Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball freshman forward Izzy Lipinski (Farmington, Conn.) has been named the Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week Monday afternoon by the league offices. It is the first time this season Lipinski has earned Rookie of the Week honors.
NEW, HAVEN, Conn. (December 8, 2018) – In what has a case as the most successful meet in the still-young history of the program, the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team launched an all-out assault on the school record book over the weekend at the Elm City Challenge, hosted by Southern Connecticut State University. The Ravens set four school records and had six performances which met NCAA Championships provisional qualifying standards, on the way to a second-place finish, out of five teams, at the meet.
NEW, HAVEN, Conn. (December 8, 2018) – Sophomore Hugo Arlabosse (Marseille, France) chalked up three event wins over the weekend, including an NCAA Championships provisional qualifying mark and a school record, to lead the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field team at the Elm City Challenge, hosted by Southern Connecticut State. In all, the Ravens posted 11 top-three performances, on the way to a third-place finish at the meet, out of five teams.
Franklin Pierce University men’s basketball sophomore guard Sean Fasoyiro (Houston, Texas) scored a career-high 22 points in 24 minutes off the bench as the Ravens coasted to a 94-71 victory against the College of Saint Rose Saturday afternoon during non-conference action in The Fieldhouse. With the win, the Ravens climb over .500 at 5-4 overall while the Golden Knights slip to 4-5.
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.
RINDGE, N.H. (December, 2018) – Senior back Marta Turmo (Barcelona, Spain) of the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America Third Team, as announced on Wednesday by CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America).