Registration Opens for Girls Basketball Skills Academy
Girls entering third through eighth grade in the next school year are invited to participate in the 2021 Milbank Girls Basketball Skills Academy.  The camp is under the direction of Brian Pauli, head coach for the Lady Bulldogs. The camp includes 10 sessions — five sessions in May (3, 4,... Read more
Maurina Street, a Milbank High School Lady Bulldog, was named to the 2021 Northeast Conference All-Conference Girls Basketball Team at the close of the 2020-2021 season. Street is a sophomore at MHS and leads the team as the center and forward post player. She was named to the second team. First team... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Celebrate Successful Season
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs completed their 2020-2021 basketball season by presenting season-end awards. Senior Madi Thue and student managers Jessica Van Peursem and Allison Leddy, were named to the SDHSAA Academic All-State team for their achievements in the classroom. To earn the award, the athlete must be in the... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Make It to Second Round of Region 1A Tournament
The Lady Bulldogs basketball team ended its season by falling to the Redfield Lady Pheasants, 59-24 in the second round of the Region 1A tournament on Thursday, February 25. “We knew going into this game we had to play our best game of the season. Obviously, that didn’t happen,”... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Upset Groton to Advance in Regional Tourney
The No. 6-seeded Lady Bulldogs upset No. 3 Groton Area with a 46-43 victory in the opening round of the Region 1A basketball tournament on Tuesday, February 23, in Groton. Milbank now faces No. 2 Redfield on Thursday, February 25. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. “It was back and... Read more
Lady Bulldogs to Take on Tigers in Opening Round of Regions
The No. 6-seeded Lady Bulldogs travel to Groton on Tuesday, February 23, to take on the No. 3-seeded Tigers in the opening round of the Region 1A girls basketball tournament. Milbank takes a 6-14 season record into the contest; Groton sits at 11-9. Elsewhere in the region, the opening round also... Read more
Milbank Downs Madison in Overtime Battle of the Bulldogs
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs defeated the Madison Lady Bulldogs on Tuesday, February 16, but it took overtime to do it.  Coach Brian Pauli said, “When we got behind by nine points, the girls fought back to tie it up and made free throws down the stretch. All those game situations... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Fall to Tigers and Mustangs
The Lady Bulldogs basketball team suffered a 35-52 non-conference loss to Tri-Valley in double-header basketball action at the Milbank Armory on Saturday, February 13. Milbank stayed close during the first half. They trailed by just two points at 5-7 after the first quarter and 16-21 at halftime. But, Tri-Valley got... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Emerge Victorious Against Trojans
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs were not horsing around when they defeated the Ortonville Lady Trojans 54-18. The non-conference rivals faced off on Tuesday, February 2, in Ortonville. “It was nice to see the ball go in the hoop,” stated Milbank’s head coach, Brian Pauli. “In the second half we found a... Read more
Pheasants Curtailed Lady Bulldogs Chances to Score
The Lady Bulldogs struggled in the second half of their Northeast Conference matchup against the Redfield Pheasants on Friday, January 29, on the road. Milbank was defeated 46-27 and watched their season record fall to 3-11. “We battled through the first half, but could not score in the second,”... Read more