April 18, 2012
Spartans Place Two in Top 20 at A-Sun Championships
Braselton, Ga. – The USC Upstate men’s golf team completed play at the 2012 A-Sun Championships Wednesday afternoon and placed two players in the top 20 on the individual leaderboard. The Spartans claimed seventh place as a team.
April 17, 2012
Sill Continues to Lead Spartans as Upstate Gets Within Striking Distance of Best-Ever Finish
Braselton, Ga. – For the second-straight day, Spartanburg native Brad Sill led the USC Upstate men’s golf team at the 2012 A-Sun Championships Tuesday, firing a 74 to remain in the top 10 on the individual leaderboard. Although Upstate slipped a position from yesterday, the Spartans are within five strokes of a fourth-place finish in the event and enter the final round in sixth place.
April 16, 2012
Spartans Set to Open A-Sun Championships Monday
Spartanburg, S.C. - The USC Upstate men’s golf team will open play at the A-Sun Championships Monday at the Chateau Elan Golf Club and Resort, vying for the conference championship on the Legends Course.
April 16, 2012
Sill 4th After First Round of A-Sun Championships
Braselton, Ga. – Spartanburg native and USC Upstate men’s golfer Brad Sill opened the 2012 A-Sun Men’s Golf Championships with a 1-under-par 71 and is tied for fourth to lead the Spartans in the tournament. Upstate is in fifth position after posting a team score of 299.
April 10, 2012
Upstate Finishes 10th at Coca-Cola Invitational
Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s golf team shot a 298 in the final round of the Coca-Cola Invitational at the Country Club of Spartanburg and maintained its position to finish 10th Tuesday afternoon.
April 9, 2012
Goins 15th at Coca-Cola Invitational, Spartans 10th
Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate sophomore and Gaffney, S.C., native Adam Goins stands tied for 15th after the first day of the Coca-Cola Invitational Monday at the Country Club of Spartanburg. He helped lead Upstate on the day as the Spartans stand 10th on the tournament leaderboard.
April 6, 2012
Spartans Stay in Spartanburg for Coca-Cola Invitational
Spartanburg, S.C. - The USC Upstate men’s golf team will return to the course Monday and Tuesday at the Coca-Cola Invitational, but the Spartans won’t have to travel far to play in the tournament with the event being played at the Country Club of Spartanburg.
March 27, 2012
Comer Leads Spartans at C&F Bank Intercollegiate
Williamsburg, Va. – Behind the solid play from Tyler Comer and a steady performance by Adam Goins, the USC Upstate men’s golf team shot a 298 in the final round of the C&F Bank Intercollegiate to move up five spots on the leaderboard to finish tied for 14th.
March 26, 2012
Spartans Battle in Second Round of C&F Bank Intercollegiate
Williamsburg, Va. – The USC Upstate men’s golf team shot a 306 in the second round and stands tied for 19th after 36 holes at the C&F Bank Intercollegiate played on the River Course at Kingsmill Monday afternoon.
March 25, 2012
Goins Leads Spartans at C&F Bank Intercollegiate
Williamsburg, Va. – USC Upstate standout sophomore Adam Goins opened with a 72 to lead the Spartan men’s golf team Sunday afternoon in the C&F Bank Intercollegiate. Goins is tied for 22nd among 150 players in the 29-team tournament.
March 22, 2012
Upstate Looks for Success in Large Field at Kingsmill
Spartanburg, S.C. - The USC Upstate men’s golf team is set to resume its spring season Sunday when it tees off in a large field at the C&F Bank Intercollegiate on the River Course at the Kingsmill Golf Club.
March 7, 2012
Revell Finishes Second at Caribbean Intercollegiate; Spartans Third
Ponce, Puerto Rico – USC Upstate sophomore Daniel Revell turned in his third-straight round under par, shooting a 70 in the final round of the Caribbean Intercollegiate to finish second individually. His performance punctuated the day when Upstate moved up three positions on the leaderboard to finish third.
March 6, 2012
Revell Continues Run at Caribbean Intercollegiate
Ponce, Puerto Rico – USC Upstate’s Daniel Revell continued his magical run in his first collegiate tournament, firing a second-straight 71 Tuesday afternoon and stands second individually heading into the final round of the Caribbean Intercollegiate.
March 5, 2012
Spartans Looking for Three in a Row in the Caribbean
Spartanburg, S.C. - When the USC Upstate men’s golf team tees off in the Caribbean Intercollegiate Monday morning, it will look to secure its third-straight win in Puerto Rico. The Spartans won the Palmas Del Mar Collegiate Classic in 2010 and the Caribbean Classic last year.
March 5, 2012
Revell, Horton Lead Spartans at Caribbean Intercollegiate
Ponce, Puerto Rico – The USC Upstate men’s golf team opened the Caribbean Intercollegiate with a 291 and stands fourth heading into the second round on Tuesday. The tournament is being played at the Costa Caribe Golf Club. Brian Horton led the way for the Spartans with a first round 70 and stands tied for third.
