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
Bulldogs Snap Pheasants Winning Streak
The Bulldogs snapped the Pheasants three-game winning streak with a 27-15 victory on Friday, October 17. Redfield had not suffered a loss since September 10 against Roncalli.  The triumph also increased Milbank’s winning streak to four and kept the Bulldogs’ playoff plans alive. Only the top-eight teams qualify for a... Read more
Cross Country Teams Crowned Region 1A Champions=Heading to State
The Milbank cross country teams traveled to Webster on Thursday, October 14, to compete in the Region 1A meet. Both the Bulldogs and the Lady Bulldogs repeated as team champions for the fifth year in a row. Nick Batchelor was crowned the individual boys champion for the fourth time.... 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
Boys Cross Country Team Take First Place in NEC
The Bulldogs as a team and Nick Batchelor as an individual runner took first place in the Boys 5K Run at the Northeast Conference meet on October 7 in Webster.  MHS head coach, Eric Townshend, said, “Nick Batchelor completed a four-peat — he’s the individual champion for the fourth year in a... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Win NEC Cross Country Title
The Lady Bulldogs as a team and individual runner Ashlynn Batchelor took first place at the NEC cross country meet in Webster on October 7.  Head Coach for the Lady Bulldogs, Eric Townshend, said, “Including Batchelor, the girls’ team placed eight runners in the top 20. That’s incredible!”  Six girls from Milbank earned top-13 finishes.... Read more
Bulldogs Beat the Bearcats 41-3
Milbank annihilated Webster 41-3 on the Bearcat’s home field on Friday, October 8. The Bulldogs chalked up 353 total yards –183 rushing and 170 passing. They held the Bearcats to a meager 85 yards — just 11 yards rushing and 74 passing. Webster got on the scoreboard early and first.... 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
DeBoer and Fischer Play in State Golf Tournament
Bulldogs Jonathan DeBoer and Owen Fischer competed in the 2021 South Dakota Class A Boys Golf Tournament. The tournament was held October 5-6 in Madison.   DeBoer ended in a two-way tie for 35th place and Fischer in a three-way tie for 70th place.  Head golf coach for Milbank, Mark Keeton,... 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