Hunter Reede Wins Middle School Wrestling Championship
Hunter Reede of  Milbank won South Dakota’s Middle School Championship at 182 pounds. The tournament was held on February 12 in Pierre. Hunter is the son of Moe and Rochelle Reede. Reede defeated Julian Counts of Mobridge by Fall (3:40). He also defeated Devin Binger of Pierre by Fall... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Lose in Quarterfinals
The Lady Bulldogs lost a close contest during their Region 1A quarterfinal game against third-seeded Groton Area. The two teams met on neutral ground in Sisseton on Thursday, February 24. Milbank maintained the lead until the Lady Tigers surged ahead late in the game, and the Lady Bulldogs were... Read more
Bulldogs Conquer Roncalli Cavaliers in Close One
The Bulldogs traveled to Aberdeen on Friday, February 25, and came home with a 51-47 victory, but the Roncalli Cavaliers didn’t make it easy. At one point, Aberdeen led by 11 points and the Cavs continued to hound the Dawgs from one end of the court to the other.... Read more
Milbank Hits 12 Three-Pointers in Battle of the Bulldogs
Milbank lost the Battle of the Bulldogs 54-62 on February 21 in Madison, but that doesn’t mean it wasn’t a fun game to watch.  After Milbank got off to a slow start and trailed 0-8 in the early part of the first quarter, they brought out their big guns.... Read more
Some photos are worth a thousand words. This one is worth a thousand points. Milbank’s Bennett Schwenn hit the 1000th point of his career during the Bulldogs’ basketball game against Tiospa Zina on February 17 in Milbank. Schwenn made MHS school history with the basket that went in the... Read more
Karels and Dexter Get Wins at State B Swimming Tourney
Hope Karels and Logan Dexter, two MALST swimmers, attended the 2022 State B Championship Meet in Sioux Falls during the weekend of February 18-20. Their goal was to add events to their repertoire at the State A Championship meet. Coach Emily Bjordahl reported both swimmers were successful! Karels competed in the 200-meter... Read more
MHS Wrestlers Punch Tickets to State Meet
Bulldog wrestlers Owen Fischer, Jacob Johnson, Kaden Krause, Barrett and Jesse Schneck, and Layton Raffety secured their spot in the state wrestling meet during the Region 3A meet on Saturday, February 19, in Milbank. Joseph French will be an alternate.  Milbank took fifth place at the regional meet. As... Read more
Nine MALST Swimmers Qaulify for State Meet
Nine swimmers from the Milbank Area Lions Swim Team (MALST) competed in a state-qualifying meet in Watertown on February 11-13. There were quite a few firsts at this meet. Timbree Spors, age 10, swam in the 100 IM and the 200 IM for the first time in competition. She... Read more
William Karels Earns a First-Place at Brookings Last Chance Meet
Four Milbank Area Lions Swim Team (MALST) members attended the Brookings Last Chance Meet on February 5-6. Coach Emily Bjordahl said, “Each swimmer gave it their all, and we came home with several personal best and state-qualifying times.” William Karels placed first in the 500-meter freestyle competition. He also placed fifth in... Read more
Schneck Brothers Win Second and Third at Huron Invitational
Siblings Barrett and Jesse Schneck placed second and third, respectively, at the Huron Invitational on Saturday, February 12. The entire team had a good showing. Joseph French, Tate Schlueter, and Leyton Raffety each nailed down a fourth-place finish. Jacob Johnson, Kaden Krause, Maddox Hanson, and Landon Novy secured fifth-place... Read more