The Minden Whippet track and field team concluded its 2019 season on Friday and Saturday, May 17 and 18 by competing in the Nebraska State Track and Field Championships held at Omaha Burke Stadium.
Minden qualified nine competitors in Class B for the state meet. The Whippets only girls participant was Abby Rehtus and the sophomore was making her state debut in the B girls triple jump. Rehtus would finish 15th overall with an effort of 33-2.
The Minden boys team made some noise at the state meet. The Whippets finished third overall in the B boys race scoring 45 points. Lexington edged McCook 70-68 for the B boys title and runner-up honors.
for full story see May 22 Courier