SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (February 17, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s ice hockey team was able to generate 33 shots on the road on Saturday afternoon, and senior forward Jonathan Haun (Buffalo, N.Y.) scored in his final collegiate game, but it would not be enough on the road at Cairns Arena. The Ravens surrendered 41 shots and six goals to suffer a 6-3 defeat at the hands of Saint Michael’s in Northeast-10 Conference play. Junior forward Nic Hermary scored twice to lead the way for the Purple Knights.
WINCHENDON, Mass. (February 17, 2018) – It may have been Senior Day in the Jason Ritchie Ice Arena on Saturday afternoon, but it was the freshmen who did the heavy lifting for the Franklin Pierce University women’s ice hockey team. Freshmen forwards Marissa Massaro (Brockton, Mass.) and Nicole Amato (Billerica, Mass.) piled up seven points apiece to lead the way in 10-1 win over Post in New England Women’s Hockey Alliance play.
The Franklin Pierce University men’s basketball team dropped a 96-66 decision to Northeast-10 Conference opponent Southern New Hampshire University Saturday afternoon at the SNHU Fieldhouse. With the victory, the Penmen improve to 14-11, 10-10 NE10 while the Ravens fall to 14-11, 9-11 NE10.
Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball freshman guard Sophia Holmes (Oakland, Maine) produced a career-high 19 points during a 71-61 loss to Northeast-10 Conference opponent Southern New Hampshire University Saturday afternoon at the SNHU Fieldhouse. With the win, the Penmen move to 16-10, 12-8 NE10 and loss was the Ravens 19th in league play.
RINDGE, N.H. (February 15, 2018) – A total of 244 student-athletes in the Franklin Pierce University Department of Athletics have been named to the 2017 fall semester edition of the Northeast-10 Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, as announced last week by the Conference office. In addition, 12 student-athletes garnered perfect, 4.0 grade-point averages.
RINDGE, N.H. (February 12, 2018) – A total of eight members of the Franklin Pierce University men’s and women’s cross country teams have earned United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic honors, as announced late last week by the USTFCCCA. In addition, both the men’s and women’s cross country programs have been honored at the team level by the USTFCCCA All-Academic program.
Ravens men's ice hockey has struggled at times in 2017-18, but is coming off a big win over Post and has five games left to try to claw its way back into the postseason. On Monday, our Matt Janik talked with senior co-captain Jonathan Haun about the boost from Tuesday's offensive outburst, the approach to the season's stretch run and... the dental hazards of ice hockey.
Ravens men's bowling is in its first year of competition in 2017-18. On Monday, our Tyler Aragao chatted with head coach Kim Buckley about the work of building a program from the ground up, about some of the growing pains along the way and... about the disparity in age between her and her brother.