Minden Boys Win Invite

Minden’s boys won the Broken Bow Cross Country Invitational on September 14. The Whippets(50) prevailed in a close team race that had Ainsworth (55) at second and McCook (59) at third. There were 12 scored teams and individuals from eight other schools. The race featured 131 runners. 

The Lady Whippets (72) were fourth behind Ainsworth (34), McCook (36) and Ord (45). 

Four Minden boys were top-20 medalists, those being Eric Iniguez (9th, 18:18), Konner Verbeck (10th, 18:35), Charlie Hurt (15th, 18:51) and Cooper Land (16th, 18:52). Five other Whippets running included Connor Carpenter (33rd, 19:57), Alex Brais (41st, 20:25), Zach Froid (51st, 20:59), Kevin Aranda 83rd, 22:42) and Alex Boudreau (85th, 22:49). The boys’ winner was Gabe Estrada of Cozad at 17:17. 
for full story see September 18 Courier