Spartans lose playoff heartbreaker to Gladiators 20-19
By Russ Owens
WAUSAU (WA0W)- The Central Wisconsin Spartans lost a tough game to the Green Bay Gladiators in the first round of the NEFL Playoffs on Saturday 20-19 at Stiehm Stadium.
The Spartans were in the playoffs for the first time in four years when the team was called the Panthers. Central Wisconsin had a 19-14 lead in the fourth quarter, but couldn't quite hold off the Gladiators, as Green Bay knocked them out of the playoffs.