Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball sophomore guard Sophia Holmes (Oakland, Maine) tallied double-digit points for the seventh straight game, but Northeast-10 Conference opponent Pace University used efficient second and third quarters to upend the Ravens 72-56 Wednesday evening at The Fieldhouse. With the win, the Setters move to 7-10, 4-5 NE10 while the Ravens are still in search of their first league win.
WORCESTER, Mass. (January 15, 2019) – In what served as a nice bounce-back outing after surrendering a two-goal, third-period lead on Saturday, the Franklin Pierce University men’s ice hockey team was able to steal a point on the road in Northeast-10 Conference play on Tuesday night. The Ravens were outshot, 43-19, at Assumption, but were able to erase 2-1 and 3-2 deficits in the third period to forge a 3-3 tie at Buffone Arena. Sophomore forward Justin Blanchette (Monroe, Conn.) scored twice for Franklin Pierce, while freshman forward Chris Stevenson (Arvada, Colo.) netted the game-tying tally with just 70 seconds remaining in regulation.
RINDGE, N.H. (January 15, 2019) – A total of four members of the Franklin Pierce University track & field program have earned Northeast-10 Conference weekly awards, for the week ending on Jan. 13, as announced on Tuesday by the Conference office. Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) was selected as NE10 Women’s Track Athlete of the Week, senior Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.) was honored as NE10 Women’s Field Athlete of the Week, freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) was named NE10 Women’s Field Rookie of the Week, and freshman Ethan Pezzullo (Bristol, R.I.) earned NE10 Men’s Track Rookie of the Week accolades.
RINDGE, N.H. (January 15, 2019) – Freshman goaltender Emme Ostrander (Westborough, Mass.) of the Franklin Pierce University women’s ice hockey team has been named New England Women’s Hockey Alliance Rookie of the Week for the week ending on Jan. 13, as announced on Tuesday morning by the NEWHA.
RINDGE, N.H. (December 21, 2018) -- Earlier this holiday season, student-athletes from several Franklin Pierce University teams took time out of their schedule to do some volunteer work at the Villi Poni Farm, which is part of the Newfoundland Pony Sanctuary, located in Jaffrey, N.H.
RINDGE, N.H. (December 17, 2018) – Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Rachel Burleson has announced Ruben Resendes has been named as the 11th head coach of the University’s men’s soccer program. The former Southern New Hampshire University standout will return to the Northeast-10 Conference to take on his second collegiate head coaching job, and his first at the Division II level.
RINDGE, N.H. (December 14, 2018) – Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Rachel Burleson has announced Russell Gaskamp has been named as the next head coach of the University’s football program. Gaskamp will be the program’s third coach overall and will be the first to coach the team at the Division II level, as the Ravens join the Northeast-10 Conference in the fall of 2019. He will replace Rashad Watson, who announced his resignation earlier this week.
RINDGE, N.H. (December 12, 2018) – For the first time in program history, the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team has been nationally ranked inside the top 25 by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, as announced by the USTFCCCA on Tuesday. The Ravens earned the No. 24 spot in the coaches association’s preseason rankings.