MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (January 12, 2018) – Senior Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.) took first place in the triple jump, while freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) finished first in the high jump on Saturday afternoon, to lead the way for the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team at the Middlebury Winter Classic. In all, the Ravens chalked up 15 top-five finishes on the way to a third-place finish in the five-team meet.
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (January 12, 2018) – Junior Trevor Guay (Londonderry, N.H.) established a new school record in the 500 meters on Saturday, to lead the way for the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field team at the Middlebury Winter Classic. The Ravens collected 10 top-five finishes on the way to a fourth-place finish at the five-team meet.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (January 12, 2019) – Two goals in the first and two more in the second allowed the Franklin Pierce University women’s ice hockey team to build a 4-0 lead on the road at Johnson & Wales on Saturday night. The four goals came from four different goal scorers, and would be more than enough, as the Ravens cruised to a 4-2 win in non-conference play at Lynch Arena.
WINCHENDON, Mass. (January 12, 2019) – Third-period leads of 3-1 and 4-2 would not be enough for the Franklin Pierce University men’s ice hockey team on Saturday night, as the Ravens surrendered two goals in the final five minutes of regulation and another 44 seconds into overtime to suffer a 5-4 defeat at the hands of visiting Post. Sophomore forward Evan Lugo scored twice, including the game-winner, for Post, while junior forward Alex Lester (Methuen, Mass.) scored twice in defeat for Franklin Pierce in the non-conference affair at Jason Ritchie Ice Arena.
RINDGE, N.H. (December 21, 2018) -- Earlier this holiday season, student-athletes from several Franklin Pierce University teams took time out of their schedule to do some volunteer work at the Villi Poni Farm, which is part of the Newfoundland Pony Sanctuary, located in Jaffrey, N.H.
RINDGE, N.H. (December 17, 2018) – Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Rachel Burleson has announced Ruben Resendes has been named as the 11th head coach of the University’s men’s soccer program. The former Southern New Hampshire University standout will return to the Northeast-10 Conference to take on his second collegiate head coaching job, and his first at the Division II level.
RINDGE, N.H. (December 14, 2018) – Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Rachel Burleson has announced Russell Gaskamp has been named as the next head coach of the University’s football program. Gaskamp will be the program’s third coach overall and will be the first to coach the team at the Division II level, as the Ravens join the Northeast-10 Conference in the fall of 2019. He will replace Rashad Watson, who announced his resignation earlier this week.
RINDGE, N.H. (December 12, 2018) – For the first time in program history, the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team has been nationally ranked inside the top 25 by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, as announced by the USTFCCCA on Tuesday. The Ravens earned the No. 24 spot in the coaches association’s preseason rankings.