Lady Bulldogs Suffer Volleyball Setback to Arlington
The Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs suffered a 3-0 loss to the traditionally tough Arlington Cardinals in non-conference high school volleyball action Tuesday, September 13, on the road. Milbank Area dropped to 3-5 on the season. Milbank Area fell behind early in the opening set at 4-9. They battled back,... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Battle at New Volleyball Tournament
The Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs added a new event to their volleyball schedule this season. They battled three Minnesota schools during the Montevideo volleyball tournament on September 9. The Dawgs went 1-3 with a win over Renville County West (RCW), and losses to Litchfield, Montevideo, and Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop (GFW). The... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Dominate Webster Bearcats
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs volleyball team secured a convincing 3-0 victory over the Webster Bearcats in Northeast Conference action Thursday, September 7, at the Milbank Armory. Milbank improved to 2-1 for the season with the win. The Lady Bulldogs started slow, but controlled the matchup. In the opening set,... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Split in Volleyball Matches
The Lady Bulldogs volleyball team hosted the Deuel Cardinals August 29. Milbank cruised to a 3-0 victory with sets at 25-19, 25-10 and 25-17. Senior Molly Rick led the team with 14 kills on 24-28 hitting, two aces on 11-13 serving, and 14 digs. Sophomore Jaecy Engebretson followed with... Read more
Lady Bulldog Volleyball Team Resets
The Lady Bulldogs volleyball team hosts Deuel in their season opener Tuesday, August 29, at the Milbank Armory. The C and JV game begin at 6 p.m. Varsity follows. Leading the team, are returning senior starters Molly Rick and Maty Lightfield. Juniors Gabbi Cummins and Jaden Hoeke both return,... Read more
Lady Bulldog Volleyball Team to Begin Practice
The MHS Lady Bulldogs volleyball season gets underway Thursday, August 10. The first practice begins at 9 a.m. Head coach is Nancy Hoeke. Practice Schedule for Athletes in Grades 9 through 12 (Players will be notified of changes.): Wednesday, August 9 – ImPACT testing for grades 9 and 11... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Presented With Season End Volleyball Awards
The Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs celebrated another stellar high school volleyball season with an awards ceremony over Christmas vacation. Several awards were given by head coach Nancy Hoeke. Four seniors were presented plaques to commemorate their achievements. Caryssa Mielitz was named co-most valuable player and co-team captain. She led... Read more
Three Lady Bulldogs Named to All-NEC Volleyball Team
Three Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs were named to the All-Northeast Conference volleyball team. Receiving the honor were seniors Caryssa Mielitz and Mikaela Hoeke and junior Molly Rick. They join players from the conference including: Megan Streier, Aberdeen Roncalli; Laken Olson, Britton-Hecla; Abbie Bratland, Clark-Willow Lake; Audrey Wanner and Gia... Read more
Mikaela Hoeke Earns State Volleyball Honor
Senior setter for the Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs, Mikaela Hoeke, was named to the 2016 Class A All-Tournament team. Hoeke was selected after the conclusion of the state tournament in Watertown November 17 through November 19. Mikaela is a three-year starter for the Lady Bulldogs and has filled the... Read more
Lady Bulldogs End State Volleyball On a Win
The Lady Bulldogs finished the State Class A high school volleyball tournament with a 3-0 victory over Mobridge-Pollock today in Watertown. The win secured a seventh place finish in the tournament. Milbank Area completed the 2016 season with a 20-8 record. In the first set, the Lady Bulldogs trailed... Read more