Melrose Area High School Sports
Melrose Dutchmen Basketball
The Melrose Dutchmen unbeaten string and their season ended in a 74-67 loss to St. Cloud Cathedral Friday night in the 6AA Championship. Melrose was led by Dillon Haider who scored 33 points in his last game for Melrose. Brady Birch, also a senior, scored 11 points. Melrose rallied from an eight point deficit early in the second half and cut the lead to one point, but never regained the lead. Cathedral hit four free throws in the final minute to seal the win.