Patriots hold Baseball Alumni Weekend (Oct. 5-6)

Patriots hold Baseball Alumni Weekend (Oct. 5-6)

The Francis Marion University baseball program will hold its 19th-annual "Baseball Alumni Weekend" with activities on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 5-6, 2019.

The "Old Timers" will take part in a golf tournament on Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Country Club of South Carolina, beginning at noon.  The cost is $30. 

Dinner will follow the tournament at Wholly Smokin' (BBQ) Downtown at 150 South Dargan Street in downtown Florence near the FMU Performing Arts Center at approximately 5:30 p.m.  All alumni and their spouses are invited.

The annual Patriot Old Timers Game will be on Sunday, Oct. 6, at noon on Cormell Field at Sparrow Stadium.  Alumni Game T-shirts (pants not provided) will be issued at 10 a.m. and batting practice for the alumni will start at 10:30 a.m.  Admission is free.

Any former Patriot baseball player interested in participating in the weekend's events can contact head coach Art Inabinet (843-661-1242 / or just show up at the activities.

The FMU staff is making an effort to reach all former players and invite them back for these festivities.  Spread the word.