Taylor Pagel knows his Raiders can be dangerous.
After winning the first three games of the season over Stewartville, Pine Island and the Minneapolis Patriots, the Hastings Hawks lost their first League game of the season last Sunday, losing to Northfield 6-1 at Veteran’s Park.
The season came to an end for the Hastings boys tennis team with in the second round of the Section 1AA playoffs.
The Hastings boys golf team took top honors in its host invitational last week.
Only in its second year as a varsity high school program, the Hastings girls lacrosse team is learning on the fly.
Seven different players scored goals and goalie Zach Chilson made 16 saves as the Hastings boys lacrosse team beat Suburban East Conference foe Roseville 8-5 and earned one of the best wins in the program’s short history last week.
The Hastings boys and girls track teams tuned up for the Suburban East Conference and Section 3AA championship meets at Park’s “Last Chance” quadrangular on Friday, May 17, in Cottage Grove.
The Raiders softball team opened section play this week with high hopes. After finishing third in the Suburban East Conference behind a 12-6 record, Hastings opened Section 1AAA play on Wednesday in a game played after the Star Gazette went to press.
The Hastings boys golf team placed second at a Suburban East Conference meet this week at Forest Lake, finishing with a score of 321.
The Hastings boys lacrosse team has officially improved over last season. This week, Hastings added a 7-6 win over Farmington, earning its third win of the season. Hastings now has more wins than last season. The Raiders are 3-5 on the season.
After the first inning of play on Friday, May 10, there wasn’t much doubt about who was going to win the baseball game between Park and Hastings.
An up-and-down season continues bobbing along for the Hastings softball team. The Raiders have a 12-6 record in the Suburban East Conference. That record could be much better if the team wasn’t hit hard by giving up some big innings here and there. That record could be much worse if that team hadn’t eked out a number of close one-run wins.
The schedule hasn’t gotten any easier for the Hastings girls lacrosse team. The Raiders are in the middle of their Suburban East Conference season, and the team is still seeking its first win. Hastings is 0-9 on the season.
The Hastings girls golf team had its best Suburban East Conference finish of the year on Monday at the Stillwater Country Club. Hastings placed fourth in the meet with a 187, just four shots off the first-place team from Forest Lake.
Both track and field teams from Hastings competed on May 9 at the Section 2AAA true team meet at Stillwater High School.