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April 24, 2015 WSSU Rams Basketball Announces Signees WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University men’s basketball program, is proud to announce five basketball student-athlete signings for the 2015-16 school year. | Men's Basketball
April 23, 2015 Lady Rams Relays Highlight Strong Day at The Penn Relays PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams had another great day with some strong performances at the 2015 Penn Relays. The Lady Rams competed in a pair of relay event on the track as well as field events at one of the most prestigious meets in the world. | Women's Track
April 24, 2015 Lady Rams Ranked 13th Nationally by USTFCCCA NEW ORLEANS, LA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams have had a stellar outdoor track & field season and are currently being recognized by the United States Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches’ Association (USTFCCCA) as the 13th best team in the nation. The Lady Rams are one of three Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) teams to be ranked in the top 25. | Women's Track
April 23, 2015 WSSU Rams Ranked #25 In Latest Collegiate Baseball Poll WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams baseball team cracked the top 25, when Collegiate Baseball ranked the WSSU #25 in this week’s poll. | Baseball
April 22, 2015 Lady Rams Pull Away Late for 8-3 Win Over Bluefield State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (17-19) broke out late to take an 8-3 win over the Bluefield State Blues, Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Rams turned to a strong offensive effort to pull away late for their sixth straight win. | Softball
April 22, 2015 Lady Rams Take 8-0 Win Over Bluefield State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (16-19) scored their fifth straight win when the team took an 8-0 win over the Bluefield State Blues (5-20), Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Rams turned to some strong defense to take the non-conference win over an aggressive Blues team. | Softball
April 21, 2015 Rams Bats Go Silent In 12-1 Loss At Lenoir-Rhyne HICKORY, NC – The Winston-Salem state bats went cold, as the Bears from Lenoir-Rhyne took advantage and scored nine runs late to roll past the Rams 12-1 on Tuesday night in Bears Field in Hickory, NC. | Baseball
April 21, 2015 WSSU's Connor Andrus and Kevin Ritsche Earn CIAA Honors HAMPTON, VA – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association in conjunction with the CIAA Sports Information Directors Association announced the CIAA Baseball Players and Coach of the Week on Wednesday afternoon, and WSSU baseball has earned two selections. | Baseball
April 18, 2015 Rams Complete Series Sweep Of St. Augustine's with 4-3 Win WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams used another solid pitching performance, as the Rams completed a weekend sweep of the St. Augustine’s University Falcons on Saturday, with a 4-3 win the series finale, at the USA Baseball Complex in Cary, NC. | Baseball
April 18, 2015 Rams Ride Solid Pitching; Timely Hitting To A 2-1 Win Over St. Augustine's WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams got two timely hits, and a great pitching performance, as the Rams took game one 2-1, at the USA Baseball Complex in Cary, NC. | Baseball
April 18, 2015 Lady Rams Place Second at 2015 CIAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams closed out the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Outdoor Women’s Track & Field Championship Meet with some great efforts and ended the day in second place at the meet. The runners-up finish came on the heels of spectacular individual performances at the meet that left the team with 161 total points. | Women's Track
April 17, 2015 Lady Rams' Season Ends with 5-3 Loss to Johnson C. Smith CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-8) gave all they had and made it exciting, but the team just could not pull off the upset when they took a 5-3 loss to the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls at the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Women’s Tennis Championship Tournament. After falling behind early in doubles play, the Lady Rams made a valiant stand in singles play, but came up just short in the tough loss. | Women's Tennis
April 17, 2015 Lady Rams Lead on Opening Day of 2015 CIAA Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championships CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams took an early lead on the opening day of the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Women’s Track & Field Championship Meet. At the end of day one of the meet, the Lady Rams totaled 58 points to finish in first place on the opening day of the meet. Saint Augustine's is currently second with 50 first day points. | Women's Track
April 17, 2015 Lady Rams Offense Struggles in 3-1 Loss to Barton WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The hits and runs were hard to come by for the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-18) when the team took a tough 3-1 loss to the Barton Bulldogs (16-23), Friday afternoon. The Lady Rams gave a solid defensive effort in the game, but the team could not overcome their offensive struggles in the tough. | Softball
April 16, 2015 WSSU RAMS HELP TO KEEP BIG HOUSE GAINES LEGACY ALIVE WINSTON-SALEM, NC - April 18, 2005 is a date that will live forever in the hearts of all Winston-Salem State University family, friends, supporters and all HBCU basketball enthusiasts forever. | Men's Basketball
April 15, 2015 Lady Rams Finish Regular Season with 7-2 Win Over Elizabeth City State GREENSBORO, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-7, 7-6 CIAA) closed out the 2015 regular season with a bang when the team took an impressive 7-2 win over the Elizabeth City State Vikings (0-11, 0-11 CIAA). The Lady Rams took the win in a dominating fashion as they won all but one set in the entire match. | Women's Tennis
April 14, 2015 Grant Named to 2015 All-CIAA Tennis Team HAMPTON, VA – Winston-Salem State freshman Aja Grant capped a stellar 2015 season in style when she was named to the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) All-Conference Team. | Women's Tennis
April 14, 2015 Hargett Named CIAA Player and Pitcher of the Week HAMPTON, VA – Tuesday morning capped a big week for Winston-Salem State sophomore Mercedes Hargett when she was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Player and Pitcher of the Week. She took home the honor after leading the Lady Rams to a big key non-conference win. | Softball
April 12, 2015 WSSU Rams Pummel Bluefield State in Double Header Sweep, 12-3 & 25-0 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University pounded out 37 runs on the afternoon, as the Rams pummeled the Bluefield State Blues, 12-3, and 25-0 in a double header sweep on Senior Day at BB&T Ballpark. | Baseball
April 11, 2015 Team Red Defeats Team White, 20-16, In Spring Game WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The WSSU Red Team’s quarterback, Rod Tinsley, scored on a six yard run with 2:52 left to play, to give the Red Team a 20-16 win over the White Team Saturday in the Winston-Salem State University Spring Game. | Football
April 11, 2015 Lady Rams Have Great Performances at JCSU Invitational Meet CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams showed a lot of promise with some great performances at the Johnson C. Smith Invitational Track & Field Meet. With just a week left before the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Track & Field Championships, the Lady Rams put on some impressive showings on the track and in field events. | Women's Track
April 11, 2015 Lady Rams Take Hard-Fought 5-4 Loss at Johnson C. Smith CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (6-7, 6-6 CIAA) gave it their all, but the team fell just short in a 5-4 loss at Johnson C. Smith (10-9, 9-4 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. Though the loss had little effect on the current Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) standings, there was no shortage of effort for the Lady Rams in the close loss. | Women's Tennis
April 10, 2015 RAMS SWEEP DOUBLE HEADER FROM BLUEFIELD STATE, 5-1 & 9-3 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State swept a double header from Bluefield State on Friday by the scores of 5-1 and 9-3 at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
April 9, 2015 Lady Rams Get Key 7-2 CIAA Southern Division Win at Livingstone SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (6-6, 6-5 CIAA) got a key Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division win, Thursday afternoon when the team took a 7-2 win at Livingstone (2-12, 2-11 CIAA). The win was an important one for the Lady Rams down the final stretch of the season as it keeps the Lady Rams in third place in the division. | Women's Tennis
April 8, 2015 NINTH INNING RALLY PROPELS RAMS PAST WINGATE, 7-4 WINGATE, NC – Winston-Salem State scored four runs in the ninth inning to come away with a 7-4 win over the Wingate Bulldogs, Wednesday night Ron Christopher Stadium and Plyler Athletic Field. | Baseball
April 8, 2015 Lindsay Named CIAA Tennis Player of the Week HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams tennis program got a big honor, Wednesday morning when sophomore Gabrielle Lindsay was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Player of the Week. She was the first WSSU player to earn a weekly honor this season. | Women's Tennis
April 7, 2015 Hargett Powers Lady Rams to 5-1 Win at Limestone GAFFNEY, SC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-17) broke out of an offensive slump in a big way when the team took a 5-1 win at Limestone (19-11). The Lady Rams took the win behind a great overall effort as they recorded five runs on eight hits while holding the Saints to just one run on seven hits. | Softball
RAMS FOOTBALL SPRING REPORT Winston-Salem State head football coach Kienus Boulware speaks on the Rams football program this spring. | Football
April 7, 2015 Rams vs Bulldogs Moved To Wednesday Due To Weather WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University vs Wingate baseball game scheduled for this evening has been postponed one day due to weather. | Baseball
April 7, 2015 WSSU Rams' WyKevin Bazemore Earns BOXTOROW All-American Honors RALEIGH, NC – Winston-Salem State University senior forward, WyKevin Bazemore, has been named to the BOXTOROW All-American team for the 2014-15 season. | Men's Basketball
April 4, 2015 Covington, Hampton Lead Great Day at VertKlasse Meeting HIGH POINT, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams once again showed their place as one of the top programs in the nation with some more impressive performances at the 2015 VertKlasse Meeting at High Point University. With some great efforts both on and off the track, the Lady Rams closed out the meet in style. | Women's Track
April 4, 2015 Late Struggles Cost Lady Rams in 8-2 Loss to #21 Anderson (S.C.) WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (10-17) ran into some late struggles when the team took an 8-2 loss to the #21 Anderson (S.C.) Trojans (29-9), Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams had a solid effort, but the team could not quite get the runs they needed in the tough loss. | Softball
April 4, 2015 Lady Rams Rally Falls Short in 10-6 Loss to Anderson (S.C.) WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (10-16) staged a furious late rally, but fell short in a tough 10-6 loss to the Anderson (S.C.) Trojans (28-9), Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams scored five of their six runs in the final four innings of the game, but fell just short in the hard-fought loss. | Softball
April 3, 2015 McNeill, Kiplaget Lead Great First Day at VertKlasse Meeting HIGH POINT, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams got another strong start with some impressive performances on the opening day of the 2015 VertKlasse Meeting at High Point University in High Point, N.C. | Women's Track
April 3, 2015 Lady Rams Edged in 5-4 Loss to Salem College WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (5-6) gave it their all, but the team came up just short in a 5-4 loss at local rival Salem College (2-5), Friday afternoon. In a match between a pair of evenly matched and determined opponents every point counted in the tough loss. | Women's Tennis
April 3, 2015 WSSU Rams Drop 4-3 Heart Breaker To Carson-Newman Eagles JEFFERSON CITY, TN – Winston-Salem State played a solid game, but could not hold off the Eagles of Carson-Newman in the ninth inning, as the Rams would drop a heartbreaker, 4-3 this afternoon in Jefferson City, TN. | Baseball
April 3, 2015 Lady Rams' Doubleheader at Livingstone Release SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams will have to wait a while longer before their next action as the team’s doubleheader against the Livingstone Blue Bears has been postponed. The Lady Rams and Blue Bears were scheduled for a 1:00 p.m. doubleheader in Salisbury, N.C., Friday. | Softball
April 3, 2015 Lady Rams Volleyball Spring Practice Report The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams speak on their preparations for the upcoming season. | Women's Volleyball
April 1, 2015 Rams Fall Hard At Catawba, 19-1 SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams were on the wrong end of a 19-1 drubbing from #4 Catawba University on Wednesday evening, at Newman Park. | Baseball
April 1, 2015 Michaux, Turner Earn CIAA Weekly Honors HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams track & field team earned a pair of weekly honors from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA), Wednesday morning. Senior sprinter Nya Michaux was named the CIAA Track Athlete of the Week while head coach Inez Turner was named the CIAA Women’s Track & Field Coach of the Week. | Women's Track
March 31, 2015 Lady Rams Roll in 8-1 Win Over Livingstone WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (5-5, 5-5 CIAA) took a dominating 8-1 win over the Livingstone Blue Bears (2-11, 2-10 CIAA), Tuesday afternoon. The Lady Rams won the battle of two weary teams as the Lady Rams played their second match in three days while Livingstone was playing in its third match in three days. | Women's Tennis
March 29, 2015 Lady Rams Struggle in 6-3 Loss to Shaw WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-5, 4-5 CIAA) could find no answers or the Shaw Lady Bears (12-2, 10-1 CIAA) when the team took a 6-3 loss, Sunday afternoon. The loss came in spite of a courageous effort by the Lady Rams, but the team was overmatched against the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division leading Lady Bears. | Women's Tennis
March 29, 2015 Lady Rams Take Tough 8-0 Loss to Fayetteville State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (10-15, 6-2 CIAA) couldn’t find their way when the team took an 8-0 loss to the Fayetteville State Lady Broncos (10-6, 6-2 CIAA), Sunday. The Lady Rams came up short offensively when they were outhit 11-5 by the Lady Broncos in the loss. | Softball
March 29, 2015 Defense Keys Lady Rams' 4-3 Win Over Fayetteville State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (10-14, 6-1 CIAA) kicked off Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division play with a key 4-3 win over the Fayetteville State Lady Broncos (9-6, 5-2 CIAA), Sunday afternoon. In a game that featured some strong defense by both teams, the Lady Rams were able to pull out the win with some key late scores and some strong pitching. | Softball
March 28, 2015 Sprints Highlight Dynamic Day at Winthop Invitational ROCK HILL, SC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams put the finishing touches on another dynamic performance with some stellar efforts on the second day of the Winthrop Invitational. The team saw several 2015 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field provisional qualifying times and five top three finishes at the meet. | Women's Track
March 27, 2015 Lady Rams Enjoy Great First Day at Winthrop Invitational ROCK HILL, SC – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams track & field team had a stellar opening day at the Adidas Winthrop Invitational Track & Field Meet, Friday. Competing against top competition from both NCAA Division I and NCAA Division II, the Lady Rams made their presence felt against some of the top teams on the east coast. | Women's Track
March 27, 2015 Lady Rams' Doubleheader vs. Fayetteville State Pushed Back to Sunday WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams will have to wait one more day before returning to action as Saturday’s doubleheader against the Fayetteville State Broncos. Originally scheduled for Saturday afternoon at 1:00 p.m., the Lady Rams and the Broncos will now face off, Sunday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. at Salem College Field. | Softball
March 27, 2015 WSSU Versus Virginia State Baseball Series Postponed Due To Weather WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University baseball program has announced changes to the CIAA weekend series against Virginia State University. Saturday and Sunday’s doubleheaders have been postponed until April 24th & 25th due to inclement weather. | Baseball
March 27, 2015 WSSU Battles Childhood Hunger with Rams Triple Play WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State University and its Athletic Department invite you to engage in “Rams Triple Play”: University, Community, and Service. Our 2015 mission is to “Strike Out Childhood Hunger” and we are requesting your assistance. | Baseball
March 26, 2015 Lady Rams Top Fayetteville State, 8-2, for Third Straight Win WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-4, 4-4 CIAA) rolled to their third straight win when the team took an impressive 8-1 win over the Fayetteville State Lady Broncos (1-5, 1-5 CIAA), Thursday afternoon. The win was the third straight win for the Lady Rams and improved the team to 2-2 in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division. | Women's Tennis
March 26, 2015 CE "Big House" Hall of Fame Nomiantions Are Due! Don’t miss the deadline to nominate a deserving WSSU Ram! C.E. “Big House” Gaines Hall of Fame Nominations are due to the Hall of Fame Committee By April 1st, 2015!!
