Whippets Play At Awarii Classic

The Minden Whippets golf team played in the Awarii Dunes Classic golf tournament on May 13 outside Axtell.

Team scoring was Kearney High first with 305 followed by Kearney High JV with 323 and GICC in third with 324. Minden was in a tie for sixth with Hastings High with a score of 347 each.

The Minden varsity squad was led by Brycen Schwenka with an 18-hole low score of 85 followed by Jamey Birkestrand and Nolan Reed both shooting 87 for the day. Evan Smith was next with an 88 for the Dawgs with Seth Hauserman firing an 89 for Minden.

The Minden reserve team was represented by Jasper Birkestrand and Alex Johnson. Birkestrand shot an 89 while Johnson carded a 106.