- After Winthrop University did not renew her contract, Heinz filed suit alleging that she was terminated because she had complained about gender inequities and harassment.
- Heinz settled her claims against Winthrop University for $35,000 and a reference letter.
- Winthrop University will not pay any monies toward the settlement. In resolving the case, Winthrop University did not admit any liability.
Winthrop University, "Lawsuit by Former Women's Soccer Team Settled" (2012). Winthrop News 2012. 23.