The Dutchmen fell 49-14 to Eden Valley-Watkins Friday night
Melrose fell behind 21-0 in the first quarter and in never got much better. Touchdowns by Cody Pundsack in the second quarter and Zach Van Beck in the third quarter were answered immediately by EVW touchdowns.
Playoffs have started for some sports. Both the Lady Dutchmen and Dutchmen soccer teams were beaten in playoffs on Thursday. The Dutchmen had won a play-in game on Tuesday.
The tennis team’s team season ended in playoff loss on Tuesday, In the individual competition the double team of Madison Worms and Becky Klaphak has qualified for the section semi-finals they play on Tuesday.
The Lady Dutchmen swimmer topped Brainerd on Thursday and the volleyball team returned from ACGC with a win.
More on the games appear in the Oct. 19 issue of the Melrose Beacon.