Bulldog Gymnasts Tumble with Top Teams
The Milbank gymnastics team faced the top teams in the state at the Madison Invitational Meet on January 13. The Lady Bulldogs finished fifth in the team standings with a score of 121.925. “This meet included all of the top Class A teams in the state. There was dual... Read more
Gymnasts Win Sisseton Invitational
The Milbank High School gymnastics team won first place at the Sisseton Invitational Meet on January 5. The Lady Bulldogs scored 127.00 points. “We rebounded nicely from last week’s low team score to finish with our second highest team score of the season,” stated Coach Amber Fraasch. “With all... Read more
Maddie Gustafson Earns State Qualifying Mark on Vault
Maddie Gustafson, sophomore gymnast for Milbank High School, earned her third state qualifying score on the vault, sending her to the state Class A gymnastics meet in February. She did so with a score of 8.60 during the Winter Wonderland Invitational in Vermillion on Thursday, December 28. Milbank finished... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Score High at Gymnastics Invite
The Lady Bulldogs gymnastics team earned its season-high team score of 128.15 at the Lewis Family Drug Invitational on December 16, at the Milbank Armory. Milbank placed third in the team totals. “We had our best meet of the season so far,” stated head coach Amber Fraasch. “Strong scores... Read more
Gymnasts Take Third at Holiday Meet
The Milbank High School gymnastics team captured third place in the team standings at the Britton-Hecla Holiday Gymnastics Meet on Tuesday, December 12. They compiled 125.55 points. Deuel won the meet with 142.70 points. Watertown junior varsity was second with 131.00. Other teams competing were: Britton-Hecla, fourth, 117.45; Sisseton,... Read more
Milbank Gymnasts Improve Scores at Recent Meets
The Milbank gymnastics team improved their scores at two recent meets. The locals hosted Hendricks/RTR (Minnesota) in a dual meet on Tuesday, December 5, and then traveled to Aberdeen Saturday, December 9, for the Hub City Invitational. Milbank scored 126.40 points behind Hendricks/RTR with 133.55. “The girls continued to... Read more
Milbank Gymnasts Kick Off Season With Second Place at Sisseton Triangular
The Milbank Lady Bulldog gymnastics team kicked off its competitive season with a second place team finish at the Sisseton Triangular Monday, November 27. Milbank scored 125.30 points behind Watertown’s 131.55. Sisseton took third with 117.45 points. “We had a very good first meet,” stated Lady Bulldog head coach... Read more
Lady Bulldog Gymnasts Spring Into Action
The Lady Bulldog gymnastics team starts its competitive season Monday, November 27, at the Sisseton Triangular. The team also is beginning a collaboration with the school district in Ortonville, Minnesota. “Ortonville was unable to procure a gymnastics coach and approached the Milbank School Board about a collaboration,” said head... Read more
Milbank Gymnasts Win Awards
The Milbank High School gymnastics team concluded its season with an awards potluck March 7. Varsity gymnasts selected three award winners by vote. Sophomore Mackenzie Weinkauf was named the most dedicated gymnast. Junior Jodi DeVaal was chosen as the hardest worker, and Christina Lusk was named the most improved.... Read more
Gymnasts Bring Home Hardware from State
The Milbank High School gymnastics team brought home a fourth place trophy from the State Class A gymnastics meet in Aberdeen February 10-11. The team earned the hardware by scoring 127.475 points. Brooke Fraasch was also awarded the prestigious Sarah Nitz Memorial Award. The award is given each year... Read more