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Nikki Anderson pitched Thursday during the Brainerd Warriors’ Central Lakes Conf

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Warriors persevere for a 10-0 triumph


You know expectations are elevated when Nikki Anderson slings a one-hit shutout and she doesn’t think she pitched well.

The Warriors’ left-hander hit three batters, two in the same inning, but struck out seven and issued no walks as Brainerd cruised to a 10-0 victory over the Willmar Cardinals on Tuesday at Adamson Field.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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