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June 15, 2016
Johnson, Bacon earn all-state honors
The best boys track and field season in years came to an end over the weekend at the state meet in St. Paul at Hamline University. The state meet didn’t go exactly as planned for the Raiders, but there’s no doubt the season was a phenomenal one for Hastings. The team won the conference...
June 15, 2016 - 3:33pm
June 8, 2016
State meet: Raiders qualify athletes in four events
Any way you look at it, the Hastings boys track and field season has been a great one. Another piece of evidence to support that statement was gathered on June 4 at Lakeville South High School, when the Raiders placed second at the Section 1AA meet. Lakeville South won the meet with...
June 8, 2016 - 3:44pm
June 2, 2016
Track and field: Hastings boys come on strong to win MEC championships
The Hastings boys track and field team ran away with the Metro East Conference Championship title last week at Tartan High School. On Thursday, the Raiders cruised to the win with 158 points. Mahtomedi was second with 129 and North St. Paul was third with 109. Hastings got two individual...
June 2, 2016 - 9:23am
May 19, 2016
Track and field: Raider girls win annual Kero invite in Duluth
The Hastings girls track and field team had a dominating performance at the fifth annual Matt Kero Memorial Invitational track and field meet at Duluth Denfeld High School. Hastings won the 13-team meet with 185.5 points. Duluth-East was second with 143.5 and Cromwell was third with...
May 19, 2016 - 8:43am
May 12, 2016
Track and field: Raider boys win Metro East Conference Relay meet
The Metro East Conference Relays couldn’t have gone much better for the Hastings boys track team. The Raiders won the meet. Hastings finished with 149 points. North St. Paul was second with 139 and Mahtomedi was third with 138. A total of nine teams competed at the meet. Results...
May 12, 2016 - 11:08am
May 6, 2016
Track and field: Raiders boys place second at Border Battle in River Falls
The Hastings boys placed a close second to River Falls, Wisconsin, at the annual Border Battle on April 29 in River Falls. River Falls finished with 153 points. Hastings had 141. Osceola was a distant third with 89. There were nine teams at the meet. The girls placed ninth out of...
May 6, 2016 - 8:23am
May 3, 2016
Track and field: Pole vaulters fare well at field meet
The Hastings boys and girls pole vaulters had a lot to be excited about after the recent Hastings Field Summit here. Hastings set the boys and girls pole vault meet records. Ethan Kimmes set the boys record with a height of 11-0. Emily Weldon and Josie Pechous set the girls record...
May 3, 2016 - 8:07am
May 28, 2015
Track and field: Hastings boys place second at MEC championships
The Hastings boys and girls track teams showed Metro East Conference schools last week that the Raiders are serious contenders in the league. The Hastings boys had one relay disqualified but still placed second at the meet, held May 21 in Mahtomedi. Hastings finished with 144.5...
May 28, 2015 - 1:43pm
May 21, 2015
Track and field: Hastings wins Matt Kero Invitational in Duluth
Great results in the hurdles and in the relays helped propel the Hastings girls track and field team into first place at a 12-team meet last week in Duluth. Hastings competed at the fourth annual Matt Kero Memorial Invitational at Duluth Denfeld and won with 153.50 points. Duluth...
May 21, 2015 - 2:55pm
May 14, 2015
Raider boys take third in section true team meet
Both the Hastings boys and the Hastings girls track teams competed recently at the Section 2AAA True Team meet at St. Thomas Academy. The Hastings boys finished third with 686 points. There were eight teams in the boys meet. The meet was won by Stillwater, which finished with...
May 14, 2015 - 11:20am
August 7, 2014
Johnson places sixth in 400 hurdles at national meet
Hastings High School student Clayton Johnson earned All-America honors at the USA Track and Field outdoor championships two weeks ago. Johnson finished sixth in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 55.86 seconds. The meet was held near Houston, Texas. Johnson and his parents...
August 7, 2014 - 9:04am
June 12, 2014
Raiders place sixth at state track meet
Coming into this year’s track and field season, Hastings coach Jason Koch knew that if a few things went just right, the Raiders had a chance to have a strong showing at the state meet. There’s no way, though, that he could have imagined what happened over the weekend. Hastings...
June 12, 2014 - 11:14am
June 5, 2014
Raiders qualify athletes for state meet in eight track and field events
Proof of how far the Hastings boys track and field team has come in recent years is shown in the Section 1AA results from late last week. The Raiders placed second in the section with 99 points, coming in behind Farmington, which finished with 135.50. A total of 15 teams competed...
June 5, 2014 - 9:55am
May 29, 2014
Raider boys place fourth at SEC track and field championships
The Hastings boys track and field team had a strong finish at the Suburban East Conference championships last week. The Raiders placed fourth in the meet with 97 points. A total of 10 teams competed at the meet. The meet was won by Mounds View, which finished with 201.5 points....
May 29, 2014 - 9:48am
May 22, 2014
HHS track and field teams each earn recent wins
Both the boys and the girls track and field teams from Hastings have recent wins to boast about. The girls won the Matt Kero Memorial Invitational at Duluth Denfeld. Hastings won the 11-team meet with 144.50 points. Duluth East was second with 138. The boys, meanwhile, won the...
May 22, 2014 - 1:49pm