Milbank Gymnasts Vault into First Place at Sisseton
The Bulldog gymnastics team won the first meet of their season against Sisseton on November 26. Milbank Area scored 127.70 points and Sisseton tallied 112.75. Individually, Dani Yamaura took first place with a score of 32.3, Greta Snaza earned second at 32.1, Mackenzie Weinkauf was third at 31.45, and... Read more
Milbank Gymnastics Team Starts Season
The Bulldog Gymnastics team vaulted into their season opener today, Monday, November 26. With some returning faces and new additions on both the coaching staff and the athletes, the season is looking promising. Returning as head coach for the fourth year is Amber Fraasch. Also returning are assistant coaches;... Read more
Milbank Gymnasts Earn Season-End Awards
The Milbank High School gymnastics team wrapped up the 2017-2018 season with an awards dinner. The potluck was held Monday, February 26, at the high school. Three seniors completed their high school careers. Jodi DeVaal was given a Senior Award and also tied for a team high score on... Read more
Weinkauf Places at State Gymnastics Meet
MHS junior Mackenzie Weinkauf placed 15th in the individual competition of the State Class A gymnastics meet in Watertown Saturday, February 10. She scored an 8.950. Milbank earned a fifth place finish in the team competition Friday, February 9. All three seniors on the team sustained injuries this season.... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Take Fifth at State Gymnastics Meet
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs captured fifth place during the team competition of the State Class A gymnastics meet Friday, February 9, at the Watertown Civic Arena. The locals wrapped up the day with 128.8.80 points. Deuel broke a four-year state title run by Madison by outscoring them by over... Read more
Fraasch and Karels Qualify for State
Elijah Fraasch and Will Karels, members of the Milbank Area Lions Swim Team (MALST), swam state qualifying times at the Brookings Last Chance Swim Meet. The meet was held February 3 and February 4, at the Brookings High School. MALST Head Coach Jodi Street says, “The team added two... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Head to State Gymnastics Meet
The Lady Bulldogs head to the State Class A gymnastics meet this week. According to Milbank’s head coach, Amber Fraasch, “We are working on fine tuning our routines this week and hope to hit all four events at State.” All nine varsity gymnasts for Milbank earned a spot in... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Punch Ticket to State Gymnastics Meet
The Lady Bulldogs gymnastics team punched their ticket to the State Class A gymnastics meet with a third place finish at the Region 1A meet in Milbank on February 1. The top three teams from each region advance to State. Milbank scored a team total of 127.60. Madison was... Read more
Milbank Gymnasts Soar to Highest Team Score
The Milbank gymnastics team soared to their highest team score of the season with a 130.10 during the Deuel Invitational meet January 27, in Clear Lake. According to Amber Fraasch, head coach for the Lady Bulldogs, the girls sported throwback leotards and warm up uniforms to add a retro... Read more
Strong Performances Displayed by Milbank Gymnasts
The Milbank Area gymnastics team attained their second highest team score of the season -127.45 – at the Watertown Invitational on January 20. They finished eighth in the team standings facing a field of top South Dakota Class AA and Class A teams. “We had one of our strongest... Read more