NEW ORLEANS, LA – Winston-Salem State University senior sprinter Cierra Thompson was named an NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field All-American, Tuesday afternoon. The announcement was made by the United States Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), Tuesday evening.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics participated in a different type of senior day, Tuesday morning when Rams coaches, executive staff, and administrative staff joined the city of Winston-Salem for Senior Day on May 12th to distribute Nightingale masks to residents who were 65 or older. From 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Tuesday morning, members of the WSSU athletics staff came to the East Parking Lot of Bowman Gray Stadium to distribute masks to citizens of Winston-Salem, N.C.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Years of hard work and effort culminated when over 50 Rams student-athletes were among the 2020 graduating class of Winston-Salem State University. The 2020 graduates of WSSU were honored in the “Virtual Voices: The Class of 2020” online celebration.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Former Winston-Salem State University linebacker Carlos Fields was recognized for one of the best defensive careers in the decade when he was named to the D2Football.com All-Decade Team, Tuesday morning. The team is comprised of student-athletes who have completed their eligibility prior to the 2020 season and has been named to the D2Football.com All-America Team.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The honors just keep coming in for Winston-Salem State University senior guard Robert Colon as he was honored with a spot on the 12th Annual BOXTOROW D2 All-America Team. The first team selection is one of many honors for the Rams senior who earned a spot on the team for the second straight season.
KANSAS CITY, MO - After an extremely successful senior campaign, the honors continue to roll in for Winston-Salem State University senior guard Robert Colon as he was selected for the 2020 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division II All-District Team. The honor comes after a memorable performance during the 2019-20 season.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – In addition to completing a pair of terrific athletic careers at Winston-Salem State University, the duo of senior outside hitter Ytae Cobb and senior linebacker Dachon Witherspoon both received the NCAA Division II Degree Completion Award. With the award, the pair earn tuition towards their completion of their baccalaureate degrees.
BIRMINGHAM, AL - The NCAA has determined that the 2020 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championship has been canceled. The event was one of the many sporting events that has been cancelled effective immediately by the NCAA. With the safety and well-being of student-athletes, coaches, staff, and fans in mind, the decision has been made to cancel the event immediately.
BIRMINGHAM, AL - With the safety of student-athletes, spectators, coaches, and officials in mind, the decision has been made to make chanced to the upcoming 2020 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championship Meet. The annual pre-meet banquet has been cancelled and there will be fans permitted to the championship track & field meet.
INDIANA, PA - The Winston-Salem State University Rams will have a small audience to witness the team?s quest for the 2020 NCAA Division II Atlantic Region Championship as men?s and women?s regional championship tournaments will both be limited to just essential staff and family members.
CHARLOTTE, NC - After opening Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play with a win, the honors have come in for the Winston-Salem State University Rams as junior Avion Harris was named the Food Lion CIAA Player of the Week while freshman Shadaja Barrett was named the Food Lion CIAA Rookie of the Week. The honors came in after the Rams took a 9-0 win over the Virginia State Trojans to open conference play.
CHARLOTTE, NC – Winston-Salem State University senior first base Shauntaja Dedecker was named the Food Lion Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Softball Defensive Player of the Week, Monday afternoon. She earned the honor after some stellar defensive play at first base for the Rams.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - The Winston-Salem State University Rams will take on the #7 Indiana (Pa.) Crimson Hawks in the opening round of the 2020 NCAA Division II Atlantic Region Tournament. The Rams will enter the tournament at the eighth seed and will take on the top-seeded Indiana (Pa.) Crimson Hawks.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Rams (5-11) put on an aggressive effort, but the team struggled in a 9-0 loss to the Kutztown Golden Bears (6-5), Saturday afternoon. The Rams had a tough time getting their offense going as the team was held to just one hit in the shutout loss to the Bears.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Rams (5-10) gave a great effort late, but it was not quite enough when the team took a 4-3 loss to the Kutztown Golden Bears (5-5), Saturday morning. After falling behind early, the Rams staged a late rally, but it was not quite enough in the tough loss.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Rams (5-9) showed some great power at times, but the team could not keep up in a 15-5 loss to the Walsh Cavaliers (8-3), Thursday afternoon. The Rams notched three home runs in the game, but the effort was not enough to keep up with the Cavaliers.