Laurie Underwood
Laurie Underwood
Title: Softball
Experience: Winston-Salem State, 2001

Enshrined into the WSSU C.E. "Big House" Gaines Athletic Hall of Fame for softball, she is presently working as a registered nurse. Underwood graduated with a Bachelor of Science Nursing and was a member of Sigma Theta Tau. Underwood also graduated Cum Laude in December of 2001 and in 1998 was awarded CIAA All-Rookie honors and was named WSSU Rookie of the Year. She is the recipient of a Scholar Athlete Award with a 4.0 GPA and went on to receive 1999 Scholar Award with a 3.8 GPA as well as the 2000 Scholar Award with a 3.5 GPA and a 2001 Scholar Award with a 3.479 GPA. She also received 2000 First-Team All-CIAA honors, the 2000 “Hustle Award”, the 2001 CIAA Player of the Year award, was named First Team All-CIAA and played her way onto the CIAA All-Tournament Team.