Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • Patriots stand 13th at OSU’s weather-delayed Kepler Intercollegiate
    April 21, 2018
    Francis Marion University stands in 13th place as darkness halted play during the second round of the 47th-annual Robert Kepler Intercollegiate Men’s Golf Tournament, hosted by Ohio State University on Saturday (April 21).
  • Hinnant, High, and Flynn help Patriots to sweep of Georgia Southwestern
    April 21, 2018
    Junior right fielder Cole Hinnant banged out five hits and scored eight runs, while Francis Marion University right-handed pitchers Sam High and Evan Flynn each provided quality starts as the Patriots swept a Peach Belt Conference baseball doubleheader from Georgia Southwestern State University on Saturday afternoon (April 21), winning by the scores of 11-8 and 13-3.
  • FMU baseball WWP ceremonial first pitches on April 21, 2018
    April 22, 2018
    Francis Marion University's baseball program holds a special ceremonial first pitch with members of the Wounded Warrior Project on April 21, 2018.
  • Cougars take pair from FMU softball
    April 21, 2018
    Francis Marion University junior catcher Jaimie Harney registered four hits and a pair of runs batted in, but the Patriots suffered a season-ending doubleheader sweep at the hands of Columbus State University, dropping 10-4 and 7-1 decisions on Saturday afternoon (April 21) in Peach Belt Conference softball action.
  • 3 Patriots selected to PBC Women’s Tennis All-Academic Team
    April 20, 2018
    Three members of the Francis Marion University women’s tennis team – seniors Sofia Henning, Marie Krueger, and Anna Wintrich – have been named to the 2018 Peach Belt Conference Women’s Tennis All-Academic Team.
  • Patriot Baseball hosts Hurricanes for PBC Series and Senior Day
    April 19, 2018
    The Francis Marion University baseball team will host Georgia Southwestern State University for a key Peach Belt Conference series this weekend, including a Senior Day contest on Sunday (April 22).
  • Fourth-ranked Cougars defeat FMU Women 5-1
    April 20, 2018
    Despite a straight-sets win at No.1 singles by senior Marie Krueger, Francis Marion University lost to fourth-ranked and top-seeded Columbus State University 5-1, Friday morning (April 20) in the quarterfinals of the Peach Belt Conference Women’s Tennis Tournament at the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center.
  • FMU’s Krueger named to All-Conference squad
    April 19, 2018
    Francis Marion University senior Marie Krueger was named to the 2018 Peach Belt Conference All-Conference women’s tennis team as post-season accolades were announced at the PBC awards banquet, Thursday evening (April 19) on the FMU campus. Krueger picked up first-team honors for her singles play.
  • Patriot sophomore Guerrero named to PBC All-Academic Team
    April 19, 2018
    Francis Marion University sophomore Mauricio Guerrero has been named to the 2018 Peach Belt Conference Men’s Tennis All-Academic Team.
  • Mackinson and Reneo key Francis Marion past Claflin 18-6
    April 18, 2018
    Junior shortstop CJ Mackinson went 3-for-5 including a double and a home run with five runs batted in as Francis Marion University cruised to an 18-6 non-conference road victory over Claflin University, Wednesday night (April 18) in college baseball action.
  • Patriots host PBC Tennis Tournaments starting Friday
    April 16, 2018
    The 2018 Peach Belt Conference Men’s and Women’s Tennis Tournaments will be held Friday through Sunday (April 20-22) at the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center. Admission to the three-day event is free.
  • Francis Marion drops 12-11 contest during sweep at #8 CSU
    April 14, 2018
    COLUMBUS, GA – A throwing error with two outs and the bases-loaded in the bottom of the ninth allowed eighth-ranked Columbus State University to escape with a 12-11 win over Francis Marion University and a sweep of Saturday’s (April 14) Peach Belt Conference baseball doubleheader. CSU won the first game 10-3.
  • Patriot softball earns road split with USCA
    April 14, 2018
    Sophomore designated hitter Shania Domingue keyed a 15-hit attack and Francis Marion University scored the final four runs in a 10-64 win over USC Aiken on Saturday (April 14) earning a split of their Peach Belt Conference softball doubleheader. In the game one, USCA catcher Sydney Kate Murphy homered twice and drove in three runs, while Hannah Price (5-10) tossed a four-hitter as the Pacers prevailed 9-3.
  • Patriots surprise #8 Columbus State 8-7
    April 13, 2018
    With the tying and potential winning runs on base, Francis Marion University junior center fielder Gage Taylor made a leaping catch against the wall at the 403 sign to end the game and allow the Patriots to escape with an 8-7 win over eighth-ranked Columbus State University, Friday evening (April 13) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.