Winston-Salem State University

WSSU's Aja Grant Appointed to Division II National SAAC
WSSU's Aja Grant Appointed to Division II National SAAC

May 28, 2017

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – By approval of the NCAA Division II Management Council, Aja Grant, has been appointed as the newest Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association representative to the NCAA Division II Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC). Aja Grant, is a rising senior on the women's tennis team at WSSU. Grant is from Winston-Salem, North Carolina and is the daughter of Tim and Vicki Grant.

Rams' Season Ends With 5-0 Loss to #1 Chowan in CIAA Semifinals
Rams' Season Ends With 5-0 Loss to #1 Chowan in CIAA Semifinals

April 21, 2017

BOWIE, MD – The Winston-Salem State Rams (11-10) gave a valiant effort, but the team did not have enough to overcome the top-seeded Chowan Hawks () in the semifinal round of the 2017 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Women’s Tennis Championship Friday. The effort marked the second straight season that the Rams have reached the semifinal round of the championship tournament, but the team could not get past the top-seeded Hawks.

Winston-Salem State vs. Averett (Photos by Garrett Garms, WSSU Photography)
Rams Advance to CIAA Semifinals with 5-1 Win Over Johnson C. Smith

April 20, 2017

BOWIE, MD – The Winston-Salem State Rams (11-9) got things going the right way, Thursday when the team took a 5-1 win over the fifth-seeded Johnson C. Smith Lady Golden Bulls in the quarterfinal round of the 2017 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Women’s Tennis Championship Tournament. The Rams clicked on all cylinders to take the quarterfinals win and advanced to the semifinal round of the tournament for the third straight season.

Lindsay, Brown Named to 2017 CIAA All-Conference Team
Lindsay, Brown Named to 2017 CIAA All-Conference Team

April 20, 2017

CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State duo of senior Gabrielle Lindsay and sophomore China Brown capped a great season in style when the duo were named as members of the 2017 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) All-Conference team.

Rams Close Regular Season with 8-1 Win Over Local Rival Salem
Rams Close Regular Season with 8-1 Win Over Local Rival Salem

April 18, 2017

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (10-9) clicked on all cylinders when the team took an 8-1 win over the local rival Salem Spirits (6-15), Tuesday afternoon. With the win, the Rams close the 2017 regular season with their fourth straight victory.

Rams Take a 7-2 Win Over Fayetteville State for Third Straight Victory
Rams Take a 7-2 Win Over Fayetteville State for Third Straight Victory

April 14, 2017

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (9-9, 7-4 CIAA) closed out Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division play the right way when the team took a 7-2 win over the Fayetteville State Lady Broncos (3-9, 3-9 CIAA), Friday afternoon. The win was the third straight for the Rams who close out division play with a 5-2 record and in second place in the division.

Rams Take a 9-0 Win at Livingstone
Rams Take a 9-0 Win at Livingstone

April 13, 2017

SALISBURY, NC – For the second time this week, the Winston-Salem State Rams (8-9, 7-4 CIAA) got a key Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division win when the team took a dominating 9-0 win at Livingstone (1-14, 1-13 CIAA), Thursday afternoon. The win marked the second in a row for the Rams and helps to secure the Rams’ hold on second place in the division.

Rams Take a Critical 6-3 Win at Johnson C. Smith
Rams Take a Critical 6-3 Win at Johnson C. Smith

April 11, 2017

CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (7-8, 6-4 CIAA) played one of their best matches when they needed it as they battled their way to a 6-3 road win over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls (5-13, 5-6 CIAA), Tuesday afternoon at the Coleman/Cuthbertson Tennis Courts in Charlotte, N.C. The win was a critical one as the teams near the finish of the regular season and both teams playing to gain position in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA).

Rams Take 9-0 Loss to Catawba
Rams Take 9-0 Loss to Catawba

April 10, 2017

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (6-9) gave a great effort, but the team came up short in a 9-0 loss to the Catawba Indians (13-10), Monday afternoon. The final score belied a great effort by the Rams, who battled for each point in the match.

Rams Take 8-1 Loss at Benedict
Rams Take 8-1 Loss at Benedict

April 06, 2017

COLUMBIA, SC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (6-8) gave a strong effort, but fell short when the team took a 9-0 road loss to the Benedict (17-5), Thursday afternoon. The loss was the second in a row for the Rams, but it could overshadow a strong effort by the team.

Winston-Salem State vs. Averett (Photos by Garrett Garms, WSSU Photography)
Rams Battle in 8-1 Loss to Shaw

April 02, 2017

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (6-7, 5-4 CIAA) fought hard, but the team fell short in a tough 8-1 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears (14-2, 10-1 CIAA), Sunday afternoon. The Rams played well in the match, but the team came up just short against the division leading Lady Bears.

Winston-Salem State vs. Averett (Photos by Garrett Garms, WSSU Photography)
Rams Roll in 5-0 Win Over Virginia Union to Close Out CIAA Round Up

March 26, 2017

CHARLOTTE, NC – Make it four straight wins for the Winston-Salem State Rams (6-6, 5-3 CIAA) after the team took a dominating 5-0 win over the Virginia Union Lady Panthers, Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Rams claim their fourth straight victory and completed a sweep for the Rams at the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Round Up.

Rams Top Elizabeth City State, 9-0, for Third Straight Victory
Rams Top Elizabeth City State, 9-0, for Third Straight Victory

March 25, 2017

CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (6-6, 4-3 CIAA) kept their momentum going when the team took an impressive 9-0 win over the Elizabeth City State Lady Vikings (1-3, 1-3 CIAA), Saturday at the 2017 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Round-Up. The win was the third straight for the surging Rams who have found a solid groove for themselves recently.

Rams Roll to 9-0 Win Over Livingstone
Rams Roll to 9-0 Win Over Livingstone

March 23, 2017

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (4-6, 3-3 CIAA) picked up their second key Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division win of the week when the team took a 9-0 win over the Livingstone Lady Blue Bears (0-9, 0-6 CIAA), Thursday afternoon. The win was the second straight for the Rams who a solidifying their standing in the CIAA Southern Division.

Winston-Salem State vs. Averett (Photos by Garrett Garms, WSSU Photography)
Rams Take a Clutch 5-4 Win Over Johnson C. Smith

March 21, 2017

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (3-6, 2-3 CIAA) got a key win, Tuesday when the team took a clutch 5-4 win over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Lady Golden Bulls (0-6, 0-3 CIAA). The Rams came up big for some clutch wins in singles play to pull out the victory.