Lady Bulldogs Gaining Momentum
The Lady Bulldogs basketball team fell 34-46 to Waverly-South Shore on Tuesday, January 14, but the young and inexperienced team is making great strides on the court. “We really had some positive action on offense,” stated head coach Brian Pauli. “We moved the ball and got it where it... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Outscored by Towering Redmen
The Lady Bulldogs faced Sisseton Friday night, January 10, on the road. Yoda might not agree, but size was a huge factor in the outcome of the game. Sisseton’s roster includes three players 6′ 1″ and taller. Milbank’s tallest players are Jaecy Engebretson, Madi Thue, and Maurina Street —... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Step Up Hoops Game
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs stepped up their game as they traveled to Florence Tuesday, December 17. Despite an improved effort, Milbank fell 64-30 and drop their season record to 0-3. “I thought we were competitive in the first half,” noted head coach Brian Pauli. “We were able to score,... Read more
Lady Bulldogs See Season Firsts
The Lady Bulldogs played their first basketball game of the season Friday, December 14. Several of the players also saw their first action in a varsity jersey. The young team fell 57-19 to Waubay-Summit. “We knew going into the season there were going to be some growing pains,” stated... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Hope to Unleash New Talent
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs basketball team plays its first game this Friday, December 13, at Summit. Head coach Brian Pauli is in his fourth season leading the Lady Bulldogs and will be assisted by Eric Townsend. Seniors Jaecy Engebretson  and Tracy Pillatzki will lead the team, and junior letter-winner... Read more
Bulldog Basketball Starts this Saturday at Home
If you’re a fan of Bulldog basketball, don’t pass up the chance to see both teams play this Saturday, December 8, at home. Milbank takes on Waubay/Summit. We talked with Girl’s Head Coach, Brian Pauli, about what fans can look forward to for the upcoming season. According coach Pauli, the varsity roster... Read more
Coach Pauli Announces 2018 Girls Basketball Camp
MHS Head Girls Basketball Coach Brian Pauli announced the opening of registration for summer basketball camp. The camp, held at the Milbank Armory, runs from May 29 through June 1 and focuses on fundamental skill development, breakdown drills, and team play. The camp is open to girls entering grades... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Earn Awards
The Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs basketball team concluded their season with an awards night at MHS. Coach Brian Pauli presented the awards. Gabby Cummins won the coveted Most Valuable Player award. Sophia Seffrood was selected as the Most Improved on the varsity team and Jaecy Engebretson won that award... Read more
Cummins Named to All-Northeast Conference Team
MHS junior Gabbi Cummins was named to the All-Northeast Conference high school basketball second team for 2017-2018. She is the daughter of Adam and Jessica Cummins. Cummins finished the season with 245 points- an average of 11.7 points per game. She shot 87 of 210 from the field for... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Shot Down by Pheasants
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs ended their season with a 59-41 loss to Redfield-Doland in the Region 1A semi-finals. The game was held on the Pheasants’ home court on Thursday, February 22. “Redfield’s size and athleticism really caused us issues with our offense,” stated Milbank Lady Bulldogs Head Coach Brian... Read more