2017 USC Upstate Cross Country News

  • Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K Set for June 9, 2018
    May 24, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – Registration for the third annual Josh Lee Memorial Mighty Moo 5K Run is now open. The event will be held at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 9, at Cowpens Library, 181 School St., Cowpens, as part of the 41st annual Mighty Moo Festival.
  • Upstate Set to Hold Annual Gobble Your Giblets Run
    November 15, 2017
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate cross country and track & field programs are set to host their annual Gobble Your Giblets 5K Run which will be held on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23.
  • Jones, Bradshaw Lead Cross Country at NCAA Southeast Regional
    November 10, 2017
    Earlysville, Va. – Dorian Jones and Marcy Bradshaw led the USC Upstate cross country teams at the NCAA Southeast Regional Championship at Panorama Farms on Friday.
  • Cross Country to Run at NCAA Southeast Regional on Friday
    November 09, 2017
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate cross country team will compete in the sixth, and final, meet of the 2017 season on Friday morning as the Spartans travel to Earlysville, Va. for the NCAA Southeast Regional meet at Panorama Farms hosted by the University of Virginia. Admission to the meet is free, however, there is a $5 parking fee.
  • Jones Named to ASUN All-Academic Team
    November 09, 2017
    LakePoint, Ga. – USC Upstate junior student-athlete Dorian Jones was named to the 2017 ASUN Men’s Cross Country All-Academic Team, conference officials announced on Thursday. 
  • Spartans Score Fourth, Sixth Place Finishes at ASUN Championships
    October 28, 2017
    Cartersville, Ga. – The USC Upstate cross country teams competed in the ASUN Conference Championships on Saturday morning at Sam Smith Park. The men’s team finished in fourth place while the women’s team scored a sixth place finish in rainy conditions.
  • Cross Country to Compete at ASUN Championships Saturday
    October 27, 2017
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate cross country teams will travel to Sam Smith Park in Cartersville, Ga. on Saturday for the 2017 ASUN Cross Country Championships. The men’s 8k race begins at 8:30 a.m. while the women’s 5K race starts at 9:30 a.m. Kennesaw State is the host school for the event. 
  • Spartans Set 11 Personal Bests at Pirate Invitational
    October 13, 2017
    Grimesland, N.C. – In their final tune-up before the ASUN Championships, the USC Upstate cross country teams saw 11 new personal bests including two times that rank in the top-10 in program history at their specific distance. 
  • Spartans Travel to Pirate Invitational on Friday
    October 12, 2017
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate cross country teams will make their first trip outside of South Carolina on Friday as they travel to Grimesland, N.C. for the Pirate Invitational at Lake Kristi. East Carolina is the host school for the meet.
  • Spartans Post Slew of Season Best Times at Upstate Invitational
    September 30, 2017
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s and women’s cross country teams saw a number of season and personal best times at the Upstate Invitational held at the Milliken Research Center on Saturday morning. 
  • Cross Country Hosts Upstate Invitational Saturday
    September 29, 2017
    Spartanburg, S.C. – For the second time this month, the USC Upstate cross country teams will run at the Milliken Research Center as the Spartans host the Upstate Invitational on Saturday. The Spartans hosted the Eye Opener Invitational on Sept. 1 to open the 2017 season.
  • Bradshaw, Jones Lead Spartans at Winthrop Invitational
    September 16, 2017
    Rock Hill, S.C. – Freshman Marcy Bradshaw and junior Dorian Jones were the top finishing runners for the USC Upstate cross country teams on Saturday morning at the 34th annual Winthrop Invitational.
  • Cross Country Returns to Action at Winthrop Invitational
    September 15, 2017
    Spartanburg, S.C. – Following a weekend off the USC Upstate cross country teams will return to action on Saturday as the Spartans compete in the Winthrop Invitational held at the Winthrop Farm Course.
  • Cross Country Has Solid Start at Eye Opener Invitational
    September 02, 2017
    The USC Upstate cross country teams kicked off the 2017 season on Friday evening as they hosted the 34th annual Eye Opener Invitational. The men's team finished in second place while the women finished in third place.
  • Spartans Host Eye Opener Invitational to Open 2017 Season
    August 31, 2017
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate cross country team will begin the 2017 season Friday evening as it hosts the 34th running of the Eye Opener Invitational at Milliken Research Center in Spartanburg. It is the first of two meets for Upstate at the Milliken Research Center as the Spartans will close out September by hosting the Upstate Invitational.
  • Cross Country/Track & Field Announces Newcomers
    August 29, 2017
    Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate head cross country and track & field coach Carson Blackwelder announced the addition of 25 student-athletes for the 2017-18 seasons. 
  • Spartans Picked to Finish Fourth, Seventh In ASUN Preseason Cross Country Poll
    August 28, 2017
    LakePoint, Ga. – The USC Upstate men’s and women’s cross country teams have been picked to finish in fourth and seventh places, respectively, as the ASUN Conference announced the Cross Country Preseason Polls this afternoon.