June 29, 2012
Trotter Named Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach at Upstate
Spartanburg, S.C. – Former U.S. Women’s National Team member and Florida State All-American India Trotter has been named the assistant women’s soccer coach at USC Upstate, head coach Abby Minihan and the Athletic Department announced Friday.
May 17, 2012
Women’s Soccer Announces 2012 Summer Camp Dates
USC Upstate head women’s soccer coach Abby Minihan announced today the dates for the Women’s Soccer College Bound Prospect Camp.
April 25, 2012
Spartans Successful in “Kickin’ It for Cancer” Event
Not only did the USC Upstate women’s soccer team post a 2-0-1 record at the “Kickin’ It for Cancer” event held on April 14, 2012 at the County University Soccer Stadium. The club also received $1,240.00 in donations that went directly to the Gibbs Cancer Center.
April 20, 2012
Abby Minihan Named Head Women’s Soccer Coach
Former Syracuse women’s soccer assistant coach Abby Minihan has been named the Head Women’s Soccer Coach at USC Upstate, announced Director of Athletics, Mike Hall, today. Minihan becomes the third head coach of the Spartan women’s soccer program.
April 11, 2012
Women’s Soccer to Host “Kickin’ It For Cancer” Saturday
On Saturday afternoon the USC Upstate women’s soccer team will host its second annual “Kickin’ It For Cancer” event at County University Soccer Stadium beginning at 1:45 p.m. with a Cancer Recognition, followed by games from 2 p.m. until 6:15 p.m.
March 9, 2012
Spartan Women’s Soccer Inks 12 for 2012 Squad
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team signed 12 incoming freshmen to its 2012-13 recruiting class as announced today by interim head coach Marcie Klebanow.
February 16, 2012
Lopez Resigns as Head Women’s Soccer Coach at Upstate
Spartanburg, S.C. – After serving as the head coach of the USC Upstate women’s soccer program for two years, Renee Lopez has resigned her position to take the head coaching job at Colorado Christian College in Denver, Colo., announced Mike Hall, Director of Athletics at Upstate.
December 9, 2011
Spartan Soccer Programs Honored by NSCAA
The USC Upstate men’s and women’s soccer teams were both recognized by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) as Team Academic Award winners for the 2010-11 academic year.
October 27, 2011
Calmeyn, Plantz Earn Postseason Honors
The USC Upstate women's soccer team had a pair of players earn postseason honors as announced today by the Atlantic Sun Conference in Macon, Ga. Michelle Calmeyn (Elk Grove, Ill.) earned All-Freshman team honors, while Sarah Plantz (Cartersville, Ga.) was an Academic All-Conference selection.
October 23, 2011
Kennesaw State Spoils Upstate’s Senior Day
USC Upstate surrendered a total of four goals Sunday afternoon as Kennesaw State spoiled Upstate’s senior day with a 4-1 victory at County University Soccer Stadium.
October 21, 2011
Spartans Drop Home Contest to Bears, 1-0
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team limited Mercer to just five shots on goal, but the Bears scored the lone goal of the contest in the 20th-minute en route to a 1-0 victory over the Spartans Friday night at County University Soccer Stadium.
October 19, 2011
Spartans to Close out 2011 Regular Season this Weekend
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team will close out the 2011 regular season this weekend as they welcome Mercer and Kennesaw State to County University Soccer Stadium.
October 16, 2011
Spartans Fall to Hatters in High Scoring Affair
Melissa Pereira (Cary, N.C.) notched her first collegiate goal and Michelle Calmeyn (Elk Grove, Ill.) scored twice, but it was not enough as Stetson claimed a 6-3 victory over USC Upstate Sunday afternoon at the Stetson Soccer Complex.
October 14, 2011
Early FGCU Goals Doom Spartans Friday Night
Florida Gulf Coast scored early and often to claim a 9-0 victory over the visiting USC Upstate women’s soccer team Friday night at the FGCU Soccer Complex.
October 12, 2011
Women’s Soccer Set for Sunshine State Swing
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team will play its final road games this season as it travels to the state of Florida to face Florida Gulf Coast and Stetson this weekend.
October 9, 2011
Spartans Fall to Ospreys, 2-0
USC Upstate surrendered two goals to North Florida, both off of the foot Kathryne Husted as the Ospreys claimed a 2-0 victory in Atlantic Sun Conference action Sunday at County University Soccer Stadium.
October 7, 2011
Spartans Fall to Dolphins in A-Sun Action
Krystal Hedderman’s (Locust Grove, Va.) goal in the 51st-minute notched the game at 1-1, but the Spartans were unable to hold on as Jacksonville claimed a 4-1 victory Friday night at County University Soccer Stadium.
October 5, 2011
Spartans to Host A-Sun Leading Dolphins Friday
After dropping a pair of conference matches over the weekend, the USC Upstate women’s soccer team returns home to face Jacksonville Friday night at 7 p.m.
October 2, 2011
Upstate Falls on the Road at Lipscomb
Despite owning a 9-8 advantage in shots, the USC Upstate women’s soccer team fell on the road to Atlantic Sun Conference foe Lipscomb, 2-0, Sunday afternoon at the Lipscomb Soccer Complex.
September 30, 2011
Women’s Soccer Drops Road Tilt at Belmont, 1-0
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team managed just three shots and Belmont scored what proved to be the game-winner in the seventh-minute to claim a 1-0 victory in Atlantic Sun Conference action Friday night at E.S. Rose Park.
