The Franklin Pierce University volleyball team suffered a heartbreaking defeat Saturday evening as they were dropped 3-1 (23-25, 25-23, 24-26, 24-26) by Northeast-10 Conference foe Stonehill College at The Fieldhouse. With the win, the Skyhawks soar to 6-5, 2-1 NE10 while the Crimson and Grey are still in search of their first league victory.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 22, 2018) – Junior running back Kobie Smith (Leominster, Mass.) turned in a workhorse effort of 33 carries for 257 yards (7.8 yards per carry) on Saturday afternoon, to lead a 288-yard rushing attack by the Franklin Pierce University sprint football team. The Ravens erased a 14-0 second-quarter deficit to pick up a 28-14 win over visiting Post in Collegiate Sprint Football League North Division play at Sodexo Field.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 20, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s tennis team opened the season with a bang in its first team match of the 2018-19 season on Thursday afternoon. The Ravens dropped only one doubles match on the day, on the way to a 7-0 win at home over visiting Post in non-conference play.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 20, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s tennis team was defeated at home in non-conference play on Thursday afternoon, 7-0, by visiting Post.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 20, 2018) -- Right-hander Zach Hart (Wallingford, Conn.) of the Franklin Pierce University baseball team helped lead the Wareham Gatemen to a title this summer in the Cape Cod Baseball League. After the conclusion of the summer league season, he was featured in the most recent issue of New England Baseball Journal. Click through to read the full article.
RINDGE, N.H. (September 18, 2018) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team has entered the United Soccer Coaches national poll as the No. 24 ranked team in the country, in advance of Tuesday’s night’s Northeast-10 Conference showdown at Southern New Hampshire, as announced Tuesday morning by the coaches’ association.
On a Very Special Edition of Media Monday, we take a look inside the Athletic Training Room, courtesy of three of Franklin Pierce's athletic trainers. Our Matt Janik is joined by Christine Levreault, Tyler Baran, Makina Itchkavich-Levasseur and, of course, Saki. The group discusses the unseen challenges of the job, the adjustments being made by new people in new roles, and... Christine's figure skating background. Nobody ever explained why Makina was wearing the sunglasses though...
There were some struggles on the field for Ravens football in Saturday's season-opening loss to Navy, but there were lessons to be learned as well. On Media Monday, our Tyler Aragao chatted with head coach Rashad Watson about the takeaways from the Navy game, a look ahead to Saturday's homecoming tilt with Post, and... the impressive longevity of Watson's friendships.