The Francis Marion University softball team will host a pair of non-conference doubleheaders over the next two days. The 17-10 Patriots will entertain Belmont Abbey College (11-11) on Wednesday at 4 p.m. and 13-14 Barton College on Thursday at 4 p.m.
Freshman Eva Zannier rallied for a three-sets win at the No.4 singles position to give Francis Marion University a 4-3 come-from-behind victory over West Virginia State University, Sunday afternoon (March 17) in women’s tennis action.
Sophomore Katelyn Ellard tossed a six-hitter and senior third baseman Angela Buccilli scored twice from her lead-off spot to lead Francis Marion University to a 2-1 win over Young Harris College, Sunday afternoon (March 17) in the opening game of a Peach Belt Conference softball doubleheader. The Patriots left the tying run on third base in each of the final two innings en route to a 2-1 loss to the Mountain Lions in game two.
The Francis Marion University women’s tennis team dropped a 6-1 decision to Flagler College on Saturday (March 16), while the Patriot men’s squad lost to the 15th-ranked Saints men 7-0 in Peach Belt Conference tennis action.
Junior designated hitter Nick Pappas returned to the Francis Marion University line-up and rapped out three hits and scored three times, while seniors CJ Mackinson and Gage Taylor had two hits apiece as the Patriots never trailed en route to a 10-4 win over Young Harris College, Saturday afternoon (March 16) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
A 10-0 run in the final minutes of overtime allowed second-seeded and 16th-ranked Augusta University to escape with a 77-70 victory over seventh-seeded Francis Marion University, Saturday afternoon (March 16) in the quarterfinal round of the 2019 NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Men’s Basketball Tournament.
Francis Marion University men's basketball goes through practice in Charlotte, N.C., a day before their quarterfinal game against Augusta University in the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Tournament.
The Francis Marion University softball team will begin Peach Belt Conference play this Saturday and Sunday (March 16-17) as it welcomes third-ranked University of North Georgia and Young Harris College to the FMU Softball Stadium for a pair of doubleheaders.
The Francis Marion University men’s basketball team will face 16th-ranked Augusta University on Saturday (March 16) at 2:30 p.m. in the second quarterfinal game of the 2019 NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball Southeast Regional Tournament.