Melrose High School Sports
Lady Dutchmen Basketball
The Lady Dutchmen rallied from a 10-point deficit but fell 51-47 Thursday to MACA. Cassie Klaphake led Melrose with 11 points while Maci Blommel and Makiya Luetmer contributed nine each. Ashley Rademacher had eight points.
Prairie Centre Hockey has home playoff game Saturday
The Prairie Centre North Stars (9-15-1) earned the No. 8 seed in Section 6A hockey today.
They will host No. 9 seeded Breckenridge/Wahpeton (8-11) this Saturday in Sauk Centre at 7 p.m. in a "play-in" game.
St. Cloud Cathedral earned the top seed followed by No. 2 Alexandria, No. 3 Sartell, No. 4 Little Falls, No. 5 Fergus Falls, No. 6 River Lakes, and No. 7 Wadena/Deer Creek.
The winner of the North Stars/Blades game Saturday will face top-seeded St. Cloud Cathedral on Tuesday in St. Cloud. The Stars and Blades split their contests this season with B/W winning 6-2 on Jan. 6 and Prairie Centre winning 7-4 on Feb. 2.
"It's always good to have a home playoff game," said head coach Chad Wehrman. "This should be a good game. We hope we get a lot of fans out to support our seniors and the team in their final home game."