RINDGE, N.H (March 17, 2018) – As it moved back into Northeast-10 Conference play on Saturday afternoon, the Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team erased a 2-1 deficit to score a 7-2 win over visiting Stonehill.
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (March 17, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s lacrosse team was nearly able to put together a signature victory over a top-10 program on the road on Saturday afternoon at Kathy Zolad Stadium. The Ravens led No. 7 nationally ranked New Haven 7-2 early, 10-6 at the half, and even 19-18 with five minutes to play, but could not quite seal the deal. Sophomore attack Caroline Maher tied the game with 4:57 remaining, and freshman midfielder Emily Holland followed with the game-winner just 48 seconds later. Holland added an insurance marker in the final minute, as New Haven escaped with the 21-19 victory in Northeast-10 Conference play.
The Franklin Pierce University softball team didn’t need the luck of the Irish on Saint Patrick’s Day as they dominated the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) 6-3 and 13-9 Saturday afternoon earning the programs first doubleheader sweep since the 2016 season. With the victory, the Ravens improve their mark to 3-7 overall while the Bears stumble to 2-8.
DANVERS, Mass. (March 17, 2018) – First on Saturday afternoon, the Franklin Pierce University baseball team built a 4-0 lead on the road. Then it let it all get away. Next, it put itself in position to succeed, by loading the bases in a tie game in the ninth. Finally, the Ravens utilized a pair of Merrimack missteps to cash in two runs and let senior right-hander Ryan Covelle (Medford, Mass.) close the door in the bottom half of the inning. It all added up to a 6-4 win for the Ravens over Merrimack, in non-conference play on the campus of St. John’s Prep.
Earlier this week, the academic success of Franklin Pierce's student-athletes was briefly featured in an article in the University Business Journal.
The Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball program spent this past Saturday at the Special Olympics Unified Sports Basketball Assessment Tournament in nearby Keene, N.H.
RINDGE, N.H. (March 1, 2018) – Franklin Pierce University has had five student-athletes earn Northeast-10 Academic All-Conference honors for the fall season, as announced on Thursday by the Conference office. Senior forward Carly Canavan (Kingston, N.Y.) and junior midfielder Raegan Moulton (Baldwinville, Mass.) of the field hockey team, senior back Hamish Cadigan (Christchurch, New Zealand) and sophomore midfielder Noam Kolakofsky (Liman, Israel) of the men’s soccer team, and senior goalkeeper Casey Cook (Beverly, Mass.) of the women’s soccer team, were all honored by the league. The selected Ravens were among 84 student-athletes across seven sports honored by the Northeast-10.