RINDGE, N.H. (September 30, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University field hockey team faced its third straight nationally ranked opponent on Saturday afternoon, and this time they matched up with the smothering defense of No. 3 LIU Post. The Pioneers held the Ravens without a shot on goal on the day and got a pair of goals from All-America junior forward Emily Miller to post a 2-0 win in Northeast-10 Conference play at Sodexo Field.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 26, 2017) – Fresh off an upset win over the No. 10 team in the country on Saturday afternoon, the Franklin Pierce University field hockey team got a taste of a top-five team on Tuesday night, as the Ravens squared off with No. 4 Saint Anselm. It would be all Hawks at Sodexo Field, as Saint Anselm rang up advantages of 18-2 in shot attempts, 14-2 in shots on goal and 11-0 in penalty corners on the way to a convincing, 4-1, Northeast-10 Conference win. Saint Anselm senior midfielder Jackie Guillemette scored the first three goals of the game, to tally her first career hat trick.
Ravens field hockey had a wild week last week, as the team suffered a heart-breaking loss at SNHU, before bouncing back with a win over No. 10 nationally ranked Merrimack. On Monday, our Matt Janik sat down with senior forward and co-captain Carly Canavan to discuss the week, the road ahead, and her growth over four years on campus.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 23, 2017) – Coming off a heartbreaking loss in double overtime on Wednesday night, the road was not set to get any easier for the Franklin Pierce University field hockey team, with three nationally-ranked opponents next on the schedule. However, the Ravens bounced back in style on Saturday afternoon at Sodexo Field. Facing a Merrimack team which dominated play in a non-conference game between the two just two weeks ago, Franklin Pierce never trailed while posting a 2-1 upset win over the No. 10 Warriors. Junior forward Ashley Silva (Laconia, N.H.) provided the game-winning goal in the 53rd minute to break a 1-1 tie.
Our favorite shots from the week that was in Raven Nation. Photos from Oct. 9 through Oct. 15, 2017.
RINDGE, N.H. (October 17, 2017) -- The Franklin Pierce University cross country and track & field program led the charge in a pair of community engagement events over the weekend, lending their time and support to both a local Color Run and a Breast Cancer Walk.
Ravens women's ice hockey will open up its sixth season of competition on Friday night. The team jumps right into the fire, with a home-and-home against Holy Cross to open the season. On Monday afternoon, our Matthew Janik chatted with sophomore defenseman and alternate captain Delaney Guimont to preview the season. Guimont discussed the upcoming games, how the leadership team has worked to build chemistry with the freshman class and about her recent training of a service dog.