Franklin Pierce Celebrates 2019 Hall of Fame Class
Nov 14, 2019
November 14, 2019
RINDGE, N.H. (November 14, 2019) -- Last Friday, the Franklin Pierce University Department of Athletics formally honored its 2019 Hall of Fame Class, in a formal ceremony in Spagnuolo Hall. Click the link above for a photo gallery from the night's event.
As anounced in September, the inductees were Mike Adams '09 (baseball), Kim Jaksina '12 (field hockey and women's lacrosse), Christopher Joyce '06 (men's soccer) and Roscoe Sweeney '13 (men's ice hockey). At the ceremony, the inductees were joined by brief speeches from University President Dr. Kim Mooney '83, Director of Athletics Rachel Burleson, and women's lacrosse senior Ella Brownson, who spoke on behalf of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Adams was the 2008 National Pitcher of the Year, Jaksina was a two-time All-America selection in field hockey, Joyce was the 2005 National Player of the Year and Sweeney still stands as the men's ice hockey program's all-time leading scorer.
For more information on the 2019 Hall of Fame class, see our story announcing the group's selection from September (link).