ROCK HILL, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams women's and men's cross country teams had some great performances at the 36th Annual Adidas/Winthrop Invitational Cross Country Meet. Both teams posted some impressive times and great team finishes at the meet.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – There was no shortage of effort for the Winston-Salem State Rams (0-2), but the effort was not quite enough as the team took a hard-fought 21-14 loss to the Catawba Indians (1-1), Saturday evening. The game came down to a dramatic ending and featured some tough defensive play that gave the Rams their second straight loss of the season.
CHARLESTON, WVA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-2) gave it their all, but the team came up short in a three-set loss to the Charleston (W.Va.) Golden Eagles (1-3), Tuesday afternoon. The Rams had a tough time putting points on the scoreboard in the tough loss.
CHARLOTTE, NC – After starting the week with some solid performance, Winston-Salem State University freshman Niyonna McIntyre was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Rookie of the Week. She had a great performance for the Rams in their first two matches of the season.
SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams women’s cross country opened their season with a bang when the team placed third in the 2019 Fleet Feet Cross Country Invitational, Saturday morning. The Rams totaled 130 points to place third in the meet against some quality competition.
SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams men’s cross country team got a strong start to the season with some great performances at the Fleet Feet XC Invitational hosted by Catawba College. The team saw some good individual performances to start the season.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (0-1) got the volleyball season started with a three-set loss to the Erskine Fleer (1-0), Friday evening. In a match that saw some great defense by both teams, the Rams came up just short, but there was no shortage of effort in the match with the Rams falling 27-25, 25-20, and 25-23.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – With football season right around the corner, the Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics, Winston-Salem State University Police & Public Safety, and the City of Winston-Salem Police Departments, and the Winston-Salem Department of Transportation have developed game day parking and stadium policies in an effort to provide a safe environment and an enjoyable fan experience.
PEMBROKE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams will have to wait a little while longer before they get the 2019 football season started as Thursday’s football season opener at UNC Pembroke has been moved to Saturday evening with a 7:00 p.m. start. The move was made due to the threat of inclement weather moving through North Carolina Wednesday and Thursday.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams softball team will hold open tryouts on Wednesday, September 4th at Whitaker Gymnasium on the campus of Winston-Salem State University. The tryout will give current students of Winston-Salem State University the opportunity to join one of the premier softball programs in the NCAA Division II Atlantic Region.
CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams will look to prove the predictors wrong in the upcoming season as the team was picked to finish fourth overall and third in their division in the 2019 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Predicted Order of Finish. The Rams will have a lot of talent to do it with as four WSSU players were selected for the 2019 CIAA Preseason All-Conference team.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Athletic Hall of Fame Committee has announced the 2019 inductees into the Clarence E. “Big House” Gaines Athletic Hall of Fame. The class of 2019 will include four individuals and one team to take their place among the WSSU greats. The inductees will be entered into the hall of fame in a ceremony on Friday, October 11, 2019 at K.R. Williams Auditorium located on the campus of Winston-Salem State University. The inductees will also be honored at halftime of the Winston-Salem State versus Johnson C. Smith, Saturday, October 12th at Bowman Gray Stadium.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The wait will soon be over for Ram fans as Winston-Salem State University will kick off the fall with its annual Meet the Rams at K.R. Williams Auditorium on the campus of Winston-Salem State University, Saturday afternoon. Fans will get a chance to be introduced to the 2019 members of the Rams cross country, volleyball, Red Team Cheerleaders, and the Rams football team.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics will make a welcome addition to its staff as Chanel Davis has been named the volleyball head coach for the Rams. With a wealth of youth and enthusiasm, Davis will look to lead the Rams in their continued quest for success.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics made a huge next step in the reinstatement of its men’s golf program as Ryan McManus was named head coach of the Rams golf program. When the Rams return to the greens for the first time since 2012, it will be under McManus’ guidance as the team looks to build upon its strong history in the sport.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams football team got an early jump on the 2019 season with their first practice starting at 6:00 a.m., Friday morning. Conditioning and high spirits highlighted the Rams’ first practice of the season with sprints dominating the early portion of the practice session before position group drills closed out the day.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Powerhouse of Red & White Cheerleading Program will hold its White Team Tryouts on August 28-30, 2019 at the C.E. Gaines Center on the campus of Winston-Salem State University.
NEW ORLEANS, LA – The Winston-Salem State duo of sophomore sprinter Tamia McLean and junior sprinter Cierra Thompson were both honored by the United States Track & Field Cross Country/Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) when they were named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team. They were among an exceptional group of 448 student-athletes to be recognized as members of the team.
CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams will have to look to prove the predictions wrong as the team was predicted to finish second in their division and sixth overall in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Preseason Predicted Order of Finish. There is some good news for the Rams as senior free safety Daryus Skinner was a selection for the 2019 CIAA Pre-Season All-CIAA team.
ROCK HILL, SC – Winston-Salem State University Interim Head Football Coach Robert Massey received a tremendous honor over the weekend when he was inducted into the Sylvia Circle Demons Pop Warner Football Hall of Fame. In addition to being inducted into the hall of fame, his iconic #60 jersey was retired as well.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University student-athletes continue to be impressive in the classroom with fifty-four student-athletes listed among the more than 1,600 WSSU students to comprise the 2019 Dean’s List. The achievement marks one of many successes that the Rams have had I the classroom this year.
MOUNT OLIVE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams softball duo of junior second base Daijah Chambers and junior pitcher/designated hitter Erica Davis were honored once again when the two players were named to the 2019 North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) All-State team, Monday afternoon. The honor comes in addition to several conference, regional, and national honors for the pair
MOUNT OLIVE, NC – The Winston-Salem State duo of redshirt-sophomore centerfielder E.P. Reese and junior pitcher Cole Parks were both honored by the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) when they were named to the 2019 NCCSIA All-State Team, Monday afternoon. The players earned the honor after a terrific season for the Rams.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – For the second season in a row a member of the Winston-Salem State Rams baseball team has been selected in the Major League Baseball (MLB) draft as redshirt-sophomore outfielder E.P. Reese was selected in the 25th round of the 2019 draft. He was selected by the Houston Astros with the 766th pick of the draft.
GREENSBORO, NC – Winston-Salem State University redshirt-sophomore centerfielder E.P. Reese was recognized for a terrific 2019 season when he was named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings 2019 NCAA Division II All-Region Team, Wednesday. Reese earned second team all-region honors and was selected from all of the players in the NCAA Division II Atlantic Region.