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Winthrop Lacrosse 2nd Straight Big South Title With 10-7 Victory Over High Point

ROCK HILL, SC – The top-seeded Winthrop lacrosse team earned its second straight Big South Conference championship Saturday afternoon with a 10-7 victory over the second-seeded High Point Panthers. With the victory, the Eagles earn the Big South’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.  Winthrop will find out where it will be heading during the […]

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Eagles Advance To Big South Championship With 8-4 Victory Over Coastal Carolina

ROCK HILL, SC – The Winthrop lacrosse team got strong offensive and defensive production Thursday afternoon as the Eagles downed Coastal Carolina 8-4 in the Big South Tournament semifinals. Winthrop (19-2) advances to its second consecutive Big South title game with the victory and will play the winner of High Point and Campbell.  Coastal finishes […]

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Winthrop’s Harris Promoted to Asst. Athletic Director Of Academics and Student Services

ROCK HILL SC—Joanna Harris, who has served as Director of Academic Services for Winthrop Athletics during the past five years, has been promoted to Assistant Athletic Director for Academics and Student Services. Since she began her duties at Winthrop in September 2011, Winthrop student-athletes have posted a 3.11 cumulative grade point average in seven of […]

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Winthrop’s Cooper Breaks Facility Hammer Record; Brave Wins Long Jump

LYNCHBURG, VA—Winthrop junior All-American Marthaline Cooper set a facility record as she continued her winning ways in the hammer throw and sophomore Quemell Brave captured the men’s long jump to highlight Wednesday night’s performances during the Liberty Twilight meet. The meet was a final tune-up for the Eagles before next week’s Big South Conference Outdoor […]

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Winthrop Baseball Edges East Tennessee State 2-1

JOHNSON CITY, TN— Winthrop’s pitching staff scattered seven hits and struck out seven to help lead the Eagles to a 2-1 non-conference road victory over East Tennessee State Wednesday night. With the win, Winthrop is now 23-20 (8-7 BSC) on the season, while East Tennessee State falls to 19-25 (6-9 SoCon). Winthrop struck first scoring two runs in the top […]

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Winthrop Women’s Basketball Assistants Hamilton and Kloppenburg Leaving

ROCK HILL SC—Two Winthrop women’s basketball assistant coaches—Christena Hamilton and Carlotta Kloppenburg—have resigned their positions in order to accept coaching opportunities at other universities. Hamilton has been hired by Bradley University in Peoria, IL, while Kloppenburg is pursuing a position with a Pac-12 Conference school. During her five years on the Winthrop staff, Hamilton helped […]

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Winthrop Baseball Player Suspended

ROCK HILL SC—Winthrop sophomore infielder Mitch Spires has been suspended for the May 4 game at ETSU for failure to comply with team policies

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