LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's A.J. Kopacz was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Offensive Player of the Week for men's soccer, announced by the league office on Tuesday. The honor was the second of the season for a member of the Diplomats and the first of Kopacz's career.
Kopacz (Green Brook, N.J. / Oratory Prep.) led No. 4 F&M to a 2-0 week with two goals and an assist. The sophomore forward notched a pair of goals in a 4-1 victory over Eastern on Wednesday and assisted on the 81st-minute game-winner in a 2-1 victory over Ursinus on Saturday.
The sophomore forward leads the Diplomats with seven goals on the season and 16 points.
F&M returns to the field on Saturday, hosting No. 7 Johns Hopkins for a key CC tilt at 1:00 p.m.