Raffety Is Southwest Conference Champ

The Minden Whippet wrestling team was in action on Thursday in a rescheduled Southwest Conference wrestling meet held at the Ogallala Auditorium.
Minden finished sixth in the SWC meet scoring 40.5. Cozad won the 2012 SWC team title with 191 points followed by Valentine in second with a score of 181.5. Ogallala was third with 84.5 followed by Broken Bow and Gothenburg with 62, Minden 40.5 and Ainsworth 33.
The Whippets placed all four wrestlers that competed. Minden senior Jack Raffety won the SWC championship at 170 pounds. Sam Fiest was third at 182 pounds while Austin Olson and Jed Birnie were fourth place finishers at 106 and 160 pounds respectively.

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