While the Melcher-Dallas Softball Squad has been competitive over the years, the Saints came into this season with lofty goals. The number two sports story for Melcher-Dallas this season is the softball squad’s run through the postseason. The Saints got a buy into the second round of the class 1A regional and defeated Moravia in the second round setting up a confrontation with arch-rival Twin Cedars. The Saints had lost twice to the Sabers early in the season but this time came out on top 7-2. The Saints would fall in the class 1A regional final to Wayne and finish 27-6.