April 22, 2012
Blanco Earns A-Sun All-Tournament Honors
After helping the USC Upstate men’s tennis team pick up its first-ever win in the Atlantic Sun Tournament, senior Ramiro Blanco earned a spot on the All-Tournament team, the league office in Macon, Ga., announced Sunday.
April 21, 2012
Spartans' Season Comes to a Close with Loss in A-Sun Semifinals
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team saw its season come to a close Saturday morning with a 4-0 loss to ETSU in the semifinal round of the Atlantic Sun Tournament.
April 20, 2012
Spartans down Bison in First Round of A-Sun Tournament
USC Upstate sophomore Gonzalo Blanco picked up a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Daniel Hernandez to lift the Spartans to a 4-2 victory over Lipscomb Friday morning in the first round of the 2012 Atlantic Sun Men’s Tennis Championship.
April 19, 2012
Men’s Tennis to Make First Appearance in A-Sun Tournament
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team will make its inaugural appearance in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament when they face off against Lipscomb in the opening round Friday at 8:30 a.m.
April 19, 2012
Ramiro Blanco Named First-Team All-Conference
USC Upstate senior Ramiro Blanco was one of four Atlantic Sun players to be a unanimous First-Team All-Conference selection, the league office in Macon, Ga., announced today.
April 14, 2012
Field Set for 2012 Tennis Championships
The field has been set for the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference Tennis Championships, which will take place April 20-22 in Johnson City, Tenn. The ETSU Buccaneers will play host for the championships.
April 14, 2012
Spartans Fall to Bucs, 5-2, in Regular-Season Finale
Ramiro Blanco and Yvon Haessig picked up thrilling three-set victories, but it was not enough as No. 73 ETSU claimed a 5-2 victory Saturday in the season finale for both teams at the Buddy Hartsell Tennis Center.
April 12, 2012
Men’s Tennis to Close out Regular Season at ETSU Saturday
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team will close out the 2012 regular season Saturday morning at ETSU.
April 7, 2012
Spartans Gut Out 4-3 Win Over Mercer
Spartanburg, S.C. – On Senior Day at USC Upstate, Ramiro Blanco got the best senior gift of all as the Spartans gutted out a 4-3 victory over visiting Mercer in a key A-Sun men’s tennis match at the Upstate Tennis Complex Saturday afternoon.
April 6, 2012
Upstate Claims 5-2 Win Over Kennesaw State
Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s tennis team pulled out a tense doubles point to set the tone for the match and claimed four wins in singles play to take a 5-2 victory over Kennesaw State in a key A-Sun match Friday afternoon at the USC Upstate Tennis Complex.
April 6, 2012
Tonani leads Spartans Against Kennesaw State, But Owls Prevail
Spartanburg, S.C. – Maria Tonani claimed a win at No. 6 singles, but Kennesaw State won the doubles point and five singles matches to take a 6-1 victory in A-Sun women’s tennis action Friday afternoon at the USC Upstate Tennis Complex.
April 3, 2012
Men’s Tennis to Close out Home Slate this Weekend
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team will close out the 2012 home slate as they host Atlantic Sun foes Kennesaw State and Mercer this weekend.
March 31, 2012
Spartans Drop Road Tilt at Lipscomb
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team dropped its second and final match in the Music City as Lipscomb held on for a 4-3 win Saturday at the Huston-Marsh-Griffith Tennis Center.
March 30, 2012
Men’s Tennis Hands Belmont its First Conference Loss
After dropping the doubles point the USC Upstate men’s tennis team rallied for a 4-3 victory at Belmont Friday at the Centennial Sportsplex.
March 28, 2012
Men’s Tennis Set for Conference Matches at Belmont, Lipscomb
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team looks to pick up its first conference road win of the season as the Spartans travel to Nashville, Tenn., for a pair of Atlantic Sun matches.
March 24, 2012
Men’s Tennis Falls to No. 71 Stetson
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team was unable to pick up a weekend sweep as the Spartans dropped a 4-3 decision to nationally ranked Stetson Saturday at the Upstate Tennis Complex.
March 23, 2012
Spartans Pick-up 6-1 Victory over Florida Gulf Coast
After dropping the doubles point, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team claimed all six singles matches to pick up its first conference win of the season with a 6-1 decision over Florida Gulf Coast Friday morning.
March 22, 2012
Spartans Set to Face Florida Gulf Coast, Stetson this Weekend
After losing a pair of conference matches last weekend, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team will return to action Friday when it hosts Florida Gulf Coast in the home A-Sun opener.
March 17, 2012
Spartans Fall at Jacksonville, Drop to 0-2 in League Play
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team dropped its second consecutive match in the River City as Jacksonville claimed a 5-2 victory Saturday.
March 16, 2012
Men’s Tennis Drops Conference Opener at North Florida
In the Atlantic Sun Conference opener for both teams, North Florida claimed a 6-1 victory over visiting USC Upstate Friday at the UNF Tennis Complex.
