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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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A Dozen Winthrop Baseball Players And Two Coaches Named To Big South All-Decade Teams

ROCK HILL, SC—A dozen former Winthrop baseball standouts along with head coaches Horace Turbeville and Joe Hudak have been recognized by the Big South Conference as members of the first-ever All-Decade Teams which are being honored as part of the league’s 30th Anniversary celebration. The announcement of the baseball All-Decade Teams concludes the anniversary celebration. […]

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Winthrop Has 12 Players, Coach Frank Griffith Named To Big South All-Decade Softball Teams

ROCK HILL, SC—The Big South Conference announced its softball All-Decade Teams and Winthrop had 12 players and former head coach Frank Griffith selected to the teams. The Eagles had six honors for the 1987-89 All-Decade Team, one from 1990-99 and six from 2000-09. The 13 total honors were second to Coastal Carolina for the most […]

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Kelsey Hires Brian Kloman As Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach

ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop head men’s basketball coach Pat Kelsey announced Monday afternoon the addition of Brian Kloman to his coaching staff. “Brian is someone that I have known for many years through the coaching profession and have tremendous respect for,” stated Kelsey. “He is a tireless worker and possesses and elite ability to cultivate […]

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Winthrop’s Cooper Places 42nd in NCAA East Regional Hammer Throw To Complete Freshman Season

JACKSONVILLE, FL–Winthrop hammer throw standout Marthaline Cooper completed her freshman season by placing 42nd in the NCAA East Regional this past weekend. Although Cooper (Providence, RI) came up short of her goal of finishing among the top 12 in the region which would have qualified her for the NCAA National Championships next week in Eugene, […]

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Winthrop’s Jeanne Stroud Named Big South Conference 2014 Woman of the Year

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop track and cross country athlete Jeanne Stroud was named the Big South Conference’s Woman of the Year for 2013-14 Thursday evening at during the Conference’s Spring Meetings Awards and Hall of Fame Dinner in Hilton Head, SC. As the Big South Woman of the Year, Stroud is nominated as a candidate for […]

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