The Minden Whippets boys track team took select athletes on Friday and Saturday to compete in the Howard Wood Dakota Relays held in Sioux Falls, South Dakota traveling with nine competitors.
All the individual events were all classes and the relays were South Dakota classifications of B, A, and AA.
Senior Marshall Chasek of Minden won the 110 meter hurdles gold medal besting the top hurdles from South Dakota, North Dakota and Minnesota in the finals. Chasek and teammate Gage Fries competed in the prelims on Friday running times of 15.46 and 17.59 respectively. Chasek came into the finals on Saturday with the fifth best time and the final he ran a time of 14.71 for gold.
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