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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.