March 25, 2015 WSSU Rams Can't Hold Off #14 Catawba Indians In Extra Innings; Fall 7-1 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams fought valiantly for nine innings, but could not hold off the #14 ranked Catawba Indian in extra innings, as the Rams would fall 7-1 at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 25, 2015 Lady Rams Fade Late in 12-5 Loss to UNC Pembroke WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (9-14) saw an early lead evaporate in a tough 12-5 loss to the UNC Pembroke Braves (18-13), Wednesday afternoon. After holding a 5-1 lead through the first four innings of the game, the Lady Rams allowed eight answered runs in the final three innings to take the loss. | Softball
March 25, 2015 Lady Rams Struggle in 9-1 Loss to UNC Pembroke WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (9-13) played hard, but the team could not get past the hard-hitting UNC Pembroke Braves (17-13) in a 9-1 five-inning loss, Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Rams struggled on both sides of the ball as they allowed nine hits while totaling just three hits in the loss. | Softball
March 24, 2015 LATE MISTAKES COST RAMS IN 14-11 LOSS TO LENOIR-RHYNE WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams faltered late and could not hold off the Lenoir-Rhyne Bears, and fell 14-11 on Tuesday evening at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem, NC. | Baseball
March 24, 2015 WSSU Rams Baseball Ranked #27 In Latest Collegiate Baseball Poll WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams baseball team has jumped into the top 30 rankings in the latest Collegiate Baseball poll. The WSSU Rams, 22-6, come into this week’s poll ranked #27 in the nation. | Baseball
March 22, 2015 WSSU Rams Complete Weekend Sweep With Double Header Win On Sunday WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The WSSU Baseball completed the four game weekend sweep of The Lincoln University Lions on Sunday by winning a double header, 5-0 and 14-1 at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem, NC. | Baseball
March 22, 2015 Lady Rams Get Clutch 5-4 Win Over Bowie State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (3-4, 3-4 CIAA) took a dramatic 5-4 win over the Bowie State Lady Bulldogs (2-5, 2-5 CIAA), Sunday afternoon at Battery Park in Richmond, Va. After taking a pair of losses in doubles play, the Lady Rams broke through in singles play to take the win. | Women's Tennis
March 22, 2015 Lady Rams Roll in 8-1 Win at Virginia Union RICHMOND, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-4, 2-4 CIAA) picked up an impressive win Sunday when the team took an 8-1 win at Virginia Union. The Lady Rams had one of their best efforts of the season when they took the dominating road victory. | Women's Tennis
March 21, 2015 RAMS SWEEP DOUBLE HEADER FROM LINCOLN LIONS, 10-0 & 6-3 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams swept a double header from The Lincoln University Lions on Saturday, 10-0 and 6-3, in two games played at Mando Field in Mocksville, NC. | Baseball
March 21, 2015 Lady Rams 4x100m Relay Places Second at Wake Forest Open WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams closed out the Wake Forest Open with another great effort, Saturday. With some strong efforts in both individual sprints and relays, the Lady Rams kicked off the outdoor track & field season in style. | Women's Track
March 20, 2015 McNeill Wins Triple Jump on Opening Day at Wake Forest Open WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams track & field team opened the outdoor track & field season in style with some great performances on the opening day of the Wake Forest Open, Friday afternoon. Competing in front of a hometown crowd proved do inspire the Lady Rams to some strong performances in their first outdoor track & field meet of the season. | Women's Track
March 20, 2015 WSSU Athletics Announces Ariel V. Germain As Director Of Marketing WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Ariel V. Germain joins the Winston-Salem State University staff as Director of Marketing, after spending the last two years as Assistant Athletic Director for Communications at Catholic University of America.
March 19, 2015 Late Struggles Cost Lady Rams in 6-2 Loss to Fairmont State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-11) could not follow up a hot start when the team took a 6-2 loss to the Fairmont State Falcons (8-1), Thursday afternoon. In addition to facing a tough Falcons team, the Lady Rams also had to face some cold and rainy weather as well in the tough loss. | Softball
March 19, 2015 WSSU's Connor Andrus and Kevin Ritsche Earn CIAA Honors For Second Time HAMPTON, VA - For the second consecutive week, WSSU’s Connor Andrus and head coach, Kevin Ritsche have earned CIAA Weekly honors. | Baseball
March 17, 2015 Lady Rams Battle, But Fall Short in 6-3 Loss vs. Johnson C. Smith WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (1-4, 1-4 CIAA) gave it their all, but the team could not get past the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls (3-8, 2-3 CIAA), Tuesday evening. The Lady Rams put up a great fight in the four and a half hour long match, but in the end the young team could not get the points they needed in the loss. | Women's Tennis
March 17, 2015 Lady Rams Trio Earns USTFCCCA All-American Honors NEW ORLEANS, LA – The honors just keep coming for the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams after a stellar 2015 indoor track & field season. The team capped their efforts in style when junior sprinter Raven Covington, senior jumper Tajanel McNeill, and senior sprinter Nya Michaux were all named to the United States Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches (USTFCCCA) All-American team. | Women's Track
March 16, 2015 WSSU Rams Sweep Double Header From The Chowan Hawks, 11-2 and 6-5 MURFREESBORO, NC – The Winston-Salem State baseball team swept the Chowan Hawks in double header baseball action on Monday, 11-2 and 6-5, to take the series three games to one, in games payed at Hawkins Field on the Chowan campus. | Baseball
March 16, 2015 WSSU's Connor Andrus and Kevin Ritsche Earn CIAA Weekly Honors HAMPTON, VA – Winston-Salem State’s Connor Andrus and head coach, Kevin Ritsche, have earned the CIAA’s first Defensive Player and Coach of the Week honors for the 2015 season. | Baseball
March 15, 2015 Lady Rams Take Tough 7-2 Loss at Shaw RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (1-3, 1-3 CIAA) took a tough Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division loss when the team took a 7-2 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears (4-0, 3-0 CIAA), Sunday afternoon. With the loss, the Lady Rams fall to 1-1 in the CIAA Southern Division. | Women's Tennis
March 14, 2015 Covington Places Second in 60m Dash at 2015 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championships BIRMINGHAM, AL – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams saved their best efforts for last with some great performances at the 2015 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championship Meet. Junior sprinter Raven Covington took center stage at the meet when she placed second in the women’s 60m dash at the meet. | Women's Track
March 13, 2015 Covington Places 3rd in 60m Dash Prelims at 2015 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championship Meet BIRMINGHAM, AL – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams saved some of their best performances for the biggest stage with some great performances on the opening day of the 2015 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championship Meet. | Women's Track
March 13, 2015 WyKevin Bazemore Earns 2nd Team All-Atlantic Region Honor BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. – Winston-Salem State University senior forward, WyKevin Bazemore, has been selected to the Daktronics/Division II Conference Commissioners Association All-Atlantic Region second team. | Men's Basketball
March 12, 2015 Lady Rams Held Scoreless in 8-0 Loss at Lenoir-Rhyne HICKORY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-10) took a tough 8-0 loss at Lenoir-Rhyne (18-5), Thursday afternoon. Though the team gave a strong effort, the Lady Rams couldn’t find hits in the road loss. | Softball
March 12, 2015 Lady Rams Show Up for Big 5-2 Win at Lenoir-Rhyne HICKORY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-9) got a key victory, Thursday afternoon when the team took a 5-2 win at Lenoir-Rhyne (17-5). The Lady Rams took the win after some great play on both sides of the ball as they scored five runs while holding the Bears to just two runs. | Softball
RAMS FEATURED: WSSU Quartet Headed to 2015 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championship Meet Get an up close interview with WSSU senior Tajanel McNeil, senior Nya Michaux, junior Raven Covington, and freshman Domtilla Kiplaget as they prepare to head to the 2015 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championship Meet. | Women's Track
March 11, 2015 WSSU Rams Baseball Splits A Pair Of Games With Concord University WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Baseball team split a double header against the Concord Mountain Lions on Wednesday evening, dropping game one before rebounding for a thrilling walk-off win in the nightcap, off the bat of Alex Grubb at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 10, 2015 Lady Rams Roll in 8-1 Win at Fayetteville State FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (1-2, 1-2 CIAA) picked up a big win, Tuesday afternoon when the team took a dominating 8-1 win at Fayetteville State. With the win, the Lady Rams score their first Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division win. | Women's Tennis
March 9, 2015 Lady Rams Struggle in 2-0 Loss at Albany State ALBANY, GA – Struggles at the plate proved costly to the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (3-9) in a tough 2-0 loss at Albany State (5-5), Monday afternoon. The Lady Rams could not seem to get things into gear offensively when they managed just two hits in the shutout loss. | Softball
March 9, 2015 Lady Rams' Rally Falls Short in 5-4 Loss to Florida Tech ALBANY, GA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (3-8) gave it their all, but the team could not overcome a slow start when they took a 5-4 loss to the Florida Institute of Technology (18-5) Panthers. After falling behind, 5-0, the Lady Rams rallied for four sixth-inning runs, but could not complete the comeback as they took the 5-4 loss. | Softball
March 8, 2015 WSSU Rams Complete Four Game Sweep Of California (Pa) WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State pounded out 26 hits on the afternoon, as the Rams completed a four game sweep of California (Pa), with a 9-6 and 13-6 double header win on Sunday at BB&T Ballpark in Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 8, 2015 Lady Rams Break Out for 12-1 Win at Clark Atlanta ATLANTA, GA – After three weeks off, the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-7) returned to action in a big way when they took a dominating 12-1 win at Clark-Atlanta, Sunday afternoon. The time off didn’t slow down the Lady Rams’ offense as the team scored a season-high 12 runs in the game while allowing just one run to the Lady Panthers. | Softball
March 8, 2015 Lady Rams Break Out for 12-1 Win at Clark-Atlanta ATLANTA, GA – After three weeks off, the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-7) returned to action in a big way when they took a dominating 12-1 win at Clark-Atlanta, Sunday afternoon. The time off didn’t slow down the Lady Rams’ offense as the team scored a season-high 12 runs in the game while allowing just one run to the Lady Panthers. | Softball
March 8, 2015 Young Lady Rams Take Tough 9-0 Loss to Chowan WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-2, 0-2 CIAA) struggled against the top team in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) when they took a 9-0 loss to the Chowan Hawks (6-1, 3-0 CIAA), Sunday morning. | Women's Tennis
March 7, 2015 WSSU Rams Sweep Double Header From California (Pa) WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams swept a double header from California University (PA) today, 2-1 and 4-3 on a pair of walk-off hits from Connor Andrus and Alex Grubb, at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 7, 2015 Lady Rams Take 7-2 Loss to Virginia State in Season Opener WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-1, 0-1) got a slow start to the 2015 season when the team took a hard-fought 7-2 loss to the Virginia State Trojans (1-0), Saturday evening in the first Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Round Up of the season. Though the inexperienced Lady Rams had their share of struggles in match, there was no shortage of fight for the team in the tough loss. | Women's Tennis
March 4, 2015 WSSU RAMS BLAST DAVIS & ELKINS, 16-3 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Nathan Steger had four rbi, and Dylan Dombrowskas had three rbi, including a two run home run, as the WSSU Rams won their 10th game of the season with a 16-3 blasting of Davis & Elkins College Wednesday night at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 4, 2015 Four Lady Rams to Compete in 2015 Indoor Track & Field National Championship Meet INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Four members of the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams Indoor Track & Field team have been selected to compete in the 2015 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field Championships in Birmingham, Alabama. After claiming the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Indoor Track & Field Championship, the Lady Rams will set their sights a bit higher as the student-athletes will compete against the top competition in the nation. | Women's Track
March 3, 2015 Lowery, Funderburke Named To All-CIAA Cheerleading Team CHARLOTTE, NC – Winston-Salem State University Cheerleaders, Sheridan Lowery and Eboni Funderburke, were named to the All-CIAA Cheerleading Team, which was recognized on Super Saturday during CIAA Basketball Tournament week on Saturday, February 28, 2015.
