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Hi-Line Athlete Profile: Grace Loftus, Havre High Track

While the present is uncertain, Havre's Grace Loftus plans to run toward her future


April 22, 2020

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

Havre High's Grace Loftus leaves the field in her wake during a triangular meet at the Havre Middle School Track last May. Loftus, like so many other senior athletes, is losing a good chunk, if not all, of her final season to COVID-19, but she still plans to pursue track and field in her future. The Montana High School Association is one of 21 states yet to officially cancel its spring sports season, but in order for there to be competition, schools would have to be open by May 4.

Things have been tough for athletes across the Hi-Line the past couple months. With the spring sports season hanging by a thread, many athletes face the hard reality of not having a season due to the COVID-19 pandemic that has halted the 2020 season. But some athletes have been making strides to stay positive, even if they may not have a season.

One of those athletes is Havre High senior Grace Loftus.

Loftus has been a part of the Blue Pony track and field team for all four years of her high school career but has participated in the sport since she was in sixth grade. With all that time...

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