Boys Basketball: Upsala doubles up Isle in regular season finale

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The Upsala boys basketball team gathered some momentum for the postseason, by doubling up visiting Isle 76-38, Friday.

Seven players piled up at least six points for the Cardinals, led by junior Eric Frieler with 16 and sophomore Christian Pekarek with 13.

Senior Thomas Ripplinger and junior Avery Smieja each reached double figures and grabbed seven rebounds.

Juniors Matt Abeler (7) and Garrett Wolf (7), sophomore Dylan Zimmerman (6) and juniors Andy Nelson (3) and Nick Frieler (2) also scored.


Upsala 76, Isle 38

Isle       17 21 – 38
Upsala  37 39 – 76

Upsala—Eric Frieler, 16; Christian Pekarek, 13 (5 steals, 4 rebounds); Thomas Ripplinger, 12 (7 rebounds); Avery Smeija, 10 (7 rebounds); Matt Abeler, 7; Garrett Wolf, 7; Dylan Zimmerman, 6; Andy Nelson, 3; Nick Frieler, 2 (6 assists, 4 rebounds).

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