Baseball: Carpenter Drafted by Atlanta Braves in MLB Draft

June 14, 2017 at 6:43 pm

USC Upstate junior catcher Charlie Carpenter became the 28th Spartan in school history to join the professional baseball ranks when he was selected in the 26th round as the 770th overall pick by the Atlanta Braves Wednesday in the 2017 […]

Ryan Rector Named ASUN NCAA Woman of the Year Nominee

June 8, 2017 at 2:42 pm

Former USC Upstate outfielder Ryan Rector has been selected as a nominee for the ASUN Conference’s NCAA Woman of the Year for 2016-17 as decided on by the conference Faculty Athletic Representatives, it was announced by the league at its […]

Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K to Take Place June 17

June 8, 2017 at 11:49 am

Registration for the second annual Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K Run is now open. The event will be held Saturday, June 17 in Cowpens at 9 a.m. as part of the 40th annual Might Moo Festival. To register for […]

Upstate Announces 2017 Outdoor Track & Field Team Awards

June 5, 2017 at 12:22 pm

The USC Upstate track and field program announced today the recipients of its five team awards for the 2017 outdoor season, which ended two weeks ago at the NCAA East Preliminary meet in Lexington, Ky. The women’s team handed out […]

Destinie Sykes Concludes Career at NCAA Regionals

May 29, 2017 at 9:33 am

Lexington, Ky. – USC Upstate senior Destinie Sykes earned a 45th place finish in the triple jump at the NCAA East Preliminaries on Saturday hosted by the University of Kentucky. Sykes recorded a mark of 11.83 meters (38-9.75) in her […]

Destinie Sykes Prepares for NCAA Regional Meet

May 26, 2017 at 5:35 pm

USC Upstate senior Destinie Sykes will add her name to the record books on Saturday as she competes in the triple jump at the NCAA East Preliminary Meet on Saturday at the University of Kentucky. Sykes is the second Upstate […]

Alumnus Scott Halkett ’96 Promoted to Men’s Soccer Associate Head Coach

May 24, 2017 at 1:56 pm

USC Upstate men’s soccer head coach Dr. Greg Hooks announced Wednesday the promotion of Scott Halkett to associate head coach beginning with the 2017 season. A 2005 inductee into the Upstate Athletics Hall of Fame, Halkett recently completed his fourth […]

Four Spartans Earn ASUN Postseason Honors

May 24, 2017 at 8:52 am

LakePoint, Ga. – USC Upstate junior catcher Charlie Carpenter, junior pitcher Kevin Hickey and freshmen Jake Bourke and Brett Hawkins earned postseason awards as the ASUN Conference announced its annual baseball awards on Tuesday evening. Carpenter was named First Team […]

Upstate’s Season Ends with 4-2 Loss to Longwood in Knoxville Regional

May 22, 2017 at 9:53 am

Knoxville, Tenn. – The Longwood Lancers scored four runs in the top of the first and held off a late rally as the USC Upstate softball team fell 4-2 in an elimination game of the Knoxville Regional Saturday evening from […]

Hunter Gilbert’s Walk-Off Single Lifts Spartans over NJIT

May 22, 2017 at 9:54 am

Spartanburg, S.C. – Playing in his final collegiate game, USC Upstate senior Hunter Gilbert hit a walk-off single for a 13-12 Spartan win over NJIT on Saturday at Harley Park. Upstate concludes the season at 24-31 overall and 7-14 in […]