Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate softball team owns the nation’s fourth-best ERA, while pitcher Anna Miller ranks third in the nation in strikeouts per game to highlight the Spartans as Upstate ranks among the nation’s statistical leaders in the latest report issued by the NCAA.
In addition to the statistical rankings, Upstate has received votes in both the USA Today/NFCA and ESPN.com/USA Softball Top 25 polls for the seventh straight week. Upstate garnered seven votes in the NFCA poll and 14 in the USA Softball poll and would be ranked 28th and 29th, respectively, if the polls were extended beyond the Top 25. Upstate held a No. 25 national ranking in the March 4 poll.