Bulldogs Have Good Run at Regions
The MHS varsity basketball team closed out their season during the second round of region play against the Tigers in Groton. It will be a year remembered for its grueling weather at both away and home games, for the 14 exciting victories they gave their fans, and for the... Read more
Schulte and Mertens Named to  All-Conference Teams
Joe Schulte (No. 11) and Garrett Mertens (No. 5), both juniors on the Bulldogs varsity basketball team, were named to  2023 NEC All-Conference Teams. Mertens was selected as one of the five members of the second team and Schulte was chosen for the third team. Mertens averaged 14.1 points per... Read more
Bulldogs Win Against the Wambdi–Heading to Regions
It was a tight game in Agency Village on Friday, February 24, when Milbank took on Tiospa Zina. In the final period, the Bulldogs poured in 18 points– and held the Wambdi to just nine– to surge ahead and take the “W” Jaxson Wildung scored 19 points to lead... Read more
Mertens and Schulte Team Up for 29 Points in the Battle of the Bulldogs
Garrett Mertens and Joe Schulte both hit double figures — Mertens with 19 points and Schulte with 10 – in the annual Battle of the Bulldogs. This year, the rivals met in Milbank on Monday, February 20. Milbank took the loss at 57-45.  Justus Osborn, Yohana Ajwanga, Graham Lightfield,... Read more
Bulldogs Beat the Bearcats
Garrett Mertens pounded in 18 points and Joe Schulte nailed 11 to lead Milbank to a 52-31 victory at the Milbank Armory on Friday, February 17. Jaxson Wildung drilled seven points, and also did some heavy lifting in the rebound department. He pulled down 13. Schulte and Johana Ajwanga... Read more
Bulldogs Stretch Win Streak to Six
The Milbank varsity basketball team loved the outcome of their game with Waverly on Valentine’s night on the road. The Bulldogs locked in the win at 56-47 to stretch their winning streak to six in a row. Joe Schulte, a 6’4″ junior, was Milbank’s top scorer with 16 points.... Read more
Bulldog Cagers Defeat the Redhawks
The Bulldogs varsity basketball team collected their fifth win in a row when they defeated Estelline-Hendricks 55-42 on Monday, February 13, in Estelline. Jaxson Wildung was MIlbank’s top scorer. He earned a double-double with 18 points. and 13 rebounds. Wildung also dropped in eight of his 11 free-throw attempts.... Read more
Bulldogs Win Four in a Row
The Bulldogs varsity basketball team racked up their fourth win in a row when they defeated Tri-Valley (Colton) 67-44 at the Milbank Armory on Saturday, February 11. Milbank had three players in double figures — Garrett Mertens with 25, Joe Schulte with 17, and Jaxson Wildung with 10.Mertens downed eight... Read more
Milbank Overthrows Ortonville 97-43
The Bulldogs varsity basketball team bombarded Ortonville with 97 points to triumph over the Trojans 97-43 on Thursday, February 9, in Ortonville, Minnesota.”It’s not too often 97 points get scored in a high school basketball game!” Logan Diede, head coach for MHS, said. “Our boys were locked in from... Read more
Schulte Scores 22 Points to Rattle the Redmen
Sparked by 22 points and seven rebounds from Joe Schulte, 12 points from Justus Osborn, and dominating “D,” the Bulldogs turned their game with Sisseton into a runaway on Tuesday, February 7, at the Milbank Armory.  The Bulldogs’ defense held Sisseton to under nine points in three of the four quarters... Read more