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NORTHWOODS LEAGUE: Willmar outlasts Lunker rallies


WILLMAR — The Brainerd Lunkers kept rallying after falling behind early, but the Willmar Stingers responded each time with runs of their own and never trailed, eventually posting a 12-5 win in North Division action Thursday night at Bill Taunton Stadium.

The Lunkers had won four of their last five games, but hadn’t played since Monday after rain forced the postponement of games scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday.

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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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