Minden Girls Now 17-5

The Minden Whippets girls basketball team swept its weekend contests on Friday and Saturday defeating Cozad and Gothenburg to end its Southwest Conference schedule.

Minden defeated Cozad 55-17 on Friday and edged Gothenburg47-45 to move to 17-5 on the season.

The Whippets will have their final home game on Feb. 10 when they host Wood River before subdistrict play begins on Feb. 14.

see February 9 Courier for full story