2017 Men's Soccer News

  • FINDING HIS WAY: Poon-Lewis Finds Success Far From Home
    November 02, 2017
    For Jadel Poon-Lewis, the path to college soccer wasn’t as smooth as one would think. A phenom in his freshman season, Poon-Lewis took Franklin Pierce by storm. He started in all 17 games for the Ravens, winning 11 while boasting a 1.31 goals-against average and three shutouts. Poon-Lewis was named to the Northeast-10 Conference’s All-Rookie Team at the end of last season. However, for the Trinidad and Tobago native, playing at Franklin Pierce wasn’t a part of his initial plan. Not even close.
  • Kolakofsky Named to Conference Second Team, Felber to All-Rookie Squad
    November 02, 2017
    Franklin Pierce University sophomore midfielder Noam Kolakofsky (Liman, Israel) has been selected to the 2017 Northeast-10 Conference Second Team it was announced Thursday morning by the league office.
  • Men’s Soccer Season Ends with 2-0 Loss to #18 Merrimack in NE10 Quarterfinals
    October 31, 2017
    The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team’s 2017 campaign concluded on Halloween night with a 2-0 shutout defeat at the hands of no. 18 nationally-ranked Merrimack College in the Northeast-10 Conference quarterfinals.
  • Felber Clams Weekly Top Rookie Honor
    October 30, 2017
    Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer freshman forward Yannik Felber (Koblenz, Germany) has been chosen as the Northeast-10 Conference Men’s Soccer Rookie of the Week it was announced Monday afternoon by the league office. This is the third time this season Felber has notched top rookie honors.
  • PREVIEW: Men's Soccer Travels Tuesday to #24 Merrimack for NE10 Tournament Quarterfinals
    October 30, 2017
    The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team will travel to no. 24 nationally-ranked Merrimack College for the Northeast-10 Conference Quarterfinals tomorrow at 7:00 p.m. on Martone-Mejail Field.
  • Ravens Clinch Postseason Berth for Second Straight Year with 3-1 Senior Night Win
    October 27, 2017
    Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer players Noam Kolakofsky (Liman, Israel) and Yannik Felber (Koblenz, Germany) tallied one goal and one assist apiece as the Ravens notched a Northeast-10 Conference postseason berth with a 3-1 season-ending victory versus Stonehill College Friday evening at Sodexo Field.
  • Yellow Jackets Shock Ravens with 4-3 Comeback Win in Huge NE10 Duel
    October 25, 2017
    Jovanni Garcia tallied two goals as the American International College men’s soccer team erased a 3-1 second-half deficit to defeat the Franklin Pierce University Ravens 4-3 Wednesday evening in a rain-soaked Northeast-10 Conference affair at Abdow Field.
  • Men's Soccer Showdown With AIC Rescheduled to Wednesday
    October 24, 2017
    Due to the threat of widespread thunderstorms, the Northeast-10 Conference men's soccer contest between Franklin Pierce University and American International College has been rescheduled to Wednesday.
  • #14 Adelphi Runs Past Franklin Pierce 2-0
    October 21, 2017
    Adelphi University men’s soccer sophomore forward Taylor Kaczynski tallied his third goal of the season while Ofek Pinto added an insurance marker as the no. 14 nationally-ranked Panthers came into Sodexo Field and defeated the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team 2-0 Saturday afternoon in Northeast-10 Conference action. With the victory, the Panthers increase their record to 11-1-2, 9-1-1 NE10 while the Ravens slide to 6-5-2 overall and 4-5-2 NE10.
  • First Half Tally Leads #9 Merrimack to Shutout Win Versus Franklin Pierce
    October 18, 2017
    The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team controlled the pace of the game and outshot the no. 9 nationally-ranked Merrimack College Warriors, but the hosts shutout the Ravens 1-0 Wednesday evening in Northeast-10 Conference action at Martone-Mejail Field. With the win, the Warriors jump to 12-1-1 overall and remain undefeated in league play at 9-0-1 while the Crimson and Grey drop to 6-4-2 and 4-4-2 NE10.
  • Ben Zion’s Two Goal Game Nets NE10 Top Rookie Honor
    October 16, 2017
    Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer freshman forward Oran Ben Zion (Tel Aviv, Israel) has been selected as the Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week it was announced Monday afternoon by the league offices.
  • SNHU’s Second Half Scores Doom Ravens
    October 14, 2017
    Southern New Hampshire University men’s soccer sophomore defender Louka Masset tallied the game-winning goal in the 71st minute as the Penmen upended the Franklin Pierce University Ravens 2-0 Saturday night in Northeast-10 Conference action at Larkin Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Snaps Winless Drought with 4-1 Victory Versus Saint Michael’s
    October 10, 2017
    Freshman forward Oran Ben Zion (Tel Aviv, Israel) scored two goals and sophomore midfielder Noam Kolakofsky (Liman, Israel) chipped in a career-high three assists as the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team earned a 4-1 win over Northeast-10 Conference opponent Saint Michael’s College Tuesday evening at Sodexo Field.
  • Ravens, Falcons Play to 1-1 Tie Saturday in Battle of the Birds
    October 07, 2017
    The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team and Northeast-10 Conference opponent Bentley University needed two overtimes to find a winner, but it was all for naught as the teams concluded 110 minutes in a 1-1 tie Saturday afternoon in Waltham, Mass. The tie sends Bentley to 0-8-2, 0-5-2 NE10 and Franklin Pierce to 5-2-2, 3-2-2 NE10. Since starting the season 5-0-0, the Ravens have gone 0-2-2 over their last four contests.
