It has been a busy day for Ashland University senior 197-pounder Joe Brandt.
Earlier on Tuesday (Jan. 26), Brandt was named the latest Super Region Two Wrestler of the Week by D2Wrestle.com. Later Tuesday afternoon, Brandt was named Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Wrestler of the Week.
On Jan. 20 at Notre Dame College, Brandt, ranked No. 3 in Division II, topped NDC's Garrett Lineberger, the No. 4-ranked grappler in the country, by a 3-1 decision. The victory was Brandt's 99th as an Eagle, and his 13th of 2015-16.
Brandt also is the top-ranked wrestler at 197 in Super Region Two.
AU's wrestling team will compete at the Region II Duals in Hartsville, S.C. on Friday (Jan. 29) and Saturday (Jan. 30).