Pinch-hitter Zack Moore drilled a run-scoring single to left field with no outs in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift Lander University to a 4-3 win over Francis Marion University, Saturday afternoon (March 24) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
Shortstop Bailey Connell’s two-run single ignited an 8-run eighth inning that snapped a 6-6 deadlock and Lander University went on to claim a 14-6 victory over Francis Marion University, Friday night (March 23) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
Senior Marc Casullo shot a two-under-par 70 and helped lead Francis Marion University to a seventh-place tie after the opening round of the 49th-annual Furman University Intercollegiate Men’s Golf Tournament, played on Friday (March 23).
Senior third baseman Sam Chiudina went 6-for-6 with three home runs, six runs scored, and 12 runs batted in as Francis Marion University swept a non-conference softball doubleheader from visiting Fayetteville State University, winning 18-0 and 23-2 on Friday afternoon (March 23). In the second contest, junior first baseman Jessica Harney set a Patriot single-season record with her 12th home run.
The Francis Marion University softball team will host a pair of doubleheaders this weekend. The Patriots will entertain Fayetteville State University on Friday (March 23) at 3 p.m. and Flagler College on Sunday (March 25) at 1 p.m.
Second-ranked University of North Georgia swept a Peach Belt Conference softball doubleheader from visiting Francis Marion University, winning 4-0 and 8-0 on Wednesday (March 21) amid gusty winds and snow flurries.
Francis Marion University 6-0 senior guard Detrek Browning has been named a third-team All-American by the Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA), as selected by the nation’s sports information directors.
Freshmen right-handers Austin Roseberry and John-Riley Hathcock combined on a five-hitter while a pair of Patriots extended long hitting streaks as Francis Marion University defeated Newberry College 5-2, Tuesday evening (March 20) in non-conference baseball action.
Francis Marion University 5-10 junior forward Shaunice Fulmore has garnered Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) NCAA Division II Coaches’ All-America honorable mention recognition for the 2017-18 season.
Young Harris College pitching held Francis Marion University to a single run in each game as the Mountain Lions swept a Peach Belt Conference softball doubleheader from the Patriots, winning 3-1 and 6-1 on Sunday afternoon (March 18).
Junior second baseman Steven Cox lobbed a walk-off run-scoring single into left centerfield to give Francis Marion University a dramatic 7-6 extra-inning win over Young Harris College, Sunday afternoon (March 18) in the rubber game of the Carolinas Hospital System Baseball Classic.
Catcher Cory Ewald hit a first-inning grand slam and Young Harris College held off a late Francis Marion University rally to claim a 7-4 Peach Belt Conference victory, Saturday afternoon (March 17) in the second game of the Carolinas Hospital System Baseball Classic.
Junior center fielder Gage Taylor lined a run-scoring single up the middle through a drawn-in infield with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift Francis Marion University to a come-from-behind 5-4 win over Young Harris College, Friday evening (March 16) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
Francis Marion University senior guard Detrek Browning has been named to a pair of All-Southeast Region Teams: the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division II All-District Team for the Southeast (selected by coaches) and the Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) All-Southeast Region squad (selected by sports information directors).