Mr. and Mrs. Bradley Sawatzke proudly announce the engagement of their son, Clayton Bradley Sawatzke, to Anna Christine Messerly, daughter of Chris and Joanne Messerly of Vadnais Heights, Minn.
Anna graduated from Mounds View High School in 2005, and then attended St. Olaf College where she earned a degree in psychology.
Following graduation from St. Olaf, Anna enrolled in the physical therapy program at the University of Minnesota, where she earned her doctorate in 2012. She is employed at Monticello Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine.
Clay is a 2005 graduate of Monticello High School. He attended Concordia College in Moorhead, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in communication and in print journalism. He is employed at the Monticello Times as a sports editor. The couple will be married Oct. 19 in Minnetonka.