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Ruzich 2nd, Hadrits 3rd


Jenna Ruzich of Baxter and Ty Hadrits of Brainerd competed in the Minnesota Cup No. 1 on Sunday at Mt. Itasca in Coleraine.

In the 7.5km Mass Start Race, with temperatures just below zero and a strong wind, Ruzich missed 1,0,2,2 in shooting with a total time of 35:54 for second place in the Youth Women's Division. She cut more than 1.5 minutes from a race on the same course in December 2009.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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