Franklin Pierce University men’s golf sophomore Dylan Plis (Camillus, N.Y.) has been named to the Division II Ping East All-Region team it was announced last week by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).
Franklin Pierce University men’s lacrosse senior Jake Castorf (Holbrook, N.Y.) and freshman Lawrence Bastianelli (Rocky Point, N.Y.) has been selected to the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) 2019 Division II All-New England Second Team it was announced Tuesday. It is the first All-New England honors for both players.
Baseball on Short End of Roller-Coaster, 12-10 Contest Against Wilmington (Del.) in Elimination Game at NCAA East Regional
GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (May 17, 2019) – It was a combined 22 runs on 31 hits, in what was anything but a pitcher’s duel on Friday afternoon, in an elimination game on the second day of the NCAA Championship East Regional, hosted by Adelphi. The eighth-seeded Franklin Pierce University baseball team kept battling back from an initial 6-0 deficit after four innings, but could never completely close the gap. Fourth-seeded Wilmington (Del.) ultimately prevailed in the back-and-forth affair, with a 12-10 victory at William J. Bonomo Field.
RINDGE, N.H. (May 17, 2019) – Mark Swasey will return to Franklin Pierce University as the 15th head coach in the history of the women’s basketball program, as announced on Friday by Rachel Burleson, Director of Athletics. Swasey – who was also the 11th head coach in the program’s history – will take the reins from Jen McKillop, who was already an Assistant Athletic Director and the department’s Senior Woman Administrator, and who will remain on-board as an Associate Athletic Director for Compliance, as well as the SWA.
INDIANAPOLIS (May 14, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University track & field program will be represented by three student-athletes at the NCAA Championships, as announced Tuesday afternoon by the NCAA. For the women, senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) and freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) will travel to the national meet, while sophomore Hugo Arlabosse (Marseille, France) has qualified on the men’s side.
RINDGE, N.H. (May 1, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University football program was out in the community over the weekend, as the Ravens put in some time assisting at the Jaffrey Conservation Commission.
RINDGE, N.H. (April 24, 2019) -- The Franklin Pierce University football team is in the midst of its inaugural spring practice season, as the team ramps up operations in advance of its first season of NCAA Division II football in the fall. On Monday, the team was featured on WMUR's evening newscast, as sports anchor Jason King took a look at the program.
Coming to a new place can be scary, nerve racking, and even hard, but for head coach Andrew Klaus of the softball team at Franklin Pierce University, his first year has been nothing short of warm and open. Klaus is the 12th head coach in program history, and took over after Hannah Griffin resigned after two seasons of leading the Ravens.