March 15, 2012
Upstate Tennis Teams Set for Sunshine State Tour
The USC Upstate men’s and women’s tennis teams travel to Florida for a pair of Atlantic Sun Conference matches, taking on North Florida March 16 and Jacksonville March 17.
March 12, 2012
Men’s Tennis Downs Longwood
USC Upstate swept through doubles action en route to a victory over non-conference foe Longwood Monday at the Upstate Tennis Complex.
March 10, 2012
Men’s Tennis Blanks UMBC, 7-0
With conference play set to begin in less than a week, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team had a strong showing Saturday as they defeated Maryland-Baltimore County, 7-0, at the Upstate Tennis Complex.
March 8, 2012
Spartans Set for Matches against UMBC, Longwood
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team will close out its non-conference slate with pair of home matches beginning Saturday as Maryland-Baltimore County visits Spartanburg for a 2 p.m. match.
March 6, 2012
Men’s Tennis Downs No. 71 Nicholls State, 5-2
Two days after a heartbreaking loss at No. 72 Tulane, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team bounced back with a 5-2 victory over Nicholls State Tuesday.
March 4, 2012
Men’s Tennis Drops Heartbreaker at No. 72 Tulane
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team came up just short in its upset bid of No. 72 Tulane as the Green Wave claimed a 4-3 victory at the Goldring Tennis Center.
March 3, 2012
Spartans Look to Make a Splash against Green Wave
After posting a 1-1 mark at home last weekend, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team will travel to New Orleans for a battle against C-USA member Tulane Sunday.
February 26, 2012
Spartans Drop Home Contest to Winthrop
After falling behind, 3-1, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team rallied to draw even at 3-3, but Winthrop claimed the final singles match of the afternoon to claim a 4-3 victory at the Upstate Tennis Complex.
February 24, 2012
Men’s Tennis Wins Thriller over Campbell
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team picked up a thrilling 4-3 victory over Campbell Friday afternoon at the Upstate tennis complex.
February 23, 2012
Spartans to Face Campbell, Winthrop this Weekend
After just one match last week, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team will face a pair of teams from the Big South Conference this weekend.
February 14, 2012
Men’s Tennis Survives Challenge from Presbyterian College
It took more than four hours, but in the end the USC Upstate men’s tennis team claimed a 5-2 victory over Presbyterian College Tuesday at the Templeton Tennis Courts.
February 13, 2012
Spartans, Blue Hose Set for Tuesday Afternoon Battle
Following a 6-1 win over Anderson University last Wednesday, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team hits the road to face Presbyterian College Tuesday at 2 p.m.
February 8, 2012
Men’s Tennis Snaps Two-Match Skid
After dropping a pair of road matches over the weekend, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team was able to even its season record at 2-2 with a 6-1 victory over Anderson University Wednesday afternoon at the Upstate Tennis Complex.
February 7, 2012
Men’s Tennis to Open Home Slate Wednesday
After opening the season with three-straight road matches, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team will host Anderson University in its home opener Wednesday at 2 p.m.
February 5, 2012
Spartans Battle, Fall at Samford, 5-2
Three different USC Upstate men’s tennis players dropped three-set matches Sunday as the Spartans fell to Samford, 5-2, at the Samford Tennis Center.
February 4, 2012
Spartans Fall to Blazers, 5-1, in Weather Shortened Match
With the threat of severe weather in the area, USC Upstate and UAB played just the singles portion of its match Saturday afternoon, with the Blazers coming away with the 5-1 win.
February 1, 2012
Spartan Tennis Sweeps A-Sun Weekly Awards
After leading their respective squads to a season-opening win, USC Upstate tennis players Julie Bell (Lubbock, Texas) and Ramiro Blanco (Chascomus, Argentina) have been named the Atlantic Sun Players of the Week the conference office in Macon, Ga., announced today.
February 1, 2012
Men’s Tennis Looks to Remain Perfect with Two-Match Road Swing
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team is set for a two-match swing through Birmingham, Ala., as the Spartans will face UAB and Samford this weekend.
January 30, 2012
Upstate, Anderson Tennis Matches Rescheduled
Thursday’s USC Upstate men’s and women’s tennis matches against Anderson University have been rescheduled.
January 26, 2012
Spartans Defeat Runnin’ Bulldogs in Season-Opener
In its first match of the spring season, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team downed Gardner-Webb, 5-2, Thursday afternoon at the Webb Tennis Complex
January 24, 2012
Men’s Tennis to Open Spring Season at Gardner-Webb
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team will open the 2012 spring season with a trip to Boiling Springs, N.C., to face Gardner-Webb Thursday afternoon.
November 17, 2011
Upstate Tennis Serves Local Elementary School Kids
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s and women’s tennis teams participated in a community service project today at Lone Oak Elementary School just down the road from the Upstate campus.
October 16, 2011
Blanco’s Run at ITA Regional Crown Comes to an End on Sunday
USC Upstate men’s tennis player Ramiro Blanco, seeded 12th in the singles main draw, fell in the Round of 16 Sunday at the ITA Regional at the University of North Carolina's Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center.
