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Tribune photo by Rand Middleton Ridgewater’s Kyle Brazil eyes his wind-blown high fly that hit off the fence in left field in Game 2 on Saturday in Willmar. He settled for a single, retreating to first after missing the bag. Brazil was 3-for-4 on the day and had the game-winning hit in Game 1.

College baseball: Warriors take pair from Rams


WILLMAR — After going winless (0-13) facing a tough non-division schedule, Ridgewater College is 3-1 in the MCAC South Division.

In a cold east wind, the Warriors took a pair from Anoka-Ramsey Community College 3-2 and 7-2 on Saturday at Baker Field.

Brandon Bornhorst, with seventh-inning help from Austin Theis, got the win in Game 1 while Brady Smith threw a complete game in the predetermined nine-inning Game 2.

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Rand Middleton

Covers Willmar and area high schools and Ridgewater College, plus amateur baseball, stock car racing and fitness events in summer. Writes weekly column since 1980. Began working in radio and at weekly newspaper in Munising, Michigan, in 1972. Started parttime at West Central Daily Tribune Sept. 1974. Fulltime beginning Feb. 1979. Married to Tribune news clerk Donna (Miller) Middleton, formerly of Kerkhoven. 2 grown children. 

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