The Lady Bulldogs basketball team celebrated their season with an end-of-the-year awards supper. Achievements made by the team were reviewed and individuals were recognized for awards received from the conference, state, school, and team. Brian Paul served as the head coach.
Highlights and accomplishments of the 2022-23 season: (1) Varsity record 14-8. JV Record 16-2. C team record 8-2. (2) Team GPA 4.013. (3) 8-2 NEC record. (4) Senior Maurina Street reached the 1000-point scoring milestone (5) Second time Milbank qualified for the SoDak 16.
Team Awards went to:
Ms. Hustle- Ella Sandvig
6th Man Award-Josie Riveland
Top Defender-Isabella Anderson
Most Improved- Tyra Berry
MVP- Maurina Street
Spirit of the Bulldog- Jenna Dexter, Ellie Neugebauer, Emily Jo Wollschlager,
Athletes recognized for Academic All-State honors: Emily Jo Wollschager, Jenna Dexter, Maurina Street, and Ellie Neugebauer.
Students selected to an All-Conference team: First Team – Maurina Street and Second Team – Isabella Anderson.
Letterwinners: Isabella Anderson, Tyra Berry, Jenna Dexter, Ellie Neugebauer, Josie Riveland, Claire Snaza, Maurina Street, Siera Wenzl, and Emily Jo Wollschlager. Student Managers- Ashlyn Batchelor,Jocelyn Kettwig, andJaclyn Wiik.
Participant Certificates: Lydia Gall, Adison Pauli, Zayda Townsend, Macy Mueller, Brooke Hendricks, Bree Townsend, Morgean French, Kennedi Sayler, Avery Schunamen, and Belle Pauli, Jacv Dexter, Kenzie Kooima, Katie Kruger, Ivy Lewno, Anna Neugebauer, Rylee Scoular, and Ella Sandvig.
Thank you was extended to: Assistant Coaches -Tony Howard and Eric Townsend, Chad Nolz – The Voice of the Bulldogs, parents and fans, and The Valley Express and other media.
Submitted Photo: Back left to right : Ella Sandvig, Josie Riveland, Isabella Anderson , Maurina Street
Front left to right : Emily Wollschlager, Jenna Dexter , Ellie Neugebauer, Tyra Berry