Whippets Take First and Third Team Finishes at Milford 

Minden’s girls finished first and the boys third at the nine-team Milford Invitational cross country meet held at Doane University in Crete on September 8 in hot (90+ degrees) and breezy conditions. 

The girls’ top three teams were Minden, Palmyra and Milford. 

The Whippets’ Jessie Hurt was the individual winner at 20:50. Minden had six top-15 medalists and eight of the top 

18 finishers. Other medalists included Trinity Houchin (6th, 22:27), Lindsey Re-htus (7th, 22:29), AJ Iniguez (10th, 23:27), Priscila Madriz (11th, 23:46) and Larissa Labenz (15th, 24:11). Also competing were Ilyana Cardenas (16th, 24:19), Hannah Donley (18th, 24:45), Ayleigh Porter (23rd, 25:55) and Brenna Bules (24th, 26:16). 43 girls ran. 

see September 14 Courier for full story