LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's Ilianna Santangelo was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Defensive Player of the Week for field hockey, announced by the league office on Monday. The honor is the fifth in Santangelo's career, and her second this season.
Santangelo (Sudbury, Mass. / Saint Marks) posted a pair of wins in a 2-0 week for the Diplomats. The senior goalkeeper made one save in the 5-0 shutout victory at McDaniel on Wednesday and turned away two shots in the 3-2 come-from-behind win against No. 20 Ursinus over the weekend.
F&M returns to action on Wednesday, Oct. 10, traveling to Gettysburg for a 4:00 p.m. contest.