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Chipotle! Mon. Sept. 24th 4-8

Posted by Chasi May at Sep 18, 2018 8:28AM PDT ( 0 Comments )
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Join us for a fantastic fundraiser Monday Sept. 24th, 4-8 pm! 1769 North Frontage Rd, Hastings MN 55033

Stop by to pick up dinner or dine-in.

Just show the the flyer on your phone or simply mention you’re there supporting HAST!

HAST Finishes Summer as Champions

Posted by Chasi May at Sep 18, 2018 7:39AM PDT ( 0 Comments )
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The Hastings Area Swim Team finished the summer out as Champions at the Minnesota LCM State Championships on July 25-29 at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center – University of Minnesota. The HAST team finished 1st in Class AA, scoring 733pts.

34 HAST swimmers worked together up to achieve their Championship status and the following new times: 8-Team Records, 2-Speedo, 7- ZONE, 2-CHAMP

Individual Scoring in the Top 16:
Emma Dehmlow (7) 11th 50 Fly
Joseph Everson (15) 11th 800 Free, 12th 1500 Free
Natasha Girgen (17) 4th 1500 Free, 10th 800 Free, 14th 400 Free
Lauren Jenkins (12) 2nd 400 IM, 3rd 800 Free, 3rd 200 Fly, 3rd 200 IM,
6th 200 Free, 7th 100 Fly, 12th 100 Back
James Jensen (8) 1st 50 Free, 1st 50 Fly, 2nd 100 Free, 4th 50 Back, 5th 50 Brst, 9th 100 Fly
8&Under Boys: 1st Place High point
Hogan Lawson (17) 12th 800 Free
Ava McNamara (12) 6th 200 Brst, 8th 200 Fly, 16th 100 Fly
Dylan Purrington (14) 7th 400 IM, 9th 200 Brst, 11th 50 Brst, 13th 200 Fly, 15th 200 IM
Philip Jensen (14) 10th 50 Fly, 13th 50 Back, 15th 200 Back, 16th 100 Back, 16th 200 Fly
Brandon Scwartz (13) 11th 50 Back, 15th 100 Back
Ashtyn Stewart (12) 3rd 100 Fly, 4th 50 Fly, 5th 100 Free, 5th 200 Free, 5th 200 IM,
7th 50 Back, 8th 50 Free, 8th 100 Back
Avery Stoffel (14) 6th 50 Fly, 14th 50 Back, 16th 100 Fly, 16th 200 Back, 16th 50 Free, 16th 200 IM
Caleb Urban (13) 11th 1500 Free

Other HAST swimmers swimming Individual events at AG State:
Kira Aarness (11), Sydney Fleming (15), Katie Gjelhaug (16), Blake Harre (16), Kendal Jenkins (14),
Sofia Kovalenko (9), Nathan LeMay (14), Kiya Riley (15)

Relays Scoring in the Top 16:
15th 10&Under Girls 200 Free Relay Emelia Berg, Ella Carlson, Natalie Knutson, Sofia Kovalenko
16th 10&Under Girls 200 Medley Relay Mari Hall, Ella Carlson, Sofia Kovalenko, Emelia Berg

3rd 11-12 Girls 200 Free Relay Kira Aarness, Lauren Jenkins, Ava McNamara, Ashtyn Stewart
3rd 11-12 Girls 200 Free Relay Kira Aarness, Lauren Jenkins, Ava McNamara, Ashtyn Stewart
3rd 11-12 Girls 400 Medley Relay Lauren Jenkins, Ava McNamara, Ashtyn Stewart, Kira Aarness
6th 11-12 Girls 200 Medley Relay Lauren Jenkins, Ava McNamara, Ashtyn Stewart, Kira Aarness

16th 15-16 Girls 800 Free Relay Jocelyn Brink, Sydney Fleming, Katie Gjelhaug, Kiya Riley

10th Senior Women 800 Free Relay Natasha Girgen, Kendal Jenkins, Lauren Jenkins, Ashtyn Stewart

8th 13-14 Boys 800 Free Relay Dylan Purrington, Brandon Schwartz, Avery Stoffel, Caleb Urban
9th 13-14 Boys 200 Free Relay Philip Jensen, Dylan Purrington, Brandon Schwartz, Avery Stoffel
8th 13-14 Boys 200 Medley Relay Brandon Schwartz, Dylan Purrington, Philip Jensen, Avery Stoffel
8th 13-14 Boys 400 Medley Relay Brandon Schwartz, Dylan Purrington, Philip Jensen, Avery Stoffel
10th 13-14 Boys 400 Free Relay Philip Jensen, Dylan Purrington, Brandon Schwartz, Avery Stoffel

