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Arianne Whitaker Selected Big South Freshman of the Week For Third Time

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop center Arianne Whitaker has been named the Big South Conference Freshman of the Week after her two performances last week against UNC Asheville and Gardner-Webb, the conference office announced today. The Cincinnati, Ohio, native has now received the honor three times this season. Whitaker returned to the lineup after missing seven games […]

Winthrop Men’s Tennis Completes Strong Weekend With 6-1 Victory Over UNCG

ROCK HILL, SC – The Winthrop Eagles remained undefeated at home following a 6-1 win on Sunday over UNC Greensboro at Memorial Courts. The victory improves Winthrop’s record to 4-2 overall and 2-0 at home. The Eagles won the doubles points by taking two out of three matches and then claimed wins in five of […]

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Women’s Tennis Team Earns Hard-Fought 4-3 Win Over College of Charleston In Home Opener

ROCK HILL, SC.—The Winthrop women’s tennis team captured the No. 1 through 4 singles points to claim a 4-3 home opening victory over College of Charleston on Saturday at Memorial Courts. After dropping the doubles point to fall behind 1-0 in the match, Winthrop won four of the six singles matches to even its season […]

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Winthrop Runs Out of Gas In Fourth Quarter; Falls To Gardner-Webb 70-52

BOILING SPRING, NC—Gardner-Webb closed out the fourth quarter on a 20-3 run to claim a 70-52 Big South Conference victory over Winthrop on Saturday afternoon in Paul Porter Arena. Winthrop opened the final quarter on a follow shot off an offensive rebound by Arianne Whitaker to tie the game at 47 all. The Eagles still […]

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Broken Foot Will Sideline Winthrop’s Erica Williams For Remainder of the Season

ROCK HILL SC—Winthrop women’s basketball head coach Kevin Cook confirmed on Tuesday that 5-10 junior forward Erica Williams, the leading scorer in the Big South Conference, will miss the remainder of the season due to a broken bone in her left foot. Williams (Rex, GA), who is averaging 16.4 points a game this season, was […]

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Cooks, Johnson Combine For 49 Points In Loss To Liberty Tuesday Night

LYNCHBURG, VA—Winthrop’s second half rally comes up short as its winning streak ends at seven games in an 88-77 loss at Liberty, Tuesday evening at the Vines Center. With the loss the Eagles are now 16-7 overall and 8-4 in the Big South. Liberty has now won five straight games and improves to 10-15 overall […]

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Lady Eagles Give UNC Asheville A Battle Before Dropping a 67-59 Home Game

ROCK HILL SC—Playing without its top two scorers on the season, the Winthrop women fell to league-leading UNC Asheville 67-59 on Tuesday night at The Winthrop Coliseum. Erica Williams, the leading scorer in the Big South and point guard Aliyah Kilpatrick were sidelined with injuries. They are averaging a combined 30 points this season. After […]

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