RINDGE, N.H. (September 20, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team opened the season with a bang in its first team match of the 2018-19 season on Thursday afternoon. The Ravens dropped only one doubles match on the day, on the way to a 7-0 win at home over visiting Post in non-conference play.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 20, 2018) -- Right-hander Zach Hart (Wallingford, Conn.) of the Franklin Pierce University baseball team helped lead the Wareham Gatemen to a title this summer in the Cape Cod Baseball League. After the conclusion of the summer league season, he was featured in the most recent issue of New England Baseball Journal. Click through to read the full article.
The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team suffered their third straight shutout defeat this time at the hands of Northeast-10 Conference opponent the College of Saint Rose Wednesday Evening at Sullivan Field. With the victory, the Golden Knights remain unblemished at 6-0, 3-0 NE10 while the Ravens dropped to 0-3 in league play.
Franklin Pierce University freshman Christine Songcuan (Lancaster, Calif.) has been selected as the Northeast-10 Conference Women’s Golf Rookie of the Week it was announced Wednesday afternoon by the league offices.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 19, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University cross country program currently has both its men’s and women’s teams ranked among the top 10 teams in the East Region, as announced on Tuesday by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Franklin Pierce is one of six schools in the East Region to currently have both its men’s and women’s teams regionally ranked.
The Franklin Pierce University volleyball team battled valiantly on Tuesday evening almost coming back from a 2-0 deficit before falling 3-2 (16-25, 24-26, 25-14, 25-22, 12-15) to Merrimack College. With the win, the Warriors even up their conference record at 1-1 while the Ravens dropped their second setback of the conference slate.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (September 18, 2018) – The goals came fast and furious in the final 20 minutes at Penmen Stadium on Tuesday night. Holding a 2-1 lead, the No. 24 nationally ranked Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team pushed the margin out to 3-1, before Southern New Hampshire struck twice in 97 seconds to level things at 3-3 with under 15 minutes to play. In the end, junior midfielder Gabi Pereira (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) buried a free kick in the 85th minute to lift the Ravens to a 4-3 win on the road in Northeast-10 Conference play.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 18, 2018) – This time, the deficit proved too big for the Franklin Pierce University field hockey team. The Ravens – who have made a habit of staging come-from-behind wins – found themselves facing a 2-0 halftime deficit on Tuesday night at Sodexo Field. This time though, the crimson and grey could not cut into the deficit, as No. 7 nationally ranked Merrimack continued on to a 3-0 victory in the non-conference contest. Senior back Samantha Bartush scored twice in the victory for the Warriors.
Franklin Pierce University junior men’s golfer Keeton Foster (Spofford, N.H.) shot an even second round (70) to lead the men’s golf program to a second place finish at the 2018 Penmen Fall Invitational Tuesday at the Hanover Country Club.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 18, 2018) – Freshman Riley Fenoff (Danville, Vt.) of the Franklin Pierce University men’s cross country team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week, for the week ending on Sept. 16, as announced on Tuesday by the Conference office.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 18, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team has entered the United Soccer Coaches national poll as the No. 24 ranked team in the country, in advance of Tuesday’s night’s Northeast-10 Conference showdown at Southern New Hampshire, as announced Tuesday morning by the coaches’ association.
On a Very Special Edition of Media Monday, we take a look inside the Athletic Training Room, courtesy of three of Franklin Pierce's athletic trainers. Our Matt Janik is joined by Christine Levreault, Tyler Baran, Makina Itchkavich-Levasseur and, of course, Saki. The group discusses the unseen challenges of the job, the adjustments being made by new people in new roles, and... Christine's figure skating background.
Nobody ever explained why Makina was wearing the sunglasses though...