14th 15-16 Boys 200 Medley Relay Nathan LeMay, Blake Harre, Sam Rhode, Joseph Everson
14th 15-16 Boys 400 Medley Relay Nathan LeMay, Blake Harre, Sam Rhode, Joseph Everson
14th 15-16 Boys 200 Free Relay Joseph Everson, Nathan LeMay, Sam Rhode, Devin Schwartz
15th 15-16 Boys 400 Free Relay Joseph Everson, Nathan LeMay, Sam Rhode, Devin Schwartz

15th Senior Men 800 Free Relay Joseph Everson, Hogan Lawson, Nathan LeMay, Sam Rhode

Other AWARDS: 1st Place High point – 8&Under Boys – James Jensen

New HAST Team Records:
Lauren Jenkins 11-12 Girls 800m Freestyle 10:13.30
11-12 Girls 200m Butterfly 2:40.11
11-12 Girls 400m Individual Medley 4:26.49

Dylan Purrington 13-14 Boys 50m Breaststroke 33.55
13-14 Boys 200m Breaststroke 2:38.55

Ashtyn Stewart 11-12 Girls 100m Butterfly 1:08.34

Avery Stoffel 13-14 Boys 50m Butterfly 28.23

Kira Aarness, Lauren Jenkins, 11-12 Girls 400m Freestyle Relay 4:23.19
Ava McNamara, Ashtyn Stewart

New Speedo Times:
Joe Everson (15) 800 Free
Dylan Purrington (14) 200 Brst

New ZONE Times:
Lauren Jenkins (12) 800 Free, 100 Fly, 200 Fly
Ava McNamara (12) 200 Brst
Ashtyn Stewart (12) 50 Back, 200 IM
Avery Stoffel (14) 50 Free

New CHAMP Times:
Nathan LeMay (15) 100 Back
Kiya Riley (15) 200 Fly

The following week five HAST swimmers, whom qualified with Zone times, went on to swim for Team Minnesota at the Minnesota Central Zones 14 & U Championships at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center – University of Minnesota.

Team scores: Illinois 5,963, Minnesota 4,905.5, Wisconsin 2,791.5, Iowa 2,513.5, Midwestern 1,5909, Oklahoma 1,278, South Dakota 840.5, Oklahoma 739, North Dakota 736. The top 16 places in every event earned team points.

Kendal Jenkins (14) competed in two events (100 & 50 Back) and placed 8th in the Girls 13-14 50 backstroke. Her sister, Lauren Jenkins (12) competed in six events (200, 400 & 800 Free; 200 Fly, 200 & 400 I.M.). Lauren placed 4th in the 200 and 400 I.M., 8th in the 200 Fly, and 10th in the 800 Free.

Ashtyn Stewart (12) swam in six events (50 & 100 Fly, 50 & 100 Back; 50 & 100 Free). She placed 4th in the 100 Fly and 15th in the 50 Fly. Ashtyn also had the privilege to swim on the Team Minnesota 11-12 B 200 & 400 Free and Medley Relays. All 4 relays earned team points.

Dylan Purrington (14) qualified in four events (50, 100 & 200 Breaststroke; 400 I.M.). Dylan placed 10th in the 200 Breaststroke and 15th in the 400 Individual Medley. Ava McNamara (12) also swam for Team Minnesota in the 200 Breaststroke.

‘New’ HAST Team Records:

Lauren Jenkins 11-12 Girls 800 Free 10:10.85
11-12 Girls 200 Fly 2:38.33
11-12 Girls 400 IM 5:24.32

Dylan Purrington (14) 100 Brst 1:14.77

Ashtyn Stewart (12) 11-12 Girls 50 Fly 31.06
11-12 Girls 100 Fly 1:08.18

Billing INFO for HAST Swim Families

Posted by Chasi May at Aug 17, 2018 4:13PM PDT
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Billing INFO for HAST Swim Families

Log in to the swimportal below to see your orders and payments.

Bookmark the swimportal as well.

https://swimportal.active.com?a=283430803

For those paying dues monthly in the new system please go to the swimportal and make your ex. October 1st payment. If you have not set up for automatic payments you will need to log in every month and make your payment manually. Until the October payment is made, that amount is added to the Nov 1 payment. We are still learning the timing of things in the new system. We now we need to receive payments by the first of every month or set up for automatic payments which will occur on the 1st of every month.

