NEW HAVEN, Conn. (May 4, 2018) – Senior Emily Quinn (West Bridgewater, Mass.) and freshman Alyssa Harris (Billerica, Mass.) each set program records on Friday to highlight the day for the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team on the first day of the Northeast-10 Conference Championships, hosted by Southern Connecticut State at Jess Dow Field.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (April 28, 2018) – Ten top-three finishes led the way on Saturday for the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team at the CCSU Track & Field Invitational, hosted by Central Connecticut State University. The event amounted to a tri-meet, as only the Ravens, host Blue Devils, and the University of Hartford were in attendance.
RINDGE, N.H. (April 25, 2018) – Freshman Alyssa Harris (Billerica, Mass.) of the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team has been named Northeast-10 Conference Track Rookie of the Week, for the week ending on April 22, as announced on Wednesday by the Conference office.
ALBANY, N.Y. (April 21, 2018) – Freshman Alyssa Harris (Billerica, Mass.) came calling for a pair of program records on Saturday, as she set new school bests in the 100- and 200-meter dashes for the Franklin Pierce University women’s track & field team. Junior Lilian Baah (Danielson, Conn.) added a school record in the triple jump, as the Ravens set three new program records at the UAlbany Spring Classic, hosted by the University at Albany.
On a Very Special Edition of Media Monday, we take a look inside the Athletic Training Room, courtesy of three of Franklin Pierce's athletic trainers. Our Matt Janik is joined by Christine Levreault, Tyler Baran, Makina Itchkavich-Levasseur and, of course, Saki. The group discusses the unseen challenges of the job, the adjustments being made by new people in new roles, and... Christine's figure skating background. Nobody ever explained why Makina was wearing the sunglasses though...
There were some struggles on the field for Ravens football in Saturday's season-opening loss to Navy, but there were lessons to be learned as well. On Media Monday, our Tyler Aragao chatted with head coach Rashad Watson about the takeaways from the Navy game, a look ahead to Saturday's homecoming tilt with Post, and... the impressive longevity of Watson's friendships.
Ravens cross country saw plenty of success over the weekend at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational. On Media Monday, freshman Riley Fenoff chatted with our Shannon Slater about the transition from high school to college, his record-setting performance on Saturday, and... his ability to juggle, kind of.
Ravens field hockey opened the season on Friday afternoon with a come-from-behind victory over St. Thomas Aquinas. On Media Monday, our Matt Janik sat down with midfielder Raegan Moulton to talk about the season opener, the team's "Drop the Anchor" concept, and... her dog's distaste for footwear.