The Milbank Firechiefs wrapped up its season with a 12-6 first round loss to Lennox Wednesday at the South Dakota State Class B Amateur Baseball Tournament in Mitchell. Milbank got on the scoreboard first with one run in the top of the first. Lennox came back with three runs... Read more
Milbank Area Bulldogs Join I-29 Football Conference
The Milbank Area Bulldogs will join the I-29 football conference beginning with the 2015-2016 school year. The conference will be made up of teams from Milbank, McCook Central, Flandreau, Sioux Valley and Sisseton. According to Bulldog head football coach, Jeremy Tostenson, Milbank was approached by McCook Central, Flandreau and... Read more
The Milbank School District is in need of lower level officials for football and volleyball for the upcoming athletic seasons, according to athletic director Boyd Sussex. “All school sports are struggling to get enough officials across the midwest,” explained Sussex. Milbank is in need of officials for middle school and... Read more
The Milbank Firechiefs will face Lennox Only One in the opening game of the 2015 South Dakota Class B State Amateur Baseball tournament in Mitchell Wednesday, August 5, at 6 p.m. Thirty-two teams will vie for the state championship in the single-elimination tournament. The winner will play Sunday, August... Read more
Milbank VFW Teeners Earn Berth to State Tournament
The Milbank VFW Teener team used a powerful offense to capture the region baseball title and earn a berth to the state A tournament Friday at Legion Field. Milbank defeated Groton 9-5 for the second time in the region tourney. The locals got out to a quick start with a 4-0... Read more
The Milbank Firechiefs punched its ticket to the State Class B Amateur Baseball tournament with a 7-4 victory over Volga Thursday in district 1B play. Milbank struggled early in the contest and fell behind 4-0 after four innings. The teams held each other scoreless for the next three innings... Read more
Milbank Youth Baseball Program Wraps Up Season
The Milbank youth baseball and softball programs concluded its season recently which was highlighted with great success. The Milbank Ball Diamond Association added Lyle Hoeke as the day program director for t-ball, baseball and softball this season. Hoeke had been involved with the organization nearly six years ago and... Read more
The Milbank High School Lady Bulldogs volleyball season will soon be underway. The following schedule has been set for athletes in grades nine through 12 by head coach Nancy Hoeke. Wednesday, August 12 – 6:30 a.m. – Fellowship of Christian Athletes breakfast at American Lutheran Church. Please let Coach... Read more
MALST Swimmers Place at State A Swim Meet
Aubrey Fraasch and Maurina Street earned medals during the state A swim meet in Huron this past weekend to lead the way for the Milbank Area Lions Swim Team. Fraasch finished in the top eight in five different events in her eight and under age group. To highlight the... Read more
Milbank Junior Teeners Take Fourth at State VFW Baseball Tournament
The Milbank Junior Teener baseball team came home with a fourth place trophy following the 2015 South Dakota VFW state class A 13-14 baseball tournament in Mobridge this past weekend. Milbank secured a first-round 6-3 victory over Tyndall Friday. The teams started off even at 1-1 after one inning... Read more