Basketball fans are in for a treat with a full day of action Thursday, December 29, at the Milbank High School Armory. Teams from six different schools will compete in four games with a $1,000 shootout taking place during halftime of both Milbank games. Tickets for your chance to win will be sold in the lobby.
Tipoff for the first game is 1:30 p.m. Waubay-Summit takes on Ortonville in girls basketball action. Halftime entertainment will be the MHS drum corps.
In the second game, at approximately 3:10 p.m., the Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs battle the DeSmet Bulldogs. At 4:50 p.m., Langford Area takes on Ortonville in high school boys basketball. Halftime entertainment will also be provided by the MHS drum corps.
The final game is slated for approximately 6:30 p.m. The Milbank Area Bulldogs face Dawson-Boyd.
Times for the final three games are approximate and begin 20 minutes following the completion of the previous contest. The shootout is sponsored by State Farm-S&D.