POTSDAM, N.Y. (November 18, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s swimming team collected five more top-five finishes on Saturday, as the Ravens wrapped up competition at the second day of the North Country Invitational. Franklin Pierce closed out the event in fifth place, out of seven competing teams.
POTSDAM, N.Y. (November 17, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s swimming team posted a quartet of top-five finishes on Saturday, as the Ravens competed at the first day of the North Country Invitational, hosted by SUNY Potsdam. Franklin Pierce sits sixth, out of seven competing teams, after Friday’s competition.
COLCHESTER, Vt. (November 10, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s swimming team took to the road for a tri-meet on Friday evening, as they traveled to Saint Michael’s to take on a pair of Northeast-10 Conference foes. The Ravens were defeated twice on the night, falling to the host Purple Knights, 186-26, and coming up short against Merrimack as well, 172-24.
WELLESLEY, Mass. (November 4, 2017) – After a week off, the Franklin Pierce University women’s swimming team returned to the pool on Saturday afternoon at Wellesley. The Ravens were dealt a 228-23 defeat by the Blue.
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KEENE, N.H. (October 21, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s swimming team was back in action on Saturday afternoon, as they made the cross-county trip to Keene State for a quad-meet. The Ravens squared off with the host Owls, as well as Colby-Sawyer and fellow Northeast-10 Conference member Saint Michael’s.
RINDGE, N.H. (October 18, 2017) – Freshman Maggie Miller (Northampton, Mass.) of the Franklin Pierce University swimming team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week, for the week ending on Oct. 15, as announced on Wednesday by the Conference office.
NEW LONDON, N.H. (October 14, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s swimming team came away winners for the first time in program history on Saturday, as the Ravens picked up a pair of victories in a tri-meet hosted by Colby-Sawyer College. The Ravens posted a 131-105 victory over the host Chargers, while also tallying a 129-115 win over St. Joseph’s (Maine).
Franklin Pierce University sophomore swimmer Tatyana Cook (Pittsburgh, Pa.) recorded a first, second and third place finish as the Ravens swim team suffered a 174-59 loss to Assumption College Saturday at the Plourde Recreation Center.
ANDOVER, Mass. (September 30, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s swimming team hit the road on Saturday afternoon, to contest the program’s first-ever meet, as the Ravens visited Merrimack for a dual meet at Andover YMCA. The Ravens suffered a 188-46 defeat in their inaugural outing, but along the way, freshman Caitlin Henderson (Waterford, Conn.) posted a win in the 50-yard breaststroke.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 22, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s swimming program is proud to announce its first-ever recruiting class, consisting of 11 newcomers who signed with the program over the course of the winter and spring of 2016-17. The class represents nine different states, and will make up the bulk of the team’s roster when it begins competition in the coming weeks.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 15, 2017) -- Approximately 50 student-athletes, coaches and staff joined the Franklin Pierce University women's swimming team on Thursday afternoon, to partake in the inaugural edition of the Pearly Pond Swim.