Trio of Spartans Earn A-Sun Postseason Awards

May 24, 2016 at 4:40 pm

Macon, Ga. – Senior outfielder Cody Brittain, junior pitcher Tyler Jackson and freshman infielder Devon Ortiz each earned Atlantic Sun postseason honors as the conference announced its annual awards on Tuesday. Ortiz was named the league’s Freshman of the Year […]

Devon Ortiz Named Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American

June 8, 2016 at 1:23 pm

Tucson, Ariz. – USC Upstate freshman second baseman Devon Ortiz has been named to the Collegiate Baseball newspaper Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American Team, it was announced this morning by the publication. “This means a lot to me, but baseball is […]

Inaugural Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K Set for June 18

June 9, 2016 at 9:51 am

Registration is now open for the first Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K to be held Saturday, June 18 in Cowpens. To register, visit www.go-greenevents.com. The race, held in conjunction with the annual Mighty Moo Festival, is named for USC […]

Three Upstate Student-Athletes Honored during 2016 ASUN Spring Meetings

June 10, 2016 at 9:07 am

Daytona Beach, Fla. – USC Upstate saw three student-athletes be recognized by the ASUN Conference as part of its Winners for Life Team during the league’s 2016 Spring Meetings held this week at The Shores Resort & Spa. Upstate had […]

Upstate Places 145 Student-Athletes on ASUN Academic Honor Roll

June 20, 2016 at 8:09 am

Led by 13 student-athletes who posted a perfect 4.0 GPA for the year, USC Upstate placed 145 student-athletes on the ASUN Academic Honor Roll to highlight the department’s academic accomplishments in 2015-16. Upstate’s 145 academic honor roll selections mark the […]

Women’s Basketball Adds Walker to Coaching Staff

July 5, 2016 at 2:39 pm

USC Upstate women’s basketball coach Tammy George has announced the addition of Johnette Walker to the women’s basketball coaching staff. Walker joins the Spartan family after spending the 2015-16 season as an assistant at Francis Marion University. “I am excited […]

Brendan Brundage, Jordan Miller Named to MCL All-Star Team

July 11, 2016 at 9:31 am

Chicago, Ill. – USC Upstate rising sophomore Brendan Brundage and rising senior Jordan Miller were named to the 2016 Midwest Collegiate League All-Star team, the league announced recently. Brundage and Miller are both members of the Joliet Admirals and will […]

Upstate Graduate Tobias Pinson ’15 Joins Women’s Basketball Staff

July 14, 2016 at 1:08 pm

USC Upstate women’s basketball coach Tammy George has announced the addition of Tobias Pinson to the women’s basketball coaching staff. Pinson, a 2015 Upstate graduate, returns to Spartanburg after spending the 2015-16 season as a graduate assistant at Walsh University. […]

USC Upstate Receives Grant from NCAA to Support Academic Programs

July 25, 2016 at 8:58 am

USC Upstate was one of seven schools to receive a grant from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) to support academic programs that help student-athletes earn their degrees, the NCAA announced today. Upstate was one of three schools to receive […]

USC Upstate Welcomes New Employees to Spartan Family

July 27, 2016 at 9:31 am

Please join us in welcoming the following new faces to USC Upstate: Will Mesimer, coordinator of marketing and promotions in Athletics, began work July 7. Tyson John, head Women’s Soccer coach in Athletics, began work July 18. Gary Edwards, counselor/instructor […]