Boys Basketball: Upsala caps perfect week with 71-64 win over West Central

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The Upsala boys basketball team capped a perfect week with a 71-64 win over West Central Area, Thursday.

Senior Garrett Wolf netted 13 points and hauled in 12 rebounds to lead the Cardinals to another Prairie Conference win.

Sophomore Dylan Zimmerman also scored 13 points and junior Eric Frieler knocked down 11 to lead Upsala’s offense.

Junior Matt Abeler and sophomore Christian Pekarek each scored eight points and junior Avery Smieja posted seven points, seven rebounds and five blocks to control the paint.

Upsala plays at Swanville, Tuesday.


Upsala 71, West Central Area 64

Upsala           37 34 – 71
West Central  32 32 – 64

Upsala—Garrett Wolf, 13 (12 rebounds); Dylan Zimmerman, 13; Eric Frieler, 11 (4 steals); Matt Abeler, 8; Christian Pekarek, 8; Avery Smieja, 7 (7 rebounds, 5 blocks); Thomas Ripplinger, 6; Nick Frieler, 5.