November 27, 2004
Jeff Strauch ran for over 200 yards for the second game in a row as Mount Union advanced to the NCAA Division 3 quarterfinals with a 27-6 victory over Wheaton. Jeff had 206 yards on 25 carries and scored two touchdowns, including an 81 yard run with 4:51 left to put the game out of reach.
Mark Lightfoot saw his college career come to a close as Wooster lost their Division 3 playoff game to Carthage. The Scots were their own worst enemy, committing 7 turnovers in the 14-7 loss.
Co-captain Dave Rehker leads his Miami Redhawks into the MAC Championship game next Thursday, December 2, at 7:30 PM. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN by Kirk Herbstreit and Lee Corso. Big Dave starts at center for the Redhawks.