LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall senior defensive end Joe Granahan was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Defensive Player of the Week announced on Sunday. The honor is the first for Granahan this season and the second for a member of the F&M football team.
Granahan (Garnet Valley, Pa. / Garnet Valley) was the leader of a Diplomat defensive effort that held McDaniel to just 61 rushing and 216 total yards in a 21-14 victory. He registered nine tackles, including five solo stops, with 2.5 sacks, 3.5 tackles for loss and a forced fumble.
The Diplomats return home on Saturday when F&M hosts Susquehanna at 1:00 p.m.