ARLINGTON, Texas (March 23, 2019) – Sophomore Hugo Arlabosse (Marseille, France) and junior Trevor Guay (Londonderry, N.H.) each hit NEICAAA Championships qualifying standards on Saturday, while Guay and freshman Croix Albee (Trenton, Maine) each set school records, as the trio led the way for the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field team in the outdoor season opener. The Ravens finished fourth, out of 10 teams, at the UTA Bobby Lane Invitational, hosted by the University of Texas at Arlington, at Maverick Stadium.
The Franklin Pierce University rowing program retreated to Gainsville, Georgia for the start of a 10-day training trip beginning on March 14 which culminated in a third place and a program record time at the spring schedule opening John Hunter Regatta this Saturday at the Lake Lanier Olympic Park.
ARLINGTON, Texas (March 23, 2019) – It was five school records, four NEICAAA qualifying marks and a pair of NCAA Championships provisional qualifying marks on Saturday, as the Franklin Pierce University track & field team burst into the outdoor season in style. The Ravens notched a pair of event wins along the way to a third-place finish, out of 13 teams, at the UTA Bobby Lane Invitational, hosted by the University of Texas at Arlington, at Maverick Stadium.
LYNDHURST, N.J. (March 22, 2019) – It was all Ravens all the time on Friday night at the Lyndhurst Recreation complex, as the Franklin Pierce University women’s lacrosse team was not slowed by chilly conditions in a non-conference contest at Felician. Freshman attack Savannah Ernst (American Fork, Utah) went for five points, on four goals and an assist, and sophomore attack Caroline Lounsbury (Franklin, Mass.) scored four goals of her own, as the Ravens cruised to an 18-0 victory.
LAKE WALES, Fla. (March 21, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team wrapped up its three-match Florida swing in style on Friday, as the Ravens posted a 7-2 win on the road at Warner in non-conference play.
LAKE WALES, Fla. (March 21, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s tennis team was defeated on the road on Thursday, 9-0, at Warner in non-conference play, to close out the team’s three-match trip to Florida.
Franklin Pierce University men’s lacrosse graduate midfielder Domenic St. Laurent (Amherst, N.H.) scored a season-best three goals and chipped in one assist for a team and campaign-high four points as the Ravens were bested 15-9 Thursday afternoon by Northeast-10 Conference opponent Saint Anselm College on Sodexo Field. The win, the first of the season for the Hawks sends them to 1-2, 1-1 NE10 while the Crimson and Grey’s unblemished mark ends at 3-1 and 1-1 NE10.
RINDGE, N.H. (March 21, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s lacrosse team will host its annual Lax-4-Life event in conjunction with its game against Bentley on Wednesday, March 27. Game time is set for 7 p.m. at Sodexo Field.
RINDGE, N.H. (March 21, 2019) – As the Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team wraps up a spring break trip to Florida on Thursday, the Ravens are left with just a handful of non-conference tune-ups remaining before returning to Northeast-10 Conference play once the calendar turns to April. Already out to a 3-0 start in league play, when the team returns to NE10 matches, they will do so after being picked to finish in a tie for fourth in the Conference, as announced earlier this winter by the NE10.
The Franklin Pierce University softball home-opening doubleheader scheduled for 3:00 and 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, against Northeast-10 Conference opponent Southern New Hampshire University, has been postponed.
The Franklin Pierce University women’s golf team chipped away nine strokes from their first-round score and climbed three slots on the team leaderboard to finish in 10th place overall at the conclusion of the Coker College Cobra Women’s Spring Invitational.
The Franklin Pierce University women’s golf team hit the links for the first time this spring as they completed the first round of the Coker Cobra Women’s Spring Invitational at the Hartsville Country Club.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (March 18, 2019) – The defending national champions looked every bit the part on Monday afternoon, as No. 1 nationally ranked Le Moyne posted a first-half shutout on the way to dealing the Franklin Pierce University women’s lacrosse team a 14-3 defeat in Northeast-10 Conference play at Ted Grant Field. Sophomore attack Erin McMullen (4-0-4) and junior midfielder Julia Sardella (3-1-4) notched four points each to lead the way for the Dolphins, while freshman attack Savannah Ernst (America Fork, Utah) had a pair of goals for Franklin Pierce.
