Here are five things to know for Friday, Nov. 1 in Melrose:
1. The no. 2 ranked Melrose High School (6-2 overall, 4-1 league) football team squares off with no. 7 Burlington High (3-4 overall, 2-3 league) at 7 p.m. Friday in the Northwest Division 3 quarterfinals at Melrose High, according to the Max Preps website.