By PATRICK SLACK
Upsala swept through five opponents en route to winning the gold bracket championship at Thursday’s Upsala tournament.
The Cardinals defeated Sebeka, Royalton and Milaca in pool play, then topped Swanville in the semifinals before sweeping Henning in the finals.
Swanville defeated Onamia and tied with Bertha-Hewitt in pool play on its way to earning fourth place in the gold bracket, with Royalton finishing as the runner-up in the silver bracket.
Swanville plays at Eden Valley-Watkins and Royalton plays at Pillager in the first round of the Section 5A tournament, Thursday.