The Minden Whippets cross country teams ended last week by competing on Thursday in the Central City Invitational held at Valley View Golf Course.
The Lady Whippets came away with a fourth place team finish, scoring 58. Lexington won the meet with 28 followed by Grand Island Central Catholic with 52 and Madison/Humphrey St. Francis with 53.
Sydney Phillips, Jessica Dolan and Mackenzie Nelsen all medaled placing in the top ten individuals.
Phillips was the first Whippet runner to cross the tape in the 3K run, completing the course in a time of 17:03.66 to earn fifth place.
Hot on Phillips’ heels was Dolan. Dolan placed sixth less than a second behind, in a time of 17:04.15.
Nelsen rounded out Minden’s top finishers. She captured the tenth place medal running the course in a time of 17:44.71.
Jennifer Sorensen and Mikayla Holliday competed the varsity squad. Sorensen placed 45th overall in 22:26.39 with Holliday in 47th position in 22:41.52.
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