Melrose-Mindoro opened up camp
with a returning All-Dairyland
Conference selection on both sides of the football
on the sideline.
Tight end and defensive end John Ramsey dislocated
his knee cap a couple of weeks prior to the start
of the season.
He's hoping to miss only a couple of games.
In adversity...tough players seem to always find a
little something positive.
Ramsey says the injury has made him become more of
It changed how I work with the younger kids.
I used to kind of help them but now that's all I can
do really is help the younger kids out.
The kids are excited.
We've got a young group of kids coming in.
A lot of them without varsity experience.
They are real excited to get rolling.
We've been working really hard and our main goal is
to just know the playbook inside and out and be able
to compete with any team on the field.
We feel that in the Dairyland that we can really bring
it to the table this year.