaguchi (Konawaena); Bo Coolen (Punahou)
Oklahoma State: Tim Arakawa (Moanalua)
Rick Nomura (Punahou)
Kolten Yamaguchi and Bo Coolen at Pepperdine.