Baseball Headlines

  • 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).
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Eight-run Eighth Inning keys Patriot baseball split with Braves
    April 08, 2018
    Francis Marion University erased a one-run deficit by scoring eight runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to grab a 14-8 game-one win over UNC Pembroke, Sunday afternoon (April 8) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action. The Braves earned a split of the doubleheader by winning game two 8-4.
  • Patriots suffer tough 8-4 loss to Braves
    April 06, 2018
    A three-run homer by left fielder Luke Jackson with one out in the top of the eighth inning rallied UNC Pembroke to an 8-4 win over Francis Marion University, Friday night (April 6) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • FMU Patriot Sports this weekend
    April 05, 2018
    The Francis Marion University baseball, softball, and men’s and women’s tennis teams will all host events this weekend (April 6-8).
  • Chapman and Robbins lead Patriots past Panthers 12-5
    April 04, 2018
    Senior first baseman Trey Chapman and senior catcher William Robbins each recorded three hits and combined to drive in five runs to lead Francis Marion University to a 12-5 victory over visiting Claflin University, Wednesday evening (April 4) in non-conference baseball action.
  • FMU Baseball hosts Claflin on Wednesday
    April 03, 2018
    The Francis Marion University baseball team will host Claflin University in non-conference action on Wednesday (April 4) at 6 p.m. on Cormell Field at Sparrow Stadium.
  • Nighthawks blank Francis Marion in series finale
    April 01, 2018
    Junior right fielder Conner Corbitt registered four hits, including a double and a home run, and drove in four runs to lead the University of North Georgia to a 9-0 victory over Francis Marion University, Sunday afternoon (April 1) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • UNG edges Patriots with 3-run eighth inning
    March 31, 2018
    The University of North Georgia scored three times in the eighth inning to break up a pitchers’ duel as the Nighthawks defeated Francis Marion University 5-1, Saturday afternoon (March 31) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • Nighthawks beat FMU in series opener 7-3
    March 30, 2018
    The University of North Georgia scored four runs in the seventh inning without recording a base hit and that inning proved crucial as the Nighthawks downed Francis Marion University 7-3, Friday evening (March 30) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • Wolves hold off Patriots for 7-4 win
    March 27, 2018
    Junior center fielder Gage Taylor collected a pair of hits, scored one run, and extended his hitting streak to 16 games, but a late Francis Marion University rally fell short as the Patriots dropped a non-conference contest to Newberry College 7-4 on a chilly Tuesday evening (March 27) at Cormell Field at Sparrow Stadium.
  • Francis Marion falls to Lander 10-3
    March 25, 2018
    Despite a three-hit performance by junior center fielder Gage Taylor that extended his hitting streak to 14 games, Francis Marion University fell to Lander University 10-3, Sunday afternoon (March 25) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.