Sealions Beat the Blizzard in Marshall
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team, also known as the Sealions, competed in the Beat the Blizzard meet at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, Minnesota, on Saturday, December 14. Adison Pauli and Avery Schuneman competed in their first-ever year round swim competition. “They both did an awesome job,”... Read more
Swimmers Street and Osowski Qualify for Finals
Two Milbank swimmers competed in the three-day Candy Cane Swim Meet in Watertown from December 6- 8. The meet was the first prelim/final format meet of the season in South Dakota and attracts over 450 swimmers vying for a finish in the top eight. Amaya Street and Savanna Osowski... Read more
MALST Starts Season Strong
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team started their year-round season at the Mitchell Winter Invitational on Saturday and Sunday, November 16-17. Competing for Milbank were Amaya Street, Savanna Osowski, and Will Karels. “This meet was much larger than last year with great competition from 11 teams and over 300... Read more
MALST Adds 12-and-Under Swimmers to Winter Team
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team started its third winter swim season by expanding its roster to include swimmers ages 12 and under. “One of my team goals was to grow the winter program by opening it up to younger ages,” says head coach Jodi Street. Street, who is... Read more
Sea Lion Swimmers Make Finals in Mitchell
Three Milbank swimmers participated at the Mitchell Invitational December 7-8. Coach Jodi Street commented, “This was a new meet in a prelim/final format, which was a great experience for us and a good challenge for the swimmers. The prelims went much faster than we had anticipated, leaving only three... Read more
Swimmers Find Sweet Success at Candy Cane Invitational
The Milbank Area Lions Swim Team plunged into the water against some heavy competition at the Candy Cane Invitational in Watertown on December 2. Maddox Hanson in the 200 breastroke, and Jessica VanPeursem in the 400IM took home first place finishes. Coach Jodi Street said, “We put in a... Read more
Winter Swim Season Kicks Off in Brookings
Milbank swimmers kicked off their winter competition at the Brookings Invitational at Brookings High School on November 10, and November 11. Coach Jodi Street said, “This was a good meet to see where we are starting off our season at. I was impressed with some of our swims and... Read more
MALST Awards Banquet Wraps Up Season
The Milbank Area SeaLions Swim Team officially wrapped up their season on Sunday, August 19, with their season-end awards banquet. The Team Choice Award went to Will Karels. This is the only award that is voted on by the MALST swimmers and not the coaches. The Big Brother/Big Sister... Read more
MALST Swimmers Bring Home Spirit Award
Who’s got the spirit? Clearly it’s the swim team! The team won the 2018 Wayne Stillson Team Spirit trophy at the Seasonal Championship Meet held in Webster from August 3-5. This was the first year the championship has been held in a short course pool, and the first time... Read more
Swimmers Finish Strong in Aberdeen Over Weekend
Two Milbank swimmers, Hallie Schulte and Autumn Fox, participated in the Aberdeen High Point meet this past weekend against tough competition from SD, MN and ND. Teams from Fargo and Minneapolis areas competed. “The girls worked hard and I am proud of their efforts against these teams that we... Read more