Women's swimming begins its 2017-18 season on Saturday, traveling to York for a tri-meet with the host Spartans and Messiah College at 1:00 p.m. The Diplomats look to return to the top three of the conference after finishing fifth at last season’s Centennial Conference (CC) Championships.
Men's swimming opens its 2017-18 season on Saturday traveling to York for a tri-meet with Messiah and the host Spartans. The Diplomats look to return to the Centennial Conference's (CC) top three after finishing fourth at the Championships a year ago.
Saturday marks the 109th meeting between Dickinson and F&M and is the longest rivalry in the Centennial Conference. The series started in Carlisle on Oct. 30, 1889, with a 10-0 Dickinson win and the teams gathered again on Nov. 28th of that year, with F&M posting a 22-0 shutout. The Diplomats lead the series 63-42-3.
Franklin & Marshall College's new multipurpose athletic facility, Shadek Stadium, will host its inaugural football game on Saturday when the Diplomats face Dickinson at 1:30 p.m. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 12:15 p.m. in front of the stadium and the gates will open to the public at 12:30 p.m..
Franklin & Marshall's Annie Horsley and Sarah Schannauer were chosen to play in the 2017 Victory Sports Tours/NFHCA Division III Senior Game. The contest will be held at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Ky. on Saturday, Nov. 18. Game time is set for 5:00 p.m.
Franklin & Marshall volleyball (15-6, 6-1 CC) opens this week hosting Muhlenberg on Wednesday evening for a crucial match the Diplomats need to win in order to maintain their second-place standing in the Centennial. Muhlenberg holds the most recent victory coming in the first round of the CC Tournament last season.
A pair of road games in the second-to-last week of the regular season highlights another critical stretch for Franklin & Marshall’s men’s soccer team (6-5-2, 4-1-1 Centennial). Action opens against Gettysburg on Wednesday, a series that began in 1930 and has seen the Diplomats secure wins in each of the last eight meetings.
Franklin & Marshall (4-8-1, 1-6-1 CC) begins into its second-to-last week of the regular season on Saturday, and are set to square off against Bryn Mawr for the 28th all-time meeting in a series that dates back to the 1982 season.
Over fall break, the Franklin & Marshall College men’s basketball team took a five-day trip to Canada. In addition to sightseeing natural wonders and urban centers, the Diplomats played four games against universities in the Toronto-area.
Ian Murray and Drew O’Hern both finished in the top-five to lead their respective teams at the Franklin & Marshall Fall Invitational Monday afternoon. Murray led the F&M Blue team, but it was Seiichiro Nakai’s 84 that broke the tie with Rutgers-Camden at 307. F&M’s White team finished sixth with a total score of 320.
Franklin & Marshall's Annie Horsley was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Offensive Player of the Week for field hockey, announced by the league office on Monday. The honor is the first of her career and the sixth of the season for the Diplomats.
Annie Horsley's two goals led Franklin & Marshall’s No. 13 field hockey team against Washington on Sunday afternoon for the 2-1 victory to maintain the top spot in the Centennial Conference (CC) standings.
Franklin & Marshall's women's cross country team took third at the Hood College Open Saturday afternoon. The Diplomats finished with 86 points while Catholic took the top spot at 55 and St. Mary's placed second with 71 points.
Pat Manion placed seventh to lead Franklin & Marshall to a second place at the Hood College Open Saturday afternoon. F&M finished with 75 points, just four shy of Frostburg State who took the team title with 71 points.
Franklin & Marshall’s volleyball team swept a tri-match hosted by Washington College, first defeating the host 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-23) and then fighting past Alvernia 3-2 (25-19, 19-25, 25-22, 23-25, 15-13).
Franklin & Marshall's volleyball team defeated Gettysburg 3-1 (27-25, 17-25, 25-17, 25-21) on Wednesday evening to break a four-way tie and take second place in the Centennial Conference (CC) standings.
The Franklin & Marshall Football Team donated 12,510 diapers to the Water Street Ministries Shelter that will provide children with diapers for the next three months at the shelter. Since its inception in 2012, The Little Dips Diaper Drive has collected more than 58,000 diapers for the children living at Water Street.