LANCASTER, Pa. – Brendan Wengerter (Cresskill, N.J./Cresskill) has been named Centennial Conference Co-Defensive Player of the Week for his role in Franklin & Marshall's 14-7 win at Moravian on Saturday.
Wengerter spearheaded the Diplomats defense with team-high 10 tackles (6 solo, 4 assists). One and a half of those tackles were for a loss. The sophomore also forced a fumble and picked off a pass. He leads the team with 43 tackles this season with two picks, also a team-high.
The honor is the first for Wengerter and the first for any Diplomat this season.
The Diplomats return home next weekend when F&M hosts Susquehanna at 1 p.m