The Minden Whippets boys and girls track teams were in Cozad on Friday for the final regular season meet of the 2019 season. The Whippets will compete on Thursday in the B-5 District Track meet held at Lexington High School with the right to go to the 2019 Nebraska State Track and Field Championships in Omaha on Friday and Saturday, May 18 and 19 at Burke Stadium.
The Lady Whippets had a good day at Cozad placing fifth with 61.5 points. Ogallala won the meet with 118 points to second place Gothenburg with 116 and Cozad in third with 102.
Alex Bauer led Minden with a win in the 3,200 meters while Laney Thatcher won the shot put as well. Cydney Hoskins was second in the discus and Abby Rehtus second in the triple jump.
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