Milbank Firechiefs Heading to State Tournament
The Firechiefs will play the first game in the 89th South Dakota Amateur Baseball Tournament which starts on Wednesday, August 4, at Cadwell Park in Mitchell. Milbank takes on the Platte Killer Tomatoes (11-7) at 5:30 p.m. The Firechiefs punched their ticket to the state tournament when they finished... Read more
Post 9 Scores 15 Runs in 1 Inning at Region Tourney
Milbank’s Legion Post 9 baseball team competed in the Region 1B tournament in Sisseton during the weekend of July 23-25. Milbank finished at 1-2. Their loss came from Castlewood-Clear Lake, the team who eventually took the runner-up honors in the tourney. Game 1  Milbank received a bye in the... Read more
Junior Teeners Compete in Region Tournament
The 14U VFW Milbank Junior Teeners played in the Class A Northeast Region Tournament held in Northville during the weekend of July 17.  Milbank fell to Redfield 7-3 in Game 1, defeated Volga 12-0 in Game 2, and was defeated by Madison 9-4 in their third and final game.... Read more
Firechiefs Blow Out Lake Norden in Regular Season Finale
The Milbank Firechiefs took on the Lake Norden Lakers in their regular season finale on Friday, July 16. Milbank won by a score of 12-2 to secure the No. 2 seed going into the district tournament. Milbank was held scoreless in the top of the first inning and surrendered one... Read more
Osborn Shines in Legion’s Regular-Season Finale
The Legion Post 9 Baseball Team wrapped up their regular season in Lake Norden on Tuesday, July 13. Milbank won Game 1 with a score of 6-5 and Game 2 at 7-4. Game 1 In Game 1, Milbank’s offense didn’t get their feet under them until the top of... Read more
Post 9 Defeats Beresford at Rotary Tourney
The American Legion Post 9 baseball team played in the Clark Rotary Tournament on July 9-11. Milbank played Beresford, Wessington Springs, and Aberdeen.  Milbank defeated Beresford 3-0 in Game 1, fell to Wessington Springs 3-2 and was defeated by Aberdeen 9-0.  In Game 1, Milbank took on Beresford Post... Read more
Junior Teeners Ready for Region Tournament
The Milbank 14U Junior Teener baseball team took on the Lake Norden 14U team on Thursday, July 8, at Pribyl Park in Milbank. After seven innings, Milbank fell to Lake Norden 9-3.  Milbank struck first in the bottom of the second when Josh Pederson drew a bases-loaded walk to score... Read more
Firechiefs Run Out of Steam Against Ravens
The Milbank Firechiefs traveled to Castlewood to take on the Ravens on Wednesday, July 7. The Ravens defeated the Firechiefs  8-3. In the first inning, with two outs, Mitch Quade doubled to left field and Lance Frogner followed with an RBI double to give Milbank an early lead. Castlewood, however,... Read more
Firechiefs vs. Monarchs Canceled Tonight
The Milbank Firechiefs’ Eastern Dakota League game scheduled for Sunday evening, July 11, with Castlewood has been canceled by Castlewood. Castlewood’s decision results in a forfeit for the Monarchs. It also brings the Firechiefs’ season record to 9-6. Read more
Post 9 Defeats Webster 15-7
The Milbank Post 9 Legion baseball team defeated the Legion team from Webster by a score of 15-7 on Wednesday, July 7. Milbank tallied a run in the top of the first when Merik Junker singled to right field and Kellen Hoeke followed with a double to score Junker.  Milbank... Read more