Aug 06, 2017
WINSTON-SALEM, NC - After a weekend of checking in, meeting with administrators, and completing physicals; the WSSU Rams will finally hit the field for their first practice on Monday morning at 9:00am.
The Rams will have 100 players at Civitan Park for their first on-field practice, as they prepare for the 2017 season.
For the third consecutive season, the Rams of Winston-Salem State University have been selected to win the CIAA Title. The defending CIAA Champion Rams finished 9-3 last season and 7-0 in the CIAA Southern Division.
Winston-Salem State University will return eight starters on both sides of the ball, making the Rams one of the most experienced teams on the gridiron next season.
For the first few days on campus, the team has gone through meetings with key Athletic Department Personnel, as well as concussion protocol testing.
WSSU opens the 2017 season on August 31st at Grace P. Johnson Stadium, on the campus of UNC Pembroke.