Austin Friesen Announces Commitment to University of Wisconsin – Superior

JOHNSTOWN – The Johnstown Tomahawks are pleased to announce that defenseman Austin Friesen committed to University of Wisconsin- Superior.

Friesen, of Winnipeg, Manitoba, has fifteen points (four goals and eleven assists) in 60 games played.

“Austin contributed in a variety of ways to our blue line this past season. His game really emerged and he showed the ability he has as a two way defenseman. I thought in the playoffs he took his game to a new level and was outstanding. A great team guy that everybody loved, I am excited for him and his opportunity with Superior.”

University of Wisconsin – Superior is located in Superior, Wisconsin and their team, the Yellowjackets, plays in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference as an NCAA Division III school.