March 2, 2015 Seven Lady Rams Named to 2015 USTFCCCA NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field All-Region Team NEW ORLEANS, LA – The honors are piling up for the Winston-Salem State University indoor track & field team as seven student-athletes were named to the United States Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field All-Region Team, Monday evening. The honors came after a stellar indoor season that saw the team bring home its second Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Indoor Track & Field Championship. | Women's Track
March 2, 2015 Kiplagat Places Second in 5,000m Run at Boston University Last Chance Meet BOSTON, MA – Winston-Salem State freshman Domtila Kiplaget had a great performance at the Boston University Last Chance Meet. She finished the day near the top when she recorded a 17:06.99 to place second in the women’s 5,000m run. | Women's Track
February 28, 2015 Livingstone Outraces Winston-Salem State 106-91 For Second Straight CIAA Men's Basketball Crown CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Livingstone displayed its balance in winning a second consecutive CIAA Men's Basketball Title on Saturday, February 28, 2015. | Men's Basketball
February 28, 2015 McNeil Named to CIAA All-Tournament Team CHARLOTTE, NC – Winston-Salem State junior guard Kesheria McNeil was named to the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) All-Tournament team after leading the team to the second round of the CIAA Women’s Basketball Championship Tournament. | Women's Basketball
February 27, 2015 Table Set for Championship Game, Rams Run past Broncos CHARLOTTE, NC- The Winston-Salem State University Rams secured their second CIAA Championship game appearance in as many years with an 88-70 win against Fayetteville State University on Saturday evening in Time Warner Cable Arena. The Broncos end their season with a 16-13 overall record while the Rams advance to the title game with an 18-9 record on the year. | Men's Basketball
February 26, 2015 WSSU Escapes Upset Bid By Shaw, 64-61 Charlotte, N.C. (Feb. 26, 2015) – Sixth-seeded Shaw University battled back from a 10 point second half deficit to tie the game late, but Winston-Salem State held on to take a 64-61 win in the quarterfinals of the 2015 CIAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena. | Men's Basketball
February 25, 2015 Lady Rams Take Hard-Fought 88-59 Loss to Shaw in Second Round of CIAA Tournament CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-17) gave it all they had, but they just couldn’t overcome some foul troubles and some tough defense in an 88-59 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears in the second round of the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Women’s Basketball Championship Tournament, Wednesday. The Lady Rams finished the game with 31 total team fouls and three key foul outs in the game while shooting just 33.3% from the floor in the hard-fought loss. | Women's Basketball
February 25, 2015 Day 1 Of The CIAA Basketball Press Conference The 2015 CIAA Basketball Tournament captures then press conference of the winning and losing team of day 1. | Women's Basketball
February 25, 2015 HBCU LIVE Day 1 Recap of WSSU VS. Chowan Women 2015 CIAA Basketball Championship WSSU defeated Chowan University advancing to the next round. | Women's Basketball
February 24, 2015 Lady Rams Take 73-58 Win Over Chowan at CIAA Tournament CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-16) exploded in the second half to take a 73-58 win over the Chowan Hawks (13-14) in the opening round of the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Women’s Basketball Championship Tournament. After battling to a 27-27 first half tie, the Lady Rams outscored the Hawks 46-31 in the second half to take home the victory. | Women's Basketball
February 23, 2015 WSSU Rams Sweep double Header From Fairmont State, 6-2 and 4-3 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams picked up a pair of win over Mountain East opponent, Fairmont State, 6-2 and 4-3 yesterday in Asheboro’s McCrary Park. | Baseball
February 21, 2015 Rams Drop Season Finale To Livingstone, 86-83; Still Earn Southern Division Crown SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams had four players to score in double figures, but it wasn’t enough, as the Livingstone Blue Bears fought back from a 19 point deficit to overtake the Rams 86-83 in the CIAA regular season finale. | Men's Basketball
February 21, 2015 Lady Rams Sprinters Show Up Big at UCS Invitational WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams had another great performance on the track when the team took part in the UCS Invitational at the JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem, N.C. The Lady Rams sprinters led the way with some big performances against some of the best teams in the nation. | Women's Track
February 21, 2015 Lady Rams Battle, But Fall Short in 60-55 Loss at Livingstone SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (10-16, 6-10 CIAA) gave it their all, but the team just could not get past the Livingstone Blue Bears (23-1, 15-1 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams pushed the Blue Bears, the top team in the NCAA Division II Atlantic Region to its limits, but they could not pull out the victory, Saturday. | Women's Basketball
February 22, 2015 Scott Named to 2015 All-CIAA Team for Second Straight Season HAMPTON, VA – Winston-Salem State senior forward Dionna Scott was named to the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) All-Conference team, Friday afternoon. She took home all-conference honors for the second time during her collegiate career after finishing the season as one of the team’s top overall performers. | Women's Basketball
February 21, 2015 WyKevin Bazemore & Donta Harper Selected To All-CIAA Team HAMPTON, VA – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Men’s and Women’s Basketball Coaches and Sports Information Directors have selected the 2015 slate of All-Conference honorees and Winston-Salem State’s WyKevin Bazemore and Donta Harper were selected to the team. | Men's Basketball
February 21, 2015 Dedric Byrd And Terrell Leach Selected to 2015 CIAA All-Rookie Basketball Team HAMPTON, VA - The 2015 CIAA All-Rookie Basketball Teams along with their respective Rookies of the Year have been selected by the CIAA Sports Information Directors' Association and Winston-Salem State’s Dedric Byrd and Terrell Leach were selected to the team. | Men's Basketball
February 18, 2015 WSSU Rams Hold Off Johnson C. Smith, 98-93 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State raced out to a six point halftime lead, and converted some big free throws down the stretch, as the Rams held off he Golden Bulls of Johnson C. Smith, 98-93 on Senior Day at WSSU’s CE Gaines Center. | Men's Basketball
February 18, 2015 Lady Rams Struggle in 76-62 Loss to Johnson C. Smith WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (10-15, 6-9 CIAA) couldn’t find any answers when the team took a tough 76-62 loss to the Johnson C. Smith (20-6, 10-5 CIAA), Wednesday afternoon. Though there was no shortage of effort for the Lady Rams, the team just could not get past shooting struggles that plagued them for all 40 minutes of the game. | Women's Basketball
February 17, 2015 Winston-Salem State vs Johnson C. Smith Game Times Changed To 2:00/4:00 PM WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University basketball games scheduled for tomorrow, February 18, 2015, will be played at 2:00 & 4:00 pm at the CE Gaines Center. | Men's Basketball
February 17, 2015 WSSU's Wilhelmi; Harper Earn CIAA Weekly Honors WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State University head basketball coach, James Wilhelmi and senior forward, Donta Harper, have earned CIAA Coach and Newcomer of the Week, as announced by the CIAA on Tuesday. | Men's Basketball
February 16, 2015 Lady Rams Win 2015 CIAA Indoor Track & Field Championship WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams took home the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Indoor Track & Field Championship with a stellar performance on day two of the two-day meet. After opening the meet with 22 points on the opening day, the Lady Rams piled up 118 points on the second day of the meet to bring home the championship. | Women's Track
February 16, 2015 WSSU Rams Tied for 4th in Atlantic Region WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams Baseball Team comes in the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Atlantic Region Poll this week, tied for 4th with Shepherd University. | Baseball
February 15, 2015 Lady Rams In Second Place After Day One of CIAA Indoor Track & Field Championships WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams track & field team had a strong on the opening day of the 2015 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Indoor Track & Field Championships. The team totaled 21 points on the opening day of the event and had several runners to qualify for the finals tomorrow. | Women's Track
February 14, 2015 WSSU Rams Baseball Splits Double Header With Indiana (Pa) WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams split a double header with the Indiana (Pa) Crimson Hawks, 6-5 and 1-3 Saturday at BB&T Ballpark in Winston-Salem. | Baseball
February 14, 2015 WSSU Rams Continue Roll in 83-71 Win Over Fayetteville State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State had four players finish with double figure scoring, and the Rams defense was stifling down the stretch, as WSSU rolled to a 83-71 win over Fayetteville State Saturday at the CE Gaines Center. | Men's Basketball
February 14, 2015 Lady Rams Hold Off Fayetteville State for 64-55 Win WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State (10-14, 6-8 CIAA) clicked on all cylinders to take a 62-55 win over the Fayetteville State (8-15, 4-10 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. With the regular season winding down, the Lady Rams picked up a key victory in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division. The team took the win behind a stellar defensive effort that included forcing 27 turnovers and was combined with a solid offensive performance with the team scoring 38 second half points to take home the victory. | Women's Basketball
February 13, 2015 WSSU Splits Double Header With Indiana (Pa) WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State split a baseball double header with the Indiana (Pa) Crimson Hawks today at BB&T Ballpark, with the Rams dropping the first game 3-1, and coming back with a dominating 17-7 win in game two. | Baseball
February 13, 2015 Defense Keys Lady Rams' 1-0 Win at Pfeiffer MISENHEIMER, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (1-7) picked up their first win in style when the team shut down the Pfeiffer Falcons (7-6) for a 1-0 victory. The Lady Rams coupled some timely offense with some stellar defense to pick up their first win of the season, Friday afternoon. | Softball
February 13, 2015 Lady Rams Shut Out in 4-0 Loss at Pfieffer MISENHEIMER, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-7) just couldn’t get any runs across the plate in a 4-0 road loss to the Pfeiffer Falcons (7-5), Friday afternoon. The Lady Rams could not seem to get their offense in gear as the team totaled just four hits with no runs in the tough loss. | Softball
February 13, 2015 WSSU Takes Home Three CIAA Weekly Honors HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State University Indoor Track & Field team was honored for a stellar performance last weekend when the team earned three weekly honors from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA). WSSU senior sprinter Nya Michaux was honored as the CIAA Indoor Track Athlete of the Week, while senior jumper Tajanel McNeil was named the CIAA Field Athlete of the Week, and head coach Inez Turner was named the CIAA Co-Coach of the Week. | Women's Track
February 3, 2015 2015 CIAA Indoor Track & Field Championship Promo Be in attendance at the 2015 CIAA Indoor Track & Field Championships to be held at the JDL Fast Track facility in Winston-Salem, NC from February 15-16. | Women's Track
February 12, 2015 WSSU Baseball Moves Game To Friday In Front Of Inclement Weather WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem state university Baseball Team will play a double header tomorrow at BB&T Ballpark against the Crimson Hawks of Indiana University (Pa). | Baseball
February 11, 2015 WSSU Rams Hold Off The Shaw Bears, 71-67 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State battled back from a halftime deficit and made the plays and the free throws need down the stretch to come away with a 71-67 road win over the Shaw Bears Wednesday night in Raleigh. | Men's Basketball
February 11, 2015 Lady Rams Take Hard-Fought 55-34 Loss at Shaw RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (9-14, 5-8 CIAA) could not overcome foul troubles and a stingy defense in a hard-fought 55-34 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears (15-10, 8-5 CIAA), Wednesday evening. The loss was a critical one for the Lady Rams as they remain in fifth place in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division. | Women's Basketball
February 9, 2015 Rams Drop 86-71 Divisional Contest at St. Augustine's RALEIGH, NC – Winston-Salem State started quickly but could not maintain the momentum, as St. Augustine's would ride the hot shooting of Anthony Gaskins to sail past the Rams 86-71on Harvey D. Heartley, Sr. Court at Emery Gymnasium on Monday. | Men's Basketball
February 9, 2015 Lady Rams Hold Off Saint Augustine's for 59-56 Road Victory RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (9-13, 5-7 CIAA) held off the scrappy Saint Augustine’s Falcons (11-10, 5-7 CIAA) for a 59-56 win, Monday evening. After building some impressive leads throughout the game, the Lady Rams found themselves in a tough battle to fend off a Falcons team that played relentlessly. | Women's Basketball
February 9, 2015 Rams Picked To Win Fifth Consecutive CIAA Baseball Title Hampton, VA - The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) announced its 2015 Preseason Baseball All-Conference Team and Predicted Order of Finish as selected by the CIAA Baseball Coaches Association today, and the Rams of Winston-Salem State have been picked to win their fifth consecutive title, followed by Chowan, Virginia State, Saint Augustine's and Lincoln. | Baseball
February 9, 2015 Lady Rams Picked to Finish First in CIAA Preseason Predicted Order of Finish HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams softball team will have a lot to live up to this season as the team was picked to finish first in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Predicted Order of Finish. The Lady Rams were picked to finish first in the overall conference as well as the CIAA Southern Division after winning the 2014 CIAA Softball Championship, the third in four seasons for the team. | Softball
February 8, 2015 WSSU Rams Blank #19 Millersville University, 9-0, In Series Finale WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State rode the hot bats of Dylan Dombrowskas and Des Roberts, and got strong pitching performances from Nathan Steger and Eric Corlett, as the Rams pounded #19 Millersville, 9-0 in the series finale Sunday at BB&T Ballpark. | Baseball
February 8, 2015 Lady Rams Fall Short in 12-3 Loss to Pfeiffer at UNCP Invitational Tournament PEMBROKE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-6) closed out the UNC-Pembroke Invitational Tournament on a down note when the team took a 12-3 loss to the Pfieffer Falcons (5-4), Sunday morning. The Lady Rams had a solid day at the plate, but could not find an answer for the hard-hitting Falcons that totaled 16 hits in the game. | Softball
February 8, 2015 Late Struggles Cost Lady Rams in 5-2 Loss to Concord at UNC-P Invitational PEMBROKE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-5) saw a strong early effort fall short in a 5-2 loss to the Concord Mountain Lions (4-5), Sunday morning at the UNC-Pembroke Invitational Tournament. After taking an early two-run lead in the opening three innings, the Lady Rams were outscored 5-0 over the remaining four innings of the game. | Softball
February 6, 2015 Lady Rams Take First Place at NCAA Division II Challenge Hosted by SPIRE Institute GENEVA, OHIO – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams had a stellar weekend at the NCAA Division II Challenge hosted by the SPIRE Institute. The Lady Rams took first place at the two-day meet with 165 total points to take the win over 11 other NCAA Division II teams. | Women's Track
February 7, 2015 Lady Rams Struggle in 6-0 Loss at UNC-Pembroke PEMBROKE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-4) struggled against some top-notch defense in a 6-0 loss at UNC-Pembroke Braves (1-2) at the UNC-Pembroke Invitational Softball Tournament, Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams found hits hard to come by and could not get any runs across the plate in the tough loss. | Softball
February 7, 2015 Lady Rams Take 8-3 Loss to Kutztown at UNC-Pembroke Invitational PEMBROKE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-3) gave a great effort, but the team could not get enough runs across the plate in an 8-3 loss to Kutztown (3-1) at the UNC-Pembroke Invitational Softball Tournament. The Lady Rams gave a solid overall effort in the game, but could not get the runs that they needed across the plate in the hard-fought loss. | Softball
February 7, 2015 WSSU Rams Hold Off Millersville Marauders For 7-5 Win WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams jumped out to a big early lead, and held off the hard charging Millersville Marauders, 7-5 today at BB&T Ballpark in Winston-Salem. | Baseball
February 7, 2015 WSSU versus St. Augustine's Games Postponed Until Monday The basketball games at St. Augustine’s have been postponed until Monday, February 9. | Men's Basketball
February 6, 2015 WSSU Rams Fall To Millersville University, 8-3 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State could not overcome four errors, seven walks from the pitching staff and a big inning from #19 Millersville University, as the Rams fell to the Marauders 8-3 Friday night at BB&T Ballpark in Winston-Salem. | Baseball
February 5, 2015 WSSU ATHLETICS TO PARTNER WITH RED HEARRT IN GUINNESS WORLD RECORD EVENT Wear your RED & Join Red H.E.A.R.T. and WSSU Athletics as we attempt a Guinness World Record as the “Largest GROUP to do sit-ups Simultaneously for “one minute”! | Men's Basketball
February 4, 2015 WSSU Rams Fall At Virginia Union, 80-70 RICHMOND, VA – The Winston-Salem State Rams fell behind early and could not overcome the second half deficit, as they would fall to the Virginia Union Panthers 80-70 at Barco-Stevens Hall on the Virginia Union campus in Richmond, VA. | Men's Basketball
February 4, 2015 Defense Powers Lady Rams to 53-41 Win at Virginia Union RICHMOND, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (8-13, 4-7 CIAA) turned on their defense to take an impressive 53-41 win at Virginia Union (6-14, 2-9 CIAA). After falling behind midway through the first half, the Lady Rams turned up their defensive efforts to close out the game on a 15-0 run and took their second win in Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play, Wednesday evening. | Women's Basketball
