Dale’s under 18 side fell to a 3-0 defeat in their league fixture against Blackpool on Tuesday afternoon at Hyde United.
The Seasiders opened the scoring after 20 minutes and took a 1-0 lead into the interval.
They doubled their advantage four minutes into the second half, before adding a third shortly after the hour mark.
Dale XI: Wade, Chea, Evans, Hollins, Price, Kisimba, Smalley, Mata, Stewart, Piggott, Prescott. Subs: Pratt, Morley, Kuemo, Lenehan.