Upsala names its homecoming royalty

Upsala-homecoming-royalty13Upsala’s homecoming week will begin with Coronation Sunday, Oct. 6, at 3 p.m. in the school auditorium. Royalty for this year include seventh grade – Katie Panek and Zach Bruder, eighth grade –Stefani Pohlmann and Matt Herzog, ninth grade – Anna Bruder and Cody Stoermann, 10th grade – Natalie Strassburg and Cody Wensmann and 11th grade – Amanda Tschida and Sam Payne. Senior royalty (pictured) includes front row (from left): king candidates Mitch Lange, Josiah Lojovich, Christian Pekarek, Shawn Urbanski and Dylan Zimmermann. Back row: queen candidates: Savanna Johnson, Katie Ripplinger, Rachel Schlumpberger, Kaelin Smieja and Chelsey Wolbeck. During homecoming week Monday is Flip Flop Day, Tuesday is Stoplight Day, Wednesday has been dubbed Superhero Day, Thursday is Occupation Day and Friday is Spirit Day, with the Dollars for Scholars Walk-a-thon and pep fest. The football game will begin at 7 p.m. in Swanville against the United North Central Warriors.