February 4, 2015 WSSU Rams Sign 28 Players On National Signing Day WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University football team, and head coach Kienus Boulware are proud to announce 27 signees on National Signing Day. The new additions to the WSSU Family, are the second recruiting class under Boulware. | Football
February 3, 2015 Edwards Named CIAA Rookie of the Week for Second Time HAMPTON, VA – Winston-Salem State freshman guard Tiana Edwards was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Rookie of the Week for the second time this season. She took the honor after a great scoring effort against the two top teams in the CIAA this season. | Women's Basketball
January 31, 2015 WSSU Rams Roll Over Mars Hill Lions 12-3 In Season Opener WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams opened the 2015 baseball season in style with a 12-3 win over the Mars Hill Lions. | Baseball
January 31, 2015 Lady Rams Close Out Hilton Garden Invitational in Style WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams closed out the 2015 Hilton Garden Invitational in style with some great performances on the second day of the two-day meet. The Lady Rams had some great efforts both on and off the track to close out the meet. | Women's Track
January 31, 2015 Lady Rams Give Great Effort in 64-56 Loss to #11 Livingstone WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-13, 3-7 CIAA) gave the #11 Livingstone Blue Bears (20-0, 11-0 CIAA) all they could handle in a hard-fought 64-56 loss, Saturday evening. Though the Lady Rams took the loss, the team was never short on fight as they staged a furious second half rally against their only ranked opponent of the season. | Women's Basketball
January 31, 2015 Lady Rams Struggle in 11-2 Loss to Concord WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-1) had a solid start, but faded late in a 13-2 loss to the Concord (W.Va.) Mountain Lions, Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the loss in spite of a solid overall game, but fell victim to a late rally by the Mountain Lions in the tough loss. | Softball
January 31, 2015 Lady Rams Open Season with 13-2 Loss to Concord WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-1) had a solid start, but faded late in a 13-2 loss to the Concord (W.Va.) Mountain Lions, Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the loss in spite of a solid overall game, but fell victim to a late rally by the Mountain Lions in the tough loss. | Softball
January 31, 2015 WSSU Rams Tame The Livingstone Blue Bears, 89-80 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State had five players score in double figures, and the Rams erased a nine point half time deficit by outscoring the Livingstone Blue Bears by 18 points in the second half, in route to a 89-80 Southern Division win on Saturday night at the Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum. | Men's Basketball
January 30, 2015 Lady Rams Kick Off Hilton Garden Invitational with Great Performances WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams track & field team continued their great season with some strong performances at the 2015 Hilton Garden Invitational at the JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem, N.C., Friday. The Lady Rams opened the two-day meet with some great performances against a crowded field of competition from every division of NCAA competition. | Women's Track
January 30, 2015 Covington Named CIAA Indoor Track Athlete of the Week HAMPTON, VA – Winston-Salem State University junior sprinter Raven Covington added another award to her growing collection when she was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Indoor Track Athlete of the Week. She brought home the honor after a great week at the Emory Crossplex Invitational in Birmingham, Alabama. | Women's Track
January 28, 2015 WSSU Rams Fall 81-78 at Johnson C. Smith CHARLOTTE, NC – Winston-Salem State battled but could not overcome a late deficit, as the Rams fell to the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls, 81-78, Wednesday night at Brayboy Gym on the JCSU campus. | Men's Basketball
January 28, 2015 Lady Rams Struggle in 68-46 Loss at Johnson C. Smith CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-12, 3-6 CIAA) struggled mightily in a 68-46 road loss to the Johnson C. Smith Lady Golden Bulls (16-4, 6-3 CIAA), Wednesday evening. Though there was no shortage of effort from the Lady Rams, the team could not seem to get past the tough Lady Golden Bulls’ defense as the team shot just 26.6% from the floor in the loss. | Women's Basketball
January 26, 2015 Rams Ranked T-8th in Latest Atlantic Region Poll WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams men’s basketball team is ranked tied for 8th in the Atlantic Region, in the latest Men's Basketball Division II Atlantic Region Media Poll, Sponsored by D2SIDA. | Men's Basketball
January 25, 2015 Lady Rams Place Fourth at Emory CrossPlex Invitational BIRMINGHAM, AL – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams had another great day when the team took part in the 2015 Emory Crossplex Invitational, Sunday. The Lady Rams finished the meet with 57.50 points to place fourth in the team standings at the meet. Among the great team effort, the Lady Rams also had several great individual performances at the meet. | Women's Track
January 24, 2015 Terrell Leach's 27 Points Leads Rams Past Fayetteville State in 91-84 Road Win WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State got a career night from Terrell Leach, and the Rams had four players in double figures, as WSSU won its fourth game in a row, with a 91-84 road win over the Broncos of Fayetteville State Saturday evening. | Men's Basketball
January 24, 2015 Defense Lady Rams Past Fayetteville State in 57-52 Road Victory FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-11, 3-5 CIAA) ended their recent struggles when the team took a 57-52 win over the Fayetteville State Lady Broncos (7-11, 3-6 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the win behind a strong defensive effort when the team held the Lady Broncos to less than 30 points in both halves of the game and pushed their way to their first win over the Lady Broncos since 2012. | Women's Basketball
January 24, 2015 WSSU's Conner Andrus Selected Preseason 2nd Team All-Atlantic Region Winston-Salem State senior catcher, Conner Andrus, has been selected to the 2015 NCBWA Preseason Second Team of the Atlantic Region. | Baseball
January 24, 2015 WSSU Ranked T-4th In NCBWA Preseason Atlantic Region Poll The National College Baseball Writers of America have released their preseason Atlantic Region Poll, and the Winston-Salem State Rams were tabbed t-4th in the poll. | Baseball
January 23, 2015 WSSU ATHLETICS TABS “SHE’S GOT IT COVERED – A CLASSY HAT AFFAIR” TO RAISE FEMALE SPORT SCHOLARSHIP DOLLARS The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics is taking an out of the box approach to meeting the growing need to fund athletic scholarships. | Softball
January 21, 2015 Lady Rams Comeback Falls Short in 84-76 Loss to Shaw WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (6-11, 2-5 CIAA) staged a thrilling comeback, but the effort fell just short in an 84-76 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears (11-9, 4-4 CIAA). The Lady Rams took the loss in spite of a brilliant second half of play that saw the team cut a 22-point deficit down to the slimmest of margins in the hard-fought loss. | Women's Basketball
January 21, 2015 WSSU Rams Hold Off The Shaw Bears, 74-69, To Win their Third Consecutive CIAA Contest WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams picked up their third conference win in a row, as Donta Harper led the Rams with 17 points, and they would hold on for a 74-69 win over Shaw University Wednesday night at the CE Gaines Center. | Men's Basketball
January 19, 2015 Lady Rams Close Out WSSU Open with Great Efforts WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams closed out the 2015 Winston-Salem State Open in style with some more great efforts at the meet. The Lady Rams saw some great performances both on the track and in field events at the meet. | Women's Track
January 18, 2015 Lady Rams Have Great First Day at 2015 Winston-Salem State Open WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams indoor track & field team was back in action, Sunday when the team took part in the third annual Winston-Salem State University Open at the JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem, N.C. The Lady Rams had some strong efforts on the opening day of the two-day indoor track & field meet, Sunday | Women's Track
January 17, 2015 WSSU Rams Take Early Lead; Roll Over St. Augustine's Falcons, 82-67 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University ran out to an early lead and never looked back, as the Rams rolled over the St. Augustine’s Falcons 82-67 Saturday at the CE Gaines Center on Earl Monroe Legacy Weekend. | Men's Basketball
January 17, 2015 Lady Rams Fall Short in Tough 62-59 Loss to Saint Augustine's WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (6-10, 2-4 CIAA) gave it their all, but the team fell short in a 62-59 loss to the Saint Augustine’s Lady Falcons (9-6, 3-3 CIAA). After falling behind by as many as 10 points several times in the second half, the Lady Rams’ comeback efforts fell just short in the tough loss. | Women's Basketball
January 15, 2015 Meet The Rams - Spring Sports Edition The WSSU Department of Athletics has a big weekend in store starting tomorrow with Meet The Rams, Spring Sports at 5:30 pm. | Baseball
January 15, 2015 McNeill Named CIAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State University track & field team earned its first Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) weekly honor when senior long jumper Tajanel McNeill was named the CIAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week. She took home the honor after a great performance at the Wake Forest Invitational at the JDL Fast Track. | Women's Track
January 13, 2015 WSSU Athletics And Cheer Alumni To Co-Host Stomp-N-Shake Cheer Championships WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics in conjunction with the Winston-Salem State University Cheer Alumni will host the 3rd Annual National Stomp-N-Shake Cheer & Dance Championships, on Saturday, March 21st 2014 at Glenn High School in Winston Salem, NC.
January 12, 2015 WINSTON-SALEM STATE TOPPLES ELIZABETH CITY STATE, 93-85 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Terrell Leach scored a game high 22 points, and the Rams built a big lead late, and were able to hold on to secure a 93-85 CIAA win over Elizabeth City State on Monday night at the CE Gaines Center. | Men's Basketball
January 12, 2015 Lady Rams Roll in 70-47 Win Over Elizabeth City State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (6-9, 2-3 CIAA) had one of their best offensive efforts of the season when the team took an impressive 70-47 win over the Elizabeth City State Lady Vikings (6-9, 1-5 CIAA), Monday evening. The Lady Rams took the win behind one of their top offensive performances of the season with the team scoring 70 points in the game and shooting a scorching hot 44.0% from the floor in the game. | Women's Basketball
January 10, 2015 Lady Rams Perform Well Against Top Competition at Wake Forest Invitational WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams track & field team shook off of the rust for some strong performances at the 2015 Wake Forest Invitational Indoor Track & Field Meet at the JDL Fast Track. Competing for the first time since the Christmas break, the Lady Rams got back to action with some solid efforts. | Women's Track
January 10, 2015 WSSU Rams Drop Heartbreaker To Chowan, 71-67 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State battled hard, but a late three pointer and four free throws by Chowan sealed the Rams fate as they would fall 71-67 to the Hawks in a CIAA cross divisional game on Saturday at the CE Gaines Center. | Men's Basketball
January 10, 2015 Lady Rams' Rally Falls Short in 53-44 Loss to Chowan WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (5-9, 1-3 CIAA) took a hard-fought 53-44 loss to the Chowan Hawks (8-7, 4-1 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. Though the Lady Rams gave a great effort in the second half, the team could not overcome some significant first half struggles to take the hard-fought loss. | Women's Basketball
January 9, 2015 Mike Sellers, Alfy Hill To Play In Medal of Honor Bowl WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State University football players, Mike Sellers and Alfy Hill, will participate in the Medal of Honor Football All-Star Game on Saturday, January 10th in Charleston, SC. | Football
January 8, 2015 Lady Rams Roll in 65-57 Win Over Virginia State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (5-8, 1-2 CIAA) clicked on all cylinders when the team took a dominant 65-57 win over the Virginia State Lady Trojans (10-3, 2-1 CIAA) , Thursday evening. After taking three straight losses, the Lady Rams took their first Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) win of the season in style when the team combined a strong defensive effort with some solid offense to hand the Lady Trojans their first conference loss of the season. | Women's Basketball
January 8, 2015 WINSTON-SALEM STATE HOLDS OFF VIRGINIA STATE TO PICK UP A 61-58 WIN WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State’s Javan Wells scored a game high 19 points to lead three Rams in double figures, as WSSU knocked down free throws down the stretch to secure a 61-58 win over Virginia State University on Thursday night at the CE Gaines Center. | Men's Basketball
January 7, 2015 77 WSSU STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN 3.0 OR BETTER GPA’s IN 2014 FALL TERM WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics is proud to announce 77 student-athletes and cheerleaders who achieved a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher for the fall 2014 semester. The list includes two student-athletes who earned perfect 4.0 GPA’s. | Men's Basketball
January 5, 2015 WSSU RAMS DROP 77-71 LOSS AT BOWIE STATE BOWIE, MD – The Winston-Salem State Rams road woes continued as they could not overcome a cold shooting night from the field, and fell 77-71 to the Bowie State Bulldogs on Monday night. | Men's Basketball
January 5, 2015 Lady Rams Suffer Heartbreak in 77-72 Overtime Loss at Bowie State BOWIE, MD – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-8, 0-2 CIAA) ended up on the wrong end of a momentum swing when the team took a heartbreaking 77-72 overtime road loss to the Bowie State Lady Bulldogs (6-6, 1-2 CIAA), Monday evening. The loss came in a roller coaster of a game as the Lady Rams held significant leads in all three periods of the game, but came up just short in the emotional loss. | Women's Basketball
January 5, 2015 Rams Fall to #7 In Atlantic Region Media Poll WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Rams fell two spots to #7 this week in this week’s Atlantic Region Media Poll, sponsored by D2SIDA. | Men's Basketball
January 3, 2015 Rams Drop 76-74 Decision To The Lincoln Lions In CIAA Opener LINCOLN, PA – Winston-Salem State could not overcome a poor free throw shooting night, and had only two players score in double figures, as the Rams fell victim to the Lions of The Lincoln University, 78-76 Saturday night. | Men's Basketball
January 3, 2015 Scoring Droughts Cost Lady Rams in 72-63 Loss at Lincoln (Pa.) LINCOLN, PA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-7, 0-1 CIAA) opened conference play on a down note when the team took a tough 72-63 loss at Lincoln (Pa.) (9-2, 1-0 CIAA), Saturday evening. The Lady Rams looked good in spots, but fell victim to some costly scoring droughts throughout the game. | Women's Basketball
January 2, 2015 WSSU OFFENSIVE COORDINATOR LEAVES FOR UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University football’s, Steed Lobotzke, was named the new offensive coordinator at the University of Richmond this afternoon. | Football
January 2, 2015 WSSU Rams Travel To Pennsylvania, Maryland To Open CIAA Play Winston-Salem State will hit the road to begin 2015, as the WSSU Rams will return to action on Saturday, January 3rd at The Lincoln University, and Monday January 5th at Bowie State University, as CIAA conference action begins. | Men's Basketball
December 22, 2014 WSSU’s Tonia Walker Appointed To Western Triad Division of The FCA Leadership Board WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University Director of Athletics, Tonia Walker, has been appointed to Western Triad Division of the FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) Leadership Board. | Football
December 22, 2014 WSSU Rams Baseball Help Build A House With Habitat For Humanity WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University baseball team took time from its busy schedule to give back to its community recently. On Saturday, Dec. 6th, the entire Rams baseball team paired up with Habitat for Humanity to construct a home in South Winston-Salem. | Baseball
December 22, 2014 WSSU Rams Receive Championship Rings WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State baseball team received their 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Championship rings during their annual alumni banquet at BB&T stadium Nov. 15th. | Baseball
December 20, 2014 WSSU Rams Fall To #8 Barry University, 98-90 In Embasy Suites Boca Raton Invitational BOCA RATON, FL – The Winston-Salem State University Rams made a strong effort in the last few minutes of the game, but could not overcome the #8 ranked Barry University Buccaneers, as the fell 98-90 in the Embassy Suites Boca Raton Invitational. | Men's Basketball
December 20, 2014 Second Half Struggles Cost Lady Rams in 79-76 Loss at Glenville State GLENVILLE, WVA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-6) struggled in the second half when the team took a tough 79-76 loss at Glenville State (3-4), Saturday afternoon. After taking a 49-39 first half lead, the Lady Rams struggled in the second half with just 27 points in the tough road loss. The loss marked the second straight season that the Lady Rams have suffered a three-point loss to the Pioneers as a three-pointer at the buzzer cost the Lady Rams in an 86-83 loss last season. | Women's Basketball
December 19, 2014 WSSU Rams Grit Out A Big 72-60 Upset Win Over #20 Lynn University BOCA RATON, FL – Winston-Salem State used a 10-3 run late, and relied on defensive pressure to force 20 turnovers, as the Rams pulled of a 72-60 upset o #20 Lynn University Friday night at the Embassy Suites Boca Raton Invitational. | Men's Basketball
December 19, 2014 WSSU RAMS TO CLOSE OUT 2014 IN THE EMBASSY SUITES BOCA RATON INVITATIONAL BOCA RATON, FLA - Winston-Salem State will travel to Boca Raton, FL, to participate in the Embassy Suites Boca Raton Invitational, where they will face Lynn University on Friday, Dec. 19th, and Barry University on Dec. 20th,to close out the first part of season, and take off for the Christmas Holiday. | Men's Basketball
December 18, 2014 Lady Rams Roll in 61-50 Win Over Claflin WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-5) picked up a key home win, Thursday evening when the team took an impressive 61-50 win over the Claflin Lady Panthers (6-1). The Lady Rams took the win behind an impressive overall performance as the team held the lead for the entire game. | Women's Basketball
