Colten Rendon was named the Big South Conference Freshman of the Year and Tom Riginos was tabbed the Coach of the Year as Winthrop baseball earned seven honors when the Big South Conference announced its annual awards Monday evening.
Winthrop baseball coaches and players credit a sports psychologist with helping the team top the Big South Conference standings thus far. The Eagles will need all of their mental strength in the final three regular season conference series.
Winthrop's No. 1 seed women's tennis team captured its 19th Big South Conference Championship and gained revenge for its only regular season league loss with a 4-1 victory over No. 2 Charleston Southern on Sunday afternoon at the Wake Forest Indoor Tennis Complex.