CARY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams and Lady Rams Cross Country teams will return to the scene of last season's triumph when the team takes part in the 2011 adidas Cross Country Challenge hosted by North Carolina State University, Friday afternoon. The Rams and Lady Rams will take part in the meet at the Wake Med Soccer Park Cross Country Course, the same place where the Rams and Lady Rams won the 2010 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Cross Country Championships last season.
The Rams and Lady Rams will make their return to action after a strong performance at the 2011 Guilford College Cross Country Carnival where the Rams ranked third while the Lady Rams ranked second. WSSU junior Andrew Chebii led the way for the Rams with a 15:47.29, setting a course record, while freshman Aquila Jones led the way for the Lady Rams with a 21:42.19.
The event is scheduled to begin at 5:15 at the Wake Med Soccer Park Cross Country Course in Cary, N.C. For more information on Rams and Lady Rams cross country, contact the WSSU Office of Athletic Media Relations at (336) 750-2143 or log on to www.WSSURams.com.