December 16, 2014 WSSU Trio Earns CIAA Honors HAMPTON, VA - Winston-Salem State’s WyKevin Bazemore, Terrell Leach and coach James Wilhelmi, were all honored by the CIAA this week as Player of the Week, Newcomer of the Week and Co-Coach of the Week, for their efforts against Fairmont State. | Men's Basketball
December 15, 2014 WSSU RAMS MOVE TO #3 IN ATLANTIC REGION POLL Millersville, PA - The Winston-Salem State University men’s basketball team moved up two spots to number three this weeks D2SIDA Atlantic Region poll, behind #1 West Liberty and #2 Glenville State. | Men's Basketball
December 13, 2014 WyKevin Bazemore, Defensive Effort Leads Rams to 80-75 Win Over Fairmont State FAIRMONT, WV – WyKevin Bazemore scored 23 points and pulled down 17 rebounds as the Winston-Salem State Rams come away with a big 80-75 regional win over Fairmont State on Saturday. | Men's Basketball
December 13, 2014 Lady Rams Stage Furious Second-Half Comeback for 73-68 Win at Barton WILSON, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (3-5) picked up their first road win of the season when the team took an emotional 73-68 win over the Barton Bulldogs (2-7), Saturday afternoon. After falling behind by as many as 15 points in the second half, the Lady Rams stormed back to take the win in the final minutes of the game. | Women's Basketball
December 12, 2014 WSSU RAMS GEAR UP FOR FINAL STRETCH OF 2014 WINSTON-SALEM, NC - After taking off more than a week for finals at WSSU, the Rams will jump back into action on Saturday when they travel to Fairmont, West Virginia to take on the Fighting Falcons of Fairmont State University at Joe Retton Arena. Tip off is scheduled for 4:00 pm. It will make the second consecutive team from the Mountain East Conference WSSU has faced. | Men's Basketball
December 9, 2014 Wilhelmi Tabbed As CIAA Coach of The Week For 2nd Time HAMPTON, VA – Winston-Salem State University head basketball coach, James Wilhelmi, has been tabbed as the CIAA Men’s Basketball Coach of the Week for the second time this season. | Men's Basketball
December 9, 2014 Edwards Named CIAA Rookie of the Week HAMPTON, VA – Winston-Salem State freshman guard Tiana Edwards was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Rookie of the Week, Tuesday morning. She earned the honor after averaging 7.5 points per game last week for the Lady Rams. | Women's Basketball
December 6, 2014 Lady Rams Look Strong at JDL College Kick Off Classic WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams indoor track & field looked sharp in their second meet of the season when they competed in the 2014 JDL College Kick Off Classic at the JDL Fast Track, Saturday. The Lady Rams saw some great performances with wins in the women’s 4x400m relay and the women’s triple jump. | Women's Track
December 5, 2014 Hard Work, Family Support Inspires WSSU’s WyKevin Bazemore WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Every once in a while a program will get that “special athlete”. For Winston-Salem State University basketball, it came in the 6-5 inch frame of WyKevin Bazemore, in 2011. | Men's Basketball
December 3, 2014 Second Half Struggles Cost Lady Rams in 52-46 Loss to Benedict WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-5) found points hard to come by in tough 52-46 loss to the Benedict Lady Tigers (4-0), Wednesday evening. The loss came in spite of a great defensive effort by the Lady Rams as the team held Benedict to just 52 points, but struggles on offense and foul troubles proved to be too much for the team to overcome in the hard-fought loss. | Women's Basketball
December 2, 2014 WSSU's James Wilhelmi Named CIAA Coach of the Week HAMPTON, VA - Winston-Salem State University head men's basketball coach, James Wilhelmi, has been selected at the CIAA Coach of the Week, for his efforts in leading the Rams to a 2-0 week last week. | Men's Basketball
December 1, 2014 WSSU Rams Get Big Win Over Glenville State Pioneers, 84-75 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University raced out to an early lead and converted free throws down the stretch, as they held on for a big out of conference win over Glenville State, 84-75 Monday night in the CE Gaines Center. | Men's Basketball
December 1, 2014 Lady Rams' Rally Falls Short in 68-59 Loss at Francis Marion FLORENCE, SC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-4) gave a strong effort, but the team could not get past the Francis Marion Patriots (2-4), Monday evening. The Lady Rams found points hard to come by in the loss, but the team mounted a solid second half effort that fell just short in the tough loss. | Women's Basketball
November 29, 2014 WSSU Rams Crush The Crusaders of Belmont Abbey, 97-64 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University had five players to score in double figures, out rebounded Belmont Abbey 40-25 and forced 16 Crusader turnovers, as the Rams rolled to an impressive 97-64 win over Belmont Abbey on Saturday night at the CE Gaines Center on the WSSU campus. | Men's Basketball
November 29, 2014 WSSU Rams Face Belmont Abby Crusaders WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State Rams are back in action on Saturday afternoon, as they will host the the Belmont Abbey Crusaders at 4:00 pm. | Men's Basketball
November 26, 2014 Six Basketball Greats To Be Honored On Earl Monroe Legacy Weekend WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The proud history of Winston-Salem State University basketball will be on full display January 16-17, 2015, as the WSSU Department of Athletics is proud to announce The Earl Monroe Legacy Weekend. The Earl Monroe Legacy Weekend will be held in conjunction with the Lady Rams/Rams basketball games versus St. Augustine’s University. | Men's Basketball
November 25, 2014 WSSU Rams Run Through Barber-Scotia Sabers, 105-64 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State had six players score in double figures, as the Rams jumped out to a big lead early to cruise to a 105-64 win over Barber-Scotia College on Tuesday at the CE Gaines Center. | Men's Basketball
November 25, 2014 Scoring Droughts Cost Lady Rams in 53-47 Loss at Claflin ORANGEBURG, SC – Life on the road was not easy for the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-3) as the team took a tough 53-47 loss to the Claflin Panthers (3-0) in their first road game of the season, Tuesday. While there was no shortage of effort for the Lady Rams, the team struggled to hit shots in the tough road loss. | Women's Basketball
November 25, 2014 WSSU’s CJ Ford Named CIAA Co-Newcomer Of The Week HAMPTON, VA – Winston-Salem State junior guard, CJ Ford, was honored as the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Co-Newcomer of the Week, Tuesday morning. | Men's Basketball
November 25, 2014 Scott Named CIAA Co-Player of the Week HAMPTON, VA – After a strong opening week of play, Winston-Salem State senior forward Dionna Scott was honored as the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Co-Player of the Week, Tuesday morning. | Women's Basketball
November 22, 2014 Lady Rams Open Season with Great Performances WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University women’s indoor track & field team got the season started on the right note with some impressive performances at the 2014 JDL All Comers Meet at the JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem, N.C., Saturday. | Women's Track
November 22, 2014 WSSU RAMS OVERCOME DEFICIT, MAKE FREE THROWS DOWN THE STRETCH TO HOLD OFF THE USC AIKEN PACERS, 80-76 AIKEN, SC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams battled back from a 13 point second half deficit, and CJ Ford hit four free throws in the final 30 seconds, as the Rams held off the homestanding Pacers of USC Aiken, 80-76 Saturday night at the Convocation Center on the USC Aiken campus in the final game of the 2014 Tip Off Classic. | Men's Basketball
November 22, 2014 Lady Rams Rally, But Fall Short in 72-63 Loss to Belmont-Abbey WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-2) gave a great overall effort, but could not get past the Belmont Abbey Crusaders (3-1) in a 72-63 loss, Saturday evening. After falling into an early first half deficit, the Lady Rams staged a furious second half rally that fell just short in the hard-fought loss. | Women's Basketball
November 21, 2014 WSSU RAMS BATTLE, BUT FALL SHORT 66-58 TO COLUMBUS STATE AIKEN, SC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams battled back from a 14 point first half deficit, but could not fight off the Cougars of Columbus State, and fell 66-58 on Friday night at the Convocation Center on the USC Aiken campus in the first game of the 2014 Tip Off Classic. | Men's Basketball
November 21, 2014 Lady Rams to Take On Belmont Abbey on Newly Installed C.E. Gaines Center Court WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-1) will make a return to their true home when they take on the Belmont Abbey Crusaders (2-1) on the renovated court at the C.E. Gaines Center, Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams will make their long-awaited return to the Gaines Center after playing three games in historic Whitaker Gymnasium. | Women's Basketball
November 21, 2014 WSSU Rams Face Columbus State; USC Aiken in Tip Off Classic WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State Rams will be back in action on Friday and Saturday, as the team will travel to Aiken, SC to participate inthe 2014 Tip Off Classic hosted by USC Aiken. Participating teams include the WSSU Rams, Elizabeth City State, Columbus State and USC Aiken. | Men's Basketball
November 21, 2014 Lady Rams Scheduled for 5:00 p.m. Tip-Off Versus Belmont Abbey WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams’ game against the Belmont Abbey Crusaders is scheduled for a 5:00 p.m. tip-off at the C.E. Gaines Center on the campus of Winston-Salem State University. Though previously reported as having a 2:00 p.m. tip-off, the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams will take on the Belmont Abbey Crusaders in a 5:00 p.m. | Women's Basketball
November 18, 2014 Big Second Half Lifts Lady Rams Over Virginia Union, 66-57 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-1) got back to their winning ways, Tuesday evening when the team took a 66-57 non-conference win over the Virginia Union Lady Panthers (0-1). After a slow first half saw the Lady Rams take a 26-28 deficit into halftime, the Lady Rams exploded for 40 second half points to bring home the victory. | Women's Basketball
November 16, 2014 Lady Rams Take Heartbreaking 57-55 Overtime Loss to Shepherd on Day Two of CIAA/MEC Challenge WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (1-1) ran out of gas in a tough overtime loss to the Shepherd Rams (2-0) on the second day of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA)/Mountain East Conference (MEC) Challenge, Sunday afternoon. After controlling much of the game, including the second half, the Lady Rams fell victim to a late run by Shepherd that gave the Lady Rams the loss. | Women's Basketball
November 15, 2014 WSSU Rams Overpower Allen University, 102-90 In Season Opener WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The James Wilhelmi era of Winston-Salem State University basketball opened with bang Saturday night, as the Rams sprinted past Allen University, 102-90 in a game played in Whitaker Gym on the WSSU campus. | Men's Basketball
November 15, 2014 Mistakes Cost Rams; Fall in CIAA Championship Game 21-17 to Virginia State DURHAM, NC – Virginia State University’s Niko Johnson scored from 25 yards out with 2:59 remaining, as the Trojans upset #10 Winston-Salem State 21-17 in the CIAA Football Championship Game at Durham County Stadium on Saturday. | Football
November 15, 2014 Lady Rams Open Season with 57-52 Win Over Urbana in CIAA/MEC Challenge WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (1-0) got the 2014-15 started in the right way, Saturday when the team took an impressive 57-52 win over the Urbana Blue Knights (0-1) in the opening game of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA)/Mountain East Conference (MEC) Challenge. The Lady Rams took the win behind a strong overall effort at both ends of the court. | Women's Basketball
November 15, 2014 Lady Rams Overpowered in Three-Set Loss to Chowan in CIAA Volleyball Semifinals FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (15-15) had no answer for the Chowan Hawks (26-5), Saturday when the team took a tough three-set loss in the semifinal round of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Championship Tournament. The Lady Rams gave a solid effort in the match, but the team could not find an answer for the high-powered Hawks and they fell 24-26, 17-25, and 21-25. | Women's Volleyball
November 14, 2014 Lady Rams Open 2014 CIAA Tournament with Five-Set Win Over Elizabeth City State FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (15-14) survived and advanced in the opening round of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Championship Tournament, Friday afternoon when they took a five-set win over the Elizabeth City State Vikings (8-17). After opening the match with a pair of set losses 23-25 and 15-25, the Lady Rams battled back with three straight set wins, 25-15, 25-19, and 20-18 to take the win and advanced to the semifinal round of the tournament. | Women's Volleyball
November 14, 2014 FELDER, COVINGTON HIGHLIGHT 13 WSSU RAMS EARNING CONFERENCE HONORS DURHAM, NC – WSSU’s Brendon Felder earned first team All-CIAA honors as a punt returner, kick returner as well as being named Special Teams Player of the Year, and Duvontae Covington also earned first team All-CIAA and was named Defensive Player of the Year to highlight the 13 Winston-Salem State players recognized for their play during the 2014 season at the CIAA Championship Awards Banquet at the Durham Convention Center. | Football
November 14, 2014 Lady Rams to Open 2014-15 Season vs. Urbana in CIAA/MEC Challenge WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams will kick off the 2014-15 season with a bang when the team hosts the inaugural Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA)/Mountain East Conference (MEC) Challenge at Whitaker Gymnasium on the campus of Winston-Salem State University. The two-day event will feature a showdown between NCAA Division II Atlantic Region teams as the CIAA’s Lady Rams and the Saint Augustine’s Lady Falcons will take on MEC foes Urbana and Shepherd. | Women's Basketball
November 13, 2014 Holland Named CIAA Rookie of the Year; Four Lady Rams Named to All-CIAA Team HAMPTON, VA – Another great regular season paid off for the Lady Rams when four players were named to the All-Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) team, Thursday. Highlighting the honors was freshman outside hitter Sydney Holland who was named the 2014 CIAA Rookie of the Year. | Women's Volleyball
November 13, 2014 This Week in Rams Football Rams head coach Kienus Boulware is joined by freshman offensive lineman Aaron Hagood and freshman defensive lineman Amyl Smith. (Video by WSSU Athletic Media Relations) | Football
November 12, 2014 Lady Rams, Rams Set For Basketball Tip Off This Weekend WINSTON-SALEM, NC - A big sports weekend is on tap at Winston-Salem State University, as the women’s and men’s basketball teams will tipoff their 2014-15 seasons with home contests. | Men's Basketball
November 8, 2014 WSSU Rams Defeat Fayetteville State, 17-7; Advance to CIAA Championship Game FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The #10 Winston-Salem State University Rams scored 17 unanswered points in the second half to pull away late and hold on to a 17-7 win over Fayetteville State Saturday at Luther “Nick” Jeralds Stadium. | Football
November 8, 2014 Lady Rams Give Their All in Five-Set Loss at Shippensburg SHIPPENSBURG, PA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (14-14) left it all out on the court, but the effort was enough as the team took a tough five-set loss to the Shippensburg Raiders (18-16) to close out the regular season. The Lady Rams didn’t go down easily as the team rebounded late in the thrilling 17-25, 24-26, 26-24, 31-29, and 8-15 loss. | Women's Volleyball
November 6, 2014 Lady Rams Close Out CIAA Play with Four-Set Win at Livingstone SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (14-13, 13-3) closed out Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play in style when the team took an impressive four-set win over a tough Livingstone College Blue Bears (19-11, 5-9 CIAA), Thursday evening. After a slow effort in the opening set, the Lady Rams kicked into gear to take the big win, 19-25, 25-13, 25-13, and 25-16. | Women's Volleyball
Rams Football Weekly Press Conference WSSU running back Tyree Massey, tight end Jamal Haizlip, and head coach Kienus Boulware preview this week's game at Fayetteville State. | Football
November 4, 2014 Rams Kickers Demonstrate the Importance of Unity, Trust WINSTON-SALEM, NC – While the Rams’ sharing of quarterbacking duties has been a topic of discussion all season long, the Rams didn’t have to go far to find good role models. For the past two seasons, Rams kickers Alejandro Suarez and William Johnson have done a great job of sharing duties and making the system work. The key to making the shared duties work has been a unified goal and a bond of trust that makes them two of the top kickers in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA). | Football
November 3, 2014 Lady Rams Roll in Three-Set Win at Johnson C. Smith CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (13-13, 12-3 CIAA) got back to their winning ways when the team took an impressive three-set win over the Johnson C. Smith Lady Golden Bulls (11-12, 8-7 CIAA), Monday evening. The Lady Rams picked up a key Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division road win when they took the 26-24, 25-17, and 25-19 victory. | Women's Volleyball
November 3, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE RAMS MOVE UP ONE PLACE IN AFCA POLL; CRACK TOP 10 The Winston-Salem State University Rams moved up one spot this week in the American Football Coaches Association NCAA DII Poll, after a 61-10 thrashing of Shaw University on Saturday. | Football
November 1, 2014 WSSU Defense Holds Shaw To 22 Yards; Rams Route Bears, 61-10 DURHAM, NC – The #11 Winston-Salem State Rams rolled up 543 yards of total offense, while the defense allowed a season low, 22 yards, as the Rams throttled Shaw University 61-10 Saturday at Durham County Stadium. | Football
This Week in Rams Football Get an inside look as the Rams preview this week's game at Shaw. Winston-Salem State head coach Kienus Boulware is joined by senior kicker Alejandro Suarez and senior offensive lineman Michael Sabb. | Football
October 30, 2014 Lady Rams Place Second at 2014 CIAA Cross Country Championships; Rams Finish Eighth CARY, NC – The Winston-Salem State University cross country teams highlighted their seasons with some strong performances at the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Cross Country Championships, Thursday. The Lady Rams had a great day, placing second at the meet to become runners-up while the Rams had a great showing, placing eighth at the event. | Women's Cross Country
