Kaitlyn Long won the weight throw and the Gophers finished as runners-up in the 600m, mile, and pole vault
Karlie Place finished as pole vault runner-up to lead Minnesota on day one of the Big Ten Championship
No. 10 Minnesota split the squad at three meets at Iowa State, Vandervilt, and St. Thomas on Friday evening
Minnesota won the 4x400m relay, high jump, and weight throw on day two of the Power Five Invite Saturday
Minnesota won the 600m and 5,000m on day one of the Power Five Invite hosted by Michigan
2017 Season - Indoor: Competed unattached at five meets, including winning the mile in 4:50.61 at the Parents Day Invite and finishing as runner-up in the 3,000m at three meets.
2017 Season - Outdoor: Competed unattached at five meets, including clocking career-best times in the 1,500m (4:31.73) and the 5,000m (16:24.06) • won the 1,500m (4:32.46) at the Hamline Twilight and the 5,000m (16:38.67) at the Hamline Invite.
High School: A 2016 graduate of Alexandria Area High School where she ran for coaches Mark Nelson, Travis Hochhalter, and Meghan Orgeman-Crumb • five-time letterwinner in cross country and six-time letterwinner in track & field • five-time all-state and All-Central Lakes Conference honoree in cross country • earned three All-American awards at Nike Cross Nationals in 2013, 2014, and 2015 • earned four top-three finishes at the Minnesota Class AA State Cross Country Championship, winning individual state titles as a senior (17:32 for 5K) and sophomore (13:53 for 4K) and finishing second as a junior (13:44 for 4K) and third as a freshman (14:05 for 4K) • Central Lakes Conference champion in 2012 and 2015 • named Minnesota Gatorade Cross Country Runner of the Year • owns high school cross country personal best of 17:06 for 5K (2014) • on the track, was a four-time All-Central Lakes Conference honoree (2012, 2014, 2015, 2016), three-time Central Lakes Conference champion in the 1,600m (2015, 2016) and 3,200m (2015), and three-year all-state honoree (2014, 2015, 2016) • six-time Minnesota Class AA State Track & Field Championship qualifier, winning back-to-back 1,600m titles as a junior (4:47) and senior (4:46) and also placing third in the 1,600m as a sophomore (4:53) • took third in the 3,200m along with her 1,600m title as a senior to help lead Alexandria to the 2016 state title • won the Minnesota Class AA state title in the 3,200m run (10:26) as a junior in 2015 after placing third as a sophomore (10:31) in 2014 • owns high school track & field personal bests of 10:26 for 3,200m (2015), 4:46 for 1,600m (2016), 4:24 for 1,500m (2016), and 2:14 for 800m • has held Alexandria program records for 5K in cross country and 800m and 1,600m on the track.
Personal: Born September 9, 1997 • daughter of Doug and Nancy Hasz • has a twin sister, Megan, and an older sister Kelsey • intends to major in kinesiology • enjoys baking and reading • high school teammates with former Gopher Jamie Piepenburg.
|Hasz's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|Mile||4:50.61 (UA)||Parents Day Invite (2/18/17)|
|3,000m||9:41.87 (UA)||UST Showcase (2/10/17)|
|Hasz's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|1,500m||4:31.73 (UA)||Holst Invitational (4/22/17)|
|5,000m||16:26.06 (UA)||Drake Relays (4/27/17)|
Gophers Begin Outdoor with Six Event Titles
3/15/2018 - W. Track & Field
Minnesota opened the 2018 outdoor season at the Cougar Spring Break Invitational on Thursday.
Outdoor Season to Begin Thursday
3/14/2018 - W. Track & Field
Members of the Gopher women's track & field team are set to kick off the 2018 outdoor campaign at the Cougar Spring Break Invitational.
Five Gophers Named All-Americans
3/13/2018 - W. Track & Field
Kaitlyn Long and Kiley Sabin led Minnesota as First Team All-Americans at the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championship.