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Girls Basketball: Upsala places second at Cardinal Classic after clash with sixth-ranked Staples

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com It was an All-Cardinals affair in Thursday’s Cardinal Classic championship game. The Upsala Cardinals girls basketball team entered with an undefeated record and ranked eighth in Class A, squaring off against the Staples-Motley Cardinals, … Continue reading

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Boys Basketball: Big second half leads Upsala over Pequot Lakes in third-place game

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com Thursday’s Pine Country boys basketball tournament third-place game between Upsala and Pequot Lakes looked like it would be a defensive battle for the first 18 minutes, as the teams were deadlocked 17-17 at halftime. … Continue reading

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Boys Basketball: Fast start propels Flyers over Cardinals

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com By the time the Upsala boys basketball team could settle into Wednesday’s match-up with Little Falls, it was too late. The Flyers utilized a blistering first half to seize control of the game, taking … Continue reading

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Girls Basketball: Cardinals dominate Maple Lake, cruise into finals

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com The Upsala girls basketball team dominated the first half, then cruised in the second, Wednesday, toppling Maple Lake 73-51 to reach the championship. Seniors Kimmy Mrozek and Kaitlyn Wuebkers and juniors Aimee Pelzer and … Continue reading

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Girls Basketball: Upsala stifles Osakis to maintain perfect record

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com After four decisive wins to open the season, the Upsala girls basketball team underwent its first test of the season against Osakis, Thursday. The Cardinals passed, stuffing the Silverstreaks 56-50 to remain undefeated. Junior … Continue reading

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Boys Basketball: Frieler scores 16, Abeler and Pekarek add 12 as Cardinals top Johnnies

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com The Upsala boys basketball team earned its second six-point win in a row, Tuesday, outlasting St. John’s Prep 62-56. Junior Eric Frieler led a balanced offensive attack for Upsala, scoring 16 points. Junior Matt … Continue reading

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Boys Basketball: Cardinals sink Pillager 65-59

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com The Upsala boys basketball team built a 12-point halftime lead en route to a 65-59 win over Pillager, Friday. Junior Nick Frieler led the Upsala offense with 19 points, as the Cardinals had their … Continue reading

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Girls Basketball: Upsala rolls again, overmatching St. John’s Prep

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com Four games, four decisive wins. The Upsala girls basketball team was at it again, Friday, routing St. John’s Prep 69-34 to improve to 4-0. Junior Aimee Pelzer scored 20 points and dished out five … Continue reading

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Wrestling: Royals overpower Ogilvie 57-21

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com Senior Andy Poster, sophomores Mitch Lange and Shawn Urbanski and freshman Brady Moulzolf earned falls as the Royals cruised past Ogilvie 57-21, Thursday. Junior Cory Wensmann pulled out a 7-5 win in overtime at … Continue reading

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Wrestling: Pioneers use four pins, two technical falls to take down Royals

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com With Pierz leading 17-13 midway through Tuesday’s wrestling match-up with Royalton-Upsala, Pioneers senior Alex Julich clung to a 9-8 lead at 145 pounds. Locked in a tie-up with time running down, Julich managed to … Continue reading

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