MT. PLEASANT, N.Y. -- Will Carter, a graduate of Westlake High School, was named Empire 8 Football Defensive Player of the Week following Ithaca College's 23-0 win over Frostburg State.
Carter made a career-high 15 tackles including two sacks and three tackles for loss. Carter's efforts highlighted an excellent overall defensive performance for Ithaca, as the Bombers limited Frostburg State to 86 total yards. Frostburg State entered the game averaging 26.4 points per game and 415 yards per game.
Carter, a graduate student at Ithaca, was granted an additional year of eligibility after being sidelined last season with a knee injury.
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