Baseball Headlines

  • Patriots fall in tight 10-9 extra-inning contest
    February 21, 2018
    Belmont Abbey College senior center fielder Nick Beinlich knocked an eleventh-inning RBI single to right field to give the 11th-ranked Crusaders a 10-9 victory over Francis Marion University, Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 21) in non-conference collegiate baseball action.
  • Patriot baseball plays host to Belmont Abbey on Wednesday
    February 20, 2018
    Francis Marion University’s baseball squad is set to host Conference Carolinas member Belmont Abbey College, Wednesday (Feb. 21) at 3 p.m., on Tidal Wave Auto Spa Day.
  • Ashworth pitches complete game as Saints defeat FMU 5-3
    February 18, 2018
    ST. AUGUSTINE, FL – Flagler College junior right-handed pitcher Ryan Ashworth pitched a complete game giving up just three runs as the Saints win 5-3 to finish off the three-game sweep of Francis Marion University Sunday afternoon (Feb. 18) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • Patriots drop doubleheader against Flagler
    February 17, 2018
    Francis Marion University dropped the first two games of a three-game series 4-3 in 10 innings and 7-5 against Flagler College, Saturday (Feb. 17) afternoon in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • Chapman’s sacrifice fly helps FMU earn its 7th win
    February 14, 2018
    Senior first baseman Trey Chapman stroked a sacrifice fly to deep left center field which gave Francis Marion University the lead and eventually the 4-2 win over Chowan University, Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 14) in non-conference collegiate baseball action.
  • Patriot righty Isaac Rodgers named PBC Pitcher of the Week
    February 13, 2018
    Francis Marion University junior right-hander Isaac Rodgers has been named the Peach Belt Conference Pitcher of the Week, for the week of Feb. 5-11.
  • Roseberry shines in relief as Patriots prevail 11-5
    February 13, 2018
    Junior third baseman Steven Cox drove in four runs and freshman right-hander Austin Roseberry turned in five strong innings of relief as Francis Marion University defeated Chowan University 11-5, Tuesday evening (Feb. 13) in non-conference college baseball action.
  • Clutch hitting proves decisive in sweep of Augusta
    February 10, 2018
    Francis Marion University used clutch hitting by junior second baseman Steven Cox and junior first baseman Trey Chapman to sweep Augusta University in a doubleheader by scores of 6-4 and 6-5, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 10) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • Good pitching and timely hitting earn Patriots their first PBC win
    February 09, 2018
    Francis Marion University sophomore right-handed pitcher Christian Umphlett threw five and two-third shutout innings leading the Patriots to a 7-4 victory over Augusta University, Friday afternoon (Feb. 9) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • FMU celebrates Homecoming 2018, Hoops hosts Nighthawks
    February 08, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men's and women's basketball teams will play host to the University of North Georgia for a key Peach Belt Conference doubleheader on Saturday (Feb. 10) as the school celebrates Homecoming 2018. The FMU baseball and softball teams will also be in action this weekend at the Griffin Athletic Complex.
  • FMU Baseball changes Pepsi Pop-Off Series with Jaguars
    February 07, 2018
    Francis Marion University’s opening Peach Belt Conference baseball series this weekend against Augusta University has been altered due to the forecast of precipitation.
  • Vennaro vexes Patriot bats in 6-4 loss
    February 06, 2018
    Senior right-handed pitcher Zach Vennaro tossed 6.2 innings of scoreless relief to lead 20th-ranked University of Mount Olive to a 6-4 come-from-behind win over Francis Marion University, Tuesday afternoon (Feb. 6) in non-conference baseball action.
  • FMU baseball hosts No.20 Mount Olive on Tuesday
    February 05, 2018
    The Francis Marion University baseball team will host 20th-ranked University of Mount Olive on Tuesday (Feb. 6) at 2:30 p.m. on Cormell Field at Sparrow Stadium in the Griffin Athletic Complex.
  • A middle-innings rally by LR proves decisive in a 7-5 Patriot loss
    February 03, 2018
    Lenoir-Rhyne University used a pair of three-run innings to surge their way past Francis Marion University, Saturday evening (Feb. 3) in non-conference college baseball action.