Milbank Starts Strong in Final Game of Football Season
Milbank held a 6-0 lead in the first quarter of their football game against West Central on Thursday, October 20, at A.B. Campbell Stadium in Milbank. West Central received the kick-off after the Bulldogs deferred, but Milbank’s defense stopped the Trojans on all three downs.  When the Bulldogs had... Read more
Bulldogs Nail Two Wins in a Row
The Milbank football team endured a four-hour bus ride before they squared off with Chamberlain on the east bank of the Missouri River on Friday, October 14. The Bulldogs nailed down the win at 16-8 to make it two in a row, and somehow the ride home seemed a... Read more
Bulldogs Turn Turnovers Into 43 Points
Opportunity knocked and the Bulldogs answered. The first half of the football game against Sisseton on Friday, October 7, proved to be the best game Milbank has played all year.  Sisseton fumbled after their first snap, and Bulldog Aidan Foell recovered the ball. Milbank turned Sisseton’s snafu into eight points... Read more
Bulldogs Battle with Dell Rapids
The Bulldogs traveled to Dell Rapids on Friday, September 23, to square off with the No. 2-rated  Quarriers. The Dawgs took the loss 6-37. Milbank’s six points were scored by quarterback Garrett Mertens in the fourth quarter. Mertens ran the ball into the end zone for the touchdown. The... Read more
Bulldogs Hound Panthers During Homecoming Game
MHS lost their 2022 Homecoming football game on Friday, September 16, when  Dakota Valley took to the air for 273 yards to defeat Milbank 33-6. But the Dawgs didn’t take the loss lying down and squeezed out a few heart-stopping moments of their own for Bulldogs fans. Brian Allmendinger,... Read more
Bulldogs Fight to the Finish at the Dakota Dome
It all went down to the wire at the Dakota Dome in the game between Milbank and Vermillion on Friday, September 9. In the last minute of regulation, the Bulldogs were poised to score, tie the game, and potentially go ahead on the conversion. But, it was not meant... Read more
Milbank Goes Down in Battle of the Bulldogs
Milbank and Madison faced off in Milbank this year for the Battle of the Bulldogs on September 2. Madison got the win and Milbank got the feeling of déjà vu. Milbank took their second loss of the season at the same score of 6-41. Brian Allmendinger, head coach for... Read more
Jayden Johnson Catches 80-Yard Touchdown Pass
Garrett Mertens nailed an 80-yard touchdown pass to Jayden Johnson to give the Bulldogs an early 6-0 lead in their season opener against Beresford on August 26. The Watchdogs, however, were on their home turf and retaliated with 41 straight points. Milbank remained silent for the rest of the... Read more
MHS Coach Allmendinger Previews Upcoming Football Season
Brian Allmendinger, coach of the Milbank Bulldogs football team, says, “We’re excited to get another year going. Last year was a tremendous experience for us, so we would like to build on that.”  Allmendinger is referring to Milbank’s run to the top in 2021, when the Bulldogs, on a... Read more
Five MHS Bulldogs Named to All-State Football Team
Marshall Voeltz, Jace Rufer, Connor Bender, Bennett Schwenn, and Karson Weber — all seniors from Milbank  — were named to the 2021 South Dakota 11-A All-State High School Football Team. The selections were made by the South Dakota Football Coaches Association.  The complete roster for 11A includes:QB: Nate Ricke (Sr), MadisonTE/FB/H BACK: Marshall Voeltz (Sr), Milbank; Jaden Witte (Sr),... Read more