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Four Winthrop Pitchers Earn All-Star Selection In Baseball Summer Leagues

ROCK HILL, SC–Four Winthrop baseball pitchers have earned selection to summer league all-star teams. The quartet includes right handers Joey Strain (Jr., Prince Frederick, MD), Brock Goodling (Jr., Mount Union, PA), Justin Pace (So., Gastonia, NC), and Austin Lawrence (Sr., Greer, SC). Strain, who is playing for the Bourne Braves, will participate in the Cape […]

Former Eagle Basketball Standout Invited To Brooklyn Nets’ Fall Training Camp

ROCK HILL, SC–Former Winthrop basketball standout Michael Jenkins has moved one step closer to realizing his dream of playing in the NBA after receiving an invitation from the Brooklyn Nets to attend the team’s fall training camp in October, according to a tweet on Monday by his agent Daniel Moldovan. Jenkins, who played for Winthrop […]

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McClanahan Voted Big South Conference Female Athlete of the Year

ROCK HILL, SC– Winthrop women’s basketball player Dequesha McClanahan has been voted the Big South Conference Female Student-Athlete of the Year for the 2013-14 season by the League’s Athletics Directors, Senior Woman Administrators and Sports Information Directors, it was announced today by the Conference office. McClanahan, a native of Oak Ridge, TN who graduated in […]

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Winthrop names former standout Sergey Belov as head Men’s Tennis coach

ROCK HILL, SC—Former Winthrop tennis standout Sergey Belov has been named the new head men’s tennis coach, it was announced today by Winthrop Athletic Director Tom Hickman. Belov, a native of Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia and a two-time graduate of Winthrop, replaces Andrew Stubbs who left in June after leading the Eagles to the 2014 Big […]

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Winthrop Men’s Golf Schedule Features Five New Events Including Spring Trip To California Tournament

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop men’s golf coach Kevin Pendley has lined up a competitive schedule for 2014-15 that includes five new events and a spring tournament to Southern California. The Eagles will open the year with a trip to Sugar Grove, IL to compete in the Northern Intercollegiate (Sept. 5-7), hosted by Northern Illinois and the […]

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Posipanko Announces 2014 Winthrop Men’s Soccer Schedule

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop head men’s soccer coach Rich Posipanko announced a 20-game schedule for the upcoming 2014 season. The schedule includes three exhibition games and 10 home contests. The Eagles finished the 2013 season with an 11-7-1 mark against a competitive schedule despite a slew of injuries to their starting lineup. Winthrop will have another […]

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Aussie Basketball Recruit Xavier Cooks Signs To Play With Winthrop

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop head men’s basketball coach Pat Kelsey announced today the signing of 6-8 forward/guard Xavier Cooks, a standout Australian player from Wollongong, New South Wales. He currently attends the prestigious Australian Institute of Sport Centre of Excellence which develops the country’s elite athletes. Cooks is rated the No. 7 prospect in the class […]

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