To opt into automatic monthly payments, please follow the guide linked below:

My Wallet – Add or Change Payment Information in Swim Portal:

http://activesupport.force.com/usersupport/articles/en_US/Article/My-Wallet-Adding-or-Changing-Payment-Information

If paying by check verify the amount online and mail a check to:

HAST, PO Box 573, Hastings, MN 55033 or to Andy Jensen, 3528 Greten Lane Hastings, MN 55033. Thank you for your patience and assistance with the new system.

Feel free to direct any questions to billing@hastswimteam.com

July Starts with a BLAST for HAST Swimmers

Posted by Chasi May at Aug 17, 2018 3:48PM PDT ( 0 Comments )
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The Hastings Area Swim Team had a lot to celebrate in July. Starting with a BLAST Summer Sizzler on July 12-15.

The BLAST Swim Team hosted this meet at the Falls Aquatic Center, Outdoor 50m Pool, in Cedar Falls, Iowa. 37 HAST swimmers competed, teaming up to achieve the following ‘new times: A-1, BB-7, B-10, C-1

Mitchell LeMay was named the Swimmer of the Meet. He swam seven out of nine best times, cutting more than 37 seconds overall. Mitchell earned a new BB time in the 200 Individual Medley.

On July 19 34 HAST swimmers competed at the HAST Novice Finals C/Pre-C Meet hosted by the Hastings Area Swim Team at the Hastings Middle School Pool. HAST swimmers achieved the following new times: B-19, C -11.

The swimmer of the meet was Mari Hall. Mari cut over 13 seconds in her events and earned two new B times (200 Individual Medley & 50 Breast Stroke).

The Minnesota Regional Championships were held July 20-22 at the Rochester Recreation Center Natatorium.

46 – HAST swimmers competed at this event teaming up to achieve the following new times: CHAMP -24, A-11, BB-19

HAST finished 4th out of 11 teams with 5,153.5 pts, narrowing overtaking WEST 5,118pts.

Swimmer of meet honors was awarded to Blake Harre. Blake swam six out of seven best times. He cut over 30 seconds in all of his events; achieving a new Champ Time in the 100 & 200 Breaststroke events and a new A Time in the 400 Individual Medley.

New CHAMP times:
Kira Aarness (11) 50 Free, 100 Free, 50 Back, 200 Back, 50 Fly, 100 Fly, 400 IM
Bake Harre (16) 100 Brst, 200 Brst
Sofia Kovalenko (9) 100 Fly
Hogan Lawson (17) 100 Fly
Nathan LeMay (15) 50 Free
Ava McNamara (12) 100 Back, 100 Brst, 200 Brst
Dylan Purrington (14) 200 Free, 800 Free, 200 Back
Brandon Schwartz (13) 100 Back
Ashtyn Stewart (12) 50 Brst, 100 Brst, 200 Brst
Caleb Urban (13) 800 Free, 1500 Free

New A times:
Clara Birken (12) 100 Brst
Emma Dehmlow (7) 50 Free, 50 Back
Blake Harre (16) 400 IM
Nathan LeMay (15) 100 Back
Brandon Schwartz (13) 50 Free, 200 Free, 400 Free, 200 Back
Caleb Urban (13) 200 Brst, 400 IM, 1500 Free

New BB times:
Emelia Berg-10 50 Brst, 100 Fly, 200 IM, 400 Free
Clara Birken (12) 50 Back, 200 Back
Jeremy Cory (12) 200 Free, 400 Free
Emma Dehlmlow-7 50 Brst
Thomas Foss (9) 50 Free, 100 Free
Jenna Gutterman-15 200 Free
Philip Jensen-14 1500 Free
Tyson Kalinowski (15) 100 Brst, 200 Fly
Natalie Knutson (10) 100 Free
Mitchell LeMay-13 200 IM, 50 Free, 100 Free, 200 Free, 200 Back, 100 Fly
Natalie Ptacek-11 200 IM, 100 Back
Reese Ptacek (12) 100 Free
Kiya Riley (15) 100 Back

New B times:
Micah Benner-12 50 Free
Andi Carlson-9 100 Free, 100 Brst, 100 IM
Ella Carlson-10 200 Free, 50 Fly
Jeremy Cory-12 50 Back, 100 Back
William Cory-10 50 Fly, 200 IM
Emma Dehmlow-7 100 Fly
Adam Duer-13 100 Fly, 200 IM
Elise Fritz-9 200 Free, 50 Brst
Isabel Green-11 200 IM
Mari Hall-9 50 Brst, 200 IM
Isabella Larson-10 50 Brst
Josephine Larson-11 100 Fly
Afton LeMay-11 50 Free
Kaitlin OTool-18 100 Fly
Natalie Ptacek-11 50 Fly, 200 Free
Annikka Ries-9 100 IM
Lila Salzman-9 200 Free, 50 Fly, 200 IM
Taylor Schmaltz-13 100 Brst
Isabella Schneider-9 200 Free

