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Another successful season is in the books for the Badgers, and as part of its year in review, UWBadgers.com is asking fans to vote for the year's top play. Review the nominees below, re-live the big moments and then make your choice for the 2010-11 Wisconsin Athletics Play of the Year.

Fans can vote once per day beginning Wednesday, June 22. Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, June 28, with the winning play to be announced June 27 on UWBadgers.com.

David Gilreath - Football
Opening kickoff return for TD vs. Ohio State (Oct. 16)

The buildup to No. 16 Wisconsin's clash with No. 1-ranked Ohio State seemed almost unending, but it took just seconds for David Gilreath to show how the Badgers would respond to one of the most hyped games in their history. The senior took the opening kickoff and sprinted around and through the Buckeyes' coverage unit as part of a 97-yard return for touchdown, a score that paved the way for a 31-18 victory. UW's first win over the nation's top-ranked team in 29 years set off one of the biggest celebrations in Camp Randall Stadium history -- and set the stage for a run to the Big Ten title.

Brad Nortman - Football
Fake punt to keep drive alive vs. Iowa (Oct. 23)

Facing a fourth-and-4 and backed up on their own 26 yard line, the 10th-ranked Badgers dipped into their bag of tricks to keep a crucial late-game drive alive against No. 12 Iowa. With blocks laid out perfectly ahead of him, punter Brad Nortman tucked the ball and ran 17 yards to give UW a first down that kept the series moving and helped bring the Heartland Trophy back to Madison. The drive eventually led to Montee Ball’s game-winning score in a dramatic 31-30 victory inside hostile Kinnick Stadium.

Landon Peacock - Men’s Cross Country
Late pass to win Big Ten title at home (Oct. 31)

Winners of a dozen straight conference titles, the Wisconsin men’s cross country team has often taken the drama out of the Big Ten championship race in building its latest dynasty. That wasn’t the case as the Badgers made it 12 straight with an outstanding performance on their home course. Landon Peacock’s fantastic finish at the Zimmer Championship Course -- which included picking off three competitors in the race’s final meters -- ended with the senior out-leaning Indiana’s Andrew Bayer for the individual title by just a half-second.

Lin Zastrow - Women’s Basketball
Game-tying tip-in at buzzer vs. Wyoming (Dec. 15)

The Badgers grabbed a key road win at Wyoming in their non-conference finale, but the 63-59 victory wouldn’t have been if not for a clutch play from their senior leader. The Badgers had their chance for the final shot of regulation, but Alyssa Karel’s jumper with 12 seconds remaining rimmed out. Fellow senior Lin Zastrow played hero, however, tipping in the rebound to push the contest to overtime.

Justin Schultz - Men’s Hockey
OT game-winning goal vs. Canisius (Jan. 8)

In the Badgers’ final non-conference game of the season, visiting Canisius put up three goals in the third period to tie the score at 5-5 and force overtime at the Kohl Center. With just 8 seconds remaining in the extra session, Justin Schultz -- the WCHA Defensive Player of the Year -- took a pass from Jake Gardiner and tucked the puck in on the back side of the net for the game-winning tally.

Josh Gasser - Men’s Basketball
Buzzer-beating 3-pointer for win at Michigan (Feb. 23)

The 12th-ranked Wisconsin men’s basketball team had plenty of time for a final shot, and logic said the Badgers would keep the ball in the hot hand of junior Jordan Taylor. When Michigan double-teamed Taylor, however, the stage was set for a heroic heave from Josh Gasser. The freshman responded by banking in a last-gasp 3-pointer that hit glass before splashing through the net as time expired on a 53-52 win over the Wolverines. The shot gave UW its 10th-straight win over Michigan and helped the Badgers secure a third-place finish in the Big Ten standings.

Kelly Nash - Women’s Hockey
OT game-winner to win WCHA Final Face-Off (March 5)

With the WCHA Final Face-Off crown on the line in a rivalry matchup against Minnesota, the Badgers needed a lift in overtime. Their first lead of the game came with just 49 seconds to go in the extra period as senior Kelly Nash took a pass from fellow senior Geena Prough and wristed the game-winner past Gophers goaltender Noora Raty. The goal gave UW its fourth WCHA tournament title and kept the Badgers’ unbeaten streak alive at 24 straight games.

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