Frandsen sees Ellsworth in Augsburg

Frandsen sees Ellsworth in Augsburg
By Jalen Knuteson on Nov 28, 2016 Pierce County Herald

You can take the wrestler out of Ellsworth, but you can’t take Ellsworth out of a wrestler; or something like that.

Gable Frandsen, currently a junior wrestling for Augsburg College in Minneapolis, is further evidence of that idea.

On Saturday, Dec. 3, when local prep wrestling teams will make the trip to take part in the Ellsworth Invitational at Ellsworth High School, Frandsen and Augsburg will go to La Crosse to wrestle in the Candlewood Suite Duals.

Just like the work ethic that Frandsen said he attributes to the wrestling community, memories of the Ellsworth Invitational have stuck with him as well.   read more

Photo: Augsburg junior Gable Frandsen said the Auggies’ wrestling program shares similarities with the Ellsworth wrestling program, which has helped him succeed. (Photo courtesy of Augsburg athletics)