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Stingers crowned 1st-half champions


WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers are back in the postseason for the second time in the team’s history, but first they have to play the second half of the Northwoods League season.

The Stingers clinched Saturday night, beating the Rochester Honkers in a wild 10-9 game with Brian Pruett scoring the eventual winning run in the seventh inning on a single, stolen base and an error on the catcher.

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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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