SHELTON, Conn. (November 16, 2018) – It was yet another one-goal game between the women’s ice hockey teams of Franklin Pierce University and Sacred Heart University. It was yet another overtime game as well. Once again, things ultimately broke in favor of Sacred Heart. Junior defenseman Jayne Lewis put home the game-winning goal 48 seconds into overtime on Friday afternoon, as the home-standing Pioneers posted a 2-1 victory over the Ravens in New England Women’s Hockey Alliance play at Sports Center of Connecticut.
Franklin Pierce University men’s basketball sophomore guard Sean Fasoyiro (Houston, Texas) poured in a career-high 15 points, but Caldwell University hung on for a four-point, 95-91 victory in non-conference action Wednesday evening at the Newman Center. The win sends the Cougars to 2-1 overall and the Ravens drop to 1-2 with the setback.
The Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball team opened their home schedule of games Wednesday evening suffering a 62-33 loss to Northeast-10 Conference opponent Saint Anselm College. With the victory, the Hawks remain unblemished at 3-0, 1-0 NE10 while the Ravens are still in search of their first win sitting at 0-3, 0-1 NE10 in the early stages of the campaign.
RINDGE, N.H. (November 14, 2018) – Senior midfielder Raegan Moulton (Baldwinville, Mass.) of the Franklin Pierce University field hockey team has been named to the All-Northeast-10 Conference Second Team, as announced on Wednesday afternoon by the Conference office.
Every great sports team goes through a rebuild. The Golden State Warriors, Chicago Blackhawks and even the Boston Red Sox have gone through their own rebuilds before their current winning ways. That is what the Franklin Pierce University men’s ice hockey team went through this past offseason. After a 7-18-1 (3-11-1 Northeast-10 Conference) record last season, head coach Shaun Millerick went on a recruiting spree, as he brought 13 freshmen onto the roster for the start of the 2018-19 season. Introducing so many new faces affects everyone in the locker room in many ways. From freshmen and sophomores battling to earn a spot, to juniors and seniors battling to keep their spot on the roster, 13 new faces can do a lot for a new team.
Ravens hockey has been raising money for the Seacoast Mental Health Center, with an eye towards assisting with suicide prevention. On Media Monday, our Tyler Aragao caught up with alternate captain Jessica Strack to discuss the fundraiser, her position as one of the team's leaders, and... her knitting ability.
Men's basketball opened its campaign over the weekend with a split in two games at a season-opening tournament hosted by SNHU. On Media Monday, our Bryce Johnson caught up with graduate student Jeremy Arthur to discuss the team's expectations for the year, life as a transfer student, and... his love of expressing himself through music.
Men's ice hockey scored a big win over Saint Anselm last week, the first time the Ravens had defeated the Hawks in program history. On Media Monday, our Ezra Gennello talked with team captain Jack Williams about the win over Saint Anselm, took a look ahead to a game against Stonehill this weekend, and... talked about his two Maine Coon cats.