Whippet Girls Make History Sending Three To State Meet

The Minden Whippets 2021-22 girls wrestling team made school history on Feb. 5-6 by competing in the first-ever girls district hosted by Gothenburg and then sending three wrestlers to the 2022 Nebraska Girls State Wrestling Tournament in Omaha on Feb. 18-19 at the CHI Center.

Minden qualified three junior wrestlers starting with Sonny Sowles at 114 pounds, Aliena Osterbuhr at 126 and Savannah Koch at 235 going into the record books as the inaugural Minden girls state qualifiers.

The Whippet girls were busy competing in the Class A-3 district in Gothenburg on Friday and Saturday with 24 teams participating.

see February 9 Courier for full story