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Girls Basketball: Season ends for Raiders

The season ended last Wednesday for the Hastings girls basketball team.

Hastings lost to Farmington in the opening round of the Class 4A, Section 1 tournament, 49-36.

Farmington held a 27-21 lead at halftime, then outscored the Raiders 22-15 in the second half to pull away.

Hastings was led in scoring by Emily Daggett and Elizabeth Keena.

Daggett, a sophomore, had 11 points and Keena, also a sophomore, had 10.

Also scoring were Cortney Cadwell (6), Mary Haglund (6) and Delaney Marier (3).

Hastings finished the season with a 6-20 overall record, with wins coming over Red Wing, Winona, Henry Sibley, Farmington, Park and Cretin-Derham Hall.

Farmington went on to beat Rochester Century on Saturday, 59-53, and the Tigers will now face Rochester John Marshall in the section title game Friday.

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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