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Ninth-inning rally falls short: Winthrop edges Liberty, 6-5

The Winthrop Eagles used a three-run seventh inning and held off a ninth-inning Flames rally for a 6-5 victory, Sunday.


Five-run second pushes Winthrop past Liberty, 7-5

A five-run second inning proved to be the difference, as the Winthrop Eagles downed the Liberty Flames, 7-5, Saturday.


Winthrop downs Liberty to take series opener

The Winthrop Eagles defeated the Liberty Flames, 11-5, in the opening contest of a three-game Big South Conference series.

Women’s Lacrosse: UVA women defeat Winthrop, 18-6, in NCAA Tournament first round

The UVA women’s lacrosse team (12-6, 4-3 ACC), the No. 7 seed in the 2015 NCAA Women’s Lacrosse Championship, earned an 18-6 victory over Winthrop (17-4, 6-1 Big South) on Friday (May 8) in the tournament’s first-round at Klöckner Stadium.

Longwood’s Cinderella run ends in 71-58 Big South Semifinal loss to Winthrop

With 44 seconds left on the clock, Quincy Taylor made his curtain call and put to rest a career that ended with one of the greatest basketball seasons in Longwood’s brief Division I history.

Second-half run pushes Winthrop past Longwood, 83-59

Winthrop used a 22-2 run over a six-minute span early in the second half to pull away from Longwood on the way to an 83-59 victory Saturday evening in Willett Hall.

Liberty baseball upset in Big South: NCAA bid still in sight?

No. 2 Winthrop scored four runs in the eighth to pick up the 6-5 win over No. 1 seed Liberty in game 12 of the 2014 Big South Baseball Tournament Saturday afternoon at The Winthrop Ballpark.


VMI baseball loses heartbreaker to Winthrop, 1-0

Winthrop Eagle T.J. Olesczuk led off the bottom of the ninth inning with a triple and scored on a Clay Altman sacrifice fly for the only run of the game, as Winthrop edged the VMI Keydets 1-0 in Big South baseball action Friday in Rock Hill, S.C.


Last-second shot lifts Winthrop past VMI, 58-57

D.J. Covington had 19 points, 12 rebounds and six blocks for the VMI Keydets, but Winthrop Eagle point guard Keon Johnson made a driving, double-clutch layup with less than two seconds to go to give Winthrop a 58-57 victory over VMI.

JMU basketball loses at Winthrop, 69-57

Winthrop took control in the first half and held James Madison at bay in the second to claim a 69-57 men’s basketball decision on Wednesday evening at TD Arena. Winthrop improved to 5-1 overall while JMU fell to 2-5 with its third straight loss.

JMU men top Winthrop, 71-61

Redshirt senior forwards Rayshawn Goins (Cleveland, Ohio/Glenville) and Andrey Semenov (St. Petersburg, Russia/Blue Ridge School) poured in 19 and 17 points, respectively, as James Madison pulled away in the second half for a 71-61 victory over Winthrop in a non-conference men’s basketball game at the JMU Convocation Center.

Pair of fivespots lift VMI over Winthrop

Trailing 4-0, the VMI Keydets scored five times in both the fifth and eighth innings, pulling away for a 10-4 win over the Winthrop Eagles in Big South baseball action Friday at Gray-Minor Stadium. After VMI (11-18, 4-6 Big South) had gotten just one runner to second base through the first four innings, Nick Dwyer […]

VMI rally falls short at Winthrop, 91-84

Keith Gabriel had 26 points, but Andre Jones notched 27 of his own and Reggie Middleton posted a double-double, helping the Winthrop Eagles survive a late VMI rally and prevail, 91-84, over the Keydets in Big South basketball action Saturday in Rock Hill, S.C. After VMI (7-9, 2-4 Big South) took a 32-23 lead with […]

Winthrop rolls to easy win over VMI

  Staff Report VMI sports: www.vmikeydets.com The Winthrop Eagles snapped a five-game losing streak and rolled to a 96-63 Big South Conference win over VMI Thursday night at Winthrop Coliseum in Rock Hill, S.C. The Keydets remained winless on the road this year and dropped their fifth straight game while suffering their worst setback at […]