Franklin and Marshall Diplomats

Past Records

2016 (0-0, 0-0 CC)
2015 (6-4, 5-4 CC)
2014 (5-5, 4-5 CC)
2013 (7-4, 6-3 CC)
2012 (7-4, 6-3 CC)
2011 (3-7, 3-6 CC)
2010 (6-5, 5-4 CC)
2009 (9-2, 6-2 CC)
2008 (4-6, 3-5 CC)
2007 (4-6, 4-4 CC)
2006 (3-7, 2-4 CC)
2005 (5-6, 4-2 CC)
2004 (8-3, 4-2 CC)
2003 (4-6, 3-3 CC)
2002 (4-6, 2-4 CC)
2001 (1-9, 0-6 CC)
2000 (0-10, 0-8 CC)
1999 (2-8, 2-6 CC)

Team Quick Facts

Franklin and Marshall


Enrollment: 2302
Location: Lancaster, PA
Colors: Blue, White
Stadium: Sponaugle-Williams Field (4000)
Surface: Grass

News Releases

September 14, 2016
A tree grows in Allentown
Mike Donnelly's coaching tree continues to develop new branches. There are now six D-III head...
August 29, 2016
10 games to watch in 2016
There's a new Around the Mid-Atlantic columnist, but he's no stranger to readers....
November 5, 2015
Centennial, MAC pull out of ECAC bowls
With the ECAC taking postseason bowl games away from local campuses and relocating them all to...
September 29, 2015
Starting off strong at Susquehanna
The first coaching transition at Susquehanna in 26 years has been a smooth one so far. The Crusaders...
September 15, 2015
Finding a way to win
Three programs started the season 2-0, but had to make major adjustments along the way. Find out how...
September 14, 2015
Finding a way to win
Shenandoah, Gettysburg, and Franklin and Marshall are off to great starts, but each team had to make...
September 12, 2015
Top 25: Wartburg wins showdown; Muhlenberg upset
The Knights won a defensive battle at No. 19 Bethel, while F&M scored twice in the final five...
September 3, 2015
Season opens with epic defensive battle
Ursinus and a Division II school played to a scoreless regulation, then needed five overtimes to...
September 6, 2014
Diplomats Edge Dutchmen in Season Opener
Franklin & Marshall defeated Lebanon Valley 28-21 in non-conference football action Saturday...
November 7, 2012
Competitive Centennial teams have their ups and downs
Franklin and Marshall has bounced back from a 3-7 campaign last season to being an outside playoff...
November 3, 2012
Top 25 wrap: Wabash, Hopkins fall
Oberlin shocked No. 10 Wabash, ending the Little Giants' NCAC title hopes, while Johns Hopkins lost...
October 13, 2012
Diplomats Dominate McDaniel
Franklin & Marshall defeated McDaniel 35-10 in Centennial Conference (CC) football action...
September 25, 2012
Players do well at doing good
Players such as Ursinus' Tony Rosa and Franklin and Marshall's Chad Tothero who devote what little...
September 1, 2012
Diplomats March Past Generals
Lamont Jackson's nine-yard run with 15 seconds remaining in the game delivered Franklin &...
November 12, 2011
Bullets Edge Diplomats
LANCASTER, Pa. – Two turnovers proved to be the difference as Gettysburg handed Franklin &...
November 5, 2011
Battle in Baltimore
Franklin & Marshall gave Johns Hopkins its toughest game of the year Saturday at Homestead...
October 29, 2011
Crusaders Defeat Diplomats
LANCASTER, Pa. -- Greg Tellish picked up 219 all-purpose yards with four touchdowns to lead...
October 22, 2011
Special Day
One of the most mundane plays in any football game – the punt – turned out to be one of...
October 1, 2011
Dickinson Reclaims Wagon
Dickinson scored 21 unanswered points to open the second half en route to a 31-24 victory over...
September 24, 2011
Diplomats Soar Over Eagles
Franklin & Marshall's defense caused four turnovers, and its offense had five different players...
September 10, 2011
Mules Down Diplomats
Muhlenberg's defense forced four interceptions and picked up seven sacks as the Mules defeated...
September 3, 2011
Diplomats Fall to Generals
Franklin & Marshall opened its 2011 campaign with a 24-10 setback to No. 18 Washington and Lee...
February 17, 2011
Camping for a cause
Lauren’s First and Goal Foundation has begun accepting registrations for its 2011 football...
November 14, 2010
ECAC bowl game pairings
Twelve eastern schools get to play one additional postseason game, in the Eastern College Athletic...
October 30, 2010
DeStefano Delivers Homecoming Win
On a day that Franklin & Marshall ran into trouble on long snaps, short snaps and holds, it...
October 23, 2010
Diplomats Stubborn in Second Half
Franklin & Marshall spoiled Muhlenberg’s homecoming with a 17-7 Centennial Conference (CC)...
October 19, 2010
Coaches with a cause
Franklin and Marshall coach John Troxell gives of his time to Lauren's First and Goal Foundation, to...
October 16, 2010
Hounds Late Run Downs Diplomats
Joe Tegan's 31-yard dash to the end zone was the difference-maker as Moravian handed Franklin &...
October 2, 2010
Diplomats Dig Out
For the second time in as many weeks, Franklin & Marshall found itself in an early hole. For the...
September 25, 2010
Diplomats Fly Past Eagles
Franklin & Marshall junior John Harrison set school records for career completions and passing...
September 17, 2010
Diplomats Claim the Wagon
John Kaschak pounded out 129 yards and a pair of touchdowns on 24 carries to lead Franklin &...
September 11, 2010
Ursinus 10, Franklin and Marshall 7
LANCASTER, Pa — Justin Decristofaro's 22-yard touchdown pass to Nick Giarratano gave Ursinus...

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