Whippets Win Titles At AC Invite

Minden’s cross country girls’ and boys’ teams were both victorious at a four-school meet at Elks’ Country Club east of Hastings hosted by Adams Central on September 21. 

The Whippet girls (13), with seven of the top nine runners, easily topped Adams Central (38) and GI Central Catholic (55). There were 20 competitors.

Jessie Hurt continued to lead the way for Minden as she won at 20:13 over the 3.1 miles. The other three scorers were Alejandra Iniguez (3rd, 21:20), Priscila Madriz (4th, 21:36) and Lindsey Rehtus (5th, 22:02). The next three Whippets in were Brenna Bules (6th, 22:25), Hannah Donley (8th, 23:03) and Larissa Labenz (9th, 23:30). Also running were Addison Brown (12th, 24:02), Emma Grube (13th, 24:06) and Ayleigh Porter (17th, 28:27).

see September 29 Courier for full story