Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • FMU Harriers at PBC Championships on Saturday
    October 19, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s cross country squads will compete in the 27th annual Peach Belt Conference Championships, Saturday morning (Oct. 21) on the base of Fort Benning, Ga.
  • Patriot Volleyball hosts Bearcats and Jaguars
    October 19, 2017
    The Francis Marion University volleyball team will host a pair of Peach Belt Conference matches this weekend with Lander University visiting the Smith University Center on Friday at 7 p.m. and Augusta University on Saturday at 2 p.m.
  • Henderson scores in a 4-1 loss at Georgia College
    October 18, 2017
    Georgia College tallied three goals in the second half to snap a 1-1 deadlock on Wednesday evening (Oct. 18) as the Bobcats pulled away from upset-minded Francis Marion University for a 4-1 win in Peach Belt Conference women’s soccer action.
  • Diving header by Hawks nips Patriots 1-0
    October 18, 2017
    A diving header by senior Ben Chapman in the 49th minute carried Chowan University to a 1-0 non-conference victory over Francis Marion University, Wednesday night (Oct. 18) in men’s soccer action.
  • Senior C’s pace FMU golfers at Autotrader Collegiate Classic
    October 17, 2017
    Seniors Marc Casullo and Alessandro Caselli both carded one-over-par 73 scores on Tuesday (Oct. 17) as Francis Marion University placed 12th in the final team standings at the seventh annual Autotrader Collegiate Men’s Golf Classic.
  • FMU men’s soccer hosts Chowan on Wednesday
    October 17, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s soccer team will host Chowan University for the Patriots’ annual Sea of Red match, Wednesday (Oct. 18) at 7 p.m. on Hartzler Field.
  • McGuigan helps Patriots climb to 11th at Autotrader Collegiate Classic
    October 16, 2017
    Senior Callum McGuigan fired a one-under-par 71 over the afternoon round on Monday (Oct. 16) to help Francis Marion University climb to 11th position in the team standings after the opening day of the seventh annual Autotrader Collegiate Men’s Golf Classic.
  • Patriot volleyball splits non-conference tri-match
    October 14, 2017
    A trio of players recorded nine kills apiece to lead Francis Marion University to a three-set sweep (26-24, 25-20, 25-17) of North Greenville University, but the Patriots then went on to drop a three-set affair (25-21, 25-21, 25-17) to Southern Wesleyan University, Saturday afternoon (Oct. 14) in a non-conference volleyball tri-match.
  • Drakenhammar scores in 2-1 Patriot loss
    October 14, 2017
    Francis Marion University junior Oliver Drakenhammar scored in the 19th minute, but Lenoir-Rhyne University responded with two unanswered goals to claim a 2-1 win over the Patriots 2-1, Saturday night (Oct. 14) in non-conference men’s soccer action.
  • #16 Cougars defeat Francis Marion
    October 14, 2017
    Freshman Meghan Cottingham scored three times to help lead 16th-ranked Columbus State University to an 11-1 win over Francis Marion University, Saturday afternoon (Oct. 14) in Peach Belt Conference women’s soccer action.
  • Hot-hitting Bears defeat Patriot Volleyball
    October 13, 2017
    Francis Marion University freshman Kayla Arthur compiled a team-high 12 kills, but Lenoir-Rhyne University hit a blistering .418 attack percentage as a team while defeating the Patriots 25-17, 25-19, 25-13, Friday evening (Oct. 13) in non-conference women’s volleyball action.
  • Francis Marion University mid-season volleyball interview with coach Lauren Baufield
    October 13, 2017
    Coach Baufield talks about her team's play midway through the 2017 season.
  • Patriot Soccer hosts doubleheader on Saturday
    October 13, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s soccer teams will host a doubleheader on Saturday (Oct. 14) as the women’s squad will face off against Peach Belt Conference foe Columbus State University at 4:30 p.m., followed by the men at 7 p.m. against non-conference opponent Lenoir-Rhyne University.
  • Pacers rally past FMU Men 4-3 in OT
    October 11, 2017
    Francis Marion University held one-goal leads on three occasions in the second half, but USC Aiken rallied to force overtime and then the Pacers claimed a 4-3 win with a score with only 11 seconds left in overtime, Wednesday night (Oct. 11) in Peach Belt Conference men’s soccer action.