SIOUX FALLS, S.D.– Augustana wrestling added another wrestler to the 2021-22 signing class on Wednesday. Tae Ellenbecker will enroll in the fall of 2022.
Tae Ellenbecker | 165/174 pounds | Sioux Falls, S.D. | Lincoln HS
“Excited to announce that Tae will be joining our program this fall. Tae is a local kid we have known forever. He has been in our freestyle club run by our athletes and has worked with a few of them for years. Tae is very passionate for the sport of wrestling and those are the kind of kids we like. Tae is also an exceptional student, he is going to be a great student-athlete for us.”-Coach Reitmeier
High School: Ellenbecker graduated from Lincoln High School in May of 2022. As a senior, he held an overall record of 44-12. Ellenbecker placed second at the state tournament and earned all-conference honors.
Personal: Tae is the son of Jessie and Tony Ellenbecker. He has two younger siblings and enjoys going to the gym. While at Augustana, he plans to major in computer science.