All newcomers to the Pierce County area hear about two things: cheese curds and Ellsworth wrestling.
You could look at the state titles and you would figure that the program was built on tradition. After talking to a couple of the current Panthers wrestlers, it is clear the program is to the point where the kids don’t feel pressure wrestling for Ellsworth.
Senior Anders Lantz said the biggest influence may be the intimidation that opponents feel wrestling in Ellsworth. Read more