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Winthrop’s Austin Hill Promoted To Pitching Coach

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Winthrop baseball head coach Tom Riginos announced Thursday that assistant coach Austin Hill has been promoted to pitching coach for the Eagles. “It is with great excitement I announce the promotion of Austin Hill to pitching coach,” Riginos said. “Through working with Austin over the past year, I was able to witness his incredible work ethic, loyalty to […]

Winthrop’s Proctor And Kauffman Headed To NCAA’s

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Undefeated doubles duo Megan Kauffman and Lauren Proctor will represent the Big South Conference and Winthrop women’s tennis in the doubles competition of the 2018 NCAA Championship, held May 23-28 at Wake Forest University after the conclusion of the team championship. Proctor has also qualified for the singles competition. Proctor and Kauffman are one of […]

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Winthrop Men’s Basketball Hires Jayson Gee As Associate Head Coach

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop head men’s basketball coach Pat Kelsey announced the addition of veteran coach Jayson Gee as the new associate head coach for the men’s basketball program. Gee brings 29 years of collegiate coaching experience as he arrives at Winthrop after a five-year stint as head coach of Longwood University. With nearly three decades […]

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Winthrop Advances To Big South Championship Match

ROCK HILL, S.C. – No. 1 seed Winthrop men’s tennis (13-7, 7-0 Big South Conference) took a dramatic 4-3 victory over No. 5 seed Longwood (13-9, 3-4 Big South Conference) in the semifinals of the Big South Championship to advance to the championship finals for a league-leading 17th time. The Eagles last advanced, and also won, […]

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Winthrop’s Proctor Named Player Of The Year, Carvalho Coach Of The Year.

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Four Winthrop women’s tennis student-athletes earned all-conference awards as announced by the Big South Conference office Tuesday morning, including the third-consecutive Player of the Year honor for junior Lauren Proctor. Player of the Year: Lauren Proctor Coach of the Year: Cid Carvalho First Team All-Conference Singles: Lauren Proctor, Alisa Soloveva First Team All-Conference Doubles: Lauren Proctor/Megan Kauffman, Alisa […]

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Winthrop Baseball Downs Davidson 3-0

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Winthrop baseball (9-13, 3-0 Big South) put up a strong defensive effort to down neighboring Davidson (14-6) Wednesday evening at The Winthrop Ballpark. HOW IT HAPPENED -Winthrop and Davidson battled through four scoreless frames. -A Matthew Mulkey two-RBI double in the bottom of the fifth broke the stalemate and put the Eagles on […]

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Winthrop Baseball Sweeps Presbyterian

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Winthrop baseball (8-13, 3-0 Big South) completed the three-game series sweep with a 7-4 victory over Presbyterian (5-16, 0-3 Big South) Sunday afternoon at The Winthrop Ballpark. HOW IT HAPPENED -PC jumped on top first for the second-straight game with two runs in the first. –Matthew Mulkey hit a three-run homer in […]

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