By PATRICK SLACK
Osakis outlasted host Upsala in five sets to win Monday’s Prairie Conference championship match.
After the Cardinals claimed the opening set, the Silverstreaks bounced back to win 17-25, 25-21, 27-25, 17-25, 15-10.
Seniors Aimee Pelzer (21), Makenna Peterson (19) and Tracy Herzog (13) each had double-digit kills and at least five blocks to power Upsala’s offense.
Sophomore Danica Cheney posted a team-high 27 set assists and Pelzer added 22 set assists and 13 digs.
Upsala opens the Section 5A tournament with a home match Friday against the winner between Eden Valley-Watkins and Swanville.