October 22, 2014

Warhawks advance, Platteville’s season comes to an end

UW-Whitewater forced four turnovers and held Franklin to 4-rushing yards on the

Lance Leipold

Lance Leipold

way to a 33-3 victory in the second-round of the NCAA Division III playoff game at Perkins Stadium.

The fifth-ranked Warhawks (12-0) advanced to the quarterfinals and will be at a home again at noon on Saturday against Linfield (11-0).

Warhawks quarterback Matt Behrendt was efficient, completing 20 of 31 for 214 yards and three touchdowns.  Behrendt now has 32 touchdowns and just one interception this season.

Pioneers fall

UW-Platteville lost its second round playoff game, falling 52-24 to North Central college.

The Pioneers saw their season end at 10-2.