By: Amanda Barnes
On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017, the wrestlers headed to Ayersville to fight for a trip to Columbus next weekend for the Division III State Dual Championship. The Tigers were on a winning streak from last week defeating teams from Paulding, Tinora, and Edgerton and advancing into this week’s tournaments. Picking up victories for the Tigers included Paradyse, Shaneyfelt, Yaney, Kay, Bostelman, Carpenter, Embree, and Henneman. The Tigers defeated Ayersville 36-30 in the regional semifinal and fell to Swanton 52-12 in the final matches of the night ending the meet as Regional Runner-Up. Liberty Center will next travel to Bryan on Tuesday, February 7, along with teams from Fairview and Edgerton.