Student-Athletes Receive Gift as Reminder to ‘Finish the Race’

October 11, 2017 at 9:29 am

Spartan athletes received a special gift recently when each University of South Carolina Upstate student-athlete was presented with his or her own copy of a book celebrating the life of Josh Lee, one of four Spartans killed in 2015. About […]

Upstate Announces Basketball Season Ticket Packages for 2017-18 Season

October 10, 2017 at 11:42 am

The USC Upstate athletics department announced today that season tickets are now on sale for the upcoming 2017-18 men’s and women’s basketball seasons. Upstate will offer fans a variety of season ticket packages this year. Fans have the ability to […]

Ten Spartans Earn NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete Honors

October 10, 2017 at 6:06 pm

The USC Upstate softball team had ten players garner NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete honors for their performance in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic year, it was announced this afternoon by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA). The ten players who […]

USC Upstate Men’s Basketball Coach Eddie Payne Steps Down

October 3, 2017 at 6:30 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate head men’s basketball’s Eddie Payne announced he would step down as head coach effective Oct. 3, 2017. It is a decision that did not come easily for Payne, who’s led the Spartans for 15 […]

Freshman Goalie Samantha Munyon Named ASun Defensive Player of the Week

September 18, 2017 at 3:10 pm

LakePoint, Ga. – USC Upstate freshman goalkeeper Samantha Munyon has been named the ASUN Defensive Player of the Week, conference officials announced today. It is Munyon’s first career weekly honor. The Columbus, Ga. native made her Upstate debut last week […]

USC Upstate Receives AVCA Team Academic Award

July 27, 2017 at 3:10 pm

The USC Upstate volleyball team has received its sixth American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for its performance in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic year, the AVCA recently announced. Upstate was part of a record-breaking year for […]

Torrey Craig ’14 Visits USC Upstate Basketball Camp

August 1, 2017 at 10:12 pm

Kids participating in the USC Upstate Men’s Basketball Summer Camp met a University legend Tuesday afternoon. Former Spartan great Torrey Craig ’14, who just signed with the Denver Nuggets, stopped by the University to see his former teammates and coaches and to visit the basketball camp.  “It’s […]

Carter, Warnock Wrap up Play at 86th SCGA Amateur Championship

August 7, 2017 at 4:59 pm

FLORENCE, S.C. – USC Upstate men’s golfers Matt Carter and Jordan Warnock turned in solid performances over the weekend as both finished 16th or better at the 86th South Carolina Golf Association (SCGA) Amateur Championship held at the Florence Country […]

Nadine Stonjek Joins Spartans as Volunteer Assistant Coach

August 8, 2017 at 7:17 pm

USC Upstate women’s soccer head coach Tyson John announced today that Nadine Stonjek has joined the program as a volunteer assistant coach. Stonjek will primarily work with the Upstate goalkeepers. Stonjek joins the Upstate family after a four-year career at […]

USC Upstate’s Chris Hawkins Promoted as Associate Athletic Director

July 24, 2017 at 9:27 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate announces the promotion of head softball coach and alumnus Chris Hawkins ‘89 to associate athletic director. Hawkins will remain the head softball coach for the Spartans. “From my time as a player and now […]