Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball freshman forward Izzy Lipinski (Farmington, Conn.) has been honored by the Northeast-10 Conference with a selection to the All-Rookie Team announced Monday afternoon by the league offices.
Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball sophomore forward Freya Cooney (Woodbridge, England) scored 10 of her career-high 12 points part of an 18-3 game-opening run in the first quarter, however no. 13 nationally-ranked Bentley University came back to narrowly defeat the Crimson and Grey 57-55 Tuesday evening in the regular season finale at the Dana Center. With the win, the Falcons conclude the campaign at 26-2, 20-1 NE10 while Pierce wraps up the 2018-19 year at 4-22, 2-19 NE10.
Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball players Sophia Holmes (Oakland, Maine) and Izzy Lipinski (Farmington, Conn.) scored a game-high 17 points apiece however Northeast-10 Conference and interstate rival Southern New Hampshire University came into The Fieldhouse and bested the Crimson and Grey 83-68 Saturday afternoon during the Ravens “Play 4 Kay Think Pink” game. With the win, the Penmen move to 17-10, 11-9 NE10 and the loss was the 21st overall for the Ravens and 18th in league play.
Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball freshman guard Lisa Sulejmani (Burlington, Vt.) scored a career and game-high 18 points during a 67-51 loss to Northeast-10 Conference opponent Assumption College Wednesday during “Play 4 Kay Night” at the Laska Gymnasium. With the win, the Greyhounds improve to 13-13, 8-11 NE10 while the Ravens lost their 20th game and 17th in league play.
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.
Streamers and balloons hung down from the entrance of the Fieldhouse. Posters lined the walls with quotes such as “Feel the Teal,” and “Cancer you picked the wrong girl.” The Franklin Pierce University volleyball team walked onto the court wearing teal and white shirts reading “Lindstrom Strong,” and donning teal ribbons in their hair. All of this in honor of Dawn Lindstrom, whose daughter, freshman Ingrid Lindstrom, plays for the Ravens.