Friday, May 22, 2015

Friday, May 22, 2015


Read about the games and contests in the June 3 issue of the Melrose Beacon.
Dutchmen Baseball
The Dutchmen ended their regular season win a 10-0 five-inning loss to Sauk Centre this afternoon.  Brady Birch struck out three in is first varsity appearance. The Dutchmen finish the regular season with a 13-6 record. They are the number two seed in the Section 6AA playoff that begin Tuesday. They face Osakis at Freeport at 7 p.m.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Thursday, May 21, 2015


Read about the games and contests in the May 27 issue of the Melrose Beacon.
Dutchmen  Baseball
Albany defeated Melrose 12-2 in five innings this evening in St. Martin. Anthony Welle doubled and he and Hunter Rademacher scored for the Dutchmen.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Read about the games and contests in the May 27 issue of the Melrose Beacon.
Extra Inning Win
Melrose rallied to defeated Benson 12-8 in eight innings this afternoon at Benson. Tyler  Braegelmann hit a home run in the eight inning. Anthony Welle opened the game with a home run.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Read about the games and contests in the May 27 issue of the Melrose Beacon.
Section Track qualifiers
The following Melrose track members qualified for Section 5A competition after competing in Section 19A competition this a
Girls
Cally Roering-100 hurdles, 300 hurdles.
Lydia Butkowski-long jump, triple jump.
Boys
Jesse Middendorf-1600.
Rodrigo Milla-200.
Austin Kalthoff-high jump
Bailey Feldewerd-high jump
Golf Teams
The Dutchmen had two players, Jacob Dickhaus and John Brang named to the all conference golf team following the final round of the WCC season.  Lady Dutchmen Brooklyn Loxtercamp was named to the girls all-conference team.
Diamond games

 It was a rough day on the diamond fields for the Dutchmen and Lady Dutchmen.

Despite a three-run home run by Tyler Braegelmann Melrose fell 11-4 to BOLD.
In the first round of the Section 6A playoffs the Lady Dutchmen fell 9-1 to Sauk Centre ending their season. Makayla Leraas had an RBI single in the game.


Thursday, May 14, 2015

Thursday, May 14, 2014

Rain Outs
Rain washed out all action today in Melrose High School Sports
Melrose Softball
The Melrose-Osakis Softball game for this afternoon has been cancelled.
Melrose softball is seeded fourth and will host Sauk Centre Monday at 4;30 in Melrose.   
Melrose Track
The West Central Conference meet set for today has been cancelled.
Melrose Golf
The Dutchmen and Lady Dutchmen golf matches scheduled for today have been postponed until May 19.
Melrose Baseball
The Melrose-Benson game scheduled for today will be played Saturday, May 16 at Benson.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Tuesday, May 12, 2015


For more information on the games see the May 20 issue of he Melrose Beacon.  For video highlights of the game (including the game winning hit) go to http://youtu.be/ainUEKq5HQo
Lady Dutchmen Softball

Sandra Sprenger not only pitched 14 innings to earn two wins this afternoon. She also had six hit in the two games as Melrose rallied to defeat Sauk Centre 9-6 and then rallied to defeat Staples Motley 12-11 at Melrose.

In the first game Sprenger’s 3-for-4 day resulted in her scoring twice and driving in two runs. She doubled in Melrose’s first run and later singled in t he tying run and scored the game-winning run.
In the second game she her third hit of the day, coming in the seventh inning, started three-run game-winning rally.

Holly Hellermann singled to scored Sprenger and Justine Revermann. Emily Tschida drove in Hellermann with the game winning run.  Whitney Austing, the numer nine batter, had three hits and three runs in the game. Sprenger struck out five to earn the win.
Dutchmen Baseball

After a few nail biters, the Dutchmen had a blow out topping Staples-Motley 13-0 in five innings. Adam Van Beck held the Cardinals to four hits while striking out nine batters.  Mitch Waldvogel tripled for Melrose

Monday, May 11, 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015

Melrose Dutchmen Baseball


The Dutchmen scored on an Anthony Welle home run in the first inning and on a wild pitch in the fifth to defeat Sauk Centre 2-1 this afternoon at Melrose.
Welle's lead off home run was the only hit Melrose had in the game.  They scored the winning pitch after three walks were issued and a wild pitch thrown in the fifth inning. Melrose has won nine straight games with this win.
Melrose Lady Dutchmen Softball
The game with Albany was rained out. It was not a complete game and will not be made up. Albany was leading 7-5 in the third inning when the game was called.