October 29, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough Three-Set Loss at Lees-McRae BANNER ELK, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (12-13) stalled in a tough three-set loss to the Lees-McRae Bobcats (15-8), Wednesday evening. The Lady Rams gave a solid overall effort, but struggled to stop the Bobcats’ service game in the hard-fought loss, 23-25, 16-25, and 18-25. | Women's Volleyball
October 28, 2014 WSSU Rams Earn CIAA Player Of The Week Honors For the seventh time this season, WSSU Ram football players have been honored with CIAA Player of the Week honors. | Football
October 27, 2014 Lady Rams Roll to Three-Set Senior Night Win Over Shaw WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (12-12, 11-3 CIAA) sent their seniors out with a bang when the team took a dominating three-Set win over the Shaw Lady Bears (1-17, 0-14 CIAA), Monday evening. Fittingly, it was senior middle blocker Darissa Jones who led the Lady Rams to the senior night win with an impressive overall effort in the 25-18, 25-6, and 25-11 win. | Women's Volleyball
October 27, 2014 Join Us For Senior Night! Please come out and join us for Senior night tonight at 7pm in Whitaker Gym, and bring some baby supplies to help our student-athletes help others with this CIAA Community Service Initiative! | Women's Volleyball
October 25, 2014 WSSU's Felder Has Career Day; Rams Hold Off Blue Bears 34-17 WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State’s Brenden Felder accounted for 245 all-purpose yards, and Phillip Sims threw touchdowns to Felder as the Rams held off a scrappy Livingstone College Blue Bear team, 34-17 on Senior Day at Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
October 25, 2014 Lady Rams Struggle in Three-Set Loss at Concord (W. Va.) CONCORD, WVA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-12) took a tough road loss, Saturday when the team fell to the Concord (W. Va.) Mountain Lions (14-12). Though the Lady Rams gave a solid overall effort, the team’s offensive struggles proved costly in the three-set loss. The team showed some signs of life throughout the match, but fell, 12-25, 21-25, and 17-25. | Women's Volleyball
October 25, 2014 It's Gameday at Bowman Gray! Join Us For Senior Day And Wear Your Pink For Breast Cancer! WEEK #8 FOR THE WSSU RAMS With Homecoming in the rear view mirror, The #15 WSSU Rams will need to refocus for the stretch run of the season, as they will host 2014 CIAA surprise team, Livingstone College, in a CIAA Southern Division showdown. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:30 pm at Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
This Week in Rams Football Get an inside look at Rams football from head coach Kienus Boulware, senior quarterback Phillip Sims, linebacker D'metrius Smith, and fullback Jerry Goodson. | Football
October 22, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough Five-Set Loss to Lees-McRae WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-11) took a hard-fought five-set loss to the Lees-McRae Bobcats (14-7), Wednesday evening. The Lady Rams gave it their all in the tough loss as the team battled for every point in the match, but a late slump proved costly as the Lady Rams fell, 23-25, 25-15, 25-20, 19-25, and 12-15. The loss marked the team’s third five-set match since last Monday. | Women's Volleyball
October 22, 2014 Holland Named CIAA Rookie of the Week HAMPTON, VA- For the second time this season, Winston-Salem State freshman outside hitter Sydney Holland was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CAA) Rookie of the Week. She earned the honor, Wednesday morning after leading the team to a 2-2 effort, including one of their biggest wins of the season. | Women's Volleyball
October 20, 2014 Lady Rams Battle, But Fall Short in Five-Set Loss at Saint Augustine's RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-10, 10-3 CIAA) gave it their all, but the team fell short in a tough loss to the Saint Augustine’s Falcons (8-13, 6-7 CIAA). The match turned out to be an offensive showdown as both teams found kills, but the Lady Rams could not find the points when they needed them and the team finished the evening with the five-set loss, 26-28, 25-20, 22-25, 25-15, 13-15. | Women's Volleyball
October 18, 2014 Rams Defeat St. Augustine's Falcons, 36-13 on Homecoming 2014 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The #16 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams overcame 135 yards in penalties, and Phillip Sims threw for a career high three touchdowns, as the Rams rolled to a 36-13 homecoming victory over St. Augustine’s University Saturday afternoon in front of 16,555 fans. | Football
October 18, 2014 Lady Rams' Offense Struggles in Three-Set Loss at North Greenville TIGERVILLE, SC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-9) struggled to find points when the team took a tough three-set loss to the North Greenville Crusaders (14-8), Saturday evening. The Lady Rams found points hard to come by as the team fell 9-25, 23-25, and 17-25. | Women's Volleyball
October 18, 2014 Lady Rams Fall Short in Four-Set Loss to Limestone TIGERVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-8) saw their seven-match winning streak halted when the team took a four-set loss to the Limestone Saint (9-14), Saturday afternoon. After taking a pair of close losses in the two opening sets of the match, 21-25 and 20-25, the Lady Rams staged a late rally to take the third set, 25-22. However, the team’s efforts fell short in the fourth set and the team ended the match with the 14-25 loss. | Women's Volleyball
October 18, 2014 Lady Rams Fall Short in Four-Set Loss to Limestone TIGERVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-8) saw their seven-match winning streak halted when the team took a four-set loss to the Limestone Saint (9-14), Saturday afternoon. After taking a pair of close losses in the two opening sets of the match, 21-25 and 20-25, the Lady Rams staged a late rally to take the third set, 25-22. However, the team’s efforts fell short in the fourth set and the team ended the match with the 14-25 loss. | Women's Volleyball
October 17, 2014 Lady Rams Give Great Effort at Blue Ridge Open BOONE, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams cross country stepped up their efforts against some top-tier competition, Friday when the team competed in the Blue Ridge Open Cross Country Meet hosted by Appalachian State. The Lady Rams headed up into the mountains to compete against a stellar field of competition that included nine NCAA Division I teams and some of the top NCAA Division II teams in the state. | Women's Cross Country
This Week in Rams Football Winston-Salem State head football coach Kienus Boulware is joined by redshirt-junior James Whitner and defensive back Aliquon Bullock. | Football
October 16, 2014 Positivity Remains a Key for Wiggins' Great Season WINSTON-SALEM, NC – It’s not easy to be a quality cross country runner. Long, hilly courses and a field of competitors can be challenging for anyone who toes the line in this sport. Still, Winston-Salem State junior Danisha Wiggins has proven to be up for all of the challenges that come with being a good distance runner. For Wiggins, one of the keys to success remains being positive. | Women's Cross Country
October 15, 2014 Lady Rams Roll Past Scrappy Bluefield State for Three-Set Victory WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (11-7) extended their winning streak to seven matches, Wednesday evening when they took an impressive three-set win over the Bluefield State Blues (11-12). The Lady Rams had to fight hard to get past a scrappy Bluefield State team that showed a lot of fight throughout the match. | Women's Volleyball
October 15, 2014 Smith Named CIAA Rookie of the Week; Henderson Named CIAA Coach of the Week HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams volleyball program took home weekly from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) when freshman hitter Jasmine Smith was named the CIAA Rookie of the Week and head coach Andi Henderson was named the CIAA Coach of the week for the second week in a row. | Women's Volleyball
October 13, 2014 Lady Rams Stage Thrilling Comeback for Five-Set Win Over Fayetteville State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (10-7, 10-2 CIAA) and the Fayetteville State Lady Broncos (11-5, 10-2 CIAA) had a match for the ages, Monday evening as the Lady Rams staged a thrilling fifth-set comeback to win in a clash of Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) titans. After a pair of impressive 25-18 wins in the first two sets of the match, the Lady Rams dropped back-to-back sets, 15-25 and 19-25. However, in the fifth set, the team dug deep to rally from a nine-point fifth-set deficit to take the emotional win. | Women's Volleyball
October 13, 2014 Ram Madness Set For 10pm Tomorrow Night In Whitaker Gym The 2014-15 Winston-Salem State University women’s and men’s basketball team will be formally introduced on Tuesday evening, at 10:00 pm for Ram Madness at Whitaker Gym on the WSSU campus. | Men's Basketball
October 13, 2014 Get Your Tickets And Parking Early For 2014 Throwback Homecoming Game, Presented By Modern Automotive Winston-Salem State University fans are encouraged to get their tickets early to avoid long lines and traffic on Saturday in anticipation of 2014 Throwback Homecoming Game, presented by Modern Automotive. | Football
October 11, 2014 #15 WSSU Rams Blank The JCSU Golden Bulls, 37-0 CHARLOTTE, NC – #15 Winston-Salem State University ran up 473 yards of total offense, and Eric Williams caught two touchdown passes as the Rams rolled to a 37-0 shutout win over Johnson C. Smith at Memorial Stadium in Charlotte. | Football
October 11, 2014 Lady Rams Win 2014 Blue Bears Cross Country Invitational SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams cross country team continued a strong season when they won the 2014 Blue Bears Cross Country Invitational hosted by Livingstone College. Though the grey skies loomed, they could not catch up to the strong Lady Rams team that put on an impressive performance in the nearby meet. | Women's Cross Country
October 10, 2014 WSSU RAMS TRAVEL TO CHARLOTTE TO FACE GOLDEN BULLS WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- For the second straight week the #15 Winston-Salem State Rams will take their show on the road. This time, WSSU travels to Charlotte to take on rival, Johnson C. Smith University in a CIAA Southern Division showdown. Kickoff is scheduled for 2:00 pm at Memorial Stadium. | Football
Winston-Salem State head football coach Kienus Boulware talks to the media about the upcoming game at Johnson C. Smith following a brief word from our sponsor. | Football
October 9, 2014 Lady Rams Battle Past Livingstone for Fierce Four-Set Victory WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (9-7, 9-2 CIAA) had to dig deep to get a key four-set victory over the Livingstone College Blue Bears (9-8, 4-7 CIAA). The match was a tough, hard-fought affair from beginning to end with neither team willing to back down. In the end, it was the Lady Rams who had the heart to take home the hard-fought victory, 25-27, 25-15, 25-20, and 25-23. | Women's Volleyball
October 8, 2014 SOUTH LOT PARKING/TAILGATING, ONE DAY ONLY FOR 2014 WSSU THROWBACK HOMECOMING, PRESENTED BY MODERN AUTOMOTIVE South Lot parking and tailgating spaces will go on sale on next Thursday morning, October 16th, on a first come, first served basis. Each space is $25. | Football
October 6, 2014 Defense Drives Lady Rams to Three-Set Win Over Johnson C. Smith WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (8-7, 8-2 CIAA) took their fourth straight win behind a stellar defensive effort when they took a three-set win over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls (6-6, 5-5 CIAA), Monday evening. Defense was the order of the day for both teams as the squads combined for 40 total blocks in the match. | Women's Volleyball
October 4, 2014 #14 WSSU Rams Route The Chowan Hawks, 77-30 MURFREESBORO, NC – The #14 ranked Winston-Salem State University scored five first quarter touchdowns and rolled up a season high 587 yards, as the Rams totally dispatched the Chowan Hawks, 77-30 on a cold and brisk Saturday night in Murfreesboro, NC. | Football
October 4, 2014 Lady Rams Place Fifth at Shumake/Walker HBCU Challenge; Rams Place 14th CARY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams and Lady Rams cross country teams put on some impressive performances at the Shumake/Walker HBCU Challenge at the Great American Cross Country Festival. Both teams ran well against some of the best HBCU competition in the nation. | Women's Cross Country
This Week in Rams Football Get an inside look at Rams football with head coach Kienus Boulware and offensive lineman Michael Sellers. Press conference to begin after a brief word from our sponsor. | Football
October 2, 2014 Lady Rams Roll in Three-Set Win at Shaw RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-7, 7-2 CIAA) picked up their third straight Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) victory, Thursday when the team rolled to a three-set road win over the Shaw Lady Bears (0-11, 0-9 CIAA). The Lady Rams controlled the entire match and took the three sets, 25-13, 25-17, and 25-10. | Women's Volleyball
October 2, 2014 WSSU Picked To Finish Second in CIAA Southern Division; Bazemore and Jones Selected to Preseason All-CIAA Team CHARLOTTE, NC – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association released its 2014-15 Predicted Order of Finish and Preseason All-CIAA team, and the Winston-Salem State University Rams were selected to finish second in the CIAA’s Southern Division, and WyKevin Bazemore and Marquez Jones were selected to the preseason team. | Men's Basketball
October 2, 2014 Lady Rams Picked to Place Third in CIAA Southern Division; Scott Named to Pre-Season All-CIAA Team HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams were predicted to finish third in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Preseason Predicted Order of Finish, Thursday afternoon. The announcement was made at the 2014 CIAA Basketball Media Day at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, N.C. | Women's Basketball
October 1, 2014 Owens Named CIAA Volleyball Player of the Week HAMPTON, VA – Winston-Salem State junior right side hitter Olivia Owens was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Player of the Week, Wednesday. She took home the honor after leading the Lady Rams to a 2-1 performance against CIAA teams and a 2-2 overall record. | Women's Volleyball
September 28, 2014 Holland Powers Lady Rams Past Chowan in Three-Set Victory CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (6-7, 6-2 CIAA) closed out the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Round-Up in style when they took an impressive three-set win over the Chowan Hawks. The Lady Rams took the win in impressive fashion, 25-20, 25-17, and 28-26. While the Lady Rams’ defense shone on the opening day of the event, the WSSU offense was the order of the day on Sunday morning. | Women's Volleyball
September 27, 2014 WSSU Rams Control Second Half To Roll Past Elizabeth City State, 35-7 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The #15 Winston-Salem State University Rams overcame a sluggish first half start, to outscore the Elizabeth City State Vikings 21-0 in the second half, as they came away with a 35-7 victory. | Football
September 27, 2014 Zimmerman Places Sixth, Wiggins Places Seventh at 31st Greensboro Invitational GREENSBORO, NC - The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams saw another strong performance by its dynamic duo of sophomore Micalyne Zimmerman and junior Danisha Wiggins. The Lady Rams tandem recorded another top 10 finish to lead the Lady Rams to a fourth place finish among the women’s college teams at the meet. | Women's Cross Country
September 27, 2014 Lady Rams Defense Dominates in Three-Set Win Over Elizabeth City State CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (5-7, 5-2 CIAA) returned to form when they rolled to an impressive three-set win over the Elizabeth City State Vikings (4-9, 4-4 CIAA) at the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Round-Up. After taking a five-set loss to Virginia State to open the day, the Lady Rams bounced back in a big way with an impressive three-set win over Elizabeth City State. The Lady Rams controlled the entire match as they didn’t allow the Vikings to get more than 20 points in any set of the match and rolled to the win, 25-19, 25-16, and 25-15. | Women's Volleyball
September 27, 2014 Lady Rams Suffer Heartbreaking Five-Set Loss to Virginia State CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-7, 4-2 CIAA) came up just short in a tough loss to the Virginia State Lady Trojans (4-5, 2-4 CIAA) in the opening match of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Round Up hosted by Johnson C. Smith University. The match was a hotly contested affair on both sides with each set going into extra points. After dominating the opening set of the match with a 25-15 win, the Lady Rams fell short in a see-saw battle 25-27, 24-26, 28-26, and 16-18. | Women's Volleyball
September 27, 2014 WSSU FOOTBALL GAME DAY! #15 WSSU Rams vs. Elizabeth City State After a tough non-conference schedule that saw the WSSU Rams face two ranked teams, and three playoff teams, the #15 ranked Winston-Salem State Rams will shift focus as they begin their run for another CIAA Title, as the Rams will host the Vikings of Elizabeth City State University in the CIAA opener, at Bowman Gray Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:00 pm. | Football
June 16, 2014 WSSU ATHLETICS TO INDUCT 2014 CLARENCE E. “BIG HOUSE” GAINES HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Athletic Hall of Fame Committee will induct the 2014 inductees into the Clarence E. “Big House” Gaines Athletic Hall of Fame on tomorrow, September 26th at the Benton Convention Center. Eight individuals and one team will take their place among the WSSU greats. The individual inductees and the team will be inducted in a ceremony on Friday, September 26th at the Benton Convention Center located in downtown Winston-Salem, N.C. and will be honored at halftime of the Winston-Salem State versus Elizabeth City State football game on Saturday, September 27th at Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
September 23, 2014 Lady Rams Basketball Announces Exciting 2014-15 Schedule WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams have never been shy about scheduling tough competition and the 2014-15 season will be no different as the Lady Rams will take on some of the top NCAA Division II teams on the east coast. With a full slate of quality opponents, including three conference champions and participants in the NCAA Division II playoffs last season, the Lady Rams are geared up and ready for season full of excitement. | Women's Basketball
September 22, 2014 Lady Rams Roll to Three-Set Win Over Feisty Saint Augustine's WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (4-5, 4-1 CIAA) clicked on all cylinders when the team took an impressive three-set win over the feisty Saint Augustine’s Falcons (1-8, 1-4 CIAA), Monday evening. The Lady Rams needed every bit of effort to get the win as both teams fought for every point in the match. In the end, it was the Lady Rams who came out on top, 25-21, 25-19, and 25-10. | Women's Volleyball
