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
|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|