October 15, 2011
Blanco Advances to Round of 16 at ITA Regional
USC Upstate Senior Ramiro Blanco advanced to Sunday’s Round of 16 with a three-set victory over Amogh Prabhakar at the University of North Carolina's Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center.
October 14, 2011
Spartans Wrap-up Day One of ITA Regionals
Ramiro Blanco advanced to the Round of 32 to highlight the Spartan effort on day one of the ITA Regionals at the University of North Carolina’s Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center.
October 11, 2011
Men’s Tennis Set for Fall Finale
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team will wrap up the fall season this weekend at the ITA Regional Championship in Chapel Hill, N.C., at the University of North Carolina’s Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center.
October 9, 2011
Blanco Brothers Reign Supreme at Elon Fall Invitational
Brothers Ramiro and Gonzalo Blanco won in straight sets Sunday to claim singles championships at the Elon Fall Invitational.
October 8, 2011
Blanco Brothers Advance to Singles Finals
Ramiro Blanco and Gonzalo Blanco advanced to their respective singles championship match as the USC Upstate men’s tennis team wrapped up day two of the Elon Fall Invitational.
October 7, 2011
Spartan Quartet Advances in Singles Action at Elon Fall Invitational
Highlighted by Ramiro Blanco’s straight set victory over David Hopkins, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team had a strong showing on day one of the Elon Fall Invitational.
October 6, 2011
Spartans Set for Elon Fall Invitational
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team is set for its fourth tournament of the fall season as the squad travels to Elon, N.C., for this weekend’s Elon Fall Invitational.
October 2, 2011
Kidler Falls One Set Shy of ITA Qualifying Round
After claiming a straight set victory in the third round of pre-qualifying, USC Upstate sophomore Matthias Kidler fell in three sets in the final round Sunday at the ITA All-American Championships.
October 1, 2011
Spartan Trio Advances to Round Three at ITA All-American Championships
On Saturday three different USC Upstate men’s tennis players advanced to Sunday’s round of pre-qualifying at the ITA All-American Championships at the University of Tulsa’s Michael D. Case Tennis Center.
September 29, 2011
Spartans Set for ITA All-American Championships
After back-to-back tournaments in the Carolinas, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team will travel to the Tulsa, Okla. for the ITA All-American Championships hosted by the University of Tulsa.
September 26, 2011
Men’s Tennis Runs the Table at GWU Fall Invitational
Over the weekend, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team posted a perfect record as it won every match it competed in at the Gardner-Webb Fall Invitational.
September 23, 2011
Rain Alters GWU Fall Invitational Schedule
After three consecutive nights of overnight rain, the Gardner-Webb Fall Invitational schedule has been changed as the two-day event will now begin tomorrow and conclude on Sunday.
September 22, 2011
Men’s Tennis Set for Gardner-Webb Fall Invitational
After a strong opening weekend, the USC Upstate men’s tennis team will make the short trip to Boiling Springs, N.C., for this weekend’s Gardner-Webb Fall Invitational.
September 18, 2011
Upstate Tennis Teams Wrap-up 2011 Fall Classic
Ramiro Blanco claimed the men’s singles crown and teamed with Matthias Kidler to claim the doubles championship at the 2011 USC Upstate Fall Classic on Sunday at the Upstate Tennis Complex.
September 17, 2011
Blanco Brothers Set for Sunday Showdown
Ramiro Blanco claimed a pair of straight set victories, while his brother, Gonzalo Blanco, outlasted teammate Edgar Rodriguez, setting up an all-Spartan final at the 2011 USC Upstate Fall Classic.
September 16, 2011
Men’s Tennis Wraps-up Day One of Upstate Fall Classic
On Friday five different USC Upstate men’s tennis players advanced to the quarterfinal round in the Upstate Fall Classic.
September 15, 2011
Men’s Tennis Set for USC Upstate Fall Classic
The USC Upstate men’s tennis team kicks off its 2011 fall schedule with the annual USC Upstate Fall Classic. The three-day event begins on Friday at the Upstate Tennis Complex.
August 24, 2011
Cameron Nix Joins Tennis Coaching Staff
Cameron Nix has been hired as an assistant coach for the USC Upstate tennis program announced today by head coach Dr. Oliver Trittenwein.
August 12, 2011
Top Three Transitional Moments: Men’s & Women’s Tennis
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 tennis.
August 9, 2011
Men’s and Women’s Tennis Announces 2011-12 Schedules
Trips to Birmingham, Ala. and New Orleans, as well as a full slate of conference matches, highlight the 2011-12 USC Upstate men’s and women’s tennis schedules released today by head coach Dr. Oliver Trittenwein.
July 12, 2011
Upstate Tennis Adds Six Players
USC Upstate head men's and women’s tennis coach Oliver Trittenwein announced today the signing of six players to the Spartan tennis program. Jacob Darling and Yvon Haessig will join the men’s squad while Hannah Al-Sakati, Julie Bell, Lauren Byars and Isabel Von Stryk will join the women’s team.