SPORTS SHORTS: Upah takes to national wrestling mat

CEDAR RAPIDS – Former East Marshall/GMG standout Sam Upah finished 2-2 – one win shy of All-American status – at the NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships March 15-16.

Upah, a Wartburg College junior, was seeded sixth at nationals. He won by injury default and then by major decision before dropping a 5-2 decision in the 184-pound quarterfinals and a 5-3 decision in wrestlebacks.

Wartburg won its third consecutive national title.

Legion golf cart space now available

Golf cart space for the upcoming season at the American Legion Golf Course is available on a first-come, first-served basis, though season tickets to the Legion are required for cart space rental. Contact the Legion pro shop and John Schrempf at (641) 752-1834 for more information.