By PATRICK SLACK
Upsala also carried a lead deep into its playoff opener at second-seeded Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City (ACGC), Tuesday, before the Falcons took control with a six-run fifth inning on their way to an 11-4 win.
Senior Alissa Zehrer, junior Kaelin Smieja and eighth-grader Katlin Welinski each collected two hits for Upsala.
Upsala finished the season with a 6-8 record.
Seniors on this year’s team included Zehrer, Kim Mayer and Maria Jensen.
Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 11, Upsala 4
Upsala—Kaelin Smieja: 2-3; Katlin Welinski: 2-3; Alissa Zehrer: 2-4.