The Adelphi University women’s basketball team used a barrage of three-pointers to defeat Franklin Pierce University 93-51 Saturday afternoon in Northeast-10 Conference action at The Fieldhouse. With the win, the Panthers even up their record at 10-10 overall and 6-6 NE10 while the Ravens dropped their 11th league match of the season.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (January 20, 2018) – A pair of power-play goals in the second period on Saturday afternoon allowed the Franklin Pierce University women’s ice hockey team to erase a 2-0 first-period deficit and knot the game at 2-2 at Saint Anselm. The third period and overtime would both go scoreless, which allowed 2-2 to stand as the final score in New England Women’s Hockey Alliance action at Sullivan Arena. Freshman forwards Nicole Amato (Billerica, Mass.) and Haley Parker (Londonderry, N.H.) had a goal and an assist each in the tie for Franklin Pierce.
HOOKSETT, N.H. (January 19, 2018) – Despite facing a 51-35 disadvantage in shots on goal, the Franklin Pierce University men’s ice hockey team was able to pull out a 4-1 victory on the road at Southern New Hampshire in Northeast-10 Conference play on Friday night. The Ravens got a 50-save performance from senior goaltender Tom McGuckin (Clayton, N.J.) and scored four unanswered goals after surrendering the opening tally at the Ice Den. Senior forward Jonathan Haun (Buffalo, N.Y.) notched a goal and an assist in the win.
WINCHENDON, Mass. (January 19, 2018) – A late goal by freshman forward Katy Meehan broke a 2-2 tie and would stand as the game-winning goal on Friday night, as the Franklin Pierce University women’s ice hockey team dropped a 4-2 decision to Saint Anselm on home ice. Meehan had a goal and an assist on the night, while sophomore forward Amanda Conger had two goals and an assist to lead the way for the Hawks at the Jason Ritchie Ice Arena.
258 Student-Athletes Earn GPAs of 3.3 or Higher During Fall Semester to be Named to Athletic Department Honor Roll
RINDGE, N.H. (January 18, 2017) – A total of 258 student-athletes in the Franklin Pierce University Department of Athletics have been named to the 2017 fall semester edition of the Athletic Department Honor Roll, as announced Thursday. In addition, 20 student-athletes garnered perfect, 4.0 grade-point averages. In all, 20 of the University’s 26 varsity squads eclipsed the 3.0 mark, and the Department’s student-athletes combined to post a 3.12 cumulative GPA for the semester.
At the midpoint of her freshman campaign with the Franklin Pierce University women's ice hockey team, Haley Parker (Londonderry, N.H.) sits as the third-leading scorer and is a member of the team's top line. On Friday, she was featured in the Union Leader, as part of Alex Hall's college hockey notebook.
SWANZEY, N.H. (November 28, 2017) – Earlier this month, 30 members of the Franklin Pierce University sprint football team paid a visit to Cutler Elementary School to conduct an NFL Play 60 Event.