The Melrose Dutchmen Basketball stayed unbeaten at home as it topped Sartell-St. Stephen 58-57 in overtime. Tyler Braegelmann and Drake Meyer both had 15 points in the game, but it was Blake Gerads with the winning basket. Sartell had led 53-47 with less than two minutes in regulation and at 57-56 late in the overtime. Video shots of the game can be found at http://youtu.be/R5mL4Sc8N10.
Lady Dutchmen BasketballMelrose came up short 50-49 at Atwater this evening. Emily Goerdt had 20 points for Melrose.
Melrose-Sauk Centre Fusion
The Fusion had nine first place finshes and dominated 200 Free , 200IM and 100 Breaststroke races. It also won all relays as it took first at the Brainerd Invite.
More information appears in the Feb. 4 issue of the Beacon.