Bethany Hasz
Bethany  Hasz

RS Freshman

Alexandria, Minn.

High School:
Alexandria Area HS




Distance Gophers Open Competition at Drake

Minnesota's 4x1600m relay team placed sixth and Emily Betz took eighth in the 10,000m Thursday night


Gophers Win Eight Titles at Holst Invite

Members of the Gophers women's track & field team competed locally at the Holst Invitational Saturday


Minnesota Wins 11 Titles at Hamline

The Gophers competed locally at the Hamline Women's Twilight meet on Wednesday evening


Gophers Compete Locally at HU

Members of the Gopher women's track & field team competed locally at the Hamline Invitational Saturday


Gophers Win Seven Events at Home

The Gophers hosted their final indoor meet of the season Saturday at the Minnesota Fieldhouse


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)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
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)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
1,500m 4:31.73 (UA)  Holst Invitational (4/22/17)
5,000m 16:26.06 (UA) Drake Relays (4/27/17)


Freshman Friday: Molly Roach


Get to know Gophers rookie Molly Roach, a mid-distance runner from Bloomington, Minn.

Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Elyse Prescott


Sophomore Elyse Prescott checks in before the Gophers travel to the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational this week.

From Dinkytown to Midtown Manhattan


Gophers redshirt junior Bailey Ness is a retail merchandising major with her sights set on a fashion career in New York City.

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