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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.