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A changed life: Injury was a blessing in disguise, Jake Kranz says


Having his knee ruined may have just been the best thing to happen to Jake Kranz.

He had been the captain of the football team at Hastings High School and could have played Division I or Division II college football if he had wanted to leave Minnesota.

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Katrina Styx
Katrina Styx has been a reporter for the Hastings Star Gazette since 2010. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Prior to coming to Hastings, Katrina reported for weekly newspapers in Jordan, Minn., and River Falls, Wis.
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