Labry, Fickel, Brandt Big Winners For AU At Mercyhurst

Joe Brandt
Joe Brandt

Three AU wrestlers won championships on Saturday (Nov. 9) at the Mercyhurst Open.

Michael Labry at 133 pounds, Brent Fickel at 149 pounds and Joe Brandt at 197 pounds were crowned as champions. Labry and Brandt were All-Americans a year ago.

AU also got third place finishes from Brandon O'Neill at 184 pounds and Tyler Houska at 285 pounds.

This was the second consecutive weekend the Eagles went on the road for a tournament. Next Saturday (Nov. 16) the Eagles will wrestle at home for the first time. The Simonson Open will be held in Kates Gymnasium.