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AREA SOFTBALL: Hunstad, Pillager hold off Pirates


VERNDALE — Ally Hunstad pitched all seven innings in leading the Pillager Huskies to a 7-5 win over the Verndale Pirates in a Park Region Conference game Tuesday.

Hunstad struck out seven and walked just two, while giving up only two earned runs and helped her cause by going 2-4 with a double and RBI.

Danielle Johnson was 2-3 with an RBI and a run. Hannah Horn finished 2-3 with a run scored and Kaylie Hanson added a double.

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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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