Lady Bulldogs Advance to Region Semi-Finals
The Lady Bulldogs defeated Webster Area 64-44 in the opening round of the Region 1A basketball tournament Tuesday, February 20, at the Milbank Armory. The Bulldogs advance to semi-final action, and take on Redfield-Doland Thursday, February 22, on the road. The winner advances to the Sweet 16 tournament. “I... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Win Two in a Row
The Lady Bulldogs chalked up two solid wins last week at home. Milbank Area defeated Northeast Conference opponent, Britton-Hecla, 69-34 on February 9, and followed that victory with another win at 50-38 in a game with Chamberlain on February 10. Milbank 69, Britton-Hecla 34 “I thought we played aggressive... Read more
Lady Bulldog Cagers Suffer Losses
The Lady Bulldogs suffered three losses on the basketball court this past week. Milbank fell to Madison 66-57, Dell Rapids 60-54, and to Redfield-Doland 41-33. Milbank 57, Madison 66 Milbank put up a fight, but eventually succumbed to the Madison Bulldogs Tuesday, February 6, in front of their home... Read more
Sophia Seffrood Bags Buzzer-Beater
The Lady Bulldogs conquered the Cardinals last night thanks to a buzzer-beater by senior Sophia Seffrood. With the game tied at 42-42, Jaecy Engebretson received the inbound pass, dribbled down the court, and found Seffrood who was wide open. Seffrood drained a three-pointer as the clock ticked out to... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Battle in Close Hoops Contest
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs battled the Morris Area Tigers in a non-conference high school basketball game at the Milbank Armory Thursday, January 25, and fell by the slight margin of 55-48. The locals drop to 5-7 on the season with the loss. “​This game could have went either way,”... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Down Rival Ortonville Trojans
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs got back in the win column with a 51-46 victory over strong rival, the Ortonville Trojans. The locals moved their record to 5-6 with the win that was part of doubleheader high school basketball action in Ortonville Tuesday, January 23. “​It is nice to get... Read more
MHS Celebrates 43 Years of Girls Basketball
MHS and the Lady Bulldogs celebrated 43 years of girls basketball on January 20 at the Milbank Armory. Mary Lee Trevett and Diane Schwandt, members of Milbank’s first team, attended the celebration. The event also marked the 30th anniversary of winning the 1987 State Class A Championship. Five of... Read more
Lady Bulldog Cagers Suffer Setback to West Central
The Lady Bulldogs ended a tough week of competition with a 69-34 loss to the West Central Trojans. The game was part of double header basketball action at the Milbank Armory on Saturday, January 20. “This has been a very difficult stretch in our schedule,” stated Brian Pauli, head... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Experience Offensive Struggles
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs struggled offensively which led to a 61-28 loss to the Hamlin Chargers Thursday, January 18, on the road. The locals move to 4-5 on the season. “The girls played hard,” said head coach Brian Pauli. “Hopefully we can learn from this and keep getting better.”... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Even Season Record
Milbank Area evened their season record to 4-4 with a 58-44 loss to Castlewood in non-conference girls basketball action Tuesday, January 16, at the Milbank Armory. Gabbi Cummins led the Lady Bulldogs with a double-double. She scored 14 points, grabbed 10 rebounds, and made four steals and two assists.... Read more