Rick Hitch

It's all in the wrist: Roseville triathlete competes with inspiration from lost loved ones

Roseville’s Austin Fink has many reasons to celebrate, the least of those being his 25th birthday today, Aug. 6. Fink arrived in Milwaukee this week for his first-ever entry ...

Roseville climber dies on Mt. Everest

Rick Hitch of Roseville, a longtime girls soccer coach who in recent years set out to climb the highest mountain on each continent, died Sunday on Mt. Everest.In climbing Mt. Evere ...

Mt. Everest is his ultimate grind

Rick Hitch doesn’t have a fear of heights, but he isn’t particularly fond of heights, either. But when he was supposed to be focused on deer hunting, his attention was drawn t ...