1954 Ashland University “Hungry Hounds”
- Undefeated Football Team
- Head Coach; Robert W. Brownson Assistants: Wes Crile & William Pedigo
- Record: 7 – 0 First in the Nation in Team Defense
- Second in the Nation in Pass Defense, Fifth in the Nation in Rushing Defense
- 1st Jack Bishop, Al Gamertsfelder, Jim Firestone, Bill Howard, Al Brady, Dan McBride, Jack McMaster
- 2nd Coach Wes Crile, Bob Martin, Bill Harner, Brad Sargent, Bob Reho, Bill Wilgus, Charles Moore, Jim Fiscus, Coach Bob Brownson, Coach Bill Pedigo.
- 3rd Herb Brown, Jack Augenstein, David Lersch, Duane Yoder, Bob Adkins, Marion Zody, Frank Debevec
- 4th Bob Palmer, Dick Lindsay, Jim Restle, Ron Pratt, Bill Wojanis, Gordon Mackey.
- 5th Bill Duckworth, Tom Anderson, Herb Erkkila, Bob Getz, Stan Rickel.
- Absent from picture: Jim Johnson, Dick Hunt, Dave Monroe, Scott Pastor, Arlie McCartt, Sid Siddell, Jack Purtell.
- Ashland 40, Kenyon 0
- Ashland 13, Ohio Northern 0
- Ashland 21, Slippery Rock 6
- Ashland 6, Indiana Central 0
- Ashland 7, Bluffton 0
- Ashland 19, Findlay 13
- Ashland 13, Defiance
- Mid-Ohio League Champs
Nominator: Dan McBride
Back row: L-rt: Dick Hunt, Bill Wilgus, Al Brady, Marion Zody, Duane Yoder, Frank Debevec, Dick Lindsay, Ron Pratt, Jim Restle, Stan Rickel.
Front: L-rt: Coach Wes Crile, Bill Howard, Bill Harner, Jim Firestone, Al Gamertsfelder,
Dan McBride, Dave Lersch, Bob Adkins, Herb Brown, Jim Fiscus, Bob Palmer, Jim Johnson.