Tech’s Vandenberg earns GLIAC honors

Michigan Tech defensive back Jessie Vandenberg was named the GLIAC defensive player of the week after his on the field performance in a 35 to 13 win over Ohio Dominican.

The senior corner had 10 tackles on the day. On the first play from scrimmage, Vandenberg intercepted the pass and returned it for a 35 yard touchdown.

Last season, Vandenberg led the defense in total tackles with 83, and was named to the All-GLIAC second team.