“Spread the Red” sparks pride

Armand Broady, Sports Editor

March 1, 2013

Numerous Francis Marion University (FMU) organizations and departments showed their school spirit by participating in the athletic department’s campaign called “Spread the Red.” Campus establishments have been competing...

Simel Boyd, David Turner recognized at Senior Night

Robert Faulkner, Guest Writer

March 2, 2011

Senior Night is that time of the year when the majority of colleges around the country recognize their senior athletes for hard work over the past years; however, for two seniors who attend Francis Marion University, senior night...

­­­­Sandifer’s no-hitter leads Patriots past Winston-Salem Rams 13-0

Tim Laurent, Sports Writer

March 2, 2011

One walk and one Patriot error gave the Rams from Winston-Salem State their only two base runners as the Patriots used masterful pitching and heavy hitting to defeat them 13-0 on Saturday, Feb 19. The game was the first ever...

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...