The Peach Belt Conference announced that 1,517 student-athletes have been named to the 28th-annual Presidential Honor Roll. The list includes a record 113 student-athletes from Francis Marion University. Each of FMU’s 14 sponsored-sports were recognized on the list.
Francis Marion University junior runner Emma Driggers has been selected to the prestigious 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country Team for NCAA Division II. The Mauldin, S.C., native was named to the 14-member second team.
Francis Marion University recently held its 49th-annual Athletic Gala in the university’s Performing Arts Center. Most Valuable Player awards were given in 14 sports and for the first time the athletic department awarded 13 Frankie Awards, including the Swamp Fox Academic Award, the Ray E. Thames Memorial Raise the Roof Award, and the Mark Haselden Sportsmanship Award.
Francis Marion University athletic officials recently announced the names of 12 Patriot student-athletes named to the university’s chapter of Chi Alpha Sigma, the National College Athlete Honor Society.
Junior Andrea Liddell finished 69th to lead the Francis Marion University women’s cross country team to a 21st-place showing at the 2018 NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Championship Meet, Saturday morning (Nov. 17) hosted by the University of North Georgia. Junior Ivan Henderson led the Patriot men to a 22nd-place team finish as he placed in 118th position.
Led by 50th-place finishes by juniors Ivan Henderson and Andrea Liddell, the Francis Marion University men’s and women’s cross country teams placed eighth and ninth respectively at the 2018 Peach Belt Conference Championship Meets, Saturday morning (Nov. 3) in Beech Island, S,C.
Junior Andrea Liddell notched a lifetime personal-best time of 20:18.6 while leading the Francis Marion University women’s cross country team to a 27th-place finish at the 12th-annual Sand Shark Invitational Meet hosted by USC Beaufort on Saturday morning (Oct. 20).
A pair of newcomers, junior Andrea Liddell and freshman Parker Calvert, led the Francis Marion University women’s and men’s cross country teams to third and fourth-place finishes respectively at Friday’s (Sept. 7) Coastal Carolina University Invitational Meet.
The NCAA Division II Athletics Directors Association recently announced its annual list of recipients for the 2018 Division II ADA Academic Achievement Awards ? a list that includes 30 student-athletes from Francis Marion University.