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.
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.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 14, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University field hockey game scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 16 against Merrimack at Sodexo Field has been postponed.
COLCHESTER, Vt. (September 12, 2018) – The “Rallying Ravens” struck again on Wednesday afternoon. Facing a 1-0 deficit with just 20 minutes to play, the Franklin Pierce University field hockey team found itself in what has become familiar territory in the team’s young season. Much like Friday afternoon at Kutztown, the deficit was only a temporary roadblock at Duffy Field. Senior forward Ashley Silva (Laconia, N.H.) leveled the score in the 52nd minute, and freshman back Julianne Sacco (Southborough, Mass.) followed with the game-winner in the 59th minute, as the Ravens pulled out a 2-1, non-conference victory at Saint Michael’s.
Women's soccer is off to an 8-0-0 start to the year, which has been fueled in part by an attack which prominently features junior forward Veronica Marques. On Media Monday, Marques sat down with our Tyler Aragao to talk about the success, her chemistry with her teammates, and... her musical skills (along with a quick dig at coach Garbar's dancing "ability").
Men's soccer snapped a scoring drought in a big way on Sunday afternoon, with a 3-1 win at New Haven, which featured five points from sophomore forward Yannik Felber. On Media Monday, our Matt Janik talked with Felber about what finally clicked on Sunday, transitioning from Germany to the United States, and... his beat-boxing skills.
Women's tennis picked up a big win on the road over the weekend at Bentley. On Media Monday, junior Alana Wyatt talked with our Shannon Slater about the match, her approach to both singles and doubles play, and... her unique birthplace.
Miss anything from a busy homecoming weekend on campus. We've got a quick weekend of all our Athletics events from over the weekend here.