Bulldog Wrestlers Crowned Champions at River City Rumble
Powered by eight wrestlers who placed — three of them as individual champions — the Bulldog wrestlers brought home the team title from the River City Rumble in Chamberlain on Saturday, January 21. Milbank finished with 153 points. Chamberlain was second with 150 points. Huron was the next closest contender... Read more
Milbank Cagers Win a Close One At Florence-Henry
The Bulldogs’ varsity team defeated Florence-Henry, 56-53, on the road on Friday, January 20. The Falcons’ Mehki Keller piled up 28 points, but Milbank’s Garrett Mertens and Jaxson Wildung fought back with a combined total of 30 points to keep things interesting.  Mertens bingoed on four three-pointers on his... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Rip Lady Tigers in Sixth-Straight Victory
The Milbank girls basketball team is on a roll at  6-0 in 2023. Their latest win was a 40-33 victory in the game against Groton on Thursday, January 19, at home.  In the first half, Groton made a valiant attempt to rattle Milbank’s cage and the Lady Tigers took... Read more
Christensen and Schneck Win at Watertown Dual
Brayden Christensen won by fall, and Barrett Schneck proved victorious in his match, when the Bulldogs went on the road to face the Arrows at the Watertown Civic Arena on Thursday January 19.  Christensen, a 145-pounder, pinned Landen Lewis at :36.  Schneck, at 170 pounds, earned his win in... Read more
Bulldogs Get Eaten By the Tigers
Milbank took the loss in their game 36-64 against Groton on Thursday, January 19, at the Milbank Armory. Jaxson Wildung posted 16 points and nine rebounds. Joe Schulte tallied nine points and five rebounds. Yohanna Ajwanga recorded four points and four rebounds. Graham Lightfield, Garrett Mertens, and Tice Mursu... Read more
Milbank Swimmers Win top Awards at Watertown Swim Meet
Ten Milbank swimmers competed in the WASC Optimist Swim Meet in Watertown from January 14-15.  Five of them earned awards in the overall high-point competition. Crosby Bass took first place for boys seven to eight. Ryan Steffen placed third for boys nine to ten. TyLynn Wellitz tied for first place for girls nine... Read more
Milbank-Waubay/Summit Game Full of Ups and Downs
The Bulldogs sustained a 46-53 loss at home to undefeated Waubay-Summit on Tuesday, January 17. Logan Diede, head coach for Milbank, said, “Waubay-Summit is a high-quality team that hasn’t lost yet on the year, but I thought we battled, competed during the entire game, and gave ourselves a chance... Read more
Schneck Takes First and Christensen Takes Second at Mitchell Tourney
The Milbank wrestling team took sixth place at the Jerry Opbroek Invitational  tournament on Saturday, January 14 at Mitchell High School. Individually for the Bulldogs, Barrett Schneck took first place at 170 pounds, Brayden Christensen took second at 145, and Owen Fischer captured third at 106. Jesse Schneck, Dillen... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Tame the Lady Mustangs 46-41
The Lady Bulldogs tamed the Lady Mustangs of Waubay-Summit, 46-41, on Tuesday, January 17, at home. Milbank notched their fifth victory in a row. Lady Bulldog Maurina Street led both teams in scoring and registered a double-double of 22 points and 13 rebounds. Eva Benike of Waubay-Summit was next... Read more
Maurina Street Makes MHS History with 1000 Points
A journey of 1000 points begins with a single basket, and Milbank senior Maurina Street arrived at her destination in Dell Rapids on January 14. Street earned 18 points against the Lady Quarriers to etch her name in the MHS history book. She became the fifth female basketball player... Read more