The Minden Whippets track and field team competed on May 4 in the rescheduled 2016 Southwest Conference track and field meet held in Ainsworth.
The Minden boys were crowned the SWC champions for the first time in 22 years with the last Whippet SWC title coming in 1994.
Minden scored 143 points to take the team title to outdistance second place Broken Bow with 101.5. Ainsworth was third with 95 followed by Ogallala with 90, Gothenburg 67.5, Valentine 26 and Cozad 4.
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