Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • FMU Softball hosting Lander for Senior Day on Saturday
    April 18, 2019
    The Francis Marion University softball team will conclude its regular season with a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader against Lander University on Saturday afternoon (April 20) at 1 p.m. at the FMU Softball Stadium. Francis Marion will honor its six seniors with an on-field ceremony prior to the first pitch of game one.
  • Patriots host PBC Tennis Tournaments starting Friday
    April 17, 2019
    The 2019 Peach Belt Conference Men’s and Women’s Tennis Tournaments will be held Friday through Sunday (April 19-21) at the Dr. Eddie Floyd/Florence Tennis Center. Admission to the three-day single-elimination event is free. This is the seventh consecutive year Francis Marion University has served as the host institution.
  • Harney homers twice as FMU earns split at UNCP
    April 16, 2019
    Senior first baseman Jessica Harney hit a pair of home runs and drove in four runs to power Francis Marion University to a 7-1 victory over UNC Pembroke and to a split of Tuesday afternoon’s (April 16) Peach Belt Conference softball doubleheader. The Braves held off the Patriots for a 2-1 win in game one.
  • Hardee leads FMU offensive outburst in 18-3 win at Chowan
    April 16, 2019
    Freshman left fielder Will Hardee set career highs with four RBIs and four runs scored as Francis Marion University routed Chowan University 18-3, Tuesday (April 16) in a non-conference baseball contest.
  • Sandvoll leads FMU at season-ending Southern Intercollegiate
    April 15, 2019
    Senior Lars Sandvoll fired a second-round 75 and finished tied for 52nd in the players’ standings to help lead Francis Marion University to a share of 16th place at the Southern Intercollegiate Men’s Golf Tournament on Monday (April 15).
  • FMU Tennis Teams beat Georgia Southwestern 4-1
    April 14, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s tennis teams both defeated Georgia Southwestern State University by 4-1 scores on Sunday (April 14) in the regular season finale for both squads.
  • PBC series finale with CSU cancelled
    April 14, 2019
    A downpour in the top of the second inning forced the cancellation of Sunday's (April 14) Peach Belt Conference baseball game between Francis Marion University and Columbus State University.
  • Patriot tennis teams fall to Top-6 CSU squads
    April 13, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s tennis teams dropped 7-0 road decisions to Columbus State University squads ranked sixth and second respectively, Saturday afternoon (April 13) in Peach Belt Conference action.
  • Flynn, Hinnant carry Patriots to victory over Cougars
    April 13, 2019
    Senior right fielder Cole Hinnant launched a two-run homer in the bottom of the first inning and senior right-handed pitcher Evan Flynn tossed six strong innings to help Francis Marion University cruise to an 8-2 win over Columbus State University, in game one of a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader on Saturday (April 13). CSU came back to earn a wire-to-wire 4-2 win in the nightcap.
  • Freshmen help Patriots to split with PBC-leading Cougars
    April 13, 2019
    Freshman right fielder Danielle Karacson had a school-record tying five hits and freshman Addie May blasted a pinch-hit grand slam home run to power Francis Marion University to a 12-9 win over conference-leading Columbus State University and a split of Saturday afternoon’s (April 13) Peach Belt Conference softball doubleheader. The Cougars held off a late Patriot rally to claim a 5-4 victory in the opener.
  • Francis Marion weathers Hurricane rally for softball split
    April 12, 2019
    Freshman right fielder Danielle Karacson’s first-inning two-run triple sparked Francis Marion University to a 6-3 victory over Georgia Southwestern State University and a split of Friday afternoon’s (April 12) Peach Belt Conference softball doubleheader. The Hurricanes captured a walk-off 3-2 win in game one.
  • FMU baseball vs Cougars on Friday postponed
    April 12, 2019
    Francis Marion University's Friday night (April 12) baseball game against Columbus State University has been postponed because of rain.
  • FMU Baseball hosts CSU for final PBC home series, Senior Day
    April 11, 2019
    The Francis Marion University baseball team concludes its Peach Belt Conference home slate this weekend (April 12-14) with a three-game series against Columbus State University on Cormell Field at Sparrow Stadium.
  • Patriots double down on 4-3 wins over Jaguars
    April 10, 2019
    Senior shortstop Taylor Johnson delivered a walk-off sacrifice fly in the bottom of the seventh inning to provide Francis Marion University with a game-one 4-3 win over Augusta University en route to a doubleheader sweep of the Jaguars, Wednesday (April 10) in Peach Belt Conference softball action.