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Wrestling: Ellsworth nabs MBC win over New Richmond

Facing an undermanned New Richmond lineup Thursday, second-ranked (Division 2) Ellsworth had no trouble dispatching of the Tigers in a 51-21 Middle Border Conference dual victory.

Winning the first three matches by forfeit, the Panthers made it 27-0 after a pinfall victory by Jens Lantz and a 12-6 decision by Brad Cain at 132 and 138 pounds, respectively.

Gable Frandson (160) and Brock Steldt (195) also won their matches by pin. In total, New Richmond had five forfeits on the night.

Ellsworth heads to a holiday tournament in La Crosse, Wis. on Dec. 27.

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