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LOCAL SHORTS: Warrior girls basketball camp deadline set for May 27


Openings are still available to participate in the Brainerd Warriors girls basketball camps.

Registration deadline is May 27.

Camps will run from June 13 through June 17.


• 12:30-1:30 p.m., boys and girls entering grades K-1, cost $20, Riverside gym.

• 9:30-11:30 a.m., girls entering grades 2-4, cost $35, Riverside gym.

• 2-4 p.m., girls entering grades 5-8, cost $40, Brainerd High School gym.

Contact Brainerd Community Education to register or for more information (218) 454-6924.

Freshmen baseball splits

The Brainerd Warriors ninth grade baseball team split two five-inning games against St. Cloud Apollo on Thursday.

Brainerd won Game One 3-0 as Griffin Campbell, Jamie Stall and Logan McElfresh combined for a no-hitter. McElfresh had a sacrifice fly. Beau Janousek had the only Warrior hit, and it drove in a run.

In Game Two, the Warriors lost 11-3. Dillon Solid was 2-for-3, Joey Noton was 2-3 with an RBI and Mason Quick had a hit and RBI.

Game One

St. Cloud Apollo 0 0 3

Brainerd            3 1  1

WP: Jamie Stall (WP).

Game Two

St. Cloud Apollo  11 8 4

Brainerd             3 6 7

LP: Cody Brenner.

Freshmen softball sweeps

The Brainerd freshmen softball team swept St. Cloud Apollo Thursday 15-0 and 9-4. 

In the first game, Bailey O'Hotto and Madi Franz combined to strike out five. Sara Wennerstrand was 3-3, and Courtney O'Hotto, Bailey O'Hotto and Madi Franz were 2-3. Kristina Anderson scored three runs. 

In the second game, Kelsey Boyd struck out four and got the win. Marissa Brown was 3-3, and Paige Phillips and Brittany Corner each had two hits.

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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