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Christian Keeling
Football Picks up First-Ever NE10 Win, 7-3, at AIC

September 24, 2022

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 24, 2022) -- For the first time in program history, the Franklin Pierce University football team has a Northeast-10 Conference victory. In its 18th game in the league, the Ravens used a third-quarter touchdown rush by senior Christian Keeling (Taunton, Mass.) to pull out a 7-3 victory on the road over American International at Abdow Field.

Ravens women's soccer
First-Half PK Lifts Women’s Soccer over SCSU, 1-0

September 24, 2022

RINDGE, N.H. (September 24, 2022) -- A chilly Saturday afternoon at Sodexo Field saw the Franklin Pierce University women's soccer team eke out a 1-0 win against visiting Southern Connecticut State University. The Ravens and Owls battled to the end of the Northeast-10 Conference contest, but a first-half penalty kick from sophomore Jasmine Perez-Acosta (Cape Coral, Fla.) stood as the game’s only goal.

No. 2 Men's Soccer Charges Past University of New Haven, 4-0
No. 2 Men's Soccer Charges Past University of New Haven, 4-0

September 24, 2022

RINDGE, N.H. (9/24/22) – Graduate midfielder Miguel Secades Rodriguez (Langreo, Spain) scored a pair of goals to highlight the No. 2 Franklin Pierce men's soccer team's 4-0 victory versus Northeast-10 opponent University of New Haven on Saturday evening at Sodexo Field.

Suzette Faucher
Faucher Strong, Women’s Ice Hockey Falls in Season Opener at No. 14/15 BC, 4-1

September 24, 2022

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. (September 24, 2022) -- For two periods on Saturday afternoon, the Franklin Pierce University women’s ice hockey team held its own at Conte Forum. At the second intermission, the shots were 34-16 in favor of No. 14/15 nationally ranked Boston College, but the score was tied at 1-1. The home-standing Eagles struck three times in the third period, as the Ravens suffered a season-opening 4-1 loss against the strongest regular-season opponent the program has faced to-date. Junior Suzette Faucher (Middleton, Wis.) made a career-high 45 saves in front of the Franklin Pierce net in defeat.

Four Players Register Double-Digit Points, Volleyball Blanks Assumption 3-0
Four Players Register Double-Digit Points, Volleyball Blanks Assumption 3-0

September 23, 2022

RINDGE, N.H. (9/23/22) – The final contest of a three-game homestand for Franklin Pierce volleyball saw four separate Ravens players register at least 10 digs, boosting Pierce to a 3-0 shutout victory over Assumption University in a Northeast-10 matchup on Friday evening.

Ravens field hockey
Field Hockey Blitzed by SCSU, 5-1

September 23, 2022

RINDGE, N.H. (September 23, 2022) -- A pair of goals by the opposition just 57 seconds apart in the first quarter set the tone early on Friday evening at Sodexo Field. The Franklin Pierce University field hockey team generated eight penalty corners on the day, but still only recorded seven shot attempts. In contrast, visiting Southern Connecticut State scored five times in just eight shots on goal, as the Owls dealt the Ravens a 5-1 defeat in the Northeast-10 Conference opener for both squads. Sophomore Trinidad Rodriguez Ricchiuti bookended the day with a pair of unassisted markers for SCSU, and added an assist along the way for a five-point outing (2-1-5).

Ravens women's soccer
Women’s Soccer Controls Game, Upsets No. 8 SNHU, 1-0

September 21, 2022

RINDGE, N.H. (September 21, 2022) -- Playing on its home field, the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team was the better team. The game’s lone goal had a stroke of luck to it, but on Wednesday night at least, the luck was earned. The Ravens posted advantages of 13-9 in shot attempts, 6-3 in shots on goal and 4-2 in corner kicks at Sodexo Field, and used a 69th-minute tally by sophomore Jasmine Perez-Acosta (Cape Coral, Fla.) to upend No. 8 nationally-ranked Southern New Hampshire, 1-0, in the Northeast-10 Conference’s premier matchup thus far in the young season.

