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Stingers notebook: Thomson mowing down the competition


WILLMAR — Scottsdale Community College’s Colton Thomson has more strikeouts this season than points on his ERA.

The lefthander out of Mesa, Ariz., who is signed to play for the Stingers this summer, has 95 strikeouts and a 0.86 ERA in 73 innings for Scottsdale. He has been one of the best starters in NJCAA Division II this season, leading all of D-II in strikeouts and is fifth in ERA. He’s allowed seven total earned runs in nine starts and hasn’t given up a home run all year.

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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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