September 22, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE RELEASES 2014-15 MEN’S BASKETBALL SCHEDULE WINSTON-SALEM, NC – 12 home games, a participant from the NCAA DII Final Four, and an always tough CIAA slate, highlight the 2014-15 Winston-Salem State University Rams basketball schedule. | Men's Basketball
September 20, 2014 WSSU RAMS UPEND THE TUSKEGEE GOLDEN TIGERS, 24-13 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The #18 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams overcame a sluggish first half and uncharacteristic penalties, to outscore Tuskegee 14-3 in the second half, as they pulled away for a 24-13 win in front of a national televised audience. | Football
September 20, 2014 It's Game Day! Week #3 for the WSSU Rams The #18 ranked Winston-Salem State Rams (1-1) will look to get back on the winning track this week, when they play host to the Golden Tigers of Tuskegee University (1-1) at Bowman Gray Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:00 pm. | Football
September 19, 2014 Rams, Lady Rams Post Solid Efforts at Adidas Cross Country Challenge CARY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams and Lady Rams cross country teams had another solid day at the Adidas Cross Country Challenge. The two teams got their first run on the course that will once again host the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Cross Country Championships and they did not disappoint. | Men's Cross Country
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September 18, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough Five-Set Loss at Fayetteville State FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (3-5, 3-1 CIAA) gave a strong effort, but the team faded late in a heartbreaking five-set road loss to the Fayetteville State Lady Broncos (4-4, 3-2 CIAA). After winning the opening two sets of the match, 25-22 and 25-22, the team took tough losses in the final three sets, 19-25, 12-25, and 12-15. | Women's Volleyball
September 17, 2014 WSSU ATHLETICS INKS HISTORIC DEAL WITH MODERN AUTOMOTIVE WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics has signed a new 3-Year Contract with Modern Automotive that will extend through the 2017 academic/athletics season.Three WSSU Rams have earned CIAA honors for the second consecutive week for their performances against Valdosta State last week. | Football
September 15, 2014 WSSU's Brass Becomes WSSU All-Time Career Leader in Assists RICHMOND, VA – Winston-Salem State Lady Rams senior setter Kayla Brass wasted little time writing her name into the next chapter of WSSU athletics when she became the school’s career leader in assists. For her career, Brass has totaled 1,618 assists, including 137 in the first seven matches for the Lady Rams. | Women's Volleyball
September 14, 2014 Lady Rams Close Out CIAA Round Up with Three-Set Win Over Bowie State RICHMOND, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (3-4, 3-0 CIAA) closed out the weekend in style when the team took a dominating three-set win over the Bowie State Lady Bulldogs. The Lady Rams took the win, 25-21, 25-6, and 25-15. With the straight set victory, the Lady Rams close out a perfect weekend as they won all three matches of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Round Up in three sets. | Women's Volleyball
September 13, 2014 Rams Late Rally Falls Short In Loss To Valdosta State POWDER SPRINGS, GA – The #12 Winston-Salem State University Rams could not overcome costly penalties and a late fumble, as they fell to #23 Valdosta State 22-17 in Powder Springs, GA Saturday evening. | Football
September 13, 2014 Lady Rams Stay Hot with Three-Set Win at Virginia Union RICHMOND, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-4, 2-0 CIAA) kept up their strong play in their second match of the day when the team took an impressive three-set road win over the Virginia Union Panthers. With the win, the Lady Rams remain perfect in Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association play. | Women's Volleyball
September 13, 2014 Lady Rams Roll to Three-Set Win Over The Lincoln University RICHMOND, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (1-4) picked up their first win of the season in style when the team took an impressive three-set win over The Lincoln (Pa.) University (0-2) Lady Lions. In addition to notching their first win of the season, the Lady Rams opened Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play with a win. | Women's Volleyball
September 12, 2014 Former Rams Basketball Legend William English Passes Away WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University family lost a legendary figure, Thursday with the passing of basketball legend William English. A member of the Rams’ 1967 Division II national championship team, English passed away in Raleigh, North Carolina, Wednesday. | Men's Basketball
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September 10, 2014 WSSU Athletics Receives Toyota Prius As Part of CIAA Partnership with Toyota Green Initiative WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletic just got green. | Football
September 9, 2014 Lady Rams Falter in Three-Set Loss to Belmont Abbey WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-4) struggled to find an answer for the Belmont Abbey Crusaders (1-4) in a three-set loss, Tuesday evening. The Lady Rams gave a great effort, but could not seem to find points against the tough Crusaders defense, falling 17-25, 10-25, and 14-25. | Women's Volleyball
September 9, 2014 WSSU TRIO OF JUSTIN KEE, ALFY HILL & ALEJANDRO SUAREZ EARN CIAA HONORS HAMPTON, VA – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association released its Players of the Week today, and Winston-Salem State’s Justin Kee, Alfy Hill and Alejandro Suarez were named offensive lineman, defensive lineman and special team player of the week for their performances last week versus UNC Pembroke. | Football
September 7, 2014 WSSU Rams Roll Over UNC Pembroke Braves 38-7 In Season Opener WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- The Kienus Boulware era of Winston-Salem State University football got off to a great start, as the #14 WSSU Rams scored 31 first half points, enroute to a convincing 38-7 win over #21 UNC Pembroke on Saturday night in Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem, NC. | Football
September 6, 2014 Lady Rams Close Out Al Roseboro Invitational with Three-Set Loss to Brevard WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-3) faded late in a tough three-set loss to the Brevard College Tornados (4-0). The Lady Rams showed some great fight early in a hard-fought 24-26 first set loss, but the team struggled in the final two sets with 17-25 and 13-25 respective losses in the final two sets. | Women's Volleyball
September 6, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough Three-Set Loss to Kutztown in Al Roseboro Invitational WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-2) continue to struggle early this season as the team took a hard-fought three-set loss to the Kutztown Bears (2-1) on the second day of the inaugural Al Roseboro Invitational Tournament. | Women's Volleyball
September 6, 2014 WSSU FOOTBALL GAME DAY! The #14 ranked Winston-Salem State Rams open the 2014 season, its first under Kienus Boulware as head coach, on Saturday when the Braves of UNC Pembroke invade Bowman Gray Stadium for an early season ranked matchup. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:00 p.m. | Football
September 5, 2014 Lady Rams, Rams Open 2014 Season at Catawba Invitational SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams and Lady Rams cross country teams opened the 2014 season with some strong efforts at the 2014 Catawba Invitational at Salisbury Park in nearby Salisbury, N.C. The Rams and Lady Rams had to outrun rain and humidity for some strong finishes at the meet. | Women's Cross Country
September 5, 2014 Lady Rams Struggle in Season-Opening Four-Set Loss to West Virginia State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (0-1) ran into some early struggles in their first match of the season when the team took a four-set loss to the West Virginia State Yellowjackets (1-0) in the opening match of the 2014 Al Roseboro Invitational Tournament. The Lady Rams looked really sharp at times during the match, but could not find a consistent groove in the hard-fought loss. | Women's Volleyball
This Week in Rams Football Get an inside look at Winston-Salem State University Football from head coach Kienus Boulware and selected players. | Football
September 4, 2014 Lady Rams to Kick Off 2014 Season with Inaugural Al Roseboro Invitational WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams volleyball team will begin its next chapter tomorrow afternoon when the team hosts the inaugural Al Roseboro Invitational Tournament. The tournament will feature a number of quality teams from varying regions, including teams from the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC), the Mountain East Conference (MEC), Conference Carolinas (CCA), and the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA), among others. | Women's Volleyball
September 4, 2014 WSSU Set For Halloween Homecoming in 2015 The Winston-Salem State University Homecoming date for 2015 has been set. | Football
September 1, 2014 Former WSSU Ram, Carlos Fields, Signed To Tampa Bay Buccaneers Practice Squad WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Former WSSU Rams, Carlos Fields, is able to keep his NFL dream alive, as the former two-time CIAA Defensive Player of the Year and two-time NCAA Division II All-American, has been signed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice squad for the 2014 season. | Football
August 28, 2014 2014 BOWMAN GRAY STADIUM POLICIES WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Welcome to another new season and the Next Chapter of WSSU Rams Football! WSSU wants to ensure that everyone is up to speed with what is going on with parking, ticketing and all stadium policies! | Football
August 25, 2014 Lady Rams Picked First in CIAA Volleyball Predicted Order of Finish; Owens, Brass Named to Pre-Season All-CIAA Team HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams were picked as preseason favorites in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) predicted order of finish, Monday morning. The Lady Rams earned the selection after tying Virginia State for the best conference record at 14-2 last season and finishing as runners-up for the 2013 CIAA Championship. | Women's Volleyball
WSSU Department of Athletics Accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge The Winston-Salem State University stepped up to accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. (Video by Garrett Garms, WSSU Photography)
August 22, 2014 WSSU Rams To Scrimmage On Friday Night WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Due to racing in Bowman Gray Stadium on Saturday, the Winston-Salem State University Rams football team will move their scrimmage from tomorrow, Saturday, to tonight, Friday at 7:00pm at Civitan Park. | Football
August 22, 2014 Lady Rams Volleyball Prepared for Next Chapter After Pre-Season Camp WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams volleyball team is ready for its next chapter after finishing their preseason camp. After a historically successful 2013 season, the Lady Rams have completed their preseason camp preparations for the upcoming season and have set their sights even higher this season. “The team worked really hard with three-a-day practices,” WSSU head volleyball coach Andi Henderson said. “I saw improvements from start to finish.” | Women's Volleyball
August 19, 2014 Rams Wrap Up Practice Session With Classes Set to Begin WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Rams will wrap up preseason drills this afternoon with a 4:00 pm practice, their second of the day, as classes are set to begin on Wednesday morning on the WSSU campus. | Football
August 19, 2014 WSSU's Ray Crawford Named CVCL Player of the Year for Kernersville Bulldogs WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Carolina Virginia Collegiate League has announced that Kernersville Bulldog outfielder Ray Crawford has been named the 2014 CVCL Player of the Year in a vote taken by league coaches, general managers, and the board of directors. | Baseball
August 16, 2014 Meet The Rams Day! WINSTON-SALEM, NC - WSSU RamNation,follow the Red Sea of Sound to K.R. Williams Auditorium to MEET THE RAMS from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. | Football
August 15, 2014 Did You Miss WSSU Athletic Director, Tonia Walker on Blogtalk Radio? Listen To It Here! WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Did you miss Winston-Salem State University Director of Athletics, Mrs. Tonia Walker, on A Chat in the Garden on Tuesday with Monique A.J. Smith?
August 11, 2014 WSSU RAMS WELCOME 130 FOR PRESEASON CAMP WINSTON-SALEM - The Winston-Salem State University football team will begin preparation for the 2014 season on Wednesday, when the Rams will hit the practice field for the first time. | Football
July 28, 2014 WSSU RAMS ATHLETICS KICKS OFF COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT WEEK WITH CHURCH SERVICE WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics kicked off Community Engagement Week on Sunday, as athletic staff and coaches visited First Baptist Church on Highland Avenue. | Football
July 28, 2014 Sigala to Continue Her Education at University of East London LONDON, UK – The work is not done for former Winston-Salem State Lady Rams volleyball player Katelyn Sigala. After graduating from Winston-Salem State University in June, Sigala will continue her education at the University of East London in the United Kingdom. | Women's Volleyball
July 25, 2014 The Next Chapter The book opened for Athletics at Winston-Salem State University many years ago. Since its inception, pages of the book continue to be added. It is so refreshing to see the progression that has taken place over the years. | Football
July 24, 2014 WSSU RAMS PICKED TO WIN CIAA SOUTHERN DIVISION; SEVEN RAMS EARNS PRESEASON HONORS DURHAM, N.C. - The Winston-Salem State University Rams were picked to repeat as Southern Division Champs, and are the favorites to win the CIAA Crown, and seven Ram players were selected to the preseason All-CIAA team, as The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) in conjunction with the CIAA Football Coaches Association released the Predicted Order of Finish and Preseason Teams on Thursday afternoon at CIAA Football Media Day held in Durham, NC. | Football
July 24, 2014 RAMS SET FOR MEDIA DAY DURHAM, NC - The 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Football Media Day is scheduled to take place this morning, Thursday, July 24 at 11:30 a.m. in Durham, North Carolina at the Durham Convention Center. | Football
July 21, 2014 WSSU’s LELAND CLEMMONS SIGNS WITH KANSAS CITY ROYALS WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Former Winston-Salem State University baseball player, Leland Clemmons, has signed a deal to play professional baseball with Kansas City Royals. | Baseball
July 1, 2014 WSSU’s PRESTON ROSS SIGNS WITH UCD MARIAN DUBLIN WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Former Winston-Salem State University basketball player, Preston Ross III, has signed a deal to play professional basketball with UCD Marian Dublin which is a top division team located in Dublin, Ireland. The team plays in the Premier League which is the top division in Ireland. | Men's Basketball
June 30, 2014 WSSU Searching For Next "Voice Of the Rams" The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics is searching for the next voice of WSSU Athletics! Do you or someone you know have the voice and enthusiasm to captivate Bowman Gray Stadium, the CE Gaines Center and the WSSU Ram Nation? If so, WSSU would be interested in hearing from you as they fill athletics’ public address announcer spots for the 2014-2015 seasons. | Football
June 13, 2014 James Wilhelmi Introduced as the 8th Men's Basketball Head Coach at WSSU Winston-Salem State University announced the hiring of James Wilhelmi as its eighth men's basketball head coach. | Men's Basketball
June 6, 2014 WSSU Board Of Trustees Approves Contract For New Men's Basketball Coach WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- The Winston Salem State University Board of Trustees officially approved a contract this morning for the next head men’s basketball coach. | Men's Basketball
May 27, 2014 Brass to Participate in Excellence in Cardiovascular Sciences Summer Research Symposium WINSTON-SALEM, NC – After an excellent season on the court, Winston-Salem State senior setter Kayla Brass will be spending the summer making strides off the court when she participates in the Excellence in Cardiovascular Sciences Summer Research Program at the Wake Forest School of Medicine. | Women's Volleyball
May 25, 2014 Lady Rams 4x100m Relay Places Second at 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor National Championships ALLENDALE, MI – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams 4x100m relay team stepped up in a big way, Saturday when the team placed second at the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field National Championship Meet. After qualifying for the finals with a 46.41 and placing eighth, Thursday afternoon, the Lady Rams stepped up their efforts in a big way with a stellar finals performance. | Women's Track
May 24, 2014 McNeil Places 9th in Triple Jump at 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Nationals ALLENDALE, MI- Winston-Salem State University triple jumper Tajanel McNeil capped a stellar junior season with a ninth place finish in the women’s triple jump at the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field National Championship Meet. The junior placed ninth among the field of 20 competitors on the nation’s largest stage. | Women's Track
May 23, 2014 Lady Rams 4x100m Relay Qualifies for Finals at 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field National Championships ALLENDALE, MI – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams 4x100m relay team earned a spot in the finals of the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field National Championship Meet, Thursday. The team earned the spot when ran a 46.41 to place tied for sixth place in the preliminaries of the event. | Women's Track
May 19, 2014 WSSU'S CRAWFORD, ANDRUS EARN ALL-REGION HONORS MILLERSVILLE, PA -- Daktronics and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association have released their All-Region teams, and WSSU’s Ray Crawford and Conner Andrus have earned spots on both teams. | Baseball
May 19, 2014 JAGUARS SIGN WSSU'S JEROME JUNIOR JACKSONVILLE, FLA – The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed former WSSU safety, Jerome Junior, after the two-day rookie minicamp that ended this past weekend. | Football
May 16, 2014 WSSU'S SEASON COMES TO AN END WITH HEARTBREAKING 1-0 LOSS TO KUTZTOWN READING, PA – Winston-Salem State University’s season came to an end with a heartbreaking 1-0 defeated to Kutztown University in the NCAA DII Atlantic Regional at Owls Field in White Lawn, PA. | Baseball
May 16, 2014 Over 40 WSSU Student-Athletes Among 2014 Graduates WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Over 40 former Winston-Salem State University student-athletes were among the approximately 1,100 undergraduate and graduate students participating in Winston-Salem State University’s 2014 Commencement.
