Francis Marion University Volleyball 2017 News

  • 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.
  • 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 volleyball falls to the Saints
    October 06, 2017
    Flagler College senior Sara Davis posted a match-high 14 kills in a 25-20, 25-12, 25-18 win over Francis Marion University, Friday evening (Oct. 6) in Peach Belt Conference women’s volleyball action.
  • Hartings and Blot guide Francis Marion to sweep of UNCP
    October 03, 2017
    Senior Erika Hartings and sophomore Lenee’ Blot combined for 22 kills to help power Francis Marion University to a sweep (25-17, 25-17, 25-23) of UNC Pembroke, Tuesday evening (Oct. 3) in Peach Belt Conference women’s volleyball action.
  • Patriots host UNCP for volleyball and soccer this week
    October 02, 2017
    Both the Francis Marion University women’s volleyball and women’s soccer teams will play host to local-Peach Belt Conference rival UNC Pembroke this week.
  • Patriot volleyball drops match at Carson-Newman
    September 30, 2017
    Francis Marion University sophomore Lenee' Blot registered 10 kills and four services aces, but the Patriots dropped a 3-0 non-conference decision (27-25, 25-18, 25-21) to Carson-Newman University, Saturday evening (Sept. 30) in women’s volleyball action.
  • Hartings records career high in victory against Railsplitters
    September 29, 2017
    Senior Erika Hartings’ career-high 17 kills led Francis Marion University to a four-set victory (25-19, 14-25, 25-22, 25-20) over Lincoln Memorial University, Friday night (Sept. 29) in non-conference women’s volleyball action.
  • Patriots force PBC-leading Pacers to four sets
    September 26, 2017
    Francis Marion University had a trio of set points to set up a sweep of the opening two sets against conference-leading USC Aiken, but had to settle for a split and the Pacers claimed the two sets after intermission to earn a 28-26, 21-25, 25-16, 25-18 win over the Patriots, Tuesday evening (Sept. 26) in Peach Belt Conference women’s volleyball action.
  • Patriots host USCA in PBC volleyball action Tuesday
    September 25, 2017
    The Francis Marion University women’s volleyball team will hold its annual Sea of Red Match on Tuesday (Sept. 26) at 7 p.m. when the Patriots play host to USC Aiken.
  • Meek nets career-high in 3-2 Francis Marion loss
    September 22, 2017
    Francis Marion University senior Shelbi Meek pounded out a career 14 kills and dug up 15 balls, but Georgia College scored the opening three points of the deciding fifth set and went on to capture a come-from-behind 24-26, 25-17, 23-25, 25-23, 15-4 win over the Patriots, Friday night (Sept. 22) in Peach Belt Conference women’s volleyball action.
  • “And the Meek shall inherit the Court,” as Patriots win 3-1
    September 19, 2017
    Senior Shelbi Meek registered five of her career-high equaling 10 kills as Francis Marion University rally from a seven-point deficit in the fourth set to claim a 20-25, 26-24, 26-24, 27-25 marathon victory over Southern Wesleyan University, Tuesday evening (Sept. 19) in non-conference women’s volleyball action.
  • Patriots fall in four sets to PBC-leading Lander
    September 16, 2017
    Patriot junior Georgia Garrison posted her second double-double in consecutive nights with 12 kills and 16 digs, but Francis Marion University dropped a four-set decision (25-14, 25-18, 15-25, 25-15) to conference-leading Lander University, Saturday afternoon (Sept. 16) in the Peach Belt volleyball action.
  • Garrison leads Patriots to PBC road win
    September 15, 2017
    Junior Georgia Garrison pounded out a career-high equaling 25 kills while hitting at a .412 clip to lead Francis Marion University to a four-set (25-21, 25-19, 21-25, 25-18) road win over Augusta University, Friday night (Sept. 15) in the Peach Belt Conference volleyball opener for both squads.
  • FMU volleyball opens up conference play at Augusta University
    September 14, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s volleyball squad will play in its first conference match of the campaign on Friday (Sept. 15).
  • Patriot volleyball fall to Barton in 3 tight sets
    September 13, 2017
    Francis Marion University dropped a close three-set match to Barton College on Wednesday night (Sept. 13) in volleyball action.
  • Patriots hand Baufield her first two coaching wins
    September 08, 2017
    Francis Marion University captured a pair of 3-0 wins – over Converse College and Chowan University – on Friday (Sept. 8) at the FMU Invitational Volleyball Tournament to hand first-year head coach Lauren Baufield her first collegiate coaching victories.
  • Weather-related sports cancellations for Francis Marion
    September 07, 2017
    Due to the expected arrival of Hurricane Irma, changes have been made in the upcoming sports schedules for Francis Marion University.
  • Patriot Volleyball hosts FMU Invitational, Friday and Saturday
    September 06, 2017
    The Francis Marion University volleyball team will play host to its annual FMU Invitational Tournament, Friday and Saturday (Sept. 8-9) in the Smith University Center.
  • Patriot Volleyball falls to Rams and Royals
    September 02, 2017
    Francis Marion University lost a pair of 3-1 decisions to Winston-Salem State University and Queens University of Charlotte, Thursday (Sept. 2) at the Queens Fall Invitational Volleyball Tournament.
  • Patriots drop two matches at Queens Volleyball Invitational
    September 01, 2017
    Francis Marion University came up on the short end of two matches on Friday (Sept. 1) during opening day action at the Queens University of Charlotte Fall Invitational Volleyball Tournament.
  • Patriot volleyball opens at Queens Tournament
    August 31, 2017
    The Francis Marion University women’s volleyball team, under the direction of first-year head coach Lauren Baufield, will open its 2017 campaign by playing four matches this weekend, Sept. 1-2, at the Queens University of Charlotte Fall Invitational Tournament.