Whippets Earn First Win Of The Season 

The Minden softball team picked up its first win of the season in a double-header split on August 23. The Whippets defeated Chase County 

(Imperial) 7-5 then absorbed an 8-7 loss to Southern Valley/Alma. The games were played at Southern Valley as Minden’s record moved to 1-3. 

Against Chase County the Whippets led 4-0 after two innings only to see CC score four in the top of the third to tie the contest. Minden regained the lead with two runs in the bottom of the third and stayed on top the rest of the way. 

see August 31 Courier for full story