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Susquehanna running back Greg Tellish takes a screen pass 57 yards for a touchdown in six inches of snow, hurdling over one Franklin and Marshall defender and avoiding another at the same time on the way to the end zone in our Play of the Week. Susquehanna went up 13-0 on the way to a 40-14 win.

The Play of the Week is sponsored by the City of Salem, hosts of Stagg Bowl XXXIX.

Phil Soto-Ortiz and Bryan Stabbe on the call for Franklin & Marshall.

We solicit video of top plays from every Division III football program and this was our top clip. 

Week 9 Play of the Week finalists

  • RPI quarterback Mike Hermann fools the Union defense but only one of the Union broadcast crew with a perfectly executed Statue of Liberty play for a touchdown in the Dutchman Shoes game. Watch
  • Mass-Dartmouth middle linebacker John Cordasco picks off the Curry quarterback then hurdles a would-be tackler en route to a 25-yard return. Watch.
  • Hardin-Simmons running back Steven Rockwell fights through a half-dozen McMurry defenders on the way to the end zone for a 30-yard touchdown run. Watch.
  • Hobart's Devin Worthington picks up the ball after teammate Dane Wilcoxen knocks it loose, returning it 43 yards to set up a Statesmen touchdown in a 27-13 win against WPI. Watch

You can see all of the nominated plays on our Week 9 highlights playlist below, and even more top plays on the D3sports.com YouTube channel.

Week 9 Play of the Week nominees

Aug. 30: All times Eastern
TBA
University of New England at Coast Guard
Live stats
TBA
Frostburg State at Stevenson
6:00 PM
Alma at Baldwin Wallace
Live stats
7:00 PM
Randolph-Macon at Johns Hopkins
7:00 PM
Hamline at Buena Vista
Video Live stats
7:00 PM
LaGrange at Birmingham-Southern
7:00 PM
Trinity (Texas) at McMurry
7:30 PM
Manchester at Trine
8:00 PM
St. Olaf at Crown
8:00 PM
Millsaps at Belhaven
8:00 PM
UW-Platteville at East Texas Baptist
Live stats
Aug. 31: All times Eastern
TBA
Utica at St. Lawrence
6:00 PM
Delaware Valley at Wesley
Live stats
7:00 PM
WPI at Anna Maria
Live stats
7:00 PM
Western New England at Springfield
Live stats
7:00 PM
Nichols at Westfield State
7:00 PM
Millikin at Hope
Preview Live stats
7:00 PM
TCNJ at FDU-Florham
7:00 PM
Becker at MIT
Video Live stats
Dec. 9: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 43, at UW-Oshkosh 40
Box Score Recap Recap Photos
Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 24, Brockport 0
Box Score Recap Photos
Dec. 15: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 12, at Mary Hardin-Baylor 0
@ Salem, Va.
Video Box Score Recap Photos

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