February 28, 2012
Upstate Finishes 8th at Charleston Shootout
Charleston, S.C. – Behind the play of Adam Goins, the USC Upstate men’s golf team finished eighth at the Charleston Shootout played at the Links at Stono Ferry Tuesday afternoon.
February 27, 2012
Upstate Stands 8th at Charleston Shootout
Charleston, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s golf team turned in rounds of 292 and 289 on the first day of the Charleston Shootout and stands eighth heading into the final round of tournament on Tuesday.
February 25, 2012
Upstate Tees Off in Second Tournament of the Spring
Spartanburg, S.C. - Coming off a second-place finish to 56th-ranked Notre Dame at The Match Play at Reunion two weeks ago, the USC Upstate men’s golf team takes to the course for another stiff test as two top 50 teams highlight the field at the Charleston Shootout Monday and Tuesday.
February 15, 2012
Horton Named A-Sun Golfer of the Week
Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate junior and Boiling Springs, S.C., native Brian Horton was named the A-Sun Golfer of the Week for the first time in his career after leading the Spartans to a second-place finish at The Match Play at Reunion. Horton finished the tournament 4-0 in four matches.
February 15, 2012
Upstate Men's Golf Featured on Golfweek.com
Spartanburg, S.C. - Coming off a strong showing and second-place finish to No. 55 Notre Dame in The Match Play at Reunion on Tuesday, the USC Upstate men's golf team has been featured on Golfweek.com in a feature written by Asher Wildman.
February 14, 2012
Upstate Men’s Golf Falls in Championship Match to Notre Dame
Orlando, Fla. – The USC Upstate men’s golf team advanced to the championship match of The Match Play at Reunion Tuesday afternoon, but fell to No. 55 Notre Dame 4-2 to close out a successful spring season opener.
February 13, 2012
Spartans Men’s Golf Downs USF, Illinois State in the Match Play
Orlando, Fla. – The USC Upstate men’s golf team won its first match of the day, 3 ½-2 ½, against Illinois State, then made a big statement in the tournament by downing 59th-ranked South Florida, 4-2, in the second round to advance to the semifinals of The Match Play at Reunion tournament on the Watson Course at the Reunion Golf Resort Monday afternoon.
February 11, 2012
Spartans Open Spring Season in Match Play Tournament
Spartanburg, S.C. - The USC Upstate men’s golf team opens the spring season playing in a unique format in the Match Play at Reunion Monday and Tuesday at the Reunion Golf Resort in Orlando, Fla.
November 10, 2011
2011 Men's Golf Fall Recap
Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s golf team had quite a fall season, picking up a tournament and individual championship and playing on one of the world’s top courses en route to solid tournament finishes. As the team and head coach Todd Lawton take a break to finish up the fall semester and begin to build toward the spring, it is time to take a look back at the fall season.
November 8, 2011
Goins Leads Spartans as Upstate Finishes 7th at Amelia Island Intercollegiate
Amelia Island, Fla. – Gaffney native Adam Goins shot a 1-under-par 71 in the final round of the Amelia National Intercollegiate Tuesday afternoon, leading the USC Upstate men’s golf team to a seventh-place finish. The Spartans began the day in 11th and picked up four positions to close out the tournament.
November 7, 2011
Sill Tops Spartans on First Day of Amelia National Intercollegiate
Amelia Island, Fla. – USC Upstate junior and Spartanburg native Brad Sill turned in rounds of 74 and 71 to lead the USC Upstate men’s golf team on the first day of the Amelia National Intercollegiate. He stands tied for 19th heading into the final round on Tuesday.
November 4, 2011
Upstate Ends Fall Season at Amelia Island Intercollegiate
Spartanburg, S.C. - The USC Upstate men’s golf team ends its fall season Monday and Tuesday when it joins 14 other teams in a solid field at the Amelia National Intercollegiate on Amelia Island, Fla.
November 1, 2011
Horton Shoots 69, Spartans Finish 7th at Wendy's Kiawah Classic
Kiawah Island, S.C. – Battling blustery conditions, the USC Upstate men’s golf team posted the fifth-best round of the day and moved up six positions on the leaderboard to finish tied for seventh at the Wendy’s Kiawah Classic Tuesday afternoon.
October 31, 2011
Spartans Return to Action at Wendy's Kiawah Classic
Spartanburg, S.C. - The USC Upstate men’s golf team will make its second trip to Kiawah Island, S.C., within a two-week period when it plays as one of 21 teams at the Wendy’s Kiawah Classic Sunday through Tuesday at the Turtle Point course at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort.
October 31, 2011
Upstate Moves Up Leaderboard at Wendy's Kiawah Classic
Kiawah Island, S.C. – Behind the strong play of Brad Sill and Adam Goins, the USC Upstate men’s golf team posted a 302 in the second round of the Wendy’s Kiawah Classic to move up three spots on the leaderboard and stands 13th heading into Tuesday’s final round.
