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NORTHWOODS LEAGUE: Lunkers top North Division


MANKATO — A three-run seventh inning helped the Brainerd Lakes Area Lunkers to a 6-4 victory over Mankato and handed them first place in the North Division of the Northwoods League Saturday.

Casey Roche singled in Steven Brault to start the rally. Brainerd’s next two runs came via walks and a passed ball.

Tyler Wampler’s single scored two runs in the second inning.

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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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