Lady Bulldogs Defeat Roncalli
The Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs took home a big 3-1 victory over Aberdeen Roncalli in volleyball action Thursday, September 1. It was their third road game of the season. Milbank Area improved its record to 3-0. “The first two games of the season, we didn’t really have our backs... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Score Volleyball Victory
The Lady Bulldogs commanded a 3-0 victory over the Deuel Cardinals Tuesday, August 30. They stand at 2-0 on the season. Milbank Area took control from the start and dominated the match. They secured three set wins of 25-12, 25-9, and 25-12. The team wrapped up the match with... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Dominate TZ In Opening Volleyball Match
The Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs demolished Tiospa Zina 3-0 in their opening high school volleyball match at Agency Village Thursday, August 25. Milbank Area went on a 10-point run midway through the first set to break the match wide open. Molly Rick pounded down three kills while Maty Lightfield... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Turn to Sweet 16
Sixteen is the magic number for girls high school volleyball this year. Class A post-season play was just changed to a Sweet 16 and Nancy Hoeke starts her sixteenth year as head coach of the Lady Dawgs. Hoeke explained how the Sweet 16 works. “After two rounds of the... Read more
Milbank High School Volleyball Practice Begins Thursday
The Milbank High School Lady Bulldogs volleyball season will get underway Thursday, August 11, with its first practice. The following schedule has been set for athletes in grades 9 through 12 by head coach Nancy Hoeke. Thursday, August 11: ImPact testing for grades 9 and 11 at 10 a.m.;... Read more
Mielitz, Hoeke Named to Volleyball Teams
  Juniors Caryssa Mielitz and Mikaela Hoeke earned season-end volleyball awards following a successful 2015 season Mielitz was named to the 2015 Class A All-State volleyball team as an honorable mention. She is a three-year starter for the Lady Bulldogs and is an outside hitter.        ... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Earn Season-End Awards
  Following a seventh place finish at the State Class A tournament in Sioux Falls, the Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs volleyball team ended their season with an awards potluck. Four seniors were named to the Academic All-State team for their contributions in the classroom. To receive the award, the... Read more
Mikaela Hoeke Earns Honor
Mikaela Hoeke was named to the Class A All-Tournament team at the conclusion of the state high school volleyball tournament at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. Hoeke is a two-year starter for the Lady Bulldogs and is a junior setter. During the state tournament, she collected... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Take Seventh At State
Lady Bulldogs Take Seventh At State The Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs ended their State Class A volleyball tournament on a positive note as they escaped with a 3-2 victory over Red Cloud to capture seventh place. The locals concluded their season with a 18-12 overall record. The Lady Bulldogs... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Struggle to Collect State Tourney Win
The Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs struggled to collect a state tournament win as they suffered a disappointing 3-0 loss to Mobridge-Pollock in the consolation semi-finals Friday. Milbank Area battled for each point in the opening set but fell 25-20. The locals sails deflated slightly, but they pushed for each point in... Read more