Brandt No. 3 Nationally At 197, Six Eagles Regionally Ranked

Brandt No. 3 Nationally At 197, Six Eagles Regionally Ranked

Ashland University senior Joe Brandt has maintained his No. 3 position nationally at 197 pounds in the latest Division II Wrestling Coaches' Association rankings.

Brandt is 19-2 going into the Eagles' final home dual of the 2015-16 season on Friday (Feb. 12) at 7 p.m. against Tiffin.

He also is one of six AU grapplers who appear in the latest Super Region II rankings. Brandt is the top-ranked 197-pounder in the region.

Also regionally ranked are junior Brent Fickel at 149 pounds (second, 9-7), redshirt freshman Sebastian Vidika at 125 (third, 10-7), freshman Chandler Minnard at 133 (fourth, 11-7), junior Jordan Murphy at 174 (fourth, 16-7) and junior Brandon O'Neill at 184 (fourth, 6-10).

 
 

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