The Franklin Pierce University softball team ended their six-game road trip on Monday splitting a two-game doubleheader versus Kutztown University. In game one, the Crimson and Grey bested the Bears 3-1 in eight innings before suffering a 13-0 five-inning defeat in the back end of the twinbill. The Ravens travel back north to New Hampshire at 4-10 while Kutztown improves to 11-10.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (March 18, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team opened a three-match trip to Florida with a 5-2 setback on Monday, as the Ravens saw a three-match winning streak halted on the road at Eckerd in non-conference play.
The Franklin Pierce University softball team wrapped up their four-game weekend set against East Stroudsburg University by splitting a pair of games on Saint Patrick’s Day at the Maplezone Sports Complex. The Warriors walked off the Ravens after Pierce rallied to tie in the top of the seventh to take the first game 5-4 until the Ravens enacted revenge with a 6-1, 11 hit second game win. The Ravens improve their mark to 3-9 overall while ESU goes to 9-11.
LYNDHURST, N.J. (March 17, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University baseball team led 4-1 through the top of the sixth on Sunday afternoon, but trailed 5-4 after seven and went on to suffer a 9-4 defeat at Felician. The Ravens allowed one in the sixth, four in the seventh and four more in the eighth to turn what looked to be a likely victory into the five-run defeat. Only two of the nine runs were earned, thanks to three errors and a pair of passed balls, while the offense left 12 men on base over the course of the afternoon.
The Franklin Pierce University softball program traveled to East Stroudsburg University for a doubleheader and dropped both games a 3-2 game one setback to the Warriors and a 4-3 second game defeat. The wins send the home team to 8-10 on the year while the Crimson and Grey moved to 2-8 with both losses.
Franklin Pierce University men’s lacrosse senior midfielder Jake Castorf (Holbrook, N.Y.) tallied his 100th career point and produced a career-high seven goals as the Ravens overpowered Northeast-10 Conference opponent American International 23-6 Saturday evening on Abdow Field. The win, the third straight for the Crimson and Grey improves their early season mark to 3-0, 1-0 NE10 while the Yellow Jackets remain winless at 0-8, 0-3 NE10.
LYNDHURST, N.J. (March 16, 2019) – At first, the nightmare week continued on Saturday afternoon for the Franklin Pierce University baseball team, as five errors led to another double-digit day for the opposition in an 11-3 loss to Felician to open a non-conference doubleheader at Lyndhurst Recreation Complex. The Ravens were able to bounce back in the second game though, and halt their losing streak at five games. Senior left fielder Brad Roberto (San Diego, Calif.) cranked a long, solo home run in the sixth, which stood as the winning run in a 2-1 victory in the seven-inning contest.
CARY, N.C. (March 14, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University baseball team surrendered 27 runs on 38 hits across two games on Thursday, as the Ravens fell twice at the USA Baseball National Training Complex. Franklin Pierce closed out its trip to North Carolina on a four-game losing streak, and losers of five of six, as the Ravens dropped a 17-9 decision to Slippery Rock and a 10-6 contest to Nyack.
CARY, N.C. (March 13, 2019) – A pair of late-inning meltdowns cost the Franklin Pierce University baseball team a pair of wins on Wednesday afternoon, on the team’s penultimate day at the USA Baseball National Training Complex. In the first game, the Ravens held an 8-6 lead through seven innings, but surrendered a run in the eighth and eight more in the ninth to fall to St. Thomas Aquinas, 15-8. Later, Franklin Pierce held a 3-0 lead through seven, allowed three runs in the eighth, scored two of its own in the top of the 10th, but then allowed three runs in the bottom half of the 10th to drop a 6-5 decision to Nyack.
CARY, N.C. (March 12, 2019) – It turned into a bit of barnburner at the USA Baseball National Training Complex on Tuesday afternoon, as the two teams combined for 22 runs on 24 hits. It was the Franklin Pierce University baseball team which did the majority of the damage though, as the Ravens posted a 16-6, non-conference win over Fairmont State. Every member of the Franklin Pierce starting lineup either scored or drove in at least one run on the day, led by sophomore right fielder Nicholas Martino (East Brunswick, N.J.) and senior left fielder Brad Roberto (San Diego, Calif.), who scored three times each.
RINDGE, N.H. (March 12, 2019) – Freshman Preston Gordon (Essex Junction, Vt.) of the Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week, for the week ending on March 10, as announced on Tuesday by the Conference office.