Milbank Swimmers Kick Off Season with High Marks
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team kicked off its season with their lone home meet Friday and Saturday, May 26-27, at Unity Square. Fifty-four local swimmers posted high marks, cut time, earned South Dakota state qualifying times and broke team records during the meet. “It’s always great to work... Read more
Milbank Swim Team Gets Season Underway
The 63-member Milbank Area Lions Swim Team starts its season with its only home meet Friday and Saturday, May 26 and 27, at Unity Square. The meet begins at 6:45 p.m. Friday. It continues Saturday morning at 9 a.m. MALST Head Coach Jodi Street is in her second year... Read more
MALST Swimmers Wrap Up Season With Awards Banquet
Swimmers and their families gathered Sunday for a season-end awards potluck in celebration of a successful 2016 season for the Milbank Area Lions Swim Team. Earning the top Champion Swimmer Award was Maurina Street, first; Clare Van Dover, second, and William Karels, third. This award goes to swimmers who... Read more
MALST Captures Third Place At Seasonal Championship
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team captured third place to end the season at the South Dakota Long Course Seasonal Championship meet in Huron. Webster claimed the team title with Chamberlain finishing second. “Our team goal going into this meet was to bring home a trophy again,” stated Milbank head... Read more
Maurina Street Swimmer of the Meet at State
Milbank Area Lions Swim Team had nine swimmers compete at the South Dakota Long Course State A Championship Meet in Rapid City. MALST head coach Jodi Street said, “The State A’s is a tough meet – year-round competition, large swim teams, and long days. Milbank performed well despite storms... Read more
MALST Swimmers Earn State Times At B Championships
Nine swimmers from the Milbank Area Lions Swim Team took part in the Long Course B Championship Meet in Aberdeen this past weekend and earned their final State A qualifying times of the season. “This is the last chance swimmers have to qualify for the State A meet,” explained... Read more
MALST Swimmers Earn High Point Trophies At Webster
Milbank Area Lions Swim Team members completed a successful meet in Webster Friday and Saturday, July 8-9, and came away with several high point trophies. The top three point getters in each age group were presented a trophy. Earning that honor from Milbank were Isabella Pauli, girls 6 &... Read more
Swimmers Meet Goals At Annual Lap-A-Thon
The MALST Lap-a-Thon sported 46 swimmers June 30. Nineteen swimmers made the top goal of 220 laps and 22 swimmers swam 110 lengths or more. Five participated with personal goals. Head coach Jodi Street said, “220 laps is just over 3 miles, so this isn’t an easy goal to... Read more
Young Swimmers Gain Experience At Webster Fun Meet
Thirty-one athletes competed for Milbank at the Webster Sink or Swim meet Monday, June 27. “This is a meet for only swimmers ages 12 and under, so we had a very good group of swimmers represent Milbank,” noted Coach Jodi Street. “For some on our team, this was their... Read more
Swimmers Compete At Britton Invitational
Nine MALST swimmers made quite a splash at the Britton Invitational June 25. The athletes set state qualifying times and secured top places in the meet. “MALST performed well despite windy conditions,” stated head coach Jodi Street. “It was a smaller but successful meet. We had spent the last... Read more