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VOLLEYBALL: Mauch, Warriors rally past Willmar in five


Sydnie Mauch capped a stellar night with a strong fifth-set performance to lead the Brainerd Warriors to a 3-2 win over the Willmar Cardinals in Tuesday’s Central Lakes Conference match at the Brainerd High School.

Mauch finished with 19 kills, two ace serves and six blocks.

Brainerd took a 2-1 lead after three sets before getting thumped by the Cards 25-13 in the fourth.  The Warriors took the fifth and deciding set 15-11.

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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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