Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • Patriots stun Royals on Zamora’s golden goal in second overtime
    September 14, 2019
    Sophomore forward Alvaro Zamora scored the match’s only goal with 2:07 remaining in the second overtime period to give Francis Marion University a stunning 1-0 victory over Queens University of Charlotte, Saturday night (Sept. 14) in non-conference men’s soccer action.
  • FMU women’s soccer continues mastery of Cobras 3-0
    September 14, 2019
    Juniors Dayle McEwen and Emma Hall and senior Carli Gauthier all connected for goals in a 3-0 victory against Coker University, Saturday evening (Sept. 14) in non-conference play.
  • Patriot Volleyball beats Trojans, but loses nail-biter to Tigers
    September 14, 2019
    Sophomore Alyssa Hansen pounded out a combined 34 kills, while hitting .378, as Francis Marion University split a pair of matches Saturday (Sept. 14) on the final day of the annual FMU Invitational Volleyball Tournament. FMU swept past the University of Mount Olive 25-12, 25-16, 25-13 in the opening contest on Saturday, and dropped a five-set marathon 19-25, 25-13, 25-21, 17-25, 15-8 decision to the University of West Alabama during the evening.
  • Vaughn reaches milestone as Francis Marion splits two matches
    September 13, 2019
    Senior libero Natalie Vaughn reached a career milestone by posting her 1000th dig as Francis Marion University split a pair of matches Friday (Sept. 13) on the opening day of the annual FMU Invitational Volleyball Tournament. The Patriots defeated Converse College 26-24, 25-21, 25-21 early in the day and then dropped a tough four-set decision (25-20, 16-25, 25-18, 25-14) to Eckerd College in the evening.
  • Patriot Men’s Soccer hosts Queens on Saturday
    September 12, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s soccer team will look to open its campaign 2-0 when the Patriots entertain Queens University of Charlotte, Saturday night (Sept. 14) at 7 p.m. on Hartzler Field.
  • Unbeaten Indians hold off Patriots for 2-1 win
    September 11, 2019
    Francis Marion University junior Dayle McEwen scored on a rebound header with 7:33 remaining, but unbeaten Catawba College held off the Patriots from that point on to claim a 2-1 non-conference victory, Wednesday evening (Sept. 11) in women’s soccer action.
  • Patriot Volleyball hosts FMU Invitational, Friday and Saturday
    September 11, 2019
    The Francis Marion University volleyball team will play host to the annual FMU Invitational Tournament, Friday and Saturday (Sept. 13-14) in the Smith University Center.
  • Patriot Women’s Soccer hosts Catawba on Wednesday
    September 10, 2019
    The Francis Marion University women’s soccer team will look to open its campaign 2-0 when the Patriots entertain Catawba College, Wednesday night (Sept. 11) at 7 p.m. on Hartzler Field.
  • Allen wrenches win away from Bobcats with second-half goal
    September 08, 2019
    Sophomore forward Faith Allen came off the bench and scored in the 71st minute to lift Francis Marion University to a season-opening 1-0 win over Lees-McRae College, Sunday afternoon (Sept. 8) in non-conference women’s soccer action.
  • Patriots rally and sweep two matches at Queens Fall Classic
    September 07, 2019
    Francis Marion University rallied from a late five-point deficit to force a fifth set and then claimed a come-from-behind 25-17, 24-26, 18-25, 25-23, 15-10 win over Barton College, Saturday evening (Sept. 7) at the Queens University of Charlotte Volleyball Fall Classic.
  • Rincon and Nestor charm Cobras as Patriots prevail 5-0
    September 07, 2019
    Sophomore forward Nestor Nunez tallied two goals and an assist to lead the Francis Marion University men’s soccer team to a 5-0 blanking of Coker University, Saturday afternoon (Sept. 7) in the coaching debut of Luis Rincon.
  • FMU Volleyball earns split with win over Crusaders
    September 06, 2019
    A 10-0 run in the fourth set and a great all-around performance from junior Kayla Arthur sparked Francis Marion University to a 25-15, 25-22, 24-26, 25-17 win over Belmont Abbey College on Friday evening (Sept. 6) at the Queens University of Charlotte Volleyball Fall Classic.
  • September Sports Schedule Updates for Francis Marion (1:30 pm on Sept. 6)
    September 04, 2019
    Several fall sports schedules for Francis Marion University have been changed due to Hurricane Dorian.
  • FMU Volleyball opens at Queens Fall Classic this weekend
    September 05, 2019
    The Francis Marion University women's volleyball team will open its 2019 season on Friday (Sept. 6) as the Patriots participate in the two-day Queens University of Charlotte Volleyball Fall Classic.