Oliver Drakenhammar, Men's Soccer

Oliver Drakenhammar, Men's Soccer

Senior Oliver Drakenhammar of the Francis Marion University men's soccer team has been named the McDonald's Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of Oct. 29 - Nov. 4, 2018.

The Florence area McDonald’s Owner/Operators are proud to support the Francis Marion Student Athlete of the Week! Go Patriots!

Drakenhammar scored a pair of goals for the Patriots in last week’s Peach Belt Conference Tournament. In Tuesday’s quarterfinal against Flagler College, he netted the match-winner to send FMU to the semifinals for the first time since 2015.

He scored again in the semifinals, tallying his sixth goal of the season to give the Patriots a 1-0 lead in the first half against second-ranked Young Harris College.

Francis Marion finished the 2018 campaign 9-7-0, a three-win improvement from 2017.

Francis Marion University / McDonald's Student-Athlete of the Week

Date Name Sport
Aug. 27 Georgia Garrison Volleyball
Sept. 4 Kayla Arthur Volleyball 
Sept. 10 Dayle McEwen Women's Soccer
Sept. 24 Andrea Liddell Women's Cross Country
Oct. 1 Kristoffer Gregenaes Men's Soccer
Oct. 8 Megan Misuraca Women's Soccer
Oct. 15 Courtney Abdur-Rahim Volleyball
Oct. 22 Grant Sellers Golf
Oct. 29 Iyanla Thigpen Volleyball
Nov. 5 Oliver Drakenhammar Men's Soccer