Winthrop University junior Lauren Proctor is ranked No. 55 in the nation in the Oracle ITA Division I Women’s Singles Preseason Rankings released this week. Proctor is the only Big South Conference student-athlete in the tennis rankings.
The Winthrop women’s track and field team has been named an All-Academic Team and graduate student Alesha Love was honored with an All-Academic award Friday by the U.S. Track amd Field and Cross County Coaches Association.
Winthrop University athletics announced two moves in its communications department with Brittany Lane hired from South Carolina as an assistant athletic director and Brett Redden promoted to director of communications.
Winthrop track and field athlete Marthaline Cooper was voted the Big South Conference female student-athlete of the year for the 2016-17 season by the league’s athletics directors, senior woman administrators and sports information directors.
Tom Hickman, Winthrop's retired director of athletics, was presented the Division I-AAA Athletic Directors Association 2017 Gary Cunningham Lifetime Achievement Award, the highest honor given by the association, on Monday.