Minden hosted its cross country invitational at the Minden Country Club on September 7. The team races for both the girls and boys were competitive. The order of finish for the girls was Aurora (18), Minden (25), and Gothenburg (37) with the same order for the boys — Aurora (21), Minden (27), and Gothenburg (37).
Lady Whippet freshman Jessie Hurt ran to gold in the girls’ 5K event, timing 21:18. Also earning top 10 medals were junior Abby Rehtus (5th, 22:21) and senior Jaden Donley (7th, 22:58). Additional Minden runners were sophomore Brenna Bules (12th, 24:18), sophomore Carrin Gramke (15th, 25:15), junior Alaina Suchsland (16th, 25:24), junior Riley Saunders (17th, 26:19), and freshman Alejandra Iniguez (19th, 27:39). There were 20 runners competing.
for full story see September 11 Courier