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Winthrop Men’s Tennis Team Drops 4-3 Decision at East Carolina

GREENVILLE, NC–The Winthrop men’s tennis team lost a tightly contested 4-3 match to the East Carolina Pirates on Sunday to even its record at 2-2. The match was decided at No. 5 singles as freshman Ruy Teixeira was unable to fend off East Carolina’s Ronny Georgi and lost, 7-6(8), 7-5. In doubles competition, ECU claimed […]

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Winthrop Men Defeat Radford For Seventh Straight Victory

ROCK HILL, SC—Jimmy Gavin scored a game-high 29 points to lead Winthrop to a seventh straight victory as it downed Radford 87-77, Saturday afternoon in Big South Conference men’s basketball action. Winthrop improves to 16-6 on the year overall and has now won six straight league games to improve its conference mark to 8-3. Radford […]

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Short-handed Winthrop Women Drop 58-50 Decision To Charleston Southern

ROCK HILL, SC—The Winthrop women’s basketball team with six players dressed for the game gave a valiant effort on Saturday before dropping a 58-50 Big South Conference contest to Charleston Southern in the Winthrop Coliseum. With the loss Winthrop falls to 3-17 overall and 2-9 in conference play while CSU evened its record at 10-10 […]

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Eagles Picked Second In Big South Baseball Poll; Crohan Is Preseason Pitcher of the Year

ROCK HILL SC—The Winthrop baseball team has been picked to finish second behind Coastal Carolina in the 2016 Big South Conference race and junior Matt Crohan has been voted the Big South Conference Preseason Pitcher of the Year, it was announced today by the conference office. Coastal was the near-unanimous selection to win the Big […]

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Johnson Scores Career-High 36 Points In 97-72 Win Over Charleston Southern

ROCK HILL, SC— Junior Keon Johnson scored 22 of his career-high 36 points in a big second half that led Winthrop to a 97-72 victory over Charleston Southern, Wednesday evening at the Winthrop Coliseum. The victory is the sixth straight for the Eagles, who improve to 15-6 on the year and 7-3 in the Big […]

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Big South Preseason Softball Poll Has Eagles Finishing 5th

ROCK HILL, SC—The Big South Conference softball preseason poll was released Wednesday afternoon and Winthrop was 1-of-6 schools to receive a first-place vote as it is predicted to finish fifth. It is the closest preseason vote since the 2006 season as three teams received two first-place votes and three others received one as just 10 […]

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Eagle Women Fall At Longwood, 67-60.

FARMVILLE, VA—Despite its best shooting performance of the season, Winthrop’s women dropped a 67-60 Big South Conference decision to Longwood on Tuesday night in Willett Hall. The win gave the Lancers their first regular season sweep over Winthrop since they joined the Big South in 2012. The Eagles’ record falls to 3-16 overall and 2-8 […]

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