RINDGE, N.H. (November 4, 2017) – For the first time since 2010, and for the 11th time in program history, the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team will play for the Northeast-10 Conference title. The Ravens won seven straight NE10 crowns from 2000 through 2006, and appeared in 10 of the 11 title games from 2000 through 2010, but have not been back since. On Sunday afternoon, Franklin Pierce returns to the league final, as the fourth seed, and travels to take on second seed and intrastate foe Southern New Hampshire. The Penmen make their second-ever appearance in the championship game, after winning the title in 2012. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at Larkin Field in Manchester, N.H.
RINDGE, N.H. (November 3, 2017) – For the first time since 2010, the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team will play for the Northeast-10 Conference title. A second-half penalty kick by junior midfielder Nathalia Maria da Silva (Sao Paulo, Brazil) stood as the difference, as the fourth-seeded Ravens notched a 2-1 win over eighth-seeded Merrimack in the semifinal round of the NE10 Championship at Sodexo Field.
RINDGE, N.H. (November 3, 2017) – After a season in which it has returned to the top third of the Northeast-10 Conference standings and put together a strong case for an NCAA Championship berth, the Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team was rewarded with a quartet of All-NE10 selections on Friday. Sophomore midfielder Gabi Pereira (Belo Horizonte, Brazil), senior back Gabriela Braga (Porto Alegre, Brazil), junior midfielder Nathalia Maria da Silva (Sao Paulo, Brazil) and junior back Marta Turmo (Barcelona, Spain) have all been named to the All-NE10 First Team, as announced by the Conference office. In addition, freshman back Evaline Rodrigues (Rehoboth, Mass.) has landed on the All-Rookie Team.
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.