2018-19 Women's Track & Field News

  • Women’s Track & Field Shines in Outdoor Opener, Takes Third at UTA Bobby Lane Invitational
    March 23, 2019
    ARLINGTON, Texas (March 23, 2019) – It was five school records, four NEICAAA qualifying marks and a pair of NCAA Championships provisional qualifying marks on Saturday, as the Franklin Pierce University track & field team burst into the outdoor season in style. The Ravens notched a pair of event wins along the way to a third-place finish, out of 13 teams, at the UTA Bobby Lane Invitational, hosted by the University of Texas at Arlington, at Maverick Stadium.
  • Cross Country/Track & Field Cleans up in Recent USTFCCCA Awards
    March 05, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (March 5, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University cross country and track & field programs have been busy hauling in awards in recent weeks. Over the course of February and early March, the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has announced multiple awards selections, all of which have featured Ravens as honorees. These include academic awards for the cross country season, as well as All-Region performers and Regional award winners for the indoor track & field season.
  • Track & Field has Three Selected to NCAA Championships
    February 26, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (February 26, 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. On the women’s side, 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.
  • Track & Field Chalks up Three NE10 Weekly Awards
    February 26, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (February 26, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University track & field program has picked up three Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week awards, for the week ending on Feb. 24, as announced on Tuesday afternoon by the Conference office. For the women, freshman Alana Thompson (Westampton, N.J.) was named Track Rookie of the Week, while freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) was selected as Field Rookie of the Week. For the men, freshman Riley Fenoff (Danville, Vt.) was chosen as Track Rookie of the Week.
  • Track & Field Finds Success at Pair of Last Chance Meets
    February 24, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (February 24, 2019) – Across a pair of last chance meets this weekend, the Franklin Pierce University track & field team posted a total of five NCAA Championships provisional qualifying marks, four event wins and three school records on the final weekend of the indoor season. The Ravens had student-athletes in action at both the Boston University Last Chance Qualifier on Friday and the Southern Connecticut State University Last Chance Meet on Sunday. As the names imply, this weekend’s meets were the final chance for athletes to post marks to qualify for the NCAA Championships.
  • Telfer Claims Three Titles; Women’s Track & Field Takes Sixth at NE10 Championships
    February 17, 2019
    NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (February 17, 2019) – Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) won three Northeast-10 Conference titles on Sunday, to lead the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team and earn Most Outstanding Track Athlete honors at the NE10 Championships, hosted by American International College, on the campus of Smith College. In all, the Ravens tallied four league titles and five top-three finishes on the second day of the meet to finish sixth, out of 12 teams. It was the highest NE10 Championships finish in program history.
  • Telfer Qualifies for Three Finals for Women’s Track & Field on First Day of NE10 Championships
    February 16, 2019
    NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (February 16, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team was in action on Saturday at the first day of the Northeast-10 Conference Championships, hosted by American International College, on the campus of Smith College. The Ravens had just one scoring performance on the day, but are set up for success on Sunday, as senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) qualified for the final of three events, including an NE10 Championships record time in the 60-meter hurdles.
  • Women’s Track & Field’s Baah Named NE10 Field Athlete of the Week
    February 13, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (February 13, 2019) – Senior Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.) of the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Women’s Field Athlete of the Week, for the week ending on Feb. 10, as announced on Tuesday afternoon by the Conference office.
  • Baah Nabs School Record for Women’s Track & Field at David Hemery Invitational
    February 08, 2019
    BOSTON (February 8, 2019) – Senior Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.) set a new school record in the triple jump on Friday for the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team, to lead the way at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational, hosted by Boston University.
  • Women’s Track & Field’s Telfer, Brena Earn NE10 Weekly Awards
    February 05, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (February 5, 2019) – Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) of the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Women’s Track Athlete of the Week, for the week ending on Feb. 3, as announced on Tuesday afternoon by the Conference office. In addition, freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) has been selected as NE10 Women’s Field Rookie of the Week.
  • Telfer Claims Pair of New England Titles; Women’s Track & Field Takes Third at Panther Invitational
    February 02, 2019
    BOSTON (February 2, 2019) – Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) claimed a pair of New England titles on Saturday, as she won both the 60-meter hurdles and the 200-meter dash at the NEICAAA Championships for the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team. Senior Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.) earned All-New England honors at the meet as well, for her performance in the triple jump. Elsewhere, the remainder of the Ravens were in action at Plymouth State, for the Panther Invitational, where the team took third, out of 13 teams.
  • Telfer Shines for Women’s Track & Field on First Day of NEICAAA Championships
    February 01, 2019
    BOSTON (February 1, 2019) – Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) advanced to the final of two events on Friday, to highlight the first day of the NEICAAA Championships for the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team.
  • Women’s Track & Field Moves up to No. 13 in National Rankings
    January 30, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (January 30, 2019) – The Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team has moved up to No. 13 in the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association national rankings, as announced earlier this week by the USTFCCCA. The ranking is the highest ever in program history.
  • Telfer Shines Again for Women’s Track & Field at John Thomas Terrier Classic
    January 25, 2019
    BOSTON (January 25, 2019) – Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) hit the NCAA Championships automatic qualifying mark in the 60-meter hurdles yet again on Friday, to lead the way for the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team at the John Thomas Terrier Classic, hosted by Boston University.