QUEENS, N.Y. (September 18, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team was in action over the weekend, as the squad opened its fall season at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association East Regional, hosted by Adelphi University and Queens (N.Y.) College at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The Ravens had several strong showings at the multi-day event, as sophomore Roberto Chong (Puigpunyent, Spain) advanced to the round of 16 in the singles draw, while the team of junior Yuval Barak (Zicron Ya’akov, Israel) and freshman Preston Gordon (Essex Junction, Vt.) did the same in the doubles draw.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 17, 2018) – Junior forward Veronica Marques (Sao Paulo, Brazil) of the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Player of the Week, as announced on Monday by the Conference office.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 17, 2018) – Due to anticipated wet weather throughout the area throughout Tuesday morning and early afternoon, the Franklin Pierce University field hockey team has adjusted the start time of its non-conference home game against Merrimack.
JAMESVILLE, N.Y. (September 16, 2018) – Senior Sarah Daley (Beverly, Mass.) fired a round of 78 (+6) on Sunday, to lead the way for the Franklin Pierce University women’s golf team at the first day of the Le Moyne Fall Invitational. The Ravens rank second after one day of play at the two-day event, held at the 6275-yard, par-72 Pompey Club.
The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team went scoreless for the second consecutive game as they were defeated 1-0 by Northeast-10 Conference opponent Assumption College Saturday evening in Worcester, Mass. With the win, the Greyhounds improve to 2-0 in league play while the Ravens suffered their second defeat.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 15, 2018) – The shot attempts were more balanced on Saturday evening at Abdow Field, but the rest of the stat line remained lopsided in favor of the Ravens in the first road game of the season for the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team. The Ravens picked up a goal in the 31st minute from junior forward Veronica Marques (Sao Paulo, Brazil), added another from senior midfielder Nathalia Maria da Silva (Sao Paulo, Brazil) in the 65th minute and were not tested significantly on the defensive end of the field, as they rolled to a 2-0 win in Northeast-10 Conference play at American International.
DARTMOUTH, Mass. (September 15, 2018) – Sophomore Marissa Farago (Salisbury, Mass.) chalked up a top-50 finish in a 318-runner field on Saturday, to lead the way for the Franklin Pierce University women’s cross country team. The Ravens were able to put five among the top 125 finishers, which allowed the team to post a 10th-place finish in the 45-team meet.
DARTMOUTH, Mass. (September 15, 2018) – Freshman Riley Fenoff (Danville, Vt.) led three Ravens in the top 25 of a 295-runner field on Saturday, as the Franklin Pierce University men’s cross country team finished fourth, out of 41 teams, at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational. Fenoff finished in 12th, and was followed by sophomore Hugo Arlabosse (Marseille, France) in 15th and junior Jason Reed (Foxborough, Mass.) in 22nd.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 15, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University sprint football team held its own for a quarter and then some against Navy on Saturday afternoon, but the floodgates opened in the second quarter at Sodexo Field. Navy piled up 24 second-quarter points and added 21 more in the second half, on the way to a 45-7 win in the Collegiate Sprint Football League opener for both teams. Junior quarterback Walt Fagan threw for 107 yards and four touchdowns to lead the way for the Midshipmen. The Ravens did themselves no favors on the afternoon, as Franklin Pierce turned the ball over six times and committed 16 penalties totaling 165 yards.
The Franklin Pierce University volleyball team ended their tough non-conference schedule with a 3-0 (19-25, 19-25, 17-25) defeat at the hands of Daemen College Saturday morning on the campus of Roberts Wesleyan College.
The Franklin Pierce University volleyball team competed in their final doubleheader of the 2018 campaign on Friday at Roberts Wesleyan College. The Ravens were defeated in their first game 3-0 (20-25, 12-25, 12-25) by Urbana University and ended the nightcap with a 3-1 (26-24, 15-25, 25-15, 25-21) victory against the host Red Hawks. The split gave the Ravens their fourth win of the season.
Franklin Pierce University men’s basketball head coach David Chadbourne is proud to announce that renowned shooting instructor Dave Hopla will make an appearance on campus in the Fieldhouse on Sunday, September 23rd at 11:00 a.m.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 12, 2018) – Junior forward Veronica Marques (Sao Paulo, Brazil) popped home a pair of goals in the first 20 minutes and later added a second-half assist to pile up five points on Wednesday night, as the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team put away Le Moyne, 4-1. The Ravens were dominant in the Northeast-10 Conference contest to cap their season-opening three-game homestand.