HCAC Football Play of the Year Poll

Plays were nominated every week by each school's football coaching staff and each week's winning play was selected by fans via Twitter and Facebook. 

The winning play from the 2012 season will be announced Wednesday at 12:00 PM (EST) with voting closing at 10:00 AM (EST).

Week 1:

Rose-Hulman running back Kyle Kovach scampers in from 60-yards, bringing the Engineers within 29-28 in the 4th quarter. The touchdown put Kovach over 200 yards on the night.


Week 2:

Defiance running back Aaron Smith scores from 58-yards in the 2nd quarter of DC's 23-13 loss at Adrian. The score was DC's first of the season, Smith's first career TD, and made it a 9-7 contest.


Week 3:

Defiance College senior wide receiver Jon Carrabino hauls in an 80-yard touchdown reception in the fourth quarter of DC's 33-20 loss to Rose-Hulman.

Week 4:

Manchester University DE Jon Scribner makes a diving one-handed interception with 7:00 to go in the 3rd quarter against Rose-Hulman Saturday. The interception led to a Spartan touchdown two plays later to cut the lead and start the big comeback for Manchester. MU fell to Rose-Hulman 28-26.

Week 5:

Hanover College wide receiver Daniel Passafiume scores the game-winning touchdown in overtime on a 25-yard reverse, capping off the Panthers 33-27 come-from-behind win over Rose-Hulman. The Panthers trailed by 20 points in the fourth quarter before pulling off the overtime victory.

Week 6:

Hanover College's Dan Passafiume returns an Anderson University kickoff 89 yards for a touchdown to begin the second half of play. The Panthers earned a 54-14 win over the Ravens.

Week 7:

Manchester University receiver Kurt Monix takes a screen pass from Nick Williams and takes it 44 yards for a Spartans touchdown late in the second quarter, giving the black and gold a 31-0 lead over Earlham College at halftime. Manchester won the game 45-9.

Week 8:

Hanover College linebacker Justin Magaw picks off a deflected Defiance College pass and returns it 65 yards for a touchdown in the 4th QT, capping off the scoring in a 47-14 win over the Yellow Jackets.

Week 10:

Franklin College wide receiver Kyle Linville makes a spectacular diving catch in the corner of the end zone in Franklin's 23-9 win over Bluffton. The catch was made midway through the 1st quarter, giving FC a 6-0 lead.

Week 11:

Bluffton University senior defensive back Tyler Hensley intercepts a Defiance pass in the second overtime to seal a 27-24 win over DC. The Beavers won their third straight in the series and secured the school's first winning season since 2000.

Voting has closed!  Follow the HCAC on Twitter (@HCACDIII) to see which play won!

Archived Weeks

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

Week 5

Week 6

Week 7

Week 8

Week 9 (No Award Given)

Week 10

Week 11