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Megan (left) and Bethany Hasz (right) jumped out of the gates in front at the Class AA cross country meet Saturday in St. Olaf and never relinquished their lead. Bethany won the race and Megan finished right behind her in second place.

Alexandria twins finish on top at state

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Bethany Hasz became the first state champion in Alexandria girls’ cross country history Saturday morning when she crossed the St. Olaf finish line in 13 minutes and 53 seconds.


Twin sister Megan Hasz finished right behind her, becoming the second girl in Alexandria cross country history to finish in second place at the state meet with a time of 14:14.

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Blaze Fugina
Blaze Fugina is a sports reporter at the Echo Press. Before working in Alexandria, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. He previously worked as the community editor of the Mound Laker for more than a year. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.
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