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Wisconsin Lutheran wide receiver Josh Stodola made a one-handed grab against Ripon, hauling in the pass from quarterback Zach Shaw in the third quarter to put the Warriors ahead 24-0. It's the first D3football.com Play of the Week for the 2012 season.

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

Week 1 Play of the Week finalists

  • Mount Union's Chris Denton returned two punts for touchdowns on Saturday in a win against Franklin. Here's one of them worth watching. Watch
  • As of this point, 166,000 have already seen it, but in case you missed it, Eureka quarterback Sam Durley made history on Saturday. Watch

You can see all of the nominated plays on our Week 1 highlights playlist below, and even more top plays on the D3sports.com YouTube channel.

Week 1 Play of the Week nominees

Nov. 18: All times Eastern
3rd - 05:09
20 Husson
14 Springfield
Video Live stats Live stats Audio
Start of 3rd
10 Huntingdon
27 Berry
Video Video Live stats Audio
10:00 3rd
0 Western New England
14 Delaware Valley
Video Live stats
Halftime
0 Plymouth State
38 Brockport
Video Live stats
3rd - 07:11
21 Frostburg State
7 Wittenberg
Video Preview Live stats Audio
3rd - 05:18
0 Washington and Lee
14 Mount Union
Tickets Preview Audio Audio Video Live stats
End of 2nd
20 RPI
17 Wesley
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Halftime
6 Johns Hopkins
14 Washington and Jefferson
Video Live stats Audio
2nd - 10:10
17 Monmouth
14 Trine
Video Live stats Live stats Audio
2nd - 15:00
0 Chapman
7 Mary Hardin-Baylor
Video Preview Live stats Tickets
End 1Q
0 Case Western Reserve
0 Illinois Wesleyan
Video Preview Live stats
14:00 2nd Qtr.
0 Lakeland
14 UW-Oshkosh
Video Preview Preview Live stats Live stats Audio
2nd - 13:18
0 Eureka
6 St. Thomas
Video Preview Live stats
2nd - 12:49
7 Franklin
14 Wartburg
Video Preview Live stats
15:00 2Q
0 St. John's
7 North Central (Ill.)
Video Live stats Audio
3:00 PM
Hardin-Simmons at Linfield
Video Live stats Audio
Nov. 17: All times Eastern
Final
Merchant Marine 35, at Buffalo State 20
@ Newark, Del.
Video Box Score Photos
Nov. 18: All times Eastern
Final
Muhlenberg 32, at Carnegie Mellon 6
@ Newark, Del. - University of Delaware
Video Box Score
Start of 3rd
7 Widener
14 Franklin and Marshall
Video Live stats Live stats
3rd - 8:43
13 Susquehanna
9 Albright
Audio Live stats Video
Start of 3rd
10 Huntingdon
27 Berry
Video Live stats Video Audio
Halftime
0 Plymouth State
38 Brockport
Video Live stats
3rd - 10:13
0 Washington and Lee
14 Mount Union
Tickets Preview Audio Audio Video Live stats
2nd - 10:10
17 Monmouth
14 Trine
Video Live stats Live stats Audio
End of 2nd
20 RPI
17 Wesley
Video Preview Live stats Audio Tickets
Halftime
6 Johns Hopkins
14 Washington and Jefferson
Video Live stats Audio
3rd - 07:11
21 Frostburg State
7 Wittenberg
Video Preview Live stats Audio
10:00 3rd
0 Western New England
14 Delaware Valley
Video Live stats
3rd - 05:09
20 Husson
14 Springfield
Live stats Live stats Video Audio
End of 2nd
7 Curry
34 Framingham State
Video Live stats
12:00 PM
Cortland at Union
End 1Q
0 Case Western Reserve
0 Illinois Wesleyan
Video Preview Live stats
2nd - 12:49
7 Franklin
14 Wartburg
Video Preview Live stats
2nd - 15:00
0 Chapman
7 Mary Hardin-Baylor
Video Preview Live stats Tickets
14:00 2nd Qtr.
0 Lakeland
14 UW-Oshkosh
Video Preview Preview Live stats Live stats Audio
15:00 2Q
0 St. John's
7 North Central (Ill.)
Video Live stats Audio
2nd - 13:18
0 Eureka
6 St. Thomas
Video Preview Live stats
3:00 PM
Hardin-Simmons at Linfield
Video Live stats Audio
5:00 PM
Salisbury at Ithaca
@ Newark, Del.
Video Live stats
6:00 PM
SUNY-Maritime at WPI
Video Live stats
Nov. 19: All times Eastern
12:00 PM
Stevenson at Alfred
@ University of Delaware
Video Preview Live stats Audio

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