RINDGE, N.H. (October 7, 2017) – There were stretches of the second half on Saturday night where the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team likely wished it had an insurance marker, but one would ultimately be enough at Sodexo Field. Sophomore midfielder Gabi Pereira (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) curled a first-half free kick into the left side of the net, and the defense made it stand up, as the Ravens posted a 1-0 win over Merrimack in Northeast-10 Conference play.
RINDGE, N.H. (October 3, 2017) – Returning home after a tough week on the road, the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team struggled at times to generate offense on Tuesday night, but found enough to get the job done at Sodexo Field. Junior midfielder Bruna Tavares (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) set up fellow junior midfielder Nathalia Maria da Silva (Sao Paulo, Brazil) in the 33rd minute, for what would stand as the game’s only goal in a 1-0, Northeast-10 Conference win over Bentley.
WORCESTER, Mass. (September 30, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team led through 80 minutes on the road at Assumption on Saturday afternoon, but ultimately had to settle for one point and a 1-1 tie after two overtimes. Assumption sophomore midfielder Victoria Stowell provided the game-tying goal in the 83rd minute to force the draw in Northeast-10 Conference play at Multi-Sport Stadium.
EASTON, Mass. (September 27, 2017) – Freshman back Evaline Rodrigues (Rehoboth, Mass.) opened the scoring with her first collegiate goal on Wednesday afternoon, but it would not be enough as the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team hit the road for the first time in two weeks. Stonehill would tie the game on a first-half penalty kick, and then score twice in the second half, to deal the Ravens a 3-1 defeat in Northeast-10 Conference play at Skyhawk Field.
Women's soccer scored a big win on Saturday, with a 1-0 triumph at No. 6 nationally ranked Adelphi. On Monday, our Tyler Aragao sat down with senior goalkeeper Casey Cook to discuss the victory and take a look ahead at the rest of the season, as the team searches for an NCAA berth. Cook also challenged her own coach's dance supremacy.
Ravens swimming is four meets deep into its first season of competition. On Monday, our Matt Janik sat down with head coach Brian Fazzino to discuss building a program and culture from scratch, the team's performance thus far, and coach's inner band geek.
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.