Boys Cross Country Team Take First Place in NEC
The Bulldogs as a team and Nick Batchelor as an individual runner took first place in the Boys 5K Run at the Northeast Conference meet on October 7 in Webster.  MHS head coach, Eric Townshend, said, “Nick Batchelor completed a four-peat — he’s the individual champion for the fourth year in a... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Win NEC Cross Country Title
The Lady Bulldogs as a team and individual runner Ashlynn Batchelor took first place at the NEC cross country meet in Webster on October 7.  Head Coach for the Lady Bulldogs, Eric Townshend, said, “Including Batchelor, the girls’ team placed eight runners in the top 20. That’s incredible!”  Six girls from Milbank earned top-13 finishes.... Read more
Bulldogs Beat the Bearcats 41-3
Milbank annihilated Webster 41-3 on the Bearcat’s home field on Friday, October 8. The Bulldogs chalked up 353 total yards –183 rushing and 170 passing. They held the Bearcats to a meager 85 yards — just 11 yards rushing and 74 passing. Webster got on the scoreboard early and first.... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Blast the Braves
The Lady Bulldogs varsity volleyball team defeated the Britton Braves 3-0 on Thursday, October 7. Set scores were 25-22, 25-14, and 25-15.Milbank’s head coach, Nancy Hoeke, said “We played a good match and got the job done against Britton. Our serving was agressive, and we got 12 aces.” The... Read more
DeBoer and Fischer Play in State Golf Tournament
Bulldogs Jonathan DeBoer and Owen Fischer competed in the 2021 South Dakota Class A Boys Golf Tournament. The tournament was held October 5-6 in Madison.   DeBoer ended in a two-way tie for 35th place and Fischer in a three-way tie for 70th place.  Head golf coach for Milbank, Mark Keeton,... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Run Out of Steam Against Deubrook
The Lady Bulldogs varsity volleyball team was defeated by Deubrook on October 5.Set scores were 25-21, 13-25, 19-25, 25-22, and 3-15.Coach Nancy Hoeke said, “We started out strong and had a good game plan that was working. Deubrook made adjustments and played a much better second set, but I didn’t... Read more
JV Volleyball Team Suffers Loss to Deubrook
The Lady Bulldogs junior varsity volleyball team suffered a loss to Deubrook on Tuesday, October 5, in Milbank. Set scores were 25-17, 22-25, and 10-15.  Coach Kelli Pillatzki, says, “The girls played aggressively in the first set, but struggled in the match with passing.”  Laney Forrette led the team... Read more
7th-Grade Volleyball Team Struggles Against Deubrook
The seventh-grade volleyball team took a loss in their match against Deubrook on Tuesday, October 5. Set scores were 12-25, 12-25, 18-25, and 12-25.   Coach Jenna Schulte said, “Deubrook was a tough team. We struggled with serve receive as Deubrook had some good servers.”   Leading servers for Milbank were Macyn Dunnihoo,... Read more
Girls Tennis Team Wins Sportsmanship Award at State Tourney
The Lady Bulldogs were selected for the 2021-2022 Sportsmanship Award at South Dakota’s state tennis tournament in Sioux Falls on October 4-5. Abby Trapp, head coach for the MHS, says, “The girls played hard and it was a great tournament. This year, our team was selected as the 2021-2022 Team... Read more
Milbank Defeats Dakota Valley 36-13
The Milbank football team chewed up the yardage on the ground at Dakota Valley in North Sioux City on Friday, October 1, and left with a 36-13 victory.Milbank ran for 293 yards and five touchdowns — two by Kaden Krause, two by Bennett Schwenn, and one by Ryker Trevett.... Read more