2014 Men's Soccer News

  • Men's Soccer to Host ID Clinic on Oct. 18
    September 25, 2015
    Camp to be held from 3-6 p.m.
  • Roy Fink Named Head Coach of Franklin Pierce Men’s Soccer Program
    February 03, 2015
    RINDGE, N.H. (February 3, 2015) – Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh has announced that Roy Fink has been named the 10th head coach of the University’s men’s soccer program. Fink comes to Franklin Pierce after seven years coaching college soccer in New England, including the previous three as a head coach elsewhere in the Northeast-10 Conference.
  • Men’s Soccer Coach Ian Clerihew Resigns
    November 12, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (November 12, 2014) – Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh has announced the resignation of men’s soccer head coach Ian Clerihew, effective immediately.
  • Men’s Soccer’s Appah, Donovan Earn All-Northeast-10 Honors
    November 05, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (November 5, 2014) – Graduate student midfielder Quincy Appah (Accra, Ghana) has been named to the All-Northeast-10 Conference First Team, to lead a pair of All-Conference selections for the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team, as announced Wednesday by the Conference office. Sophomore forward Dallas Donovan (South Yarmouth, Mass.) earned All-Northeast-10 Third Team accolades.
  • Men’s Soccer Done in by No. 15 SCSU, 5-0, in NE-10 Quarterfinal
    November 04, 2014
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. (November 4, 2014) – SCSU sophomore midfielder Markus Jacobsen scored three times on Tuesday afternoon, as the seventh-seeded Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team suffered a 5-0 defeat at the hands of second-seeded Southern Connecticut State in the quarterfinal round of the Northeast-10 Conference Championship at Jess Dow Field. Freshman goalkeeper Noah Varonier made four saves to record the shutout for SCSU.
  • LaVoie Goal Sends Men’s Soccer to 2-1 Upset of No. 7 SCSU
    October 31, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (October 31, 2014) – On a chilly All Hallows’ Eve in New Hampshire, sophomore forward Andrew LaVoie (Hebron, Conn.) got behind the backline and put away a 65th-minute goal to break a 1-1 tie and lift the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team to a 2-1 win over No. 7 nationally ranked Southern Connecticut State in Northeast-10 Conference play at Sodexo Field. Graduate student back Daniel Ruiz had the goal for SCSU in defeat.
  • Second-Half Goal Sinks Men’s Soccer in 1-0 Loss to No. 25 Merrimack
    October 28, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (October 28, 2014) – Merrimack sophomore forward Alexander Alleyne scored the game’s only goal in the 59th minute on Tuesday night, as the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of No. 25 nationally ranked Merrimack in Northeast-10 Conference play at Sodexo Field. Freshman goalkeeper Jordan LeGuyader (Jersey, United Kingdom) made three saves in defeat for Franklin Pierce.
  • Goal in Each Half Sends Men’s Soccer Past New Haven, 2-1
    October 25, 2014
    WEST HAVEN, Conn. (October 25, 2014) – Graduate student midfielder David Magee (Lurgan, Ireland) scored in the 19th minute and junior midfielder Lorris Cortijo (Paris, France) scored in the 79th minute on Saturday night, as the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team posted a 2-1 victory over New Haven in Northeast-10 Conference play at Sodexo Field. Sophomore forward Rob Poirier had the lone goal in defeat for New Haven.
  • Men’s Soccer Blanked at Adelphi, 2-0
    October 18, 2014
    GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (October 18, 2014) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team went on the road on Saturday evening and was unable to solve Adelphi senior goalkeeper Ahmad Salamah in a 2-0 loss in Northeast-10 Conference play at Motamed Field. Sophomore midfielder Caelan Hueber scored the game-winning goal in the 14th minute for Adelphi.
  • Appah’s Fancy Feet Ensure Men’s Soccer’s 2-1 Win Over Saint Anselm
    October 14, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (October 7, 2014) – Graduate student midfielder Quincy Appah (Accra, Ghana) scored his third game-winning goal of the season on Tuesday night, in the 87th minute to break a 1-1 tie, as the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team picked up a 2-1 win at home against Saint Anselm in Northeast-10 Conference play at Sodexo Field. Sophomore midfielder Jack Lynch scored a first-half goal for Saint Anselm in defeat.
  • Fati Second-Half Goal Difference as Men’s Soccer Wins at Saint Rose, 2-1
    October 11, 2014
    ALBANY, N.Y. (October 11, 2014) -- Graduate student midfielder Bruno Fati (Brussels, Belgium) converted a free kick in the 66th minute on Saturday afternoon to break a 1-1 tie and lift the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team to a 2-1 win over Saint Rose in Northeast-10 Conference play at Plumeri Sports Complex. Sophomore midfielder Tyler Casavant scored the lone goal in defeat for Saint Rose.
  • Second Half Undoes Men’s Soccer in 3-2 Loss at Stonehill
    October 08, 2014
    EASTON, Mass. (October 7, 2014) – Junior midfielder Lorris Cortijo (Paris, France) and graduate student midfielder Quincy Appah (Accra, Ghana) scored first-half goals on Wednesday afternoon, but two second-half goals led to a 2-1 loss for the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team on the road at Stonehill in Northeast-10 Conference play at Skyhawk Field. Freshman forward Trevor Torres scored the game-winning goal in the 82nd minute for Stonehill.
  • Quincy Appah Named Northeast-10 Conference Player of the Week
    October 06, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (October 6, 2014) – Graduate student midfielder Quincy Appah (Accra, Ghana) of the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Select Sport Player of the Week for the week ending on Oct. 5, as announced Tuesday by the Conference office.
