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Spring 1-21-2016

Quick Facts

  • Tom Hickman, the longest-serving athletic director in Winthrop and Big South Conference history, announced his retirement effective June 30.
  • During Hickman’s tenure, more than $20 million in new facility construction and facility improvements have been completed and four additional sports teams added.
  • Under Hickman's leadership Winthrop has captured 48 Big South Championships and made 48 NCAA team appearances while 14 student-athletes have earned individual NCAA invitations.