Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball junior Sophia Holmes (Oakland, Maine) scored a game-high 22 points during a 79-53 win against non-conference opponent Nyack College Wednesday evening. The win pushes the Ravens to 5-5 while the Warriors slide to 3-5 on the year.
Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball sophomore forward Emma Carter (Bristol, Vt.) manufactured the first double-double of her collegiate career with 11 points and a game-high 10 rebounds as the crimson and grey smoked Cheyney University 98-42 Saturday afternoon in The Fieldhouse. With the win, the Ravens stop a four-game skid and move to 4-5 overall while the Lady Wolves drop to 1-8 with the setback.
RINDGE, N.H. (December 7, 2019) -- Despite strong performances by the duo of juniors Sophia Holmes (Oakland, Maine) and Izzy Lipinski (Farmington, Conn.), the Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball team was handed a 79-60 loss by visiting Bentley in the Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon. Holmes scored 15 points, while Lipinski added 14 points and six rebounds in the Northeast-10 Conference affair.
Sophomore forward Izzy Lipinski (Farmington, Conn.) set a new career-high with 27 points but it was not enough as the Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball team lost to Northeast-10 Conference opponent Stonehill College 68-59 at the Merkert Gymnasium on Wednesday night. With the win, the Skyhawks improve 6-2, 3-1 in NE10 while the Ravens fall to 3-4 and remain winless in three chances against league foes.
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.