No. 18 nationally-ranked Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer graduate midfielder Javier García Borrás (Alzira, Spain) converted a penalty kick with 30 seconds left in double-overtime to send the Ravens on to the NCAA Division II Men’s Soccer Super Regional 1 Quarterfinal game with a 2-1 victory over the no. 9 seeded Post University Eagles Thursday morning at the McConnell Family Stadium in Erie, Pa.
Two weeks ago, the no. 18 nationally-ranked Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer program defeated no. 8 ranked Wilmington (Del.) University 1-0 in the NCAA Championship Super Region 1 – Second Round. Thursday, the crimson and grey’s march to a second national championship continues as they battle no. 9 seeded Post University on the campus of Gannon University with kick-off slated for 10:00 a.m.
For the second straight year Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer junior Yannik Felber (Vallendar, Germany) has been named to the 2019 CoSIDA Academic All-America® Division II Men's Soccer team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Felber was joined by first time honoree Niklas Laudahn (Olfen, Germany) giving the Ravens two Academic All-America Players during a single season for the first time in program history.
No. 18 nationally-ranked Franklin Pierce University men’s soccer junior forward Antonio Ferreira (Madrid, Spain) scored the match deciding goal as the Ravens were victorious in their first NCAA Division II Tournament game since 2011 as they shutout the high powered offense of no. 8 ranked Wilmington (Del.) University 1-0 Saturday evening on Sodexo Field during the Super Regional 1 – Second Round.
MANSFIELD, Mass. (December 18, 2019) – Following what was a wildly successful fall season for the Franklin Pierce University athletics teams, the Ravens are tied for fourth in the Northeast-10 Conference Presidents’ Cup standings heading into the semester break, as announced earlier by the league office. Franklin Pierce trails first-place Southern New Hampshire by less than 15 points.
Traveling to college is a stressful and exciting time for young adults, especially as a collegiate athlete. However, the situation is even more stressful when you are leaving your home country to do so. Franklin Pierce University has many international student-athletes who come from all over the world to attend school. Why? For the love of the sport.
RINDGE, N.H. (November 14, 2019) -- Last Friday, the Franklin Pierce University Department of Athletics formally honored its 2019 Hall of Fame Class, in a formal ceremony in Spagnuolo Hall.
Coaching at the NCAA level is a tough job. Hours of film, practice prep, game prep, travel, and so much more to ensure your team is not only performing well, but also happy. While some coaches find one team to be enough, Brittany Fleck took on a nearly impossible job: coach two teams at one time. The Franklin Pierce University field hockey assistant coach volunteered to help out with the volleyball team as well, when a position opened up on the coaching staff this fall.