April 30, 2007
Laken Joyce, daughter of Dane and Wendy Joyce (Sandy Ridge, NC) will join the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams this fall and will look to continue her stellar career at the collegiate level. A two-sport athlete at
"Her high school career will serve her well as she transitions to the strong Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference," WSSU head coach Charlie Schoderbek said of the team's first signee of the spring. "She will definitely help in the lineup with her ability and experience. I am excited to have a local young lady with Laken's skills coming to WSSU. She has opened the door for others to follow. With prospects of this caliber, the Women's tennis program will be on the rise I'm sure"
She will be welcomed on a Lady Ram team that lost two seniors this season. For additional information on WSSU women's tennis or to arrange interviews with WSSU student-athletes, athletic administrators or coaches, contact the WSSU Office of Athletic Media Relations at (336) 750-2143 or log on to the Official Website of WSSU Athletics at www.WSSURAMS.com