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Winthrop men’s, women’s 2014 Cross Country schedule released

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop’s 2014 men’s and women’s cross country schedule has been released by head coach Ben Paxton and it features regular season meets that will be run in the Carolinas. The 2014 season will open on August 29 in Boone, NC where Winthrop will compete in the Covered Bridge Open where the men will […]

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Former Eagle TJ Olesczuk Named To Rawlings/ABCA Atlantic All-Region 2nd Team

ROCK HILL, SC–Another post-season honor has been awarded to former Winthrop outfielder TJ Olesczuk as he has been named to the 2014 Rawlings/ABCA Atlantic All-Region Second Team. Olesczuk, who was selected by the Baltimore Orioles earlier this month in the Major League Baseball Draft, had his finest year for the Eagles this past season as […]

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Winthrop Athletes Excel Once Again In The Classroom During Spring Semester

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop student-athletes have once again achieved excellence in the classroom as the department compiled a 3.08 cumulative grade point average for the 2014 spring semester and nearly 55 percent achieved a 3.0 GPA or higher. According to figures announced by Joanna Harris, the director of academic services for Winthrop Athletics, 154 student-athletes earned […]

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Winthrop Golfer Bradley Kauffmann Captures South Carolina Amateur Match Play Championship

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop golfer Bradley Kauffmann captured the 42nd South Carolina Amateur Match Play Championship of the Carolinas Golf Association, held recently at the Seabrook Island Club in Seabrook Island, SC. Kauffmann, a rising sophomore from Greer, SC, defeated stroke play qualifying medalist Brian Langley in impressive fashion by a 7 & 5 margin for […]

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Winthrop Women’s Tennis Team Invited To Play In 2015 ITA Kick-Off Weekend

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop’s women’s tennis team has been selected to compete in the 2015 ITA Division I Kick-Off Weekend next January at Hoke Sloan Tennis Center in Clemson. A total of 60 schools have been seeded at 15 sites. The No. 4 seeded Eagles will face No. 1 seed Clemson on Jan. 24 at 1 […]

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Winthrop Hires Roberta Santos as Assistant Volleyball Coach

ROCK HILL, SC – Winthrop head volleyball coach Bruce Atkinson has announced the hiring of Roberta Santos as an assistant coach for the upcoming 2014 season. Santos, a native of Brazil, comes to Winthrop from the University of Texas at Brownsville after spending five seasons as an assistant coach with the Ocelots. While at UTB, […]

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Baltimore Orioles Select Winthrop Outfielder TJ Olesczuk In 40th Round Of MLB Draft

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop outfielder TJ Olesczuk was selected Saturday by the Baltimore Orioles in the 40th round of the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft. Olesczuk, a career .300 hitter,who was a,2014 first team All-Big South Conference performer and ,All-Academic Team selection from Cortlandt Manor, NY, had his finest year for the Eagles this past season […]

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