Franklin & Marshall Director of Athletics & Recreation Patricia S.W. Epps has announced the hiring of Brad Brubaker as the Franklin & Marshall softball head coach. Brubaker becomes the 12th coach in the program's 41-year history.
Franklin & Marshall’s women’s lacrosse team was named as an Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) 2019 Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad. In addition to the team honor, Maddie Hughes and Julia McKay both landed on the IWLCA’s Academic Honor Roll.
Franklin & Marshall’s men’s basketball team received the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Award, while J.C. McGrath and Ignas Slyka earned spots on the 2018-19 NABC Honors Court.
Fossombrone. Nestled in the hilly countryside of central Italy, this small town features Renaissance-era churches, several prominent monuments of antiquity, and the lively Piazza delle Corriere. Just over 9,000 residents make up the entire population of Fossombrone.
Franklin & Marshall College will induct seven individuals and two teams into its Athletic Hall of Fame on TRUEBLUE Weekend (Homecoming & Family Weekend). Patricia Borosky Asinski ’91, Jessica Kunkle ’05, Kelly Landman ’07, Sarah Meisenberg ’09, Ted Serro ’06, Steve Ulrich ’82, and Ed Van Dolsen ’80, along with the 1978 Men's Track & Field Relay Team and the 2009 Women's Lacrosse Team will be honored at an induction ceremony scheduled for Friday, October 25th.
Franklin & Marshall College today announced that it has entered into a campus-wide, multi-year partnership with NIKE through BSN SPORTS. The agreement, which commenced on July 1, 2019, is part of the BSN SPORTS Collegiate Select program which provides a true one-stop shop for all collegiate athletic, intramural, club and staff apparel and equipment.
Franklin & Marshall continued to cement itself as one of the top lacrosse programs in the country with another deep run into the NCAA Tournament and a consistent top-10 national ranking throughout the year. F&M advanced to the NCAAs for the seventh straight season, making it to four Elite Eights, and two Final Fours in those appearances. The Diplomats finished the year with a 17-5 record with a perfect 9-0 mark in Centennial Conference (CC) action.
An electric offense led Franklin & Marshall’s 2019 men’s lacrosse team to its sixth Centennial Conference (CC) Playoff appearance in the last seven seasons, a consistent ranking within the nation’s top-20, and second NCAA Tournament appearance in three years.
Franklin & Marshall baseball All-American Jonathan Cole was named to the Coastal Plain League (CPL) All-Star Team and will compete in the league’s 2019 All-Star Showdown in Savannah, Ga. at historic Grayson Stadium.
Student-athletes often have peaks and valleys in their collegiate careers and never has that been more evident than for Franklin & Marshall College baseball stalwart Dan Marano ’19, who left a remarkable legacy despite disappointing downtime.
A strong finish to the spring season allowed Franklin & Marshall to secure a 60th-place finish out of 442 Division III institutions in the 2018-19 final Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings. The Diplomats eclipsed 300 points for the fifth straight year after totaling 302.
Three members of the Franklin & Marshall women's lacrosse team were named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWCLA) All-America Team announced Monday. Maggie Hanzsche was named to the First Team while Megan Jackson and Emily Kitchin earned spots on the Second Team. The honor is the second of Hanzsche and the first for Jackson and Kitchin.
Franklin & Marshall’s Jonathan Cole and Jack Buckley each landed on the 2019 American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings NCAA Div. III All-Region Teams. Cole earned a place on the First Team, while Buckley was announced as a Third Team selection.
Franklin & Marshall’s women’s track and field team delivered a dominant 2019 campaign that saw three program records broken and a Diplomat return to the NCAA Championships for the first time since 2017.
Franklin & Marshall men’s track and field concluded its 2019 season by finishing ninth at the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships from May 3-5 and competing at the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Championships from May 15-16.
Franklin & Marshall’s Jonathan Cole was named to the D3baseball.com 2019 All-America Second Team, announced on Tuesday. The honor is the first of Cole’s career as the standout righty became the program’s first All-American since Tim Sheridan in 1995.