Adapted Swim Team Practice to Begin for MALST
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team (MALST) will begin summer swim team practice on Wednesday, June 17 at Unity Square. Coach Jodi Street says, “Unfortunately due to guidelines and restrictions we had to cut the 10-and-under age group this season to maintain social distancing during practice.” MALST will run... Read more
Elijah Fraasch Qualifies for SPEEDO Sectionals in Wisconsin
Elijah Fraasch, MHS senior and member of the Watertown Area Swim Club, attained sectional-qualifying times in the 50-meter and 100-meter freestyle events during the 2020 South Dakota State Swimming Championships in Watertown held February 27 through March 1. His times earned him a spot in the SPEEDO Sectionals at... Read more
Milbank Swimmers Compete at State Meet
Three Milbank swimmers participated in the 2020 South Dakota Short Course State Championship meet held February 27 through March 1 at the Prairie Lakes Wellness Center in Watertown. Logan Dexter swam the (boys age 9-10) 50-meter breaststroke race and earned a personal-best time. Amaya Street and Savanna Osowski both... Read more
Milbank Swimmers Punch Tickets to State A Championship
Five Milbank swimmers qualified for the South Dakota State A Championship Meet set for February 27 – March 1 in Watertown. The swimmers include: Amaya Street, Savanna Osowski, Will Karels, Avery Schuneman, and Logan Dexter. According to Coach Jodi Street, “Amaya and Savanna have competed in all 15 events... Read more
Young Swimmers Tackle New Events During Sioux Falls Meet
MALST swimmers Adison Pauli, Avery Schuneman, and Logan Dexter entered new events during the Sioux Falls Swim Team Meet at the Midco Aquatic Center in Sioux Falls January 24 – 26. They each dropped time in every event and all three won their heat in the 50-meter freestyle event.... Read more
Osowski and Street Earn High Point Medals
Two Milbank swimmers earned high point medals at the Aberdeen Winter High Point meet January 4-5. Amaya Street placed sixth in the girls 15-16 age group with 120 points. Savanna Osowski was seventh in the same group with 113 points. MALST head swim coach Jodi Street said, “The girls... Read more
Sealions Beat the Blizzard in Marshall
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team, also known as the Sealions, competed in the Beat the Blizzard meet at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, Minnesota, on Saturday, December 14. Adison Pauli and Avery Schuneman competed in their first-ever year round swim competition. “They both did an awesome job,”... Read more
Swimmers Street and Osowski Qualify for Finals
Two Milbank swimmers competed in the three-day Candy Cane Swim Meet in Watertown from December 6- 8. The meet was the first prelim/final format meet of the season in South Dakota and attracts over 450 swimmers vying for a finish in the top eight. Amaya Street and Savanna Osowski... Read more
MALST Starts Season Strong
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team started their year-round season at the Mitchell Winter Invitational on Saturday and Sunday, November 16-17. Competing for Milbank were Amaya Street, Savanna Osowski, and Will Karels. “This meet was much larger than last year with great competition from 11 teams and over 300... Read more
MALST Adds 12-and-Under Swimmers to Winter Team
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team started its third winter swim season by expanding its roster to include swimmers ages 12 and under. “One of my team goals was to grow the winter program by opening it up to younger ages,” says head coach Jodi Street. Street, who is... Read more