It was a busy night for Melrose winter sports athletes and the Lady Dutchmen gymnastics and basketball teams, the Dutchmen basketball team, the Prairie Centre North Star hockey team and the Sauk Centre-Melrose wrestlers were all in action.
Lady Dutchmen gymnastics
The Lady Dutchmen gymnastics team took the top two spots in all routines as they scored a 144.925-139.9 win over Willmar Thursday night. It was on of their better scores of the year. Taking first were Mady Brinkman, bars, beam and all-around; and Kayla Austing, vault and floor.
Led by 25 points from Dillon Haider and 14 by Reegan Nelson, the Dutchmen remained unbeaten with an impressive 66-31 win over Albany Thursday night.
Prairie Centre North Stars
The North Stars earned their first win of the year defeating Morris 5-1. Noah Fletcher scored twice for Prairie Centre.