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Nine Former Athletes Will Be Inducted Into Winthrop Athletics Hall of Fame On Jan. 23

ROCK HILL, SC—Nine former student-athletes representing seven sports have been selected for induction into the 2015 class of the Winthrop Athletics Hall of Fame., The induction dinner and ceremony are scheduled for Friday, January 23 in the Richardson Ballroom of the DiGiorgio Campus Center at 6:30 p.m. , For ticket information, contact Sharen DuBard (803-323-2129, […]

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Barnes, Lluch Named To Big South All-Tournament Team

ROCK HILL, SC—Junior’s Patrick Barnes and Jordi Lluch were named to the Big South Conference All-Tournament Team, as it was announced following Sunday’s conference championship match. The two helped the Eagles reach the conference semi-finals where they fell to top-seeded Radford in penalties. Winthrop finished the season at 13-4-2 and had the first 13-win season […]

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Winthrop Volleyball Earns Five All-Conference Honors

CHARLOTTE, NC – Five Winthrop volleyball players earned All-Conference honors Tuesday as the Big South office announced its annual award winners. Junior Rachel Lenz was voted to the All-Conference First Team. Senior Alina Sopizhuk and sophomore Brianna Gray both earned All-Conference honorable mentions. Freshman Nikki Drost earned a spot on the All-Freshman Team and sophomore […]

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Pendley Inks Pair Of Men’s Golfers During Early Signing Period

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop men’s golf coach Kevin Pendley has landed two golfers for the 2015-16 season during the NCAA early signing period. The two signees are Sawyer Mills, a senior at Wren High School in Easley, SC, and Michael McKee, a senior at Ware Shoals High School in Ware Shoals, SC. Mills is ranked 15th […]

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Winthrop’s Nunn Named Big South Conference Player of the Week

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop junior Schaquilla Nunn has been named the first Big South Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for 2014-15 for her record-setting performance last Saturday against Gallaudet, the conference announced today. Nunn, a 6-3 center from Fayetteville, GA, scored a school-record 39 points in the Eagles’ 117-43 victory over Gallaudet. She was 18-of-24 […]

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Furman Knocks Off Winthrop Women 73-55 By Connecting On 10 Three-Pointers

ROCK HILL, SC—Furman used a 18-0 second half run and connected on 10 three-pointers to defeat Winthrop 73-55 on Monday night in the Winthrop Coliseum. The victory was the 11th straight by Furman over the Eagles, but it was just the first meeting in 15 years. Winthrop leads the all-time series 17-14 following the loss, […]

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Rachel Lenz Named Big South Volleyball Player of the Week

CHARLOTTE, NC – Junior middle blocker Rachel Lenz has been named the Big South Choice Hotels Volleyball Player of the Week it was announced Monday by the conference office. Lenz had a standout performance in the team’s season finale at Presbyterian on Friday, totaling a career-high 23 kills with only five errors for a .439 […]

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