The Minden Cross Country Invitational was held in warm conditions on Saturday, September 5 at the Minden Country Club. Four schools were represented in the high school 5K races and five schools entered runners in the junior high 3K races.
Whippet sophomore Jessie Hurt picked up where she left off last year during an excellent freshman season by winning the meet at 20:35. Fr. Lindsay Rehtus was ninth at 23:11 to earn a medal. Also scoring for Minden were soph. Brenna Bules (18th, 24:27) and soph. Alejandra Iniguez (19th, 25:20). Others running were fr. Marah Dornhoff (21st, 25:47), sr. Abby Rehtus (22nd, 25:55), sr. Riley Saunders (23rd, 26:23), sr. Alaina Suchsland (24th, 26:40) and jr. Kate Althouse (25th, 27:06).
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