Volleyball Suppressed Versus Saint Anselm, 3-0
Volleyball Suppressed Versus Saint Anselm, 3-0

September 20, 2022

RINDGE, N.H. (9/20/22) – It was a “battle of the birds” in the Fieldhouse, as Franklin Pierce women’s volleyball hosted Saint Anselm College in a Northeast-10 matchup, falling to the Hawks by a final score of 3-0 on a rainy evening in Rindge, New Hampshire.

Men's Soccer Held To Scoreless Draw At Le Moyne
Men's Soccer Held To Scoreless Draw At Le Moyne

September 20, 2022

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (September 20, 2022) - From the first half it looked like Franklin Pierce would be the first to strike and come away with the win and continue their winning ways. However, the LeMoyne College Dolphins gave it their all and held the Ravens scoreless in a 0-0 draw.

Wondu Summa
Men’s Cross Country’s Summa Selected as NE10 Athlete of the Week

September 20, 2022

MANSFIELD, Mass. (September 20, 2022) -- Junior Wondu Summa (Burlington, Vt.) of the Franklin Pierce University men’s cross country team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Athlete of the Week, for the week ending on Sept. 18, as announced on Tuesday afternoon by the conference office.

Mollie Cahalane
Women’s Soccer’s Cahalane Named as NE10 Rookie of the Week

September 20, 2022

MANSFIELD, Mass. (September 20, 2022) -- For the second time this year, freshman Mollie Cahalane (Merrimac, Mass.) of the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team has been named as Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week, this time for the week ending on Sept. 18, as announced on Monday afternoon by the league office.

Ravens men's golf
Men’s Golf Rallies for Victory on Second Day of FPU Invitational

September 19, 2022

TOWNSEND, Mass. (September 19, 2022) -- The Franklin Pierce University men’s golf team showcased its potential on Monday, as the team rallied from a 12-shot deficit to record a three-stroke victory in its home tournament, the Franklin Pierce Invitational. The Ravens had two players under par on their way to a one-under team round of 279 at the par-70, 6184-yard Northern Spy Golf Club. Senior Michael Sosik (Fiskdale, Mass.) had the round of the tournament, with a second-round 65 (-5), on his way to a tied-second finish in the 84-golfer field.

Schmutzler Tabbed As NE10 Volleyball Libero of the Week
Schmutzler Tabbed As NE10 Volleyball Libero of the Week

September 19, 2022

MANSFIELD, Mass. (9/19/22) – Following a solid performance in a lone 3-1 victory over the weekend, Franklin Pierce volleyball junior Morgan Schmutzler (Lockport, Ill.) was named a recipient of Northeast-10 conference weekly honors, earning volleyball Libero of the Week.

Rodrigues Returns As NE10 Men's Soccer Player of the Week
Rodrigues Returns As NE10 Men's Soccer Player of the Week

September 19, 2022

MANSFIELD, Mass. (9/19/22) – For the second time this season, men’s soccer forward Braudilio Rodrigues (Lisbon, Portugal) has been named the NE10 Player of the Week for his performance through two matchups.

Phisonlaya Ruayruen
Ruayruen, Women’s Golf off to Strong Start at Michael Corbett Fall Classic

September 18, 2022

ERIE, Pa. (September 18, 2022) -- Sophomore Phisonlaya Ruayruen (Chiangmai, Thailand) was anything but quiet at Whispering Woods Golf Club on Sunday afternoon for the Franklin Pierce University women’s golf team. She fired the round of the day, a four-under 68, and leads a 63-golfer field by six shots at the midpoint of the Michael Corbett Fall Classic, hosted by Gannon. Her performance led the Ravens to an opening-round 307 (+19), which was good enough for a two-stroke lead on the 5803-yard, par-72 track.