Lady Bulldogs Receive End-of-Season Awards
Nancy Hoeke, head coach of the Lady Bulldogs’ volleyball team, closed out Milbank’s 2021 season by presenting end-of-the-season awards.Rachel Schulte earned the Most Valuable Player Award. She was the team’s kill leader at 267, block leader at 38, and made the second highest number of digs at 289. She... Read more
Two Lady Bulldogs Named to 2021 All-Conference Volleyball Team
Lady Bulldogs Hallie Schulte and Rachel Schulte were named to the 2021 Northeast Conference All-Conference Volleyball Team. Hallie, a 5′ 4″ libero, is the daughter of  Ginny and Jeremy Tostenson and Calvin and Jena Schulte. She is a junior, three-year starter.  Rachel, a 5 ‘6″ outside and middle hitter, is the daughter of Elizabeth... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Fight Their Way to Round Two of Regional Volleyball Tourney
The Lady Bulldogs defeated the Lady Bearcats in the first round of Region 1 play of the 2021 SDHSAA Class A Volleyball Tournament on Tuesday, November 2. In the second round on November 4, Milbank fell just shy of Florence-Henry and did not advance to the SoDak 16. Milbank –... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Advance to Finals in Regional Volleyball Tourney
The  Lady Bulldogs (5) defeated the Lady Bearcats (4) of Webster 3-2 on Tuesday, November 2, in the first round of the Region 1 Volleyball Tournament. Set scores were: 23-25, 25-13, 20-25, 25-21, and 15-11. Also in Region 1 competition, No. 1 Florence-Henry defeated No. 8 Tiospa Zina 3-0; No. 2 Redfield defeated No. 7 Clark-Willow Lake 3-0; and No.... Read more
Casside Seezs Leads Lady Bulldogs to Victory Over Tiospa Zina
The Lady Bulldogs varsity volleyball team defeated Tiospa Zina on Monday, October 25. Sets scores were 25-22, 25-14, and 25-22. MHS Coach Nancy Hoeke said, “Casside Seezs was solid tonight. She led us in attacks with double digit kills (10). She was also perfect at the service line (13-13) including two... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Defeat Lady Coyotes on Senior Night
The Lady Bulldogs varsity volleyball team defeated Waverly-South Shore 3-0 during Senior Night on Tuesday, October 19. Set scores were 25-15, 25-10, and 25-7. Tatum Berry, the lone senior on the team, was honored along with her parents. Nancy Hoeke, head coach for Milbank, commended Tatum for stepping up and playing... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Christen Armory’s New Floor
The Lady Bulldogs volleyball team hosted the Milbank Tournament on Saturday, October 16. It was their first match on the new gym floor at the Milbank Armory. In pool play, Milbank defeated Langford Area 2-0; lost to Beresford 0-2; and lost to Miller 1-2. That put the Lady Bulldogs... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Ready to Bounce Back on Parents Night
The Lady Bulldogs varsity volleyball team took a 1-3 loss against Groton on Thursday, October 14. Set scores were 22-25, 18-25, 25-23, and 18-2. Milbank, as usual, spread the wealth around with their hitting attack, getting 14 kills from Rachel Schulte; eight from Skyler Skoog; four from Averie Engebretson; and... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Blast the Braves
The Lady Bulldogs varsity volleyball team defeated the Britton Braves 3-0 on Thursday, October 7. Set scores were 25-22, 25-14, and 25-15.Milbank’s head coach, Nancy Hoeke, said “We played a good match and got the job done against Britton. Our serving was agressive, and we got 12 aces.” The... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Run Out of Steam Against Deubrook
The Lady Bulldogs varsity volleyball team was defeated by Deubrook on October 5.Set scores were 25-21, 13-25, 19-25, 25-22, and 3-15.Coach Nancy Hoeke said, “We started out strong and had a good game plan that was working. Deubrook made adjustments and played a much better second set, but I didn’t... Read more