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Indy TV Station Covers Tigers' Big Win Over Millsaps

October 3, 2009

2009-millsaps-wxin.jpgOctober 3, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — "In Greencastle, DePauw hoping to notch their third win of the season today against their conference rivals from Jackson, Mississippi -- Millsaps," noted WXIN-TV sports director Chris Hagan. The Indianapolis FOX affiliate was on hand for today's game at Blackstock Stadium and aired highlights of the Tigers' exciting 29-27 victory in its late newscast. Video Link [Download Video: "DePauw-Millsaps Highlights on FOX 59" - 9322kb]

The minute-long highlight montage was followed by a lengthy feature on the DePauw football team, including comments from interim head coach Robbythomas wrona wxin2009.jpg Long, senior quarterback Spud Dick, junior wide receiver Alex Koors, and junior defensive back Thomas Wrona, whose 7 tackles on the afternoon included a stop on a two-point conversion attempt which sealed the Tiger victory.

"As soon as I saw #24 run out there, I knew that it was me or him," Wrona says. "One ne was gonna win and there was no way I was letting him go."

"My previous three years, we haven't been able to beat em," Dick notes. "So this is huge. I really can't say enough about how well everybody played to be able to pull this out."

A segment of the Larry Hawley report can be seen here: Video Link [Download Video: "Tigers Respond to Millsaps Outcome" - 3801kb].

2008 Monon Bell DVD.jpgAccess video of the complete story, as well as related videos, at the station's Web site.

Comprehensive information on the DePauw football team -- which is now 3-1 on the season-- can be found at the official online home of the Tigers.

Pre-orders are being accepted for the limited edition DVD of the 116th Monon Bell Classic, which will be played November 14. Details and an online order form can be found here.

Source: WXIN (Fox)/Indianapolis

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