Wrestlers Battle Redfield, Injuries and Illness
The MHS wrestling team met Redfield on the road in a dual competition on Tuesday, January 14. The Milbank squad had several grapplers out of the lineup due to injury or illness, and the Dawgs fell to the Pheasants 60-13. Brayden Christensen, Eli Fischer, and Jayden Johnson, however, each... Read more
Bulldog Wrestlers Earn Conference Victory Against Redmen
The Milbank Bulldog wrestling team earned a 54-24 Northeast Conference victory in their match against the Sisseton Redmen on January 7 at Koch School. The dual win was the second for the Dawgs this season. “The young guys stepped up, seized the opportunity, and wrestled well,” stated Bulldog head... Read more
Eli Fischer Takes Third at Madison Wrestling Invitational
Milbank High School senior Eli Fischer captured third place at the Madison Invitational wrestling meet on December 21. Fischer took the victory in the 126-pound weight class. Milbank finished 15th in the team standings with 41 points. Rapid City Stevens won the event with 201.5 points and ahead of... Read more
Bulldog Grapplers Take On Tough Competition in Rapid City
The Milbank Bulldog wrestling team traveled to the Rapid City Invitational held on Friday and Saturday, December 13-14. Over 40 teams competed. “There was tough competition, but the guys competed and wrestled hard,” stated head coach Jeremy Tostenson. Milbank wrestlers who secured at least one win on Friday included... Read more
Holtquist and Krause Start Wrestling Season Undefeated
Milbank Senior Brodie Holtquist and sophomore Kaden Krause are undefeated four duals into the 2019-2010 Bulldog wrestling season. Both sit at 4-0 after the duel with Madison on December 5, and the Watertown Dual Tournament on December 7. Holtquist and Krause, Barrett Schneck, and Landon Novy, each earned a... Read more
South Dakota Adds Dual Tournament to State Wrestling Championships
The South Dakota High School Activities Association will hold its traditional individual state tournament this year, but it will add a dual team championship tournament. The state dual tournament will run in conjunction with the state individual tournament over the course of a three-day period – Thursday through Saturday,... Read more
Bulldog Grapplers to Face New State Tournament Format
The Milbank Bulldogs wrestling team will encounter a vastly different format at the state Class A wrestling tournament. The South Dakota High School Activities Association will hold its traditional individual state tournament, but it has also implemented a dual team championship tournament. The state dual tournament will run in... Read more
Milbank Youth Wrestling Registration Set for Monday
The Milbank Wrestling Booster Club will hold its registration and parent meeting for the 2019-2020 youth wrestling season on Monday, December 2, at 6:30 p.m. at the Milbank High lunchroom. Practices will begin Monday, December 9, and will take place in the high school wrestling room. Practices for second... Read more
Milbank Adds Sixth Grade Wrestling to Sports Lineup
Milbank is adding sixth grade wrestling to its middle school program this upcoming 2019-2020 season. According to MHS Athletic Director Adolph Shepardson, “Approval was granted by the Milbank School Board in June and things are ready to roll for this season.” Middle school wrestling begins on Monday, November 18... Read more
Schneck Takes Four Wins at Watertown Wrestling Dual
The Bulldog wrestlers took to the mats on Saturday, December 1, at the Watertown Eight-Team Dual. The Milbank squad faced some tough competition going up against Aberdeen Central (7-69) to start, then Harrisburg (9-69,) Huron (24-48), and finally Watertown (6-74.) Barrett Schneck was one of the MHS success stories... Read more