Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015

For more on the Dutchmen and Lady Dutchmen check out the Sept. 9 issue of the Melrose Beacon
Lady Dutchmen Tennis
The Lady Dutchmen remained unbeaten downing Benson 6-1 this afternoon. Melrose won all the singles events in the contest. And rarely lost more than three games in a set.
Lady Dutchmen Swimming
The Melrose Lady Dutchmen generally had the best times in all events in their 112-72 win over Alexandria this evening in Melrose. The team had a very strong showing in freestyle races

Lady Dutchmen Soccer

 Melrose fell 5-2 to taller and more experienced West Ottertail United team this afternoon.

The Lady Dutchmen had some scoring drives, but only converted on two of them. While West Ottertail United did score five goals, for the most part the Lady Dutchmen played well and stayed focused for the entire game

Monday, August 31, 2015

Monday, Aug. 30, 2015

For more on the Dutchmen and Lady Dutchmen check out the Sept. 9 issue of the Melrose Beacon
Dutchmen Soccer
Melrose-2 Rocori-2
The Dutchmen soccer team played its first home game of ever and finished with a 2-2 tie with Rocori.
Melrose tied the score a 1-1 in the final two minutes of the first half. It the took a 2-1 lead a penalty kick. The team held the lead until late in the game when Rocori put in a penalty kick.
Melrose pressed the attack in the first overtime, but in the second Rocori kept the ball in the Melrose end before time ran out
Lady Dutchmen Soccer
Melrose-7 Rocori-2
The Melrose Lady Dutchmen scored a 7-2 victory over Rocori at Cold Spring this afternoon. It was the first game ever for the Lady Dutchmen score program. Melrose scored six goals in the second period. Video clip of the game can be seen at  http://youtu.be/pOhcmpcmKvU
Melrose Cross Country
The Dutchmen finished fifth out of nine teams at the Central Minnesota River Run this afternoon in Staples. Nathan Budde finished 16th the top finish of any Dutchmen The Lady Dutchmen earned a seventh place finish out of 10 teams. Ashley Herdering's 12th place finish was the best of any Lady Dutchmen.

Friday, August 28, 2015

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

For more on the Dutchmen and Lady Dutchmen check out the Sept. 2 issue of the Melrose Beacon
Dutchmen Football
The Dutchmen moved to 2-0 in the year topping Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted 43-24. Zack Pierskalla finished at 232 yards with three touchdown. Mason Wenker must missed running 100 yards. Drake Meyer had a 95-yard interception return. Video can be seen a http://youtu.be/khvN-6Xy3h0
Lady Dutchmen Swimming
The Lady Dutchmen won the Willmar Invite taking first place in the 50FS, 100 backstroke and 400 freestyle relay.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015


For more on the Dutchmen and Lady Dutchmen check out the Sept. 2 issue of the Melrose Beacon
Lady Dutchmen Tennis

The  Melrose Lady Dutchmen tennis team remained unbeaten with a 4-3 win over Becker this afternoon in Melrose. The team rallied after Becker won the number one and number two singles matches. Video of the match can be seen at http://youtu.be/BSy7UsEXsE8
Dutchmen Soccer
The Dutchmen soccer team fell 4-3 at Little Falls this afternoon.








Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015

For more on the Dutchmen and Lady Dutchmen check out the Sept. 2 issue of the Melrose Beacon
Lady Dutchmen Tennis
The Melrose Lady Dutchmen tennis team ran reached the 4-0 mark with two wins yesterday in the Melrose Triangular.
The team topped Little Falls 7-0, and defeat Park Rapids 6-1 in the contests. The team is action Thursday hosting  Becker.
Thursday also marks the first varsity soccer game for the Dutchmen as they travel to Little Falls
video can be seen at http://youtu.be/L3IjHMu4PqI

  


  






Sunday, August 23, 2015

Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015

Dutchmen Football
The Melrose Dutchmen started their season with a 36-15 win over Sauk Centre this evening.
Led by a 170+yard,  four-touchdown night from Zack  Pierskalla, Melrose dominated the game from the second quarter on. More information can be found in the Aug. 26 issue of the Melrose Beacon.
Video clips from the game can be seen at http://youtu.be/m2Nyl_oR_wU
Lady Dutchmen Tennis
The Lady Dutchmen opened their season with wins yesterday at Sartell.  Read more of the tennis team in the Aug. 26 issue of the Melrose Beacon.
 



 

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Future Dutchmen and Lady Dutchmen ball players might be interested in this

Baseball clinic at Farming
Farming-The Minnesota Twins and Play Ball Minnesota will conduct a free baseball clinic Thursday, June 25 at Flames Park in Farming.
There will be two sessions. One will be from 2-3;30, for six to nine-year-olds. A second session, for 10 to 16-year-olds will be held from 3:30 to 5 p.m. 
The clinics are open to any boys or girls who are interested in improving their baseball and softball skills. There is no need to register before the day. Those interested need only show up with their glove. The coaches will be provided by the Minnesota  Twins and their sponsors. In the event  of bad weather the alternate site is the Albany Area High School gym. Registration prizes available on first come first serve basis.