Upstate Opens 2014 Season Hosting Upstate Classic at Cyrill Stadium

February 5, 2014 at 4:18 pm

The USC Upstate softball team will open the 2014 season at home playing host to Eastern Michigan, N.C. Central, Towson, Virginia and Youngstown State in the Upstate Classic softball tournament at Cyrill Stadium Friday-Sunday.

Upstate is coming off its best season in program history when it finished the 2013 campaign with a 42-12 record, won the A-Sun Tournament championship and advanced to the NCAA Division I Tournament for the first time, playing in the Tuscaloosa Regional at defending national champion Alabama.

The 2014 season gets underway this weekend with Upstate hosting the Upstate Classic at Cyrill Stadium. The Spartans open the season 3 p.m. Friday against Eastern Michigan.

Read more about the Upstate Classic and what teams Upstate will be playing.