Youth Baseball Slides Into the Season
The 2018 Milbank Youth Baseball season teed-off on June 6. Games are played at Pribyl Park on Wednesday and Thursday evenings. First pitch (or tee) is at 6 p.m. This season, the field includes 12 teams divided into four age groups: four T-ball teams, three U8 (ages 8 and... Read more
Teeners Take Fifth at State Tourney
The Milbank VFW Teener baseball team took fifth place during the South Dakota State 16U Class A Baseball Tournament August 4, through August 6, in Beresford. Milbank earned the consolation championship title with a 5-4 victory over Madison- White on Sunday. Milbank Teener Coach Travis Lester attributed the win... Read more
VFW Teeners Punch Ticket to State Tourney
The Milbank VFW Teener baseball team punched their ticket to the State 15-16 VFW tournament. They placed second in the 16U Northeast Region tournament July 26-28, at Legion Field in Milbank. The state tournament will be played in Beresford August 4-6. Milbank faces Wagner at noon on Friday, August... Read more
Firechiefs Head to State Tourney
The Milbank Firechiefs secured a spot in the 2017 South Dakota Class B State Amateur Baseball Tournament as representative #1 from District 1. The Chiefs will face Freeman in the opening round of the tournament Thursday, August 3, at 5:30 p.m. in Mitchell. The 32-team tournament begins Wednesday, August... Read more
Junior Teeners Take Fourth at State Tournament
The Milbank VFW Junior Teener baseball team captured fourth place at the State 13-14 VFW tournament this past weekend at Legion Field in Milbank. The locals were also awarded with the Sportsmanship award following the tournament. Milbank slipped past W-I-N (Warner-Ipswich-Northwestern) 2-1 in their opening game of the tournament... Read more
Firechiefs Advance to District Tourney Championship
The Milbank Firechiefs are headed to the championship game of the District 1 Amateur Baseball Tournament. Milbank faces Clark on Saturday, July 29, at 7 p.m. in Lake Norden. The Chiefs defeated the Castlewood Monarchs 6-5 to advance to the title game. Milbank was set to take on Sisseton... Read more
Post 9 Ends Baseball Season 25-6
The Milbank American Legion Post 9 baseball team fell in their first two games of the State Class B tournament in Winner July 21-25. They ended their season with a 25-6 record. Milbank dropped 4-1 to Spearfish in their first game on July 21. Post 9 scored its lone... Read more
Milbank Teeners Host Regions
The Milbank VFW Teener baseball team hosts the Northeast Region 15-16 tournament at Legion Field in Milbank. Four teams battle for a state tournament berth. On Wednesday, July 26, Volga is pitted against Sisseton at 5 p.m. and Milbank faces Clear Lake in the second game. The championship game... Read more
Milbank Post 9 Repeats as Region 1B Baseball Champs
Milbank American Legion Post 9 repeated as Region 1B champions Sunday, July 16, and are headed to the State Class B tournament in Winner in hopes of turning in a repeat state title performance. The state tournament begins Friday, July 21, and wraps up with the championship game on... Read more
Milbank Firechiefs Advance to District Tournament
The Milbank Firechiefs amateur baseball team travels to the district tournament Friday, July 21, at Lake Norden. No. 2 seed Milbank faces No. 7 seed Sisseton at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 22. Lake Norden (No. 4) battles Clear Lake (No. 5) in the opening game of the tournament... Read more