November 6, 2012
A Sunday sprint
In the second overtime of a rare Sunday game, Montclair State
sophomore Billy Merz stepped in front of a pass from Brockport
State's Joe Scibilia and took it 100 yards to the end zone, lifting
the Red Hawks to the 55-49 win. It's the Play of the Week.
The Play of the Week is sponsored by the City of
Salem, hosts of Stagg Bowl XL. Tickets on sale now.
solicit video of top plays from every Division III
football program and this was our top clip. Week 10 Play of the Week finalists
Oberlin's Robin Witjes takes a backwards pass and immediately
flings it downfield for a 50-yard touchdown, helping the Yeomen
defeat Wabash for the first time since 1945.
Watch Franklin wide receiver Kyle Linville makes a spectacular diving
catch in the corner of the end zone for the first score of the game
in a 23-9 win against Bluffton.
Watch Northwestern's Chris Simon-Wallace caught a short pass from
quarterback Josh Balzer before hurdling a Greenville defender and
hauling four Panthers into the end zone with him for a touchdown.
You can see all of the nominated plays on our Week 10 highlights
playlist below, and even more top plays on
D3sports.com YouTube channel. Week 10 Play of the Week nominees
On the UW-Platteville highlight, you make the call. Is that a
catch? Use the forward and back buttons to scroll through the full