Patriot netters rained out in season opener

WILSON, NC – The season-opening matches for the nationally ranked Francis Marion University men's and women's tennis teams were canceled by rain on Saturday afternoon.

The Patriots traveled to Wilson, N.C., to play at Barton College and both FMU squads led 2-1 after doubles play when the rain arrived and play was unable to continue.

The matches will not be rescheduled.

Francis Marion will travel to North Greenville University on Thursday at 2 p.m.