Four Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball team starters scored in double-figures including senior guard Jemma Thacker’s (Nairne, South Australia) team-leading 19 points and eight rebounds, but it wasn’t enough as Northeast-10 Conference foe Southern New Hampshire University came into the Fieldhouse and handed the Crimson and Grey an 85-68 setback in their home opener on Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Penmen charge forward to .500 overall at 2-2 and remain undefeated in NE10 play (2-0) while the Ravens fall to 1-3, 0-2 NE10.
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.
SHELTON, Conn. (November 17, 2017) – The third period was a long, uphill battle for the Franklin Pierce University women’s ice hockey team on Friday night. Trailing by three goals entering the frame, the Ravens rallied all the way back, capping the comeback with a shorthanded, extra-attacker goal by freshman forward Haley Parker (Londonderry, N.H.) to tie things up with just 33 seconds to play. However, it was Sacred Heart which would have the final word at Sports Center of Connecticut, as the Pioneers struck with only 52 seconds to play in overtime. Senior forward Meghan Kebalka cashed in the game-winning goal to send the hosts away with a 5-4 win.
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.
RINDGE, N.H. (November 15, 2017) – Over the weekend, the Franklin Pierce University women’s ice hockey team held its “Skate for Autism” campaign, in conjunction with its home games against Saint Michael’s on Friday and Saturday at the Jason Ritchie Ice Arena. In all, the initiative raised $5000, which will be donated to the New England Center for Children in Southborough, Mass.
Our favorite shots from the week that was in Raven Nation. Photos from Nov. 6 through Nov. 12, 2017.
Ravens men's basketball opened the season over the weekend with a pair of wins at the SNHU Tournament. On Monday, our Matt Cerullo caught up with senior forward Asante Sandiford to discuss the opening weekend, an upcoming week full of rivalry games and... his NHL talents?
Ravens women's basketball opened the season with a split on the road in tournament action at Holy Family over the weekend. On Monday, our Tyler Aragao was able to chat with head coach Jen Wedo about the team's season openers, evaluating her process as she opens her second year and... her inner Indiana Jones.