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August 12, 2018
Stingers win North, home field edge
THUNDER BAY - The Willmar Stingers locked up a division championship and capped their best Northwoods League regular season in franchise history with a 7-1 win over Thunder Bay on Sunday. The win was Willmar's fifth straight and secured the North Division second-half championship...
August 12, 2018 - 10:36pm
August 10, 2018
Stingers close home slate with victory
WILLMAR - With 46 overall wins and counting, the Willmar Stingers certainly gave their fans plenty to cheer about this season. They added an...
August 10, 2018 - 10:29pm
August 8, 2018
Big homer sparks Stingers' comeback win
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - Willmar's Jayson Newman hit a dramatic game-tying home run in his team's last-gasp at-bat, and Eau Claire's pitching fell apart in extra innings as the Stingers defeated the Express 4-1 on Wednesday to take sole possession of first place in the Northwoods League...
August 8, 2018 - 10:57pm
August 5, 2018
Despite strong economy, worrying financial signs for higher education
Earlham College in Indiana might lack a national brand name, but as Rick Seltzer pointed out in the online publication Inside Higher Ed recently,...
August 5, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 2, 2018
Bismarck knocks Stingers out of first
WILLMAR - The Bismarck Larks didn't let the Willmar Stingers relish first place for long. The Larks blasted the Stingers 17-8 Thursday night...
August 2, 2018 - 11:25pm
Donors give $102,000 to gay valedictorian who couldn't afford college after clashing with his parents
On paper, everything was going well for Seth Owen. A valedictorian of a high school in Jacksonville, Florida, with a 4.16 grade-point average,...
August 2, 2018 - 8:42am
July 31, 2018
Stingers lose game and ground
MANKATO - Willmar lost ground in the Northwoods League North Division second-half race as Mankato pounded 16 hits off Stingers pitchers in an 11-4 victory on Tuesday at Franklin Rogers Park. The loss dropped the Stingers into a second-place tie with Mankato at 16-8, two games behind...
July 31, 2018 - 11:23pm
July 30, 2018
Bullpen helps Stingers down MoonDogs
MANKATO - The Willmar Stingers' bullpen matched Mankato's out for out over the final five innings and the Stingers came away with a 9-5 victory on Monday at Franklin Rogers Park. Big innings helped the Stingers and MoonDogs plate a bunch of runs before the pitchers knuckled down....
July 30, 2018 - 11:34pm
Stingers get shot in Showcase
The Northwoods League's annual Major League Dreams Showcase can be the moment where a college baseball player gets noticed by a big league scout...
July 30, 2018 - 11:32pm
July 20, 2018
First place remains elusive
WILLMAR - Willmar was one out away from leapfrogging La Crosse in the Northwoods League North Division. Then with a flick of the wrist, Braiden...
July 20, 2018 - 11:04pm
July 19, 2018
Warriors fill volleyball, baseball jobs
The Ridgewater sidelines and coaches box are going to look plenty different next school year. Athletic Director Todd Thorstad announced Courtney...
July 19, 2018 - 11:30pm
July 18, 2018
Willmar wins after wild seventh
WILLMAR - For the second straight game, Willmar's offense saved the theatrics for late. And now the Stingers are a half-game out of first place...
July 18, 2018 - 11:25pm
July 5, 2018
Post 167 rides big innings to win
WILLMAR - Willmar turned a tight pitchers' duel into a blowout, scoring nine runs in the fifth and sixth innings and defeating Tri-Town 10-2 on Thursday at Bill Taunton Stadium. Post 167's Kaden Kessler-Gross was 2-for-2 with two walks, drove in two runs and scored three times. Tyler...
July 5, 2018 - 11:13pm
July 4, 2018
Stingers dig huge hole, lose at Waterloo
WATERLOO, Iowa - The Willmar Stingers dug a huge hole against Waterloo and could never climb out, losing the first game of the Northwoods League North Division second-half race 10-6 on Wednesday. Waterloo took an 8-0 lead after just two innings and three Bucks pitchers held the Stingers...
July 4, 2018 - 10:47pm
July 2, 2018
Yang, Elvers power Stingers past Express
WILLMAR - Eric Yang and Cal Elvers both hit home runs and combined to drive in seven runs as the Willmar Stingers defeated Eau Claire 12-5 on Monday night at Bill Taunton Stadium. Yang hit a two-run home run in the Stingers' four-run first inning and Elvers hit a three-run bomb in...
July 2, 2018 - 11:28pm