Bulldogs Hit Highest Score at State in 10 Years
The Bulldogs’ tennis team competed in the 2022 Boys Class A Tennis Tournament in Rapid City on May 16-17. “They scored 78 points, which is the highest total the boys’ team has earned in 10 years,” said Milbank’s head coach, Abbey Trapp. Gregory Grabow was named the consolation champion... Read more
Bulldogs’ Tennis Team Holds Awards Banquet
The Bulldogs’ tennis team recently held their awards banquet.  At the banquet, Senior Benett Street was presented with the Bulldog Award. Jose Chavez and Carlos Oliveras were each selected for a Teammate of  the Year Award, which was voted upon by their fellow Bulldogs.  Abbey Trapp, head coach for... Read more
Bulldog Netters Gear Up for State Tournament
On Friday, May 6, the Bulldogs’ tennis team traveled to the Pierre Invitational. Eight teams competed.  In the consolation championship, Will Snaza claimed fifth place, and Charles Whitesitt took sixth place. In doubles play, Isaiah Korstjens and Snaza earned fourth place and Whitsitt and Gregory Grabow took sixth. Rapid City... Read more
Milbank Loses Close Match in the Battle of the Bulldogs
“It was a nail-biter match!” says, Abbey Trapp, head tennis coach for the Milbank Bulldogs. “It came down to a tie-breaker to determine the overall winner, and Milbank fell short tonight 4-5 to Madison.”  Although, Madison claimed the title in this year’s Battle of the Bulldogs, Coach Trapp says,... Read more
Boys’ Tennis Team Downs LQPV in First Home Match of the Season
The Bulldogs’ varsity tennis team defeated Lac qui Parle Valley (LQPV) 6-3 in their first match of the 2022 season at Cantine Courts in Milbank. The JV team also netted a victory against the Eagles at 8-1, and the middle school team won 4-2. Coach Abbey Trapp noted the... Read more
Bulldogs Suffer First Net Loss of the 2022 Season
The MHS boys’ tennis team played their first match of the season against Yankton on Friday, April 8, on the road. The Bucks defeated the Bulldogs 9-0.  Benett Street is the one senior on the court this season for the Bulldogs. Milbank’s head coach, Abbey Trapp, said, “The boys did... 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
Lady Bulldog Netters Host Triangular
The Lady Bulldogs played their last home tennis match of the season on Tuesday, September 21. Milbank hosted a triangular with Aberdeen Central and Aberdeen Roncalli as their guests. Coach Abby Trapp said, “The girls fell short to both teams — Central at 1-9 and Roncalli at 4-5. There were incredibly... Read more
Lady Bulldog Netters Play in Elliott Extravaganza
The Lady Bulldogs’ tennis team traveled to Northern State University in Aberdeen to participate in the 25th Annual Burt Elliott Extravaganza on Saturday, September 18. The event is named for the South Dakota Tennis Hall of Fame coach and educator from Aberdeen Central.  Milbank was matched up with the... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Tennis Team Defeats Spearfish
The MHS girls tennis team traveled to Sioux Falls on Friday, September 10, to take on Spearfish.  Abbey Trapp, head coach for Milbank, said, “It was a fantastic match with a lot of long rallies and a great win for the Lady Bulldogs. Milbank won the match 6-3. They... Read more