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Winthrop’s Cooper Named Big South Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior Marthaline Cooper (Providence, RI) has been named the Women’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week for competition from Jan. 23-29, announced Wednesday by the conference office. Cooper finished third in the women’s weight throw at the Thundering Herd Invitational this past weekend.  She had a top throw of 20.34 meters, which […]

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Hot-Shooting Gardner-Webb Downs Winthrop Women 89-54

ROCK HILL, SC— Gardner-Webb’s women opened the game with an 11-1 run and went on to an 89-54 Big South Conference victory over Winthrop on Tuesday night. The Bulldogs connected on 12 three-pointers in the game and capitalized on 24 Eagle turnovers that resulted in a 32-7 advantage in points off turnovers.  Those two numbers […]

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Quemell Brave Wins Long Jump at Thundering Herd Invitational

HUNTINGTON, WV—Winthrop junior Quemell Brave captured first place in the indoor long jump at the Thundering Herd Invitational which was held over the weekend at Marshall University. Brave (Georgetown, SC) won with a jump of 6.97 meters in his first performance of the season which bettered second place finisher Brandon Smith of FIU who reached […]

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Win Streak Ends At 7 Games As Eagles Fall 83-80 In OT

ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop’s winning streak came to an end at seven games as it fell 83-80 in overtime to High Point, Saturday afternoon at the Winthrop Coliseum. The Eagles fall to 16-5 overall and 8-2 in the Big South while High Point improves to 12-10 on the year and 6-4 in the league. Winthrop […]

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Winthrop Women Fall 80-51 at Liberty

LYNCHBURG, VA— Liberty used an 11-0 run to open the second half and went on to an 80-51 Big South Conference victory over Winthrop on Saturday afternoon at the Vines Center. Winthrop falls to 2-18 overall and 1-7 in conference play while Liberty improves to 7-13 overall (5-3 BSC). Winthrop trailed 37-29 at halftime, but […]

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Winthrop Hall Of Fame Inducts Four New Members

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop Athletics enshrined a former athletic director, the former men’s soccer head coach, and two former athletes into its Hall of Fame during its 13th Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony held Friday night at the Richardson Ballroom in the DiGiorgio Campus Center.  With its latest class, the Winthrop Athletics Hall of Fame now […]

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Winthrop Escapes Gardner-Webb With 72-70 Win

BOILING SPRINGS, NC— Duby Okeke blocked the game-tying shot attempt by Tyrell Nelson with just a second to play as Winthrop held on for a 72-70 win at Gardner-Webb, Thursday night in Paul Porter Arena. The win is the seventh straight for the Eagles, who improve to 16-4 on the year and 8-1 in the […]

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