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June 3, 2016
Tennis: Season ends during individual section tourney
The Hastings boys tennis season ended Tuesday night in the quarterfinal round of the section individual tournament. “So many of our players worked incredibly hard this year and improved a ton,” coach Mick Willette said. The doubles team of Killian Konrady and Alec Rudh earned...
June 3, 2016 - 1:10pm
May 25, 2016
Tennis: Raiders earn share of MEC championship
The section tennis tournament started about as well as possible for the Hastings Raiders. Hastings cruised to a 7-0 win over South St. Paul. At No. 1 singles, Alec Rudh won 6-0, 6-4. Brad Risch won at the second spot, 6-2, 6-0. Colby Zak won 6-3, 6-1, at third singles and at fourth...
May 25, 2016 - 11:08am
May 12, 2016
Tennis: Hastings improves to 16-3 on the season and 7-1 in MEC
The steamroller that is the Hastings boys tennis team just kept on rolling last week with two more wins. The Raiders beat Burnsville on May 4,...
May 12, 2016 - 11:04am
May 3, 2016
Boys tennis team hosts first ‘Fill the Hill’ this Friday
The Hastings boys tennis team will host its first ever “Fill the Hill” event at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 6, at Roadside Park. The Metro East Conference leader Hastings will play host to the Rosemount Irish. The opening festivities will include recognizing the passing of former tennis...
May 3, 2016 - 9:37am
October 22, 2015
Tennis: Hastings’ competitors in individual section tourney bumped
Hastings High School had six representatives at the section individual tournament last week. The Raiders were able to advance three of those players to the second round of the tournament. In singles action, Sara Lund lost to a Lakeville north opponent, 6-2, 6-4. Izzy Kranz, though,...
October 22, 2015 - 4:13pm
September 25, 2015
Girls tennis: Busy stretch, tough competition and close losses leave Raiders 8-8 overall
A flurry of activity for the Hastings girls tennis team appears to finally be waning a bit. The Raiders played in two invitationals in three days this week. On Saturday, the team played at an invite in Eagan and then, on Monday, the Raiders played their rescheduled Hastings Invitational...
September 25, 2015 - 10:29am
May 28, 2015
Tennis: Houska, Steiner, place third at section individual tournament
The Hastings High School doubles team of Austin Houska and Danny Steiner came within one match of qualifying for the state tennis tournament. They were eliminated from play on Tuesday, though, falling in the section semifinals. Houska and Steiner ended up losing to a team from...
May 28, 2015 - 1:54pm
May 21, 2015
Tennis: Hastings finishes team season with 17-3 record
The Hastings boys tennis team’s season ended Friday with a 7-0 loss to Lakeville South. “Our season ended quietly,” coach Mick Willette said. “We didn’t play aggressively right away in our doubles and got off to slow starts. We played very competitively and at high levels...
May 21, 2015 - 2:44pm
May 14, 2015
Tennis: Raiders now 16-2 after pair of wins
The Hastings boys tennis team improved to 16-2 on the season and 7-1 in Metro East Conference action with a pair of wins this week. Included in those two wins was an efficient 7-0 win over North St. Paul on May 6. Not one match went into three sets. Hastings’ Austin Houska won...
May 14, 2015 - 11:07am
May 8, 2015
Mixed-up lineup produces another good result for Raider tennis team
Even with several of their top players back in Hastings practicing, the Hastings boys tennis team cruised to a 7-0 win over Tartan this week. Danny Steiner, Craig Nielsen, Austin Houska and Brad Risch all stayed back in Hastings for the match against the Titans. Hastings coach...
May 8, 2015 - 8:58am
April 17, 2015
Tennis: Raiders win their own tournament, now a perfect 5-0
The boys tennis season is off to a perfect start. The Raiders began their season on April 8 with a Metro East Conference matchup against Henry Sibley and Hastings won handily, 5-2. Austin Houska earned a win at No. 1 singles for Hastings, 6-4, 7-5. At second singles, Danny Steiner...
April 17, 2015 - 8:56am
September 26, 2014
Raiders tennis team earns pair of 7-0 wins over Lake City, Henry Sibley
The Hastings girls tennis team cruised to a pair of impressive wins earlier this week. The Raiders won 7-0 over Lake City on Monday and then beat Henry Sibley, 7-0. In the match in Lake City, all of the wins were in straight sets. Jill Weinzettel, Anna Foster, Erin Henrichs...
September 26, 2014 - 9:18am
September 19, 2014
Raiders tennis girls face highly ranked Zephyrs
There’s no doubt about who the top team in the Metro East Conference is when it comes to girls tennis. That team is Mahtomedi, and last week, the Hastings Raiders found out just how strong the Zephyrs are. Hastings lost 7-0 in the first meeting between the two teams in the Metro...
September 19, 2014 - 11:01am
May 29, 2014
Doubles team just misses shot at state tennis meet
Austin Houska and Danny Steiner came about as close as you could get to advancing to the state tennis tournament. Unfortunately for the Hastings doubles team, they didn’t quite make it in. Houska and Steiner competed Tuesday in the section finals, trying to earn one of two qualifying...
May 29, 2014 - 8:48am
May 22, 2014
Hastings beats Winona, then falls to Lakeville North in team tennis tourney
A sweep at all three doubles positions was the key to victory for the Hastings tennis team in the first round of the section tournament. Hastings beat Winona in the match, 5-2. The top doubles team of Craig Nielsen and Alex Zuzek won 7-6, 6-2. The second team of Ben Klimek...
May 22, 2014 - 1:57pm