Upstate Announces Four Additions to 2017 Signing Class

July 26, 2017 at 5:40 pm

USC Upstate head softball coach Chris Hawkins has announced this afternoon the addition of four players that will join the Spartans for the upcoming 2018 campaign. Signing to play at Upstate beginning in 2018 are Elisa Cecchetti, Raven Sapla, Tori […]

Former Spartan Torrey Craig to Play for Denver Nuggets in NBA Las Vegas Summer League

July 6, 2017 at 4:01 pm

Former USC Upstate men’s basketball great Torrey Craig has been picked by the Denver Nuggets to play for their NBA Summer League team in Las Vegas, Nev., scheduled for July 7-17. Craig is coming off another impressive season in Australia’s […]

New AD Welcomed to USC Upstate During Introductory Press Conference

July 6, 2017 at 4:14 pm

University of South Carolina Upstate chancellor Dr. Brendan B. Kelly introduced incoming athletics director Julio Freire as someone who “captures the spirit of who we are trying to be in Spartan athletics.” Freire, whose hiring was announced July 3, will […]

USC Upstate Introduces Julio Freire as Athletic Director Thursday, July 6, 2017

July 3, 2017 at 5:38 pm

Please join us Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. in the G.B. Hodge Center Arena as the University of South Carolina Upstate formally introduces Julio Freire as athletic director and vice chancellor for Intercollegiate Athletics. Freire, former deputy athletic […]

USC Upstate Hires Chief Philanthropic Officer

June 30, 2017 at 8:43 am

Dr. Meredith N. Brunen joins the University of South Carolina Upstate on July 3 as the Vice Chancellor for University Advancement, where she serves as the chief philanthropic officer and executive director of the University of South Carolina Upstate Foundation. […]

Whitney Named Collegiate Summer Baseball National Pitcher of the Week

June 29, 2017 at 5:09 pm

USC Upstate rising senior Blake Whitney has been named the Collegiate Summer Baseball National Pitcher of the Week, it was announced Wednesday. Pitching for the North Adams (Mass.) SteepleCats of the NECBL (New England Collegiate Baseball League), Whitney scattered two […]

Shubert Selected to 2017 ASUN Spring Winners for Life Team

June 22, 2017 at 3:03 pm

Former USC Upstate softball pitcher Lexi Shubert was recognized by the ASUN Conference on Thursday as part of its 2017 Spring Winners for Life Team honoring those who display excellence on and off the playing surface, the league office announced. […]

Mother of Car-Wreck Victim Hopes Book will Inspire Others to ‘Just Finish the Race’

June 21, 2017 at 2:29 pm

Dealing with the pain and anger surrounding the death of her mother, University of South Carolina Upstate student Morgan Cierra Lipsey turned to a slender book, written and published by USC Upstate alumna Laurie Lee ’04, about her own journey […]

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 […]

Hooks Announces Men’s Soccer Schedule for 2017 Season

June 19, 2017 at 12:42 pm

USC Upstate head men’s soccer coach Greg Hooks has announced today the schedule for the upcoming 2017 season, one that features six home games at County University Soccer Stadium. Upstate will open the year with two exhibition games at home […]