Greenville, S.C. – Nicole Mack put down a career-high 18 kills as the Paladins swept Wofford (25-17, 25-17, 25-22) inside Alley Gym on Wednesday night. The win moves Furman to 15-7 on the season and 9-0 in SoCon play, while the loss drops the Terriers to 15-8 and 5-4 in SoCon play.
Winners of four straight the surging Furman Paladins will look to extend their mid-season run this Saturday when the Mercer Bears visit for a Homecoming Weekend Southern Conference showdown at Paladin Stadium. Kickoff for the ESPN3 broadcast contest is set for 1:30 p.m.
Furman’s Josh Brickell and Allie Buchalski have been named Southern Conference men’s and women’s runners of the week, respectively, for competition that took place Oct. 13-15, the league office announced Wednesday. The award is the fourth of the year for Buchalski and first for Brickell.
The Furman women’s tennis team will compete at the USTA/ITA Carolina Regional Championships at the Cone-Kenfield Tennis Stadium in Chapel Hill, N.C. The tournament showcases the top women’s tennis players from the states of North Carolina and South Carolina. Play will begin on Thursday and continue through Monday.
Junior Danny Kierath curled a free kick past Mercer goalkeeper Jeremy Booth in the 95th minute to lift Furman to a 2-1 road victory over the Bears in Southern Conference men’s soccer action on Tuesday evening in Macon, Ga.
The Furman men’s cross country team is ranked seventh by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), while the Paladin women are ranked 11th, according to the national rankings released Tuesday.
The Furman men’s tennis team competed Friday through Monday at the USTA/ITA Carolina Regional Championships at the Cary Tennis Park in Durham, N.C. The tournament showcased the top men’s tennis players from the states of North Carolina and South Carolina.
The Furman men’s cross country team is ranked eighth by FloTrack, while the Paladin women are ranked tenth, according to the national rankings released Monday. This week marks the highest ranking in the history of both Paladin programs.
The Furman men’s cross country team remains atop the Southeast Region poll for the sixth-consecutive week, while the Paladin women’s team held onto second place for the fifth-straight week, according to the Week 5 regional rankings released Monday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
Furman senior Jon Croft Hollingsworth has been named Southern Conference Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in the Paladins’ 42-10 victory over VMI on Saturday, the league office announced this morning.
Sophomore Keller Harper (+1) fired a final round 70 to tie for 37th to lead the Furman men’s golf team Sunday at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate at the par 72, 7,147 yard Blackthorn Club at the Ridges in Jonesborough, Tenn.
Furman netted four first half goals and five different players scored on the day as the Paladins rolled to a 5-0 victory over ETSU in Southern Conference women’s soccer action on Senior Day Sunday afternoon on Seagraves Field at Stone Stadium.
After two rounds of play, sophomore Scott Purvis (+1) continues to lead the Furman men’s golf team at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate at the par 72, 7,147 yard Blackthorn Club at the Ridges in Jonesborough, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala. – Recording nine total blocks and holding Samford to a .138 hitting percentage, Furman swept the Bulldogs (25-22, 25-16, 26-24) on Saturday night inside the Pete Hanna Center in Birmingham, Ala. The win moves Furman to 14-7 on the year and 8-0 in SoCon play, while the loss drops Samford to 9-13 on the year and 4-4 in SoCon play.
Furman scored 28 unanswered points in the second half and compiled 523 yards of total offense to claim its fourth consecutive victory with a 42-10 Southern Conference win over VMI on Saturday afternoon at Paladin Stadium.
Molly Dwyer’s cross from the right side of the box was deflected past the Western Carolina goalkeeper for an own goal less than three minutes into the first overtime period as Furman escaped with a 2-1 victory over the Catamounts in Southern Conference women’s soccer action Friday night on Seagraves Field at Stone Stadium.
Furman University’s Athletics Hall of Fame threw open its doors for the 2017 class of inductees Friday evening, welcoming former Paladin standouts from football, men’s basketball, women’s tennis, and men’s golf into the school’s athletic realm.
Macon, Ga. – Behind 16 kills from Christen Sikora, the Paladins rallied from a 1-0 deficit to down Mercer, 3-1 (12-25, 25-23, 25-21, 25-14) on Friday night. The win moves the Paladins to 13-7 on the year and 7-0 in SoCon play, while the loss drops the Bears to 7-12 and 2-5 in SoCon play.
The Furman men’s cross country team won the High Point VertCross Invitational Friday at the Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex in Kernersville, N.C., while the Paladin women’s team notched a fourth-place finish.
Sophomore Scott Purvis (-1) fired an opening round 71 to tie for 20th to lead the Furman men’s golf team Friday at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate at the par 72, 7,147 yard Blackthorn Club at the Ridges in Jonesborough, Tenn.
Senior Allie Buchalski finished sixth to lead the Furman cross country teams Friday at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational Presented by Under Armour at the Zimmer Championships Course in Madison, Wis. The 10th-ranked Furman men placed fifth in the team competition, and the 21st-ranked Paladin women finished sixth.