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 3,000m at both the UST Showcase (9:32.82) and the St. Thomas Invite (9:43.50) and finishing as runner-up in the mile at the Parents Day Invite (4:55.39).
2017 Season - Outdoor: Competed unattached at five meets • won the 1,500m at the Holst Invitational (career-best 4:30.88) and the BearCat Twilight (4:34.14) • finished as 5,000m runner-up in a career-best 16:08.47 at the Drake Relays.
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 four top-six finishes at the Minnesota Class AA State Cross Country Championship, placing second as a senior (17:39 for 5K), first as a junior (13:40 for 4K), second as a sophomore (14:13 for 4K), and sixth as a freshman (14:14 for 4K) • Central Lakes Conference champion in 2013 and 2014 • earned All-American honors at 2014 Nike Cross Nationals, finishing fifth in 17:40 • named Minnesota Gatorade Cross Country Runner of the Year • owns high school cross country personal bests of 13:40 for 4K (2014) and 17:17 for 5K (2014) • on the track, was a three-time All-Central Lakes Conference honoree (2012, 2013, 2016), two-time 3,200m conference champion (2013, 2016), and two-time all-state honoree (2014, 2016) • five-time Minnesota Class AA State Track & Field Championship qualifier, finishing as runner-up in both the 3,200m (10:36) and 1,600m (4:49) as a senior to help lead Alexandria to the 2016 state title • finished as Minnesota Class AA state runner-up in the 1,600m run (4:53.36) and took fourth in the 3,200m run (10:32.75) as a sophomore in 2014 • placed 11th in the 3,200m run (10:58) as a freshman at the state meet • battled injuries during her junior year • owns high school track & field personal bests of 10:32 for 3,200m (2015), 4:49 for 1,600m (2016), 4:29 for 1,500m (2016), and 2:15 for 800m (2015) • has held Alexandria program records for 4K in cross country and 1,600m on the track.
Personal: Born September 9, 1997 • daughter of Doug and Nancy Hasz • has a twin sister, Bethany, and an older sister Kelsey • intends to major in kinesiology • enjoys baking and reading • high school teammates with former Gopher Jamie Piepenburg • earned a 4.0 grade point average in high school.
|Hasz's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|Mile||4:55.39 (UA)||Parents Day Invite (2/18/17)|
|3,000m||9:32.82 (UA)||UST Showcase (2/10/17)|
|Hasz's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|1,500m||4:30.88 (UA)||Holst Invitational (4/22/17)|
|5,000m||16:08.47 (UA)||Drake Relays (4/27/17)|
Gophers Enjoy Spring Break Training
3/19/2018 - W. Track & Field
Members of the Gopher women's track & field team spent spring break training in Houston, Texas.
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.