  • New Haven Stuns #21 Franklin Pierce With Last Second Tally
    September 30, 2017
    The no. 21 Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team was upset 2-1 in regulation by Northeast-10 Conference opponent the University of New Haven on a chilly evening at Sodexo Field Saturday. With the win, the Chargers gallop to 2-7-0, 2-4-0 NE10 while the loss, the Crimson and Grey’s second in a row, drops them to 5-2-1, 3-2-1 NE10.
  • Ravens Men’s Soccer Ranked Nationally For Second Straight Week
    September 26, 2017
    The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer program improved three places in the United Soccer Coaches 2017 NCAA Division II Men’s Soccer Week Four National Poll it was announced Tuesday afternoon.
  • Hawks Best #21 Ravens 3-2 Tuesday
    September 26, 2017
    The no. 21 nationally ranked Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team suffered their first loss of the year, a shocking 3-2 regulation decision to Northeast-10 Conference opponent Saint Anselm College Tuesday afternoon at Melucci Field. With the win, the Hawks glide to 2-4-1, 2-3-0 NE10 while the Ravens drop to 5-1-1, 3-1-1 NE10.
  • Poon-Lewis Makes Clutch Saves as #24 Franklin Pierce Ties Southern Connecticut State Saturday
    September 23, 2017
    The no. 24 nationally-ranked Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team played Northeast-10 Conference opponent Southern Connecticut State University to a 0-0 double overtime draw Saturday afternoon on Jess Dow Field. The Ravens picked up an important road point as their recorded moved to 5-0-1, 3-0-1 NE10 while the Owls earned their second tie at 4-1-2, 2-0-2, NE10.
  • #24 Men’s Soccer Records Fifth Straight Win With 3-1 Victory Over Golden Knights
    September 20, 2017
    Senior defender Hamish Cadigan (Christchurch, New Zealand) recorded a three point effort with a goal and an assist as the no. 24 nationally-ranked Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team’s winning streak reached five matches with a 3-1 victory versus Northeast-10 Conference foe the College of Saint Rose Wednesday evening on Sodexo Field.
  • Men's Soccer Ranked 24th in Latest National Poll
    September 19, 2017
    For the first time this season, the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team has been ranked nationally by the United Soccer Coaches in the 2017 NCAA Division II Men’s Soccer Week Three National Poll it was announced Tuesday afternoon.
  • Poon-Lewis, Felber Earn NE10 Weekly Awards
    September 18, 2017
    Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer players Jadel Poon-Lewis (Diego Martin, Trinidad and Tobago) and Yannik Felber (Koblenz, Germany) have been honored by the Northeast-10 Conference with the Goalkeeper and Rookie of the Week awards it was announced Monday afternoon by the league offices. It is the first time Poon-Lewis has earned top goalie honors this season and the second consecutive week Felber has been named the top rookie.
  • Ravens Remain Unblemished With Third Straight Shutout Win
    September 16, 2017
    After defeating no. 25 nationally-ranked Le Moyne College on Tuesday, the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team followed up their double-overtime victory with a 2-0 regulation shutout win versus Northeast-10 Conference opponent Assumption College Saturday evening on Sodexo Field. The win keeps the Ravens unbeaten at 4-0-0, 2-0-0 and the loss sends the Greyhounds to .500 at 3-3-0, 1-1-0 NE10.
  • Maddox, Raven Defense Dispatch #25 Le Moyne in Double OT
    September 12, 2017
    Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer sophomore midfielder Jacob Maddox (Southborough, Mass.) tallied his first ever college goal in the 102nd minute of sudden death overtime as the Ravens came into Ted Grant Field and Le Moyne College to shutout the no. 25 nationally-ranked Dolphins 1-0 on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Felber Notches First Ever Rookie Honor
    September 11, 2017
    For the first time this season, a member of the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team was honored by the Northeast-10 Conference as freshman forward Yannik Felber (Koblenz, Germany) collected the NE10 Rookie of the Week award it was announced Monday afternoon by the league office.
  • Ravens in the Community: Men’s Soccer and Field Hockey Team Up to Host Clinic for Rindge Youth
    September 11, 2017
    On Saturday, September 9th the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer program hosted a free soccer clinic on Sodexo Field for 20 members of the Rindge Recreation Department. The men’s soccer team also invited the field hockey program to come and help volunteer their time to teach some of the games essentials to the young children.
  • Freshman Duo, Poon-Lewis Lead Ravens to Shutout Win
    September 06, 2017
    Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer freshman forward Yannik Felber (Koblenz, Germany) scored two goals in 23 seconds as the Crimson and Grey shutout non-conference foe Dominican (N.Y.) College 2-0 Wednesday evening on a rain soaked Sodexo Field.
  • Cadigan Strikes Late As Ravens Earn Season Opening Victory
    September 02, 2017
    Coming off a 12-6 overall mark a year ago and their first appearance in the NCAA Division II Tournament since the 2012 campaign, the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team returned to the pitch on Saturday evening and were victors in a 2-1 non-conference showdown versus the University of Bridgeport at Knights Field. The win was the first of the year for the Ravens while the setback dropped the Purple Knights to 1-1.
  • Men's Soccer Selected to Finish Fifth in NE10 Preseason Coaches' Poll
    August 14, 2017
    RINDGE, N.H. (August 14, 2017) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team has been selected to finish fifth in the Northeast-10 Conference after the announcement of the 2017 Men’s Soccer Coaches’ Poll last Friday afternoon by the league offices.