RINDGE, N.H. (March 1, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University track & field program has collected seven All-East Region selections from the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association for the indoor season, as announced on Monday by the USTFCCCA.
NORTHAMPTION, Mass. (February 18, 2018) – Sophomore Katey Comstock (Windsor, Vt.) posted a school record in the shot put on Sunday to lead the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team on the second and final day of the Northeast-10 Conference Championships. The two-day meet was held on the campus of Smith College, and hosted by American International College.
NORTHAMPTION, Mass. (February 17, 2018) – Locked in a back-and-forth competition, senior Emily Quinn (West Bridgewater, Mass.) ultimately threw down a second-place finish in the weight throw on Saturday to lead the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team on the first day of the Northeast-10 Conference Championships. The two-day meet is being held on the campus of Smith College, and hosted by American International College.
RINDGE, N.H. (February 16, 2018) – For the first time ever in 2018, the Northeast-10 Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships will be contested over two days, instead of just one, this Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 17-18. The Franklin Pierce University men’s and women’s track & field programs are expected to field 47 entries across 30 events at the meet, which will be hosted by American International College on the campus of Smith College in Northampton, Mass.
RINDGE, N.H. (April 18, 2018) – Freshman Roberto Chong (Puigpunyent, Spain) of the Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Year, as announced on Wednesday by the Conference office. Chong was also named to the All-NE10 Third Team and the league’s All-Rookie Team, while junior James Bisazza (West Barnstable, Mass.) landed on the All-NE10 Second Team.
When it comes to injuries, athletes can often be stubborn in dealing with their diagnosis. For Nicole Galewski, it was no different. A graduate student and native of Whitman, Massachusetts, Galewski is one of the Franklin Pierce women’s track & field team’s most seasoned athletes. A record holder and multi-event competitor, Galewski has established herself as among the program’s best despite dealing with subluxation degeneration, a condition which affects specific areas of the spine, causing nerve interference.
Franklin Pierce track & field is beginning to get into the outdoor portion of its season in earnest, and was in action over the weekend at the Coast Guard Invitational. On Media Monday, senior Nicholas Jacques of the men's team chatted with our Tyler Aragao about his success at the meet, his approach to team leadership, and... The Flash.
Junior right-hander Zach Hart has exploded onto the scene in the last month, putting together quality outing after quality outing on the mound. On Media Monday, he talked to our Matt Janik about his most recent start, how he has grown both over time and within this season, and... his love of heavy metal music pregame.