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Red Wing's Emily Boxrud throws a first-inning pitch Friday against Northfield. Boxrud got the win, throwing six innings in the Wingers' final Missota Conference game. (Republican Eagle photo by Kyle Stevens)

Softball: Wingers hand Northfield a final Missota loss

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For the last time, Northfield and Red Wing met as Missota Conference rivals. And fitting of a send-off, the two teams brought fireworks to the field.


By the time the smoke cleared, the Wingers were left standing as 17-12 winners, taking the season sweep of the Raiders in the process.

The two teams combined for 31 hits and 10 errors, and eight of Red Wing’s nine starters scored a run.

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Kyle Stevens
Kyle Stevens is a sports reporter for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, Kyle worked at the Owatonna People’s Press, as well as KWLM and KLFN in Willmar. You can contact Kyle by phone at (651) 301-7879, via e-mail at, and follow him on Twitter @RE_KStevens.
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