October 30, 2011
Sill Leads Spartans at Wendy's Kiawah Classic
Kiawah Island, S.C. – Brad Sill led the USC Upstate cause in the first round of the Wendy’s Kiawah Classic Sunday, but the Spartans struggled as a team and stands 16th heading into the second round on Monday. The tournament, being played at Turtle Point at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort, is a 54-hole event and will conclude on Tuesday.
October 18, 2011
Goins Claims Top 15 Finish at the Invitational at the Ocean Course
Kiawah Island, S.C. – USC Upstate standout sophomore and Gaffney native Adam Goins claimed a top 15 individual finish in a strong field at the Invitational at the Ocean Course Tuesday afternoon. His effort helped lead the Spartans to a tie for ninth in the tournament hosted by the College of Charleston.
October 17, 2011
Spartans 10th at the Invitational at the Ocean Course
Kiawah Island, S.C. – Playing in a tough field on one of the world’s best courses, the USC Upstate men’s golf team rallied for a 292 in the second round and moved up two positions on the leaderbaord to end the first day of the Invitational at the Ocean Course in 10th-place Monday afternoon.
October 14, 2011
Spartans Set for Invitational at the Ocean Course
Spartanburg, S.C. - Coming off a season-opening team championship at the Rutgers Invitational, the USC Upstate men’s golf team will play in arguably its most prestigious tournament to date when it tees off at the Invitational at the Ocean Course Monday morning. The College of Charleston is hosting the event.
September 21, 2011
Goins Named A-Sun Golfer of the Week
Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate men’s golfer and Gaffney, S.C., native Adam Goins started the season off with a bang when he won the Rutgers Invitational last weekend. He received even more acclaim Wednesday by earning the A-Sun’s first Golfer of the Week selection for the 2011-12 season.
September 17, 2011
Spartans, Goins Win Tournament Championship at Rutgers Invitational
Piscataway, N.J. – The USC Upstate men's golf team turned in a strong final round on Saturday and opened the 2011-12 season by winning the Rutgers Invitational in dominant fashion. It marks the second team title in four appearances in the tournament and the fourth effort finishing either first or second. Gaffney's Adam Goins won medalist honors over teammate and Spartanburg native Tyler Comer in the first playoff hole to give the Spartans a sweep of the championships.
September 16, 2011
Upstate Opens 2011-12 Season at Rutgers Invitational
Spartanburg, S.C. – Returning to the site where it has garnered much success, and announced its presence on the NCAA Division I level, the USC Upstate men’s golf team opens the 2011-12 season at the Rutgers Invitational Friday morning, joining 14 other teams battling for the tournament championship.
September 16, 2011
Spartans Tied for the Lead at Rutgers Invitational
Piscataway, N.J. – The USC Upstate men’s golf team has enjoyed tremendous success in three previous appearances in the Rutgers Invitational. After posting a 293 in the first round of this year’s tournament, the Spartans are tied for first and in position for another strong finish.
September 1, 2011
Upstate Golf Teams Set Fall Schedules
Spartanburg, S.C. – Entering the first season with the ability to advance to NCAA Regionals, USC Upstate head coach Todd Lawton has announced the fall schedules for both the men’s and women’s golf programs. A trip to the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island highlights the men’s schedule, while the women will make the trip up to Piscataway, N.J., for the Rutgers Invitational to highlight the women’s slate of tournaments.
August 18, 2011
Goins Finishes 25th at Prestigious Cardinal Amateur
Greensboro, N.C. – USC Upstate sophomore standout golfer Adam Goins closed out his summer of tournament play by finishing 25th in the prestigious Cardinal Amateur played at the 7,002-yard, par-70 Cardinal Golf and Country Club course last weekend.
August 8, 2011
Top Three Transitional Moments: Men’s & Women’s Golf
Four years ago, USC Upstate began a journey to join the NCAA Division I ranks and pending approval by the NCAA Board of Governors, Upstate will become an active member of D-I on Sept. 1, 2011. With the transitional phase nearly complete, the media relations office takes a look back at some of the top moments of the transitional phase, today’s spotlight, men’s and women’s golf.
August 5, 2011
Dickson Second at SCGA Amateur Championship
Bluffton, S.C. – The summer extravaganza for USC Upstate men’s golfer Nelson Dickson continued Friday afternoon when he shot a 1-under-par 71 and not only made the cut, but stands tied for second after 36 holes of the 80th South Carolina Golf Association (SCGA) Amateur Championship.
August 3, 2011
Five Spartans Set for 80th S.C. Amateur Championship
Spartanburg, S.C. – When the 80th South Carolina Amateur Championship gets underway Thursday morning, a contingent of five USC Upstate men’s golfers will take to the course vying for the title as the best amateur player in the state.
July 29, 2011
Dickson Featured on GoUpstate.com
USC Upstate golfer Nelson Dickson, who has sent an appeal to the NCAA for an additional year of eligibility, was recently featured in an article in the Spartanburg Herald-Journal.