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Winthrop Graduates Taylor Calvert And Jennifer Dilger Nominated For NCAA Woman of the Year

ROCK HILL, SC–Former Winthrop golfer Jennifer Dilger and basketball player Taylor Calvert are among 480 female student-athletes from NCAA member colleges and universities–the most ever in the history of the program–for the 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year award. Now in its 25th year, the Woman of the Year award honors graduating female college athletes […]

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Winthrop All-American Marthaline Cooper Voted Big South Women’s Field Athlete of the Year

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop All-American hammer throw athlete Marthaline Cooper has been voted the 2014-15 Big South Conference Women’s Field Athlete of the Year following her record-breaking indoor and outdoor track and field seasons. She is joined by Campbell’s Lawrence Kipkoech and Coastal Carolina’s Letitia Saayman Men’s and Women’s Runner of the Year, respectively, and Reggie […]

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Seabolt Selected Third Team All-American By Golfweek Magazine

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop men’s golfer Zach Seabolt has been named a Third Team All-American by Golfweek Magazine. A total of 30 NCAA Division I players were chosen while another 20 are on the honorable mention list. Seabolt will add this award to his growing array of honors following his sophomore season. The rising junior from […]

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Winthrop’s Cooper 10th At NCAAs To Earn 2nd Team All-American Honors

EUGENE, OR–Winthrop’s Marthaline Cooper finished 10th in the hammer throw at the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Thursday to earn second team All-American honors. Cooper, a rising junior from Providence, RI, had a best throw of 60.23 meters (197-feet, 7-inches). DeAnna Price from Southern Illinois won the individual title with a NCAA […]

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Winthrop’s Strain Selected By Seattle Mariners In 22nd Round Of MLB Draft

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop pitcher Joey Strain was selected by the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday in the 22nd round of the Major League Baseball Draft. Strain, a 6-2, 210-lb. right-hander from Prince Frederick, MD, has completed three years with the Eagles. He was used as a starter and reliever in his freshman (2013) and sophomore (2014) […]

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Winthrop freshman named to 2015 All-America basketball team

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop men’s basketball signee Bjorn Broman has been named to the 2015 Parade All-America high school basketball team. Broman is the first ever Winthrop signee to be named to the Parade All-America team as the 6-0 guard averaged nearly 50 points per game (49.6) in his senior season at Lakeview Christian Academy in […]

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Winthrop’s Marthaline Cooper Finishes 3rd In NCAA East Prelims

JACKSONVILLE, FL–Winthrop hammer throw standout Marthaline Cooper finished third in the NCAA East Preliminary on Saturday at North Florida University to earn All-American honors and a trip to Eugene, Oregon in two weeks for the National Championships. Cooper, a rising junior from Providence, RI, threw the hammer 61.09 meters for the second longest toss of […]

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