Following their first Northeast-10 Conference Championship and being selected as the NE10 Team of the Month for September, the Franklin Pierce University women’s golf team hosted the FPU Fall Invitational after a three-week hiatus at the Keene Country Club in Keene, N.H. Sunday and Monday. The Ravens won the event to capture their fourth team title of the fall while six golfers placed within the individual top-10.
Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer freshman forward Oran Ben Zion (Tel Aviv, Israel) has been selected as the Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week it was announced Monday afternoon by the league offices.
NEW LONDON, N.H. (October 14, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s swimming team came away winners for the first time in program history on Saturday, as the Ravens picked up a pair of victories in a tri-meet hosted by Colby-Sawyer College. The Ravens posted a 131-105 victory over the host Chargers, while also tallying a 129-115 win over St. Joseph’s (Maine).
RINDGE, N.H. (October 14, 2017) – After using a pair of second-quarter touchdowns to jump to a 14-3 halftime lead, the Franklin Pierce University sprint football team came up empty in the second half on Saturday afternoon at Sodexo Field. Following a third-quarter touchdown, Cornell got a field goal in the first minute of the fourth quarter and then struck for the game-winning touchdown with just 28 seconds to play, to pull out a 19-14 win on the road in Collegiate Sprint Football League North Division play. Junior quarterback Connor Ostrander rushed for 120 yards and a touchdown, and threw for 90 yards and another score to lead the way for the Big Red.
PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. (October 14, 2017) – Despite posting a 16-8 edge in shot attempts, the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team saw the game’s only goal scored at the other end of the field at Pace Stadium on Saturday night. A 76th-minute strike from junior forward Victoria Kealy was the difference, as Pace dealt the Ravens a 1-0 defeat in Northeast-10 Conference play.
Southern New Hampshire University men’s soccer sophomore defender Louka Masset tallied the game-winning goal in the 71st minute as the Penmen upended the Franklin Pierce University Ravens 2-0 Saturday night in Northeast-10 Conference action at Larkin Field.
RINDGE, N.H. (October 14, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team closed out the fall portion of its schedule in style on Saturday afternoon, by posting a 9-0 win over Emerson at home in non-conference play.
The Franklin Pierce University men’s golf team tied for ninth place at the Le Moyne Fall Invitational this weekend hosted by Northeast-10 Conference school Le Moyne College at the Lake Shore Yacht & Country Club.
Franklin Pierce University volleyball middle blocker Hannah St. Jean (Olympia, Wash.) led all players with a match-best 11 kills and a .476 hitting percentage, but Northeast-10 Conference foe the University of New Haven Chargers defeated the Ravens by a 3-0 (21-25, 13-25, 21-25) score Saturday in The Fieldhouse. With the win, the Chargers move to 13-7 and remain unblemished in league play (8-0 NE10) while the Ravens drop to 2-4 in the conference.
RINDGE, N.H. (October 14, 2017) – There was no shortage of corner attempts in the second half on Saturday afternoon at Sodexo Field. At least at the north end of the field, there was not. Chasing a one-goal deficit since the fourth minute, No. 6 nationally ranked pace rang up 13 penalty corners in the second period. Senior goalkeeper Meaghan Williams (Salem, N.H.) and the defense of the Franklin Pierce University field hockey team stood tall on each of the 13 though. The Ravens surrendered just three on-target shots amid the barrage, and made an early goal from junior forward Ashley Silva (Laconia, N.H.) hold up for the 1-0, upset win in Northeast-10 Conference play.
The Franklin Pierce University rowing team began their 2017 Fall schedule on Saturday as they headed to Western Massachusetts for the Hadley Chase Regatta hosted by the University of Massachusetts – Amherst on the Connecticut River.
ALBANY, N.Y. (October 11, 2017) – Making one of the toughest road trips in the Northeast-10 Conference, to face an opponent which has given them fits over much of the last decade, the Ravens made one stick on Wednesday night in the Capital District. An 84th-minute strike from junior midfielder Nathalia Maria da Silva (Sao Paulo, Brazil) was the only goal of the game, as the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team dealt Saint Rose a 1-0 defeat in NE10 play at Plumeri Sports Complex.
Franklin Pierce University men’s golfer Sam Myers (Colchester, Vt.) has been named the Northeast-10 Conference Golfer of the Week while teammate and freshman Dylan Plis (Camillus, N.Y.) earned the Rookie of the Week award it was announced Wednesday afternoon by the league office.
The Franklin Pierce University women’s golf team was chosen as the Northeast-10 Conference Team of the Month for September after calculations of a social media vote the league office announced on Wednesday morning. This is the first time a Franklin Pierce athletics program has received this honor.
The Franklin Pierce University volleyball team traveled to Northeast-10 Conference opponent American International College and dropped a 3-0 (18-25, 13-25, 21-25) decision to the host Yellow Jackets Tuesday night at the Butova Gym. The win advances AIC to 13-8 overall and 6-1 NE10 while the loss drops FPU to 4-12, 2-3 NE10.
Freshman forward Oran Ben Zion (Tel Aviv, Israel) scored two goals and sophomore midfielder Noam Kolakofsky (Liman, Israel) chipped in a career-high three assists as the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team earned a 4-1 win over Northeast-10 Conference opponent Saint Michael’s College Tuesday evening at Sodexo Field.
RINDGE, N.H. (October 10, 2017) – Opening a week in which it hosts a pair of nationally ranked teams, the Franklin Pierce University field hockey team held its own in the first half on Tuesday afternoon against No. 9 Stonehill at Sodexo Field. A second-half onslaught by the Skyhawks would prove too much to contain however, as the visitors came away with a 2-0 win in Northeast-10 Conference play.
RINDGE, N.H. (October 7, 2017) – There were stretches of the second half on Saturday night where the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team likely wished it had an insurance marker, but one would ultimately be enough at Sodexo Field. Sophomore midfielder Gabi Pereira (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) curled a first-half free kick into the left side of the net, and the defense made it stand up, as the Ravens posted a 1-0 win over Merrimack in Northeast-10 Conference play.
Coming off a sixth place finish at the Northeast-10 Championship early in the week, the Franklin Pierce University men’s golf team hoped to rebound at the Saint Rose Fall Shootout. The Ravens did just that as they led wire to wire and earned their first team tournament title of the 2017-18 golf season Saturday.
BOSTON (October 7, 2017) – Freshman Hugo Arlabosse (Marseille, France) led the way in 58th place on Saturday, as the Franklin Pierce University men’s cross country team finished 21st (out of 27 teams) at the NEICAAA Championships at Franklin Park.
BOSTON (October 7, 2017) – Sophomore Julia Cormier (Northwood, N.H.) led the way in 158th place on Saturday, as the Franklin Pierce University women’s cross country team finished 28th (out of 28 teams) at the NEICAAA Championships at Franklin Park.