  • Strong Second Half Lifts Men’s Soccer Over Le Moyne, 2-0
    October 04, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (October 4, 2014) – Senior midfielder David Lima (Everett, Mass.) scored the game-winning goal in the 60th minute and junior forward Marius Preber (Jessheim, Norway) added an insurance marker in the 86th minute on Saturday afternoon, as the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team picked up a 2-0 win over Le Moyne in Northeast-10 Conference play at Sodexo Field. Four different players factored in the scoring for the Ravens, as junior midfielder Lorris Cortijo (Paris, France) and graduate student midfielder Quincy Appah (Accra, Ghana) added assists.
  • Appah’s Five-Point Night Leads Men’s Soccer to 4-1 Win Over Bentley
    September 30, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (September 30, 2014) – Graduate student midfielder Quincy Appah (Accra, Ghana) scored twice, including the game-winner, and added an assist to tally five points on Tuesday night and lead the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team to a 4-1 win over Bentley in Northeast-10 Conference play at Sodexo Field. Sophomore midfielder Brett Ripperger scored the lone goal in defeat for Bentley.
  • Men’s Soccer Equalizes Twice, Plays to 2-2 Draw at Assumption
    September 27, 2014
    WORCESTER, Mass. (September 27, 2014) – Junior forward Marius Preber (Jessheim, Norway) and senior back Carlos Alvarez (Pawtucket, R.I.) each scored equalizing goals on Saturday night, as the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team rallied from 1-0 and 2-1 deficits to play to a 2-2 tie in Northeast-10 Conference play at Assumption. Sophomore midfielders Sarandon Dias and Hector Sola-Morla scored on the night for Assumption.
  • Appah Finds Net in 64th, Men’s Soccer Picks Up 1-0 Win at Saint Michael’s
    September 24, 2014
    COLCHESTER, Vt. (September 24, 2014) – Graduate student midfielder Quincy Appah (Accra, Ghana) scored the game’s only goal in the 64th minute on Wednesday afternoon to help the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team to a 1-0 road win over Saint Michael’s in Northeast-10 Conference play at Duffy Field. Freshman goalkeeper Jordan LeGuyader (Jersey, United Kingdom) made four saves to post the shutout for Franklin Pierce.
  • Men’s Soccer Pressures, but Can’t Better AIC, Falls 2-1 in Final Game of Homestand
    September 21, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (September 21, 2014) – Sophomore forward Dallas Donovan (South Yarmouth, Mass.) gave the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team a 1-0 lead in the 21st minute on Sunday afternoon, but American International answered with goals in the 23rd and 29th minutes as the Yellow Jackets rallied for a 2-1 victory in Northeast-10 Conference play at Sodexo Field. Junior forward Ed Sharman factored on both goals with a goal and an assist for AIC.
  • Men’s Soccer Stymied by No. 1 SNHU, 3-0
    September 17, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (September 17, 2014) – Junior back Dominic Samuel put home the only goal No. 1 nationally ranked Southern New Hampshire would need in the 14th minute on Wednesday night, as the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team suffered a 3-0 defeat in the Northeast-10 Conference opener for both sides at Sodexo Field. SNHU, the defending national champion, is now unbeaten in its last 27 games, dating to its 2013 season opener.
  • Pair of Second-Half Goals Push Men’s Soccer Over Dominican (N.Y.), 2-0
    September 10, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (September 10, 2014) – Junior midfielder Lorris Cortijo (Paris, France) hammered home a rebound in the 51st minute for the eventual game-winning goal on Wednesday night to lead the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team to a 2-0 win over Dominican (N.Y.) in non-conference play at Sodexo Field. Freshman goalkeeper Jordan LeGuyader (Jersey, United Kingdom) stopped all four shots on his net to earn his first collegiate shutout.
  • Late Lochhead Goal Lifts Men’s Soccer to 3-2 Win Over Bridgeport in Home Opener
    September 07, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (September 7, 2014) – Sophomore midfielder John Lochhead (Walpole, Mass.) sent a low shot through traffic and into the back of the net with 17:53 to play on Sunday afternoon to break a 2-2 tie and help the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team to a 3-2 win over Bridgeport in non-conference play at Sodexo Field. After scoring two goals in the season opener at Post on Thursday, sophomore forward Dallas Donovan (South Yarmouth, Mass.) scored twice more on Sunday afternoon in the Ravens’ home opener.
  • Men's and Women's Soccer Announce Weekend Schedule Changes
    September 05, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (September 5, 2014) -- The Franklin Pierce University men's and women's soccer teams have both announced changes to their games scheduled at Sodexo Field this weekend.
  • Men’s Soccer Clipped on Late Goal at No. 24 Post, 4-3, in Season-Opening Barnburner
    September 04, 2014
    WATERBURY, Conn. (September 4, 2014) – Sophomore forward Dallas Donovan (South Yarmouth, Mass.) scored twice on Thursday afternoon for the Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team, but an 88th-minute goal was the difference, as No. 24 nationally ranked Post picked up a 4-3, season-opening win in non-conference play at LaMoy Field. Junior forward Raphael Moura scored twice, including the late game-winner, in the win for Post.
  • Men’s Soccer Selected Fifth in Northeast-10 Preseason Coaches’ Poll
    August 27, 2014
    RINDGE, N.H. (August 27, 2014) – The Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer team has been selected fifth in the Northeast-10 Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll, as announced Wednesday by the Conference office. The Ravens tallied 129 points in the 15-team poll.