ROCK HILL, SC.—Winthrop senior catcher Roger Gonzalez and junior pitcher Matt Crohan were drafted in the 2016 Major League Baseball Draft and senior pitcher Sam Kmiec has signed a free agent contract. Gonzalez (Miami, FL) was taken in the 22nd round as the 652nd pick by the Oakland Athletics while Crohan (Jamesport, NY) was drafted […]
ROCK HILL, SC – Winthrop volleyball head coach Bruce Atkinson has announced the hiring of Allen McCreary as an assistant coach. McCreary joins the Eagle volleyball program after spending the last five seasons as the head coach at the University of California Merced. “I would like to thank Coach Atkinson and the entire Winthrop athletic […]
EUGENE, OR—Winthrop junior throws specialistMarthaline Cooper broke her own school hammer throw record as she finished third in the 2016 Outdoor NCAA Track and Field Championships with a school-record toss of 65.21 meters (213-11) on Thursday afternoon at Hayward Field in Eugene, OR. Her third place performance marks the highest finish for a Winthrop athlete […]
ROCK HILL SC—The final Oracle/ITA Women’s Tennis Division I Rankings have the Winthrop Eagles 7th in the Carolina Region while the doubles team ofLauren Proctor and Mariana Humberg are ranked 71stin the nation. Winthrop finished the season with a 20-6 record, a co-regular season Big South Conference Championship and the 2016 Big South Tournament Championship […]
LEXINGTON, SC—The Winthrop Eagles’ baseball squad’s season came to an end when they were eliminated in the second round of the Big South Conference Tournament, dropping a 6-2 decision to No. 2 seed High Point. With the loss, Winthrop will finish the season at 28-27, while High Point improves to 32-23. High Point will go on to play the loser of […]
LEXINGTON, SC—The Winthrop baseball squad dropped an 8-6 decision to Longwood in the opening round of the Big South Conference Tournament on Tuesday afternoon at Lexington County Baseball Stadium. With the loss, Winthrop is now 28-26 on the season, while Longwood improves to 31-25 after defeating the Eagles for the third time in four games this season. Winthrop will face the loser […]
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