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SWIMMING AND DIVING: Ryan, Warriors dunk Willmar


WILLMAR — Brainerd’s Fallon Ryan won two events and was on a winning relay as the Warriors defeated Willmar 105-79 in a Central Lakes Conference meet Thursday night.

Ryan paced the 50 and 500 freestyles.

Other Warrior winners were Steph Hansen in the 200 free, Reilly Peterson in the 200 IM, Beth Etterman in diving, Alyssa Hartshorn in the 100 free and Hannah McKeag in the backstroke.

The 400 free relay of Peterson, Ryan, Laura Boran and Etterman was also a winner.

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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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