New C times:
Jacob Barker -10 50 Back, 100 IM
Micah Benner-12 100 IM
Ella Carlson-10 100 Fly
Emma Dehmlow-7 200 Free, 100 Brst
Parker Dilla-16 100 Fly
Isabella Larson-10 100 IM
Natalie Ptacek-11 100 Fly
Taylor Schmaltz-13 100 Fly
Alexis Schullist-9 50 Back

HAST Swimmers Heat up the Pools in June Meets

Posted by Chasi May at Aug 7, 2018 8:36AM PDT ( 0 Comments )
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The Hastings Area Swim Team attended four meets in the month of June. At those meets swimmers brought some heat in the form of fast swims.
June 1-3, 2018: HAST attended the Piranhas Summer Chomp Swim Meet at the outdoors Richfield Municipal Pool. 44 HAST swimmers teamed up to achieve the following ‘new times: CH-1, A-2, BB-3, B-12, C-6.
The swimmer of the meet was Mari Hall. She swam six out of six best times; cutting more than 15 seconds overall and achieved a new BB time in the 50 Backstroke.
June 15, 2018: HAST attended the SHRK Southern Alliance Conference C/Pre C Meet at the Levi Dodge MS Pool in Farmington, MN. 13 HAST swimmers achieved the following ‘new’ times: C-7.
The swimmer of the meet was Jacob Barker. He swam three out of three best times and achieved his first C time in the 100 Backstroke.
June 19, 2018: Nine HAST swimmers attended the Piranhas Quad Meet at the Richfield MS Pool where they achieved the following ‘new’ times: CH-1, C-1.
The swimmer of the meet was Emma Dehmlow. She cut over 18 seconds in all her events and achieved her 1st ever CHAMP time in the 50 Butterfly.
June 23-24, 2018: 48 HAST swimmer traveled to Eau Claire, WI to attend the Fairfax Outdoor Swim Meet at the Fairfax Outdoor 50m Pool. Together they achieved the following ‘new’ times: CH-3, BB-8, B-2, C-4. HAST finished 1st with 2,239points. 20 different swim teams from MN & WI competed at this meet.
The swimmer of the meet was Micah Benner. Micah swam six out of six best times; cutting just over 114 seconds from his events. His determination earned him a new C time in the 100 backstroke event.

New CHAMP times:
Emma Dehmlow-7 50 Fly
Lauren Jenkins-12 800 Free
Sofia Kovalenko-9 50 Fly
Nathan LeMay-14 100 Back
Ashtyn Stewart-12 200 Back

New A times:
Kira Aarness-11 400 IM
Dylan Purrington-14 800 Free

New BB times:
Emelia Berg-10 50 Free, 100 Free
Clara Birken-12 100 Brst
Ella Carlson-10 100 Back, 50 Brst
Mari Hall-9 50 Back
Natalie Knutson-10 200 Free
Hogan Lawson-17 200 Back, 200 Brst
Natalie Ptacek-11 50 Free
Avery Stoffel-14 100 Brst

New B times:
Andi Carlson-9 100 Back
Jeremy Cory-12 50 Free, 200 Free, 400 Free, 100 Back, 100 Brst
William Cory-9 100 Free
Mari Hall-9 50 Back
Blake Harre-16 200 Back
Hogan Lawson-17 200 Fly
Natalie Ptacek-11 200 IM
Reese Ptacek-12 100 Back
Annika Ries-9 50 Free, 200 IM
Mary Schalk-9 100 Brst
Taylor Schmaltz-12 50 Fly
Isabella Schneider-9 100 Back, 50 Back
Brandon Schwartz-13 200 Brst

New C times:
Jacob Barker-10 100 Back
Joe Everson-15 200 Fly
Douglas Flynn-13 100 Free, 100 Back, 100 Brst
Isabel Green-11 200 Back
Samuel Green-9 100 Brst
Jackson Harre-13 100 Back
Afton LeMay -11 200 Back
Mitchell LeMay-13 200 Brst
Kaitlin OTool-18 200 Brst
Natalie Ptacek-11 100 Fly
Mary Schalk-9 100 Back
Russel Schalk-9 50 Back, 50 Brst
Garrett Watterson-11 50 Brst, 200 IM, 200 Brst