In a defensive battle, Minden scrounged up enough offense for a pair of short touchdowns and added the decisive conversion kicks to edge Cozad 14-13 at Cozad on October 8. The Whippets vaulted to 4-3 and play at Wood River/Shelton (1-6) on October 15 while Cozad slipped to 5-2.
Minden got a one-yard TD run by Austin Lutkemeier and the point-after kick by Jose Ciprian at 9:14 of the opening period to go on top 7-0.
Cozad answered at 4:06 of the first by blocking a Whippet punt and recovering it for a touchdown. The conversion kick was added knotting the score at 7-7.
see October 13 Courier for full story