2018-19 Women's Track & Field News

  • 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.