Ten athletes from Milbank competed in the regional Special Olympics bowling tournament in Aberdeen on October 20. Draigh Breland and Devin Pollock placed first for Milbank. Courtney Kroemer placed second. Daniel Van Dover and Trevor Lacek took third place.
Chris Stodolski and Makenzie Wittrock took fifth place. Mariah Pillatzki placed sixth; Briar Zuraff, seventh; and Jacob O’Donnell, eighth. The athletes all advance to the state bowling tournament on Friday, November 3, at Village Bowl in Aberdeen.
Special Olympics bowlers: (Back l. to r.) Chris Stodolski, Jacob O’Donnell, Makenzie Wittrock, Briar Zuraff, and Draigh Breland. (Front) Mariah Pillatzki, Daniel Van Dover, and Trevor Lacek.