The Minden Whippets girls basketball team opened the 2019-20 season with a home victory over the Southern Valley Eagles by a score of 46-40.
Minden (1-0) was led by Sarah Hultquist with a team high 15 points followed by Jensen Rowse with nine and Abby Rehtus with seven as eight Whippets scored in a balanced offensive attack for Coach Taylor Maulsby.
The Whippets built a seven point lead after the first period, 13-6, and never looked back. Minden outscored the Eagles 11-8 in the second frame to go into halftime holding a ten point lead, 24-14.
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