- The university’s 18 sports teams combined to raise their cumulative GPA to a record-high 3.20 while finishing the spring semester with a 3.22.
- Nine of 10 women's teams compiled a 3.0 or above, making the semester average for all women's teams a 3.34.The eight men's teams finished at the highest-ever semester average of 3.08.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Student-Athletes Achieve Highest Ever Cumulative GPA" (2017). Winthrop News 2017. 99.