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Winthrop Promotes Brett Redden To Director Of Communications

ROCK HILL, SC — Winthrop Athletic Director Ken Halpin announced today that Brett Redden has been promoted to Director of Communications, effective immediately. In his new role, Redden will serve as the primary media relations contact for the athletic department and support the strategic communication initiatives for various programs. Redden will also oversee the Winthrop […]

Brittany Lane Hired As Assistant AD For Marketing & Communications At Winthrop

ROCK HILL, SC — Brittany Lane has been hired as Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing & Communications, Winthrop University Director of Athletics Ken Halpin announced today.  Lane will be responsible for the oversight and management of all marketing initiatives and strategic communications and will begin her duties on August 1, 2017. “We are thrilled to welcome Brittany […]

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CoSIDA Lifetime Achievement Award Culminates Jack Frost’s Sports Information Career

ORLANDO, FL–Jack Frost, Winthrop’s retiring assistant athletic director for media relations, received a 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award on Monday during the annual CoSIDA Convention being held at the Orlando World Center Marriott. Frost has spent 33 years in the sports information field, including the last 27 at Winthrop.  He came to Winthrop in 1990 as […]

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Winthrop’s Colten Rendon Named Freshman All-American

ROCK HILL, SC – Winthrop’s Colten Rendon has been selected as a 2017 Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. Rendon was also voted the Big South Conference Freshman of The Year and to the All-Big South First Team. He completed the year with a 7-5 record and a 4.19 ERA while striking out 53 and […]

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Tom Hickman Receives Highest Honor Given by NACDA Div. 1-AAA

ORLANDO, FL–Tom Hickman, Winthrop’s retired director of athletics, was presented the Division I-AAA Athletic Directors Association 2017 Gary Cunningham Lifetime Achievement Award, the highest honor given by the Association, on Monday. Hickman, who served as Winthrop’s athletics director for 20 years following a seven-year stint as the associate AD, received the award at the NACDA […]

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Winthrop Claims Big South Regular Season Championship

ROCK HILL, SC – The Winthrop baseball team had six players with two hits highlighted by a three-run home run from Grant English in an 8-1 victory over Radford, Saturday afternoon at Williams Field. Winthrop claims the Big South Conference regular season title with the win and the number one seed in next week’s Big […]

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Winthrop’s Kelsey Announces Promotion Of Howland To Assistant Coach

ROCK HILL, SC– Pat Kelsey announced that Mike Howland has been promoted to assistant coach after spending the last two seasons as the director of basketball operations. “Mike has done a phenomenal job in his time here at Winthrop and has earned this opportunity,” said Kelsey. “He has a very keen basketball mind and has […]

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