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September 5, 2017
Cross Country: Cards begin season with great numbers in Brainerd
The Alexandria boys and girls cross country teams got off on the right foot in their first meet of the season in Brainerd on Friday, Sept. 1. The boy's varsity team placed first and the girl's varsity team placed a close second behind Brainerd. Five of the varsity boys placed in...
September 5, 2017 - 10:31am
September 1, 2017
Cross Country: WCA second at Breckenridge/Wahpeton
The West Central Area girls and boys cross country teams stepped up their game at the Breckenridge/Wahpeton meet Thursday at the Bois de Sioux Golf Course. Both teams placed second overall. "We ran much better than on Monday and we are feeling much better about our teams." head coach...
September 1, 2017 - 11:32am
December 7, 2012
Cross country: Hasz 37th at Nationals
Alexandria's Bethany Hasz continued to boost her stock on the cross country scene with a strong performance at the Nike Cross Nationals. Hasz finished 37th out of 194 female runners at the event in Portland, Oregon. She crossed the finish line in a time of 20:31. That was about...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Cross country: Bethany Hasz qualifies for Nike Nationals
Alexandria's Bethany Hasz has proven herself against some of the best runners in the state. Now she will get an opportunity to do the same against...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
State Class AA cross country: Among the state's best
Cardinal freshman Bethany Hasz set a new personal best time of 14:05.5 as she raced to a third place finish at the State Class AA cross country...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
November 2, 2012
State cross country: Class of the division will run at St. Olaf
It will be quite a star-studded field at the starting line at St. Olaf College in Northfield tomorrow when the State Class AA girls' cross country meet begins. Among those stars are two from Alexandria and Megan and Bethany Hasz will join three-time defending champion Maria Hauger...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
October 31, 2012
Section 8AA cross country: Hasz twins head to state
In three earlier meets this season, freshmen Megan and Bethany Hasz have had to run against Bemidji sophomore Jenna Truedson, who ranks No. 3...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
Section 6A cross country: VanKempen qualifies for state
West Central Area freshman Abby VanKempen finished sixth individually to earn a spot in the State Class A cross country meet Saturday at St.
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
Section 8AA cross country: Hasz sisters advance to state
Freshmen Megan and Bethany Hasz set a blistering pace at the Section 8AA cross country meet Thursday, with Megan earning championship honors in 14:10.01 and Bethany less than a second behind at 14:10.04. The two broke away from the pack at 3,200-meters and shattered the course record. The...
October 26, 2012 - 9:53am
October 19, 2012
Alex cross country: Cards save best for CLC meet
The Alexandria girls' cross country team finished second and the boys were third at the Central Lakes Conference championship meet on Tuesday. The...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 12, 2012
Cross country: VanKempen leads Knights to fifth at conference meet
West Central Area's Abby VanKempen finished fifth overall at the Heart O' Lakes Conference cross country championships Tuesday, leading the Knights to a fifth place team finish. VanKempen ran the course in 15:47.2, just 20.7 seconds behind champion Emily Bakken of Pelican Rapids. Kylee...
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Lions Meet of Champions: Sisters run side by side
Having a teammate who can push an athlete to reach her fullest potential is a bonus in a sport like cross country. Having a teammate who does...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Lions Meet of Champions: Truedson sets record pace
Almost 1,200 runners and many more spectators got what they came for as some of the top cross country athletes in the state gathered at Arrowwood...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
Cross country: 40th Lions "Meet of Champions" tomorrow at Arrowwood
In 1973, no one knew how big the cross country Lions Meet of Champions would become in Alexandria. Fewer than 10 boys' high school teams lined...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Alexandria cross country: Cardinal boys, girls runners-up at Fergus Falls
It was a runner-up finish for both the Cardinal boys and girls at the John Hermes Invitational cross country meet in Fergus Falls Thursday, with the boys running a well grouped race and the girls taking the top two spots individually. "Twelve schools competed at Pebble Lake Golf...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am