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Girls basketball: Raiders fall to WBL and Forest Lake

The Hastings girls basketball team lost two Suburban East Conference games this week.

On Friday, Hastings lost to the No. 3-ranked team in Class 4A, White Bear Lake, 74-16.

Scoring for Hastings were Emily Daggett, 5; Lisa Kranz, 4; Mary Haglund, 2; Liz Keena, 2; Lexie Harp, 2; and Michelle Mages, 1.

Hastings plays a 7:15 p.m. game here Friday against Stillwater.

Vs Forest Lake

On Tuesday, Hastings lost to Forest Lake, 54-39.

Keena led Hastings in scoring with 20 points. Also scoring were Erika Nielsen, 5; Mages, 5; Haglund, 3; Kranz, 3; and Lexie Harp, 3.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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