Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • Sellers leads FMU on day one of The Auto-Trader Invitational
    October 15, 2018
    Freshman Grant Sellers shot rounds of 73 and one-under par 71 on Monday (Oct. 15) to lead the Francis Marion University squad as the Patriots sit in 12th after two rounds at The Auto-Trader Invitational hosted by Georgia State University.
  • Dovland and Mianne quiet the storm  
    October 13, 2018
    A pair of second-half goals from sophomore Jonas Dovland and senior Gaspard Mianne helped Francis Marion University knock off Georgia Southwestern State University 2-0 in Peach Belt Conference men’s soccer action Saturday night (Oct. 13).
  • FMU Women’s unbeaten run snapped at Clayton State
    October 13, 2018
    Clayton State University scored a pair of goals in each half to knock off Francis Marion University 4-1 in Peach Belt Conference women’s soccer action on Saturday afternoon (Oct. 13). The loss ends the Patriots’ four-match unbeaten run (3-0-1).
  • Abdur-Rahim carries FMU past UNCP in five sets
    October 13, 2018
    Sophomore Courtney Abdur-Rahim registered a career-high 18 kills and served the opening three points of the deciding fifth set as Francis Marion University claimed a hard-fourth 25-20,17-25,25-19,20-25,15-10 win over UNC Pembroke, Saturday afternoon (Oct. 13) in Peach Belt Conference volleyball action.
  • Patriots sweep local-rival UNC Pembroke behind Abdur-Rahim
    October 12, 2018
    Francis Marion University swept local-rival UNC Pembroke in three straight sets 25-18, 25-17, 25-20 in Peach Belt Conference volleyball action on Friday night (Oct. 12)
  • FMU Men host Georgia Southwestern on Saturday
    October 12, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men’s soccer team returns to Peach Belt Conference play on Saturday (Oct. 13) as it welcomes Georgia Southwestern State University to Hartzler Field for a 7 p.m. kickoff.
  • FMU Volleyball hosting “Dig Pink” match on Friday
    October 11, 2018
    The Francis Marion University volleyball team will be hosting its annual “Dig Pink” match on Friday (Oct. 12), as the Patriots welcomes local-rival and Peach Belt Conference foe UNC Pembroke to the Smith University Center at 7 p.m.
  • Hall halts Aiken comeback with late winner
    October 10, 2018
    Sophomore midfielder Emma Hall netted the first goal of her collegiate career in the 85th minute to lift the Francis Marion University women’s soccer team to a 3-2 win over USC Aiken, Wednesday night (Oct. 10) in Peach Belt Conference action.
  • Late Own Goal gives Patriots a 1-0 win in local rivalry
    October 10, 2018
    An own goal with 7:43 remaining gave Francis Marion University a muddy 1-0 victory over local-rival Coker College, Wednesday evening (Oct. 10) in non-conference men’s soccer action.
  • Crusaders rally past Francis Marion in 4 sets
    October 09, 2018
    Francis Marion University captured the opening set on Tuesday evening (Oct. 9), but Belmont Abbey College rally to win the next three sets to claim a 22-25, 25-22, 25-22, 25-15 victory in non-conference volleyball action.
  • Patriot soccer to host doubleheader Wednesday
    October 09, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s soccer teams will host a doubleheader on Wednesday (Oct. 10) as the men’s squad faces local-rival Coker College at 5 p.m., and the women take on Peach Belt Conference foe USC Aiken at 7:30 p.m. Both matches will be on Hartzler Field in the Griffin Athletic Complex.
  • FMU’s Liddell named PBC Women’s Runner of the Week
    October 09, 2018
    Junior Andrea Liddell of the Francis Marion University women's cross country team has been named the Peach Belt Conference Runner of the Week for the week of Oct. 1-7.
  • FMU runners both place sixth at Columbia College Invitational
    October 06, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s cross country teams each finished sixth at Saturday’s (Oct. 6) Columbia College Invitational.
  • Patriot Men outshoot, but fall to Nighthawks
    October 06, 2018
    Despite holding a 26-18 shot advantage, Francis Marion University fell 5-2 to the University of North Georgia, Saturday evening (Oct. 6) in Peach Belt Conference men’s soccer action.