Franklin Pierce University softball freshman starting pitcher Cyrena Zemaitis (Goshen, Conn.) shutout Northeast-10 Conference opponent Merrimack College 1-0 Friday afternoon on Martone-Mejail Field. With the win, the Ravens topped double-digit victories for the third time in the past five years and collected their seventh conference win while the host Warriors drop to 29-12, 16-9 NE10.
The Saint Michael’s College softball program ended the Franklin Pierce University Ravens 2018 home schedule with a 7-3 victory at the Bisaccia Softball Complex Thursday evening. With the win, the Purple Knights charge ahead to 10-22, 7-15 NE10 while the Ravens fell to 9-23, 6-16 NE10.
The Franklin Pierce University softball team held a 1-0 advantage over the no. 1 ranked team in the east region, Southern New Hampshire University, but the Penmen scored twice in the top of the seventh to take the showdown 2-1 Tuesday afternoon at the Bisaccia Softball Complex. With the win, the Penmen improve to 34-10, 17-7 NE10 and the Ravens fall to 9-22, 6-15 NE10.
Trailing 9-3 in the bottom of the sixth inning, the Franklin Pierce University softball team scored four times to pull within two, but the Ravens were held out of the scoring column in the bottom of the seventh as Northeast-10 Conference opponent Assumption College completed the season series sweep with a 9-7 victory Sunday afternoon at the Bisaccia Softball Complex. With the win, the Greyhounds race out to 17-11, 12-6 NE10 and the Crimson and Grey lost their 21st contest overall and 14th in league play.
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.