September 29, 2011
Women’s Soccer Set for Music City Tour
Coming off of a thrilling 3-2 victory Sunday against VMI, the USC Upstate women’s soccer team hits the road for a pair of matches this weekend in Nashville, Tenn.
September 25, 2011
Garner’s Game-Winner Propels Upstate Past VMI
USC Upstate senior Maegan Garner (Charleston, S.C.) found the back of the net in the 80th-minute to help the women’s soccer team claim a 3-2 victory over VMI Sunday afternoon at County University Soccer Stadium.
September 23, 2011
Upstate Drops A-Sun Opener at ETSU
USC Upstate surrendered two goals in each half and ETSU claimed a 4-0 victory in the conference opener for both squads Friday night at Summers-Taylor Stadium.
September 21, 2011
Upstate Heads up the Mountain for Conference Opener
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team will open conference play Friday night when it travels to Johnson City, Tenn., for a 7 p.m. match at ETSU.
September 18, 2011
Upstate Drops Tilt at Presbyterian College
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team allowed one goal in each half as Presbyterian College claimed a 2-0 victory Sunday at Martin Stadium. It was the first victory of the season for the Blue Hose.
September 16, 2011
Women’s Soccer Falls on the Road at Georgia Southern
USC Upstate surrendered one goal in each half as Georgia Southern claimed a 2-0 victory over the Spartans Friday at Eagle Field.
September 14, 2011
Spartans Set to Face Eagles, Blue Hose
After picking up its first win of the 2011 campaign, the USC Upstate women’s soccer team begins a three-match road swing when it travels to Georgia Southern Friday for a 4 p.m. match.
September 11, 2011
Calmeyn Swats Hornets, Records Hat Trick
Fueled by Michelle Calmeyn’s (Elk Grove, Ill.) hat trick, the USC Upstate women’s soccer team downed Alabama State, 6-0, Sunday afternoon at County University Soccer Stadium.
September 9, 2011
Eagles’ Second Half Surge Dooms Spartans
After surrendering just one goal in the first 45 minutes of play, the USC Upstate women’s soccer team gave up five second half goals as Winthrop captured a 6-0 win Friday night at Eagle Field.
September 7, 2011
Women’s Soccer Continues Big South Tour
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team faces its second straight opponent from the Big South Conference when it makes the trek to Rock Hill, S.C., to face Winthrop on Friday night at 7 p.m.
September 4, 2011
Upstate Downed by Charleston Southern at Citadel/Nike Soccer Classic
Competing in its second and final contest of the Citadel/Nike Soccer Classic, the USC Upstate women’s soccer team fell to Charleston Southern by a score of 4-0 on Sunday afternoon at Buccaneer Field.
September 2, 2011
Spartans Blanked by Bulldogs at Citadel/Nike Soccer Classic
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team surrendered four first half goals and The Citadel claimed a 5-0 victory over the Spartans on Friday evening at WLI Field.
August 31, 2011
Women’s Soccer Set for Citadel/Nike Soccer Classic
After a pair of home matches against Wofford and Francis Marion last weekend, the USC Upstate women’s soccer team is set for a trek across the state as they face The Citadel and Charleston Southern at this weekend’s Citadel/Nike Soccer Classic.
August 28, 2011
Spartans, Patriots Battle to 1-1 Draw
Kayli Moore (Severna Park, Md.) notched her first collegiate goal and USC Upstate keeper Sarah Plantz (Cartersville, Ga.) tallied a career-high nine saves as Upstate and Francis Marion battled to a draw on Sunday afternoon at County University Soccer Stadium.
August 26, 2011
Unlucky Breaks Doom Spartans in Loss to Wofford
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team was unable to find the back of the net on Friday night and fell to cross-town rival Wofford by a score of 3-0 at County University Soccer Stadium.
August 24, 2011
Spartans Set for a Weekend Pair
After dropping the season opener at Gardner-Webb on Sunday night, the Spartans look to secure their first win of the campaign with a pair of home contests this weekend.
August 21, 2011
Spartans Fall to Runnin’ Bulldogs in Season Opener
Gardner-Webb tallied three first half goals en route to a 3-0 victory over the USC Upstate women’s soccer team in a lightning shortened contest on Sunday night at Greene-Harbison Field.
August 16, 2011
Calmeyn’s Hat Trick Leads Spartans Past Pioneers
It may have just been an exhibition, but Spartan rookie Michelle Calmeyn (Elk Grove, Ill.) didn’t treat it that way. Calmeyn scored the first three goals of the match and helped USC Upstate claim a 4-0 victory over Spartanburg Methodist College on Tuesday night at County University Soccer Stadium.
August 15, 2011
Women’s Soccer Begins 2011 Season on Tuesday
The USC Upstate women’s soccer team kicks off its 2011 season on Tuesday night with an exhibition match against Spartanburg Methodist College. Kickoff is slated for 6 p.m. at County University Soccer Stadium.
August 10, 2011
Top Three Transitional Moments: Women’s Soccer
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, women’s soccer.
August 9, 2011
Preseason Q&A with Head Coach Renee Lopez
With women’s soccer fall camp in full swing, second-year head coach Renee Lopez sits down with upstatespartans.com to talk about the upcoming season and her expectations of the 2011 squad.
August 1, 2011
A-Sun Announces Preseason Women’s Soccer Coaches’ Poll
With the start of the 2011 women’s soccer just over two weeks away, the Atlantic Sun has announced its preseason coaches’ poll as well as the preseason all-conference team. USC Upstate was tabbed 10th in the poll released today by the conference office in Macon, Ga.