The Milbank FFA team took fourth place in the land division and sixth place in the range division at the Northeast Region Land and Range contest. The event was held in Webster on September 28. Sara Colombe, the new agricultural education teacher at MHS, also serves as the adviser for the Milbank FFA Chapter.
Milbank brought home fourth place during the land segment of the contest. Veronica Fonder earned the highest ranking for the Bulldogs. She received a silver rating at 21st place. Raul Berrones, at 33rd place, Abby Pillatzki at 39th place, and Cailey Sime at 40th place all received a bronze rating.
Bulldogs who also placed in the event include:Lydia Street – 54th Aric Oehler – 65th Tyler Lee – 67th Brooke Mumbauer – 70th Trey Reil – 72nd Sebastin Hooth – 77th Brooke Schwagel – 78th Megan Wiese -80th Allie Meyer – 85th Devon Dexter – 87th Nathan Fonder – 89th
Milbank placed sixth in the range division. Places earned include: Nathan Pillatzki-87th Kalli Grong-94th Emmett Hanson-98th Rylen Frerichs-103rd Zane Kilde-106th Ashlee VanHoorn-110th Kenzie Kooima-111st Xander Sperry-113rd Michael Janseen-116th Gabriel Coalter-123rd Carter Jensen-129th