Whippets Compete At SWC Cross Country Meet

The Southwest Conference Cross Country Meet was held at Gothenburg’s Wild Horse Country Club on October 8. Minden’s boys were the SWC runners-up and the Lady Whippets finished third in the eight-team league that competed at 5000 meters. 

The top four boys teams were Broken Bow (32), Minden (37-won tie-breaker for second), Gothenburg (37) and McCook (73). 

The winning boys’ time was posted by William Anderson, Gothenburg at 17:33. Minden had five top-15 medalists led by Konner Verbeck (7th, 18:46) and followed by Charlie Hurt (8th, 18:53), Cooper Land (9th, 18:59) Connor Carpenter (13th, 19:25) and Alex Brais (14th, 19:37). These five boys earn all-conference accolades. 

for full story see October 14 Courier