The Milbank Area Bulldog football team begins practice Thursday, August 10. Coach Jeremy Tostenson reminds all athletes they must complete physical and physical update requirements prior to the first day of practice.
The first day starts with ImPACT testing for grades nine and eleven at 8 a.m. Equipment and lockers will be issued at 9 a.m. A team meeting follows. Gold Card Blitz runs from 10 a.m. to noon. First practice is 6 to 8:30 p.m.
August Practice times:
Friday, August 11: 3-5:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 12: 8-10:30 a.m.
Monday, August 14: 6-8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 15: 6-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 16: 3-5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 16: Mandatory parent/athlete meeting 7 p.m.
Thursday, August 17: 4:30-7 p.m.
Friday, August 18: Public scrimmage 7 p.m.
Saturday, August 19: 8-10 a.m.
Monday, August 21: Team and individual photos 3 p.m.; Practice 4-6 p.m.
Tuesday, August 22: Practice 4-6 p.m.
Wednesday, August 23: First day of school/ Practice 3:40-5:45 p.m.
Milbank Area travels to Madison for their first game of the season on Friday, August 25, with a 7 p.m. kickoff. The Bulldog C team plays its first game Saturday, August 26, at 9 a.m. in Flandreau. The Junior Varsity team hosts Madison for their opening game Monday, August 28, at 5 p.m. at AB Campbell Stadium.