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Salute to Seniors: Dixie's Jeremiah Boyd John Olson May 22, 2019

My most memorable race was the Class A cross country championships in 2017. I was on pace to run a massive P.R. but with about .75 mile to go I swallowed a wasp that stung me on the uvula or dingle dangle in the back of the throat.

All Hope is Gone: Brandon Hudgins' Story Sep 4, 2014

If you want something bad enough and have the courage to chase your dreams, you have to be willing to walk through the dark places to get them. BBTM met Brandon Hudgins at the GNC Live Well Liberty Mile earlier this year, beginning to learn his story. 

Winthrop releases xc schedule Jul 9, 2014

ROCK HILL -- Winthrop's 2014 men's and women's cross country schedule has been released by head coach Ben Paxton and it features regular season meets that will be run in the Carolinas. (via Winthrop University)

Brooks PR: Ninety Six's Dylan Scott attending as student reporter John Olson Jun 16, 2014

Jessica Van Cleave from St. Johns, Fla. and Dylan Scott from Ninety Six as each has been selected as the two winners from this year's Brooks PR Student Reporter Contest as their video submissions and reporting skills have earned them an all-expenses paid trip by Brooks to join the Flotrack and MileSplit crew as part of our coverage team at the Brooks PR Invitational on Saturday

Winthrop's Jeanne Stroud named Big South Woman of the Year Jun 3, 2014

HILTON HEAD ISLAND -- The Big South Conference announced Thursday evening at its Spring Meetings Awards and Hall of Fame Dinner that Winthrop women’s track/cross country runner Jeanne Stroud is the Big South Conference’s Woman of the Year.

Brandon Hudgins' blog: Surviving and advancing Apr 30, 2014

Many of you now find yourselves nearing the end of your season.  These last few races can make or break your season or career.  Now that can seem like a scary thing, but I'm here to remind you that it is not scary, in fact it's beautiful!  

Brandon Hudgins' blog: Word of the week is trust Apr 18, 2014

The word of the week is Trust. Trust yourself, trust your coach, trust your athlete, trust the process. Any meaningful relationship in life is built on trust. This is especially true for the coach-athlete relationship. It is natural as a human to question authority, your situation, or your process.

Winthrop hosting Big South Championships Apr 17, 2014

ROCK HILL -- Nearly 500 athletes will converge at Winthrop's Belk Track Complex beginning Thursday for the 2014 Big South Conference Men's and Women's  Outdoor Track and Field Championships.  (via Winthrop University)

Brandon Hudgins' blog: Short term memory and failure! Apr 4, 2014

One of the best qualities an athlete can have is short term memory loss.  This may seem contrary to the normal thought process of the successful athlete,  but learning to deal with mistakes and failure properly helps make you a more successful athlete.

BE alumna Stroud most outstanding Big South outdoor performer Apr 23, 2013

LYNCHBURG, Va. -- An incredible year was made more memorable by Winthrop distance runner Jeanne Stroud on Saturday as the Charleston junior added two more major awards to her trophy case and broke the Big South Conference meet record for the 5,000 meters as the BSC Outdoor Track and Field Championships came to a close at Liberty University.   (via Winthrop University)

Colby Coulter signs with Winthrop Terry Cregar Mar 23, 2012

LEXINGTON -- Colby Coulter has said he wasn't planning to drift to far from home once he made his decision on a college, and this week he kept to those plans by signing a letter of intent to compete in track and cross country at Winthrop University.