Patriots rally to win basketball season opener

Tim Laurent, Staff Writer

December 1, 2010

The Patriots' men's basketball team took the court for the first time Nov. 16 to take on Allen University for "Riot at the Rim" in front of a crowd of 1,147 fans. Students were treated to free food, giveaways and the opportunity...

Soccer season disappoints

Tim Laurent, Sports Writer

November 17, 2010

On Nov. 2, the Patriot men traveled to Montevallo, Ala. for what would end up being their final game of the soccer season, as they took on the #24 ranked Montevallo Falcons. FMU would come up short, losing 2-0 in their first...

FMU volleyball: Patriots fall to Pirates on Senior Night

Armand Broady, Sports Writer

November 17, 2010

Senior Night was spoiled for Francis Marion seniors Mallory Eggert and Kelsie Deaton as FMU's volleyball team fell to the Armstrong Atlantic State Pirates on Friday, Nov. 5 in five sets 3-2 (25-22, 14-25, 25-22, 23-25, 15-8). Emotions...

FMU women’s basketball team heads into new season

Armand Broady, Sports Writer

November 3, 2010

After finishing last season with a record of 27-5, fans of Francis Marion's women's basketball team expect another banner year. Under new head coach Kate Glusko, the Patriots' women's basketball team returns eight letter-winners,...

Basketball coach expects good season

Armand Broady, Sports Writer

November 3, 2010

Now in his fifth year as FMU's head coach, Gary Edwards has seen his team's total victories increase every season, and he expects the same this campaign. The Patriots finished the 2009-10 season with an overall record of...

Hallie Legg shares what brought her to S.C.

Aaron Gotter, Head Photographer

October 20, 2010

Junior Hallie Legg is one of FMUs defensive specialists on the 2010 volleyball team. She was drafted out of Uniontown, Ohio by FMU because of her excellent high school statistics. As a senior in high school Legg lead her team...

Women’s soccer struggles through rain, hosts FSA girls for halftime scrimmage

Hunter Deas, Copy Editor

October 6, 2010

The Francis Marion women's soccer team fell to the Charlotte 49'ers on Sunday, Sept. 26, in a game overshadowed by rain and marked by missed chances and near goals. The lone goal scored in the game came when Charlotte's junior...