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Winthrop’s Paulsen Named Big South Player Of The Week

ROCK HILL, SC – Winthrop senior Anthony Paulsen has been tabbed the Big South Conference Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office Monday afternoon. Paulsen played a key role in helping the Eagles to a 4-0 mark last week with a win against The Citadel and sweeping Liberty in Lynchburg over […]

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Winthrop Men’s Tennis Team Is Seeded 5th In The Big South Tournament

CHARLOTTE, NC—The Winthrop men’s tennis team is the No. 5 seed in this week’s Big South Conference Championship and will face No. 4 Longwood in the quarterfinals at 12 noon on Wednesday at the Wake Forest Tennis Center in Winston-Salem, NC. Winthrop and Longwood tied in the Big South standings with 4-3 conference records, but […]

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Winthrop Women’s Tennis Earns No. 1 Seed In Big South Tournament

CHARLOTTE, NC–Winthrop has clinched the No. 1 seed in next week’s Big South Conference Women’s Tennis Championship by virtue of a three-way tiebreaker with Charleston Southern and Liberty, it was announced Saturday night following the conclusion of the conference regular season. Coach Cid Carvalho‘s Eagles will be looking to capture the program’s 19th Big South […]

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Winthrop Baseball Defeats Liberty 5-3 in Series Opener

LYNCHBURG, VA – The Winthrop Baseball team made a four-run second inning stand up as the Eagles defeated Liberty 5-3 Thursday night in the opener of a three-game Big South Conference series at Liberty Baseball Stadium. With the victory, the Eagles improve to 18-16 overall and 6-4 in the Big South while the Flames fall […]

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Former Winthrop Athletic Director Selected For Big South Hall Of Fame

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (www.BigSouthSports.com) – Two multi-sport women’s athletes, one football star and one longtime administrator have been elected for enshrinement in the Big South Conference Hall of Fame, it was announced today by the league.  Former Charleston Southern football player Collin Drafts,former Radford volleyball and women’s basketball player Anne Fontaine, former Winthrop Director of Athletics […]

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Winthrop’s Johnson Named To All-Mid-Major Madness Third Team

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior guard Keon Johnson added one more postseason award to his resume when he was named to the All-Mid-Major Madness Third Team. Johnson was joined on the third team by Evan Bradds (Belmont), Przemek Karnowski (Gonzaga), Tim Kempton (Lehigh), and Marcus Marshall (Nevada). This season Johnson turned in one of the best […]

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Winthrop Limits The Citadel To Four Hits In 6-4 Victory

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop’s baseball team erased a lopsided loss a month ago by holding The Citadel to just four hits in a 6-4 victory Tuesday night at The Winthrop Ballpark. The Eagles took advantage of two fielding errors by the Bulldogs in the sixth inning to take a 5-4 lead and then added an insurance […]

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