Whippets Host Minden Classic

The Minden Cross Country Classic was held on September 15 at the Minden Country Club. Four high schools seven junior highs competed and all races were 3k (1.8 miles). 

The high school girls’ race was won by Whippet Jessie Hurt in 11:43. Top-five medals also went to Abby Rehtus (4th, 13:06) and Lindsey Rehtus (5th, 13:08). The fourth scorer was Priscila Madriz (6th, 13:26). Brenna Bules (13:40) and Carrin Gramke (14:05) were eighth and ninth, respectively. 11th through 13th were Alejandra Iniguez (14:06), Riley Saunders (14:28) and Alaina Suchsland (14:29). Kate Althouse was 16th at 15:47. 

Minden’s girls were first (16 points) followed by Kearney Catholic and Blue Hill. There were 23 runners. 

for full story see September 23 Courier