WSSU Named Chanel Davis Volleyball Head Coach

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.

Davis comes to Winston-Salem State after serving as the head coach at Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia. She is a graduate of the University of West Alabama where she played for two seasons and had a great career. She earned All-Gulf South Conference honors twice and she finished her career with 558 kills and 175 total blocks. She began her collegiate playing career at NCAA Division I Kennesaw State where she played for two seasons.

The Rams volleyball team will begin practice later this week. The team will open the 2019 season on Friday, September 6th when the team hosts the Erskine College Fleet in a 5:00 p.m. match at Whitaker Gymnasium. The team will return to action, Saturday afternoon when they host the Benedict Tigers at 2:00 p.m. For more information on Rams volleyball, contact the WSSU Office of Athletic Media Relations at (336) 750-2143 or log on to