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Willmar first baseman Nick Rivera was named to the Northwoods League All-Star team on Friday. Tribune file photo.

Stingers Anderson, Rivera, Towns named NWL All-Stars


WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers won the first half of the Northwoods League North Division season, and three of their key players are now headed to the All-Star Game on July 22.

Pitchers Andrew Towns and Brady Anderson, and first baseman Nick Rivera were selected to the team, the league announced Friday.

The game will be played at the Lakeshore Chinooks’ home park in Mequon, Wisconsin.

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Ben Brewster

Ben Brewster covers the Willmar Stingers and other area sports, as well as laying out the daily sports section cover for the West Central Tribune. Follow him on Twitter @benbrewster.

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