Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • Patriot golfers led by Sandvoll at River Run Collegiate
    September 24, 2018
    Senior Lars Sandvoll shot rounds of even-par 72 and 74 on Monday (Sept. 24) to lead the Francis Marion University squad as the Patriots are tied for 11th after two rounds at the River Run Collegiate Golf Tournament hosted by Davidson College.
  • Patriot Volleyball hosts Dig Pink match on Oct. 12
    September 24, 2018
    The Side-Out Foundation and the Francis Marion University volleyball program will combine forces to host the annual Dig Pink Volleyball Match, Friday (Oct. 12) at 7 p.m. against local rival UNC Pembroke.
  • McEwen scores in loss to Nighthawks
    September 23, 2018
    Sophomore Dayle McEwen converted on a first-half penalty kick, but it was not enough to overcome a three-goal deficit as Francis Marion University dropped a 4-1 decision to the University of North Georgia, Sunday afternoon (Sept. 23) in Peach Belt Conference women’s soccer action.
  • Patriot runners finish sixth and seventh at Jaguar XC Invitational
    September 22, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s cross country teams finished sixth and seventh respectively at Saturday’s (Sept. 22) Jaguar XC Invitational hosted by Augusta University.
  • Second-half PK sinks Patriots 1-0
    September 22, 2018
    A penalty kick by Jordan Skelton 45 seconds into the second half lifted 16th-ranked and unbeaten Lander University to a 1-0 Peach Belt Conference victory over Francis Marion University, Saturday night (Sept. 22) in men’s soccer action.
  • Patriot Volleyball beaten by USC Aiken
    September 22, 2018
    The Francis Marion University volleyball team fell in three sets to USC Aiken 25-12, 25-15, and 25-21 in Peach Belt Conference action on Saturday (Sept. 22).
  • Lander holds off Patriots for 5-set win
    September 21, 2018
    Lander University scored the final 13 points of the fifth set to claim a 19-25, 25-23, 25-16, 24-26, 15-6 win over Francis Marion University, Friday evening (Sept. 21) in Peach Belt Conference volleyball action.
  • Mountain Lions edge Patriot Women 1-0 on first-half score
    September 21, 2018
    Senior Lucero Robayo scored on a 12-yard shot less than four minutes before halftime and Young Harris College made that goal stand up for a 1-0 win over Francis Marion University, Friday afternoon (Sept. 21) in Peach Belt Conference women’s soccer action.
  • FMU/FTC Collegiate Tennis Championships this weekend
    September 21, 2018
    Francis Marion University will host the third-annual FMU/FTC Collegiate Championships this Saturday and Sunday (Sept. 22-23) at the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center. Admission to the two-day event is free.
  • FMU grad and former Patriot Cager named coach at Newberry
    September 21, 2018
    Francis Marion University graduate ('04) and former Patriot women basketball player Joanna Tincher has been named the interim head coach at Newberry College.
  • Patriot soccer to host trio of matches this weekend
    September 20, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s soccer teams will host a trio of matches this weekend following the arrival and passage of Hurricane Florence.
  • Francis Marion Set to compete in River Run Collegiate on Sept. 24-25
    September 20, 2018
    Francis Marion University will compete in its second golf tournament of the season when the Patriots play in the 2018 River Run Collegiate Tournament, Monday and Tuesday (Sept. 24-25) in Davidson, N.C.
  • Practices Resume
    September 19, 2018
    Francis Marion University fall sports teams have resumed practice following the arrival and departure of Hurricane Florence.
  • Sept. 18 UPDATE - Weather-related sports cancellations for Francis Marion
    September 16, 2018
    Due to extensive flooding and widespread power outages throughout the Pee Dee River Basin, Francis Marion University will remain closed Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 17-18, with several resulting sports schedule changes.