  • Women’s Track & Field’s Telfer Named NE10 Track Athlete of the Week
    January 22, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (January 22, 2019) – Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) of the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Women’s Track Athlete of the Week, for the week ending on Jan. 20, as announced on Tuesday afternoon by the Conference office.
  • Telfer Wins Thrice as Women’s Track & Field Places Second at Bates Invitational
    January 19, 2019
    LEWISTON, Maine (January 19, 2018) – Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) tripled up on Saturday, as she posted wins in the 200-meter dash, the 400 meters and the long jump, to lead the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team to a second-place finish (out of five teams) at the Bates Invitational.
  • Winter Storm Harper Forces Schedule Changes
    January 17, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (January 17, 2019) – With Winter Storm Harper bearing down on the region and forecasts calling for well over a foot of snow Saturday night and through Sunday, several Franklin Pierce University teams have announced changes to their weekend schedule.
  • Track & Field Hauls in Four NE10 Weekly Awards
    January 15, 2019
    RINDGE, N.H. (January 15, 2019) – A total of four members of the Franklin Pierce University track & field program have earned Northeast-10 Conference weekly awards, for the week ending on Jan. 13, as announced on Tuesday by the Conference office. Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) was selected as NE10 Women’s Track Athlete of the Week, senior Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.) was honored as NE10 Women’s Field Athlete of the Week, freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) was named NE10 Women’s Field Rookie of the Week, and freshman Ethan Pezzullo (Bristol, R.I.) earned NE10 Men’s Track Rookie of the Week accolades.
  • Baah, Telfer Shine as Track & Field Competes at Dartmouth Relays
    January 13, 2019
    HANOVER, N.H. (January 13, 2018) – Seniors Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.) and CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) both hit NCAA Championships qualifying marks on Sunday, to lead the way for the Franklin Pierce University track & field team, which had select athletes in action at the Dartmouth Relays. The women collected 20 points to finish fifth, out of 10 scoring teams, while the men procured eight points, to finish seventh, out of nine teams.
  • Baah, Brena Post Event Wins, Women’s Track & Field Third at Middlebury Winter Classic
    January 12, 2019
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (January 12, 2018) – Senior Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.) took first place in the triple jump, while freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) finished first in the high jump on Saturday afternoon, to lead the way for the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team at the Middlebury Winter Classic. In all, the Ravens chalked up 15 top-five finishes on the way to a third-place finish in the five-team meet.
  • Women’s Track & Field Earns First-Ever Top-25 National Ranking at No. 24
    December 12, 2018
    RINDGE, N.H. (December 12, 2018) – For the first time in program history, the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team has been nationally ranked inside the top 25 by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, as announced by the USTFCCCA on Tuesday. The Ravens earned the No. 24 spot in the coaches association’s preseason rankings.
  • Track & Field Has Four Collect NE10 Weekly Honors
    December 11, 2018
    RINDGE, N.H. (December 11, 2018) – A successful weekend at the Elm City Challenge led to a bounty on Tuesday afternoon for the Franklin Pierce University track & field program, as four Ravens hauled in Northeast-10 Conference weekly awards. On the men’s side, sophomore Hugo Arlabosse (Marseille, France) was named Track Athlete of the Week, while freshman Riley Fenoff (Danville, Vt.) took home Track Rookie of the Week honors. For the women, senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) was selected as Track Athlete of the Week, while freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) was lauded as Field Rookie of the Week.
  • Records, NCAA Marks Under Siege as Women’s Track & Field Finds Success at Elm City Challenge
    December 08, 2018
    NEW, HAVEN, Conn. (December 8, 2018) – In what has a case as the most successful meet in the still-young history of the program, the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team launched an all-out assault on the school record book over the weekend at the Elm City Challenge, hosted by Southern Connecticut State University. The Ravens set four school records and had six performances which met NCAA Championships provisional qualifying standards, on the way to a second-place finish, out of five teams, at the meet.
  • Women’s Track & Field’s Brena Named NE10 Field Rookie of the Week
    December 04, 2018
    RINDGE, N.H. (December 4, 2018) – Freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) of the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team capped off her collegiate debut week with her first career Northeast-10 Conference weekly award on Tuesday afternoon. She was selected as NE10 Field Rookie of the Week, for the week ending on Dec. 2, as announced by the Conference office.
  • Pair Hit NCAA Qualifying Marks as Women’s Track & Field Opens Season at UMass Boston Indoor Open
    December 01, 2018
    BOSTON (December 1, 2018) – Senior CeCe Telfer (Lebanon, N.H.) hit the NCAA Championships automatic qualifying mark in the 60-meter hurdles, while freshman Paola Brena (Queretaro, Mexico) added an NCAA provisional qualifying mark in the high jump on Saturday, as the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team opened the season in style at the UMass Boston Indoor Open. Both set school records, along with senior Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.), who hit the NEICAAA Championships qualifying mark in the triple jump, while freshman Alana Thompson (Westampton, N.J.) notched her first collegiate win in the 1000 meters.