Ashland University's wrestling team had a 19-10 lead late in Wednesday (Feb. 11) night's dual at Tiffin, but came away with a 20-19 loss to the Dragons.
Sophomore 149-pounder Brent Fickel earned an 11-2 major decision over Jett Hurt to improve to 11-5 on the season. Decision victories also were earned by junior Zeb Beam at 157 pounds (6-3), Luke Cramer at 174 (1-0) and Kurt Schaefer at 184 (5-2). Beam now is 11-9 on the season, Cramer is 13-8 and Schaefer is 25-9.
Junior Michael Labry won at 133 pounds by forfeit.
Ashland's final home action of the 2014-15 season will be Saturday (Feb. 14) at 10 a.m. in the Ashland Open.