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JUNIOR HOCKEY: Former Warrior Stearns playing in NAHL


Former Brainerd Warrior Jared Stearns is the backup goalie for the Aberdeen (S.D.) Wings of the North American Hockey League.

Stearns went through the tryout process, starting with the preliminary invite camp in June, then went to the final camp in July. He was one of two goalies selected out of 30 who tried out.

He has played in one game, giving up two goals on 29 shots (.931 save percentage) but lost in a shootout against the Topeka Roadrunners.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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