The Minden Whippets softball team got its 2016 season underway on the first day of school on August 18 hosting the Class B Hastings Tigers at Augie Nelson Park. The Tigers tamed the Whippets by a score of 18-0.
Trinity Olson was the Whippet starting pitcher and took the loss on the mound for Minden. The Whippets found themselves down only 3-0 after the first inning. In the second inning, the Tigers would score 15 runs to take a large 18-0 lead.
Minden would have only one baserunner against Hastings when Rylie Cole reached first on a walk against the Tiger starter.
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