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Nunn Leads Eagles With A Double-Double, But Winthrop Falls To No. 4 Tennessee, 81-48

KNOXVILLE, TN—The Winthrop women’s basketball team fell on the road Friday night to the No. 4 ranked Tennessee Lady Vols, 81-48, in Thompson-Boling Arena as 34 turnovers proved costly. Winthrop falls to 1-2 on the season while the Lady Vols improve to 3-0. The Eagles can take solace in the fact they held Tennessee to […]

Eagle Volleyball Drops Heartbreaking Five-Set Match To Radford In Conference Semi-Finals Friday

CONWAY, SC – The Winthrop volleyball team dropped a heartbreaking five-set contest to the Radford Highlanders Friday evening in the semi-finals of the Big South Tournament. The Eagles end their season with a 20-12 overall record. Radford improves to 24-7 overall and will play for the conference title on Sunday against either Coastal Carolina or […]

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Men’s Basketball Suffers Last Second Loss At Savannah State Thursday Night

SAVANNAH, GA— Savannah State’s Terel Hall’s three-point play with one second to play gave Savannah State a 59-58 victory over Winthrop, Thursday evening at Tiger Arena. The loss is the first of the season for the Eagles as they fall to 2-1 and will return home for their next two games starting with East Tennessee […]

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Eagles Advance To Tournament Semi-Finals With 3-0 Sweep of Presbyterian Thursday

CONWAY, SC – The Winthrop volleyball team earned a 3-0 sweep over the Presbyterian College Blue Hose Thursday afternoon in the quarterfinals of the Big South Conference Tournament. With the victory, Winthrop (20-11) will make its first semi-final appearance since 2011 and will play the top-seeded Radford Highlanders Friday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. Presbyterian ends […]

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Nine Former Athletes Will Be Inducted Into Winthrop Athletics Hall of Fame On Jan. 23

ROCK HILL, SC—Nine former student-athletes representing seven sports have been selected for induction into the 2015 class of the Winthrop Athletics Hall of Fame., The induction dinner and ceremony are scheduled for Friday, January 23 in the Richardson Ballroom of the DiGiorgio Campus Center at 6:30 p.m. , For ticket information, contact Sharen DuBard (803-323-2129, […]

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Barnes, Lluch Named To Big South All-Tournament Team

ROCK HILL, SC—Junior’s Patrick Barnes and Jordi Lluch were named to the Big South Conference All-Tournament Team, as it was announced following Sunday’s conference championship match. The two helped the Eagles reach the conference semi-finals where they fell to top-seeded Radford in penalties. Winthrop finished the season at 13-4-2 and had the first 13-win season […]

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Winthrop Volleyball Earns Five All-Conference Honors

CHARLOTTE, NC – Five Winthrop volleyball players earned All-Conference honors Tuesday as the Big South office announced its annual award winners. Junior Rachel Lenz was voted to the All-Conference First Team. Senior Alina Sopizhuk and sophomore Brianna Gray both earned All-Conference honorable mentions. Freshman Nikki Drost earned a spot on the All-Freshman Team and sophomore […]

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