Lady Dutchmen Basketball
Minnewaska hot shooting and good defense, combined with some cold shooting by the Lady Dutchmen resulted in a 78-42 loss Tuesday night at Melrose. Maci Blommel had 13 points for Melrose. Gabby Graves followed with nine. Minnewaska had 31 field goals, 12 were three pointers.
The Melrose Dutchman moved to 12-0 defeating a tough St. Cloud Cathedral team 56-50. It is the second time this year Melrose topped the Crusaders at home. Dillon Haider scored 20 points to lead Melrose. The score was close all game along. Melrose led 24-20. The Dutchmen spread the scoring around with nine-of-the-11 players who came into the game.
The Fusion topped both Morris and Perham in swimming tonight. Spencer Van Beck and Isaac Schreiner both won two events.
More on the contests will appear in the Jan. 25 issue of the Beacon.