May 16, 2014 Cole Joins Lady Rams Basketball Coaching Staff WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University women’s basketball program will welcome a new addition this week when Annitra Cole joins the coaching staff as an assistant coach. She comes to Winston-Salem State after spending three seasons as the head coach of the Washington Adventist University Shock. | Women's Basketball
May 16, 2014 WSSU's Carlos Fields Officially Signs With Oakland Raiders ALAMEDA, CA – Winston-Salem State University senior linebacker, Carlos Fields, has made it official as he has signed with the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent. | Football
May 15, 2014 WSSU Rams Drop Heartbreaker To Shepherd University 4-3 in NCAA Regional READING, PA – Winston-Salem State could not overcome four defensive errors and 11 men stranded on base, as they would fall 4-3 to the Shepherd University Rams in the opening game of the NCAA DII Atlantic Regional at Owls Field in Reading, PA. | Baseball
May 14, 2014 WSSU to Compete in Three Events at 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field National Championships INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams will once again step into the national limelight when the team sends five student-athletes to compete in the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The Lady Rams will send competitors in the women’s 4x100m relay, the triple jump, and the women’s 400m run to compete on the largest stage. | Women's Track
May 13, 2014 Eight Lady Rams Named to USTFCCCA All-Region Team NEW ORLEANS, LA – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams track & field team had eight student-athletes to earn spots on the United State Track & Field & Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), Monday afternoon. The Lady Rams earned the honors after ranking in the top five of each event in the Atlantic Region. | Women's Track
May 12, 2014 WSSU’s Bartlett Named to 2014 Daktronics Atlantic Region First Team WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The honors just keep rolling in for Winston-Salem State junior third base Katrina Bartlett as she earned a spot on the 2014 Daktronics Atlantic Region team. The team is comprised of the top student-athletes from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA), the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC), and the Mountain East Conference (MEC). She earned first team honors after a stellar season that saw her take home first team All-Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) honors as well. | Softball
May 12, 2014 Keep Up With WSSU Baseball On The NCAA Atlantic Regional Tournament Page Keep up with all the latest from the NCAA Atlantic Regional and your WSSU Rams by visiting the site: http://www.kubears.com/news/2014/5/9/BB_0509140057.aspx | Baseball
May 11, 2014 Lady Rams 4x100m Relay Posts Fifth Best National Time at Aggie Last Chance Meet GREENSBORO, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams outdoor track & field team had some great performances at the 2014 Aggie Last Chance Meet hosted by North Carolina A&T State University. The Lady Rams’ 4x100m relay team took center stage when the team posted a 45.98 to place second in the event. With the effort, the Lady Rams posted the fifth best NCAA Division II time in the nation. | Women's Track
May 11, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE TO FACE SHEPHERD IN NCAA ATLANTIC REGIONAL INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The NCAA Division II Baseball Selection show took place a short while ago and Winston-Salem State (36-17) will be making its fourth consecutive trip to the NCAA’s, as they garnered a #5 seed and will take on the Rams of Shepherd University (38-12) , the #2 seed. | Baseball
May 10, 2014 Lady Rams Fade Late in 10-5 Loss to Bloomsburg in 2014 NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional CALIFORNIA, PA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (28-13) took a tough 10-5 loss to the Bloomsburg Huskies (28-18), Saturday afternoon in the elimination round of the 2014 NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament. The Lady Rams could not match a furious late rally by the Huskies as WSSU was outscored 7-0 in the final three innings of the game. The rally erased a 5-4 fifth-inning lead by the Lady Rams. | Softball
May 9, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough 9-0 Loss to #12 California (Pa.) at 2014 NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional CALIFORNIA, PA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (28-12) gave it their all, but the team could not get any runs across the plate in a tough 9-0 loss to the #12 California University of Pennsylvania Vulcans (36-5). The loss snapped a seven-game winning streak for the Lady Rams and gave the team a critical loss in the post-season tournament. | Softball
May 8, 2014 Four WSSU Student-Athletes Named to 2014 CIAA Commissioner's All-Academic Team HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics had four student-athletes named to the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) All-Academic Team. WSSU senior offensive lineman Nathaniel Hartung, tennis player Corey Bonnette, and Lady Rams’ basketball players Jasmine Elum and Dionna Scott were all recognized as some of the top student-athletes in the CIAA. The honor is bestowed upon the conference’s best student-athletes for their efforts both in the field of play and in the classroom.
May 8, 2014 Lady Rams to Make Return to NCAA Division II Playoffs vs. #12 California (Pa.) CALIFORNIA, PA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (28-11) will make their third trip to the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament for the third time in the past four seasons when they take on the #12 California University of Pennsylvania Vulcans (35-5) in the opening game of the tournament, Friday afternoon. The Lady Rams will enter the tournament as the eighth seed and will take on the top-seeded Vulcans. The two teams are set for a 11:00 a.m. first pitch at Lilley Field on the campus of California University of Pennsylvania. | Softball
May 7, 2014 WSSU RAMS BASEBALL FALLS TO #2 LANDER, 9-3 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The #2 ranked Lander University Bearcats used a five run fifth inning to pull away from Winston-Salem State, as they defeated the Rams 9-3 Wednesday night at BB&T Ballpark. | Baseball
May 5, 2014 Lady Rams to Open 2014 NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament Against Top-Seeded California (Pa.) INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (28-11) will begin their third trip to post-season against the top-seeded hosts, the California (Pa.) Vulcans. The Lady Rams will make their third trip to the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament in four years as the eighth seed after going 28-11 and winning the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Championship. The Lady Rams and the Vulcans are set for a 1:00 p.m. match up at Lilley Field on the campus of California University of Pennsylvania. | Softball
April 25, 2014 WSSU Rams Hold Off Bluefield State Blues, 4-3 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State got an insurance run in the bottom of the eighth, as Conner Andrus went deep to left field, and Seth McHaffey came in for a three pitch save in the ninth inning, as the WSSU Rams held on for a 4-3 win over Bluefield State on Saturday night at Mando Field in Mocksville, NC. | Baseball
April 30, 2014 WSSU Names Tonia Walker Athletic Director WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Tonia Walker, associate director of athletics and senior woman administration at Winston-Salem State University, has been named the athletic director for the program effective immediately. | Football
PRESS CONFERENCE VIDEO: Tonia Walker Named Winston-Salem State University Director of Athletics Tonia Walker is introduced as the Director of Athletics at Winston-Salem State University. (Video Courtesy of WSSU Athletic Media Relations)
April 25, 2014 McNeil Places 19th in Triple Jump at The Penn Relays PHILADELPHIA, PA – Winston-Salem State University junior triple jumper Tajanel McNeil had a solid day at The Penn Relays, Friday. As the only WSSU competitor on the day, she represented the team well with another great effort against some of the top competition in the nation. | Women's Track
April 25, 2014 Rams, Lady Rams Celebrate Another Successful Year at 2014 WSSU Athletics Banquet WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Department celebrated another success athletic year, Wednesday afternoon at the Benton Convention Center in downtown Winston-Salem, N.C. The event, which was hosted by WXII News Anchor Cameron Kent, recognized the student-athletes of Winston-Salem State University for another successful year in the field of play, in the classroom, and in the community. The highlight of the event came when speaker Alan L. Caldwell, Director of Community & Civic Engagement with Reynolds American Services, delivered the keynote address.
April 24, 2014 WSSU RAMS FALL TO GEORGIA COLLEGE BOBCATS, 6-3 MILLEDGEVILLE, GA – Winston-Salem State allowed one big inning for Georgia College and could not overcome the deficit late, as the Rams fell 6-3 to the Bobcats on Thursday at John Krtz Field on the Georgia College campus. | Baseball
April 24, 2014 Lady Rams Give Solid Efforts Among World's Best at The Penn Relays PENNSYLVANIA, PA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams track & field team took the track against some of the top competition in the world at The Penn Relays, Thursday. The Lady Rams relay teams, along with long and triple jumper Tajanel McNeil took part in one of the most prominent track & field events in the world. | Women's Track
April 22, 2014 WSSU's Rudd One of 12 Coaches Awarded UPLIFT Registration Scholarship CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Felicia Hall Allen & Associates congratulates the 12 recipients of the UPLIFT Registration Scholarship sponsored by the NCAA. The scholarship covers the cost of registration for A Step Up Fort Lauderdale 2014, the professional development symposium for basketball assistant coaches which will be held May 2-4 at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina. | Women's Basketball
April 24, 2014 WSSU Powerhouse of Red & White to Hold 2014 Summer Camps WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The WSSU Powerhouse of Red & White will hold a pair of camps this summer. Whether individual or as members of a team, young girls and boys will have the opportunity to learn from the best and gain an experience that they can cherish for a lifetime. The WSSU Powerhouse of Red and White will hold its 9th annual Cheer Explosion Individual and 4th annual SU America Team camps this summer!
April 22, 2014 WSSU Athletics To Host NASCAR Drive For Diversity Combine For Second Straight Year WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The NASCAR Drive for Diversity Crew Member Development program in association with the Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics will hold a combine for male and female athletes to try out for positions for possible careers as a NASCAR pit crew member. | Football
April 19, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE TOPS VA STATE FOR THE 2014 CIAA BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP Ettrick, VA – The Rams of Winston-Salem State University are the CIAA Baseball Champions for the fourth consecutive season after a 9-5 victory against Virginia State University in the championship game held on Saturday, April 19th at Whaley Colbert Field on the campus of VSU. | Baseball
April 19, 2014 Lady Rams Win 2014 CIAA Softball Championship in Dramatic Fashion PETERSBURG, VA- The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams (28-11) captured the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Championship in thrilling fashion on Saturday afternoon with a 5-4 victory over the Saint Augustine’s Lady Falcons (18-21). The Lady Rams clinched their seventh CIAA Championship in program history with the win and will make an NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional appearance May 9th-11th. The Lady Rams had to hold off a furious late rally by a Lady Falcons team that never quit. | Softball
April 19, 2014 Lady Rams Finish Fourth at 2014 CIAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships ETTRICK, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams moved up one spot to place fourth at the second day of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Outdoor Track & Field Championship Meet. The Lady Rams finished the meet with 81 total points after totaling 18 points on day one of the meet. | Women's Track
April 18, 2014 Rams Give It Their All in 5-2 Loss to Chowan at 2014 CIAA Men's Tennis Semifinals ETTRICK, VA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (8-10) left it all on the court when the team took a heartbreaking 5-2 loss to the Chowan Hawks (17-8) in the semifinal round of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Men’s Tennis Championship Tournament. After taking a 2-1 lead in doubles play, the Rams suffered four straight losses in singles play to take the heartbreaking season-ending loss and ended the Rams chances of a second straight CIAA championship. | Men's Tennis
April 18, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE WILL PLAY VIRGINIA STATE FOR THE 2014 CIAA BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP Ettrick, VA - The 2014 CIAA Baseball Championship finals are set with wins by Winston-Salem State University and Virginia State University on Friday afternoon at Whaley Colbert Field on the campus of VSU. | Baseball
April 18, 2014 Lady Rams Put Up Strong Efforts in Opening Day of 2014 CIAA Track & Field Championships ETTRICK, VA – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams track & field team had to outrun cold weather and a stellar field of competition to put on some strong efforts on the opening day of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Outdoor Track & Field Championship Meet. As a team, the Lady Rams totaled 18 points on the opening day of the meet and sent several qualifiers for the event finals on day two of the meet. | Women's Track
April 18, 2014 JAMES WILHELMI NAMED INTERIM HEAD COACH WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Interim Director of Athletics, Tonia Walker, has appointed James Wilhelmi as the Interim Head Coach of the WSSU Men’s Basketball Program following Bobby Collins move to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. | Men's Basketball
April 18, 2014 Lady Rams Advance to CIAA Softball Championship Finals with 4-1 Win Over Saint Augustine's ETTRICK, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (27-11) advanced to the finals of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Softball Championship Tournament when the team took a 4-1 win over the Saint Augustine’s University Lady Falcons (17-20), Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams combined some strong hitting and some untimely fielding errors by the Lady Falcons to make their third trip to the championship finals in three seasons. | Softball
April 17, 2014 WSSU RAMS OUTLAST ST. AUGUSTINE'S FALCONS 6-5 IN 15 INNINGS PETERSBURG, VA – Winston-Salem State’s Ray Crawford singled home Alex Grubb in the bottom of the 15th inning to give the top seeded Rams a 6-5 win to advance to the semi-final round of the 2014 CIAA Baseball Championships. | Baseball
April 17, 2014 Rams Advance to CIAA Semifinals with 5-0 Win Over Johnson C. Smith ETTRICK, VA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (8-9) opened their defense of their Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) championship with a bang when the team took a dominating 5-0 win over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls in the quarterfinal rounds of the tournament. | Men's Tennis
April 17, 2014 Lady Rams Clamp Down for 2-0 Win Over Chowan on Opening Day of 2014 CIAA Softball Tournament PETERSBURG, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (26-11) turned up their defensive efforts to take a key 2-0 win over the Chowan Hawks (16-30) to stay in the winner’s bracket at the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Softball Championship Tournament, Thursday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the win behind a stellar defensive effort as they held the Lady Hawks scoreless on five hits to take the victory. | Softball
April 17, 2014 Lady Rams End Season with 5-0 Loss to Virginia State at 2014 CIAA Women's Tennis Quarterfinals PETERSBURG, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-12) ended their 2014 season on a down note when the team took a hard-fought 5-0 loss to the host Virginia State Lady Trojans (14-3), Thursday afternoon in the quarterfinal round of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Women’s Tennis Championship Tournament. The loss came in spite of a great effort by the Lady Rams as the team left it all on the court as the team pushed the match to nearly three hours. | Women's Tennis
April 17, 2014 Lady Rams Open 2014 CIAA Softball Tournament with 15-2 Win Over Elizabeth City State PETERSBURG, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (25-11) opened the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Softball Championship Tournament with a bang when the team took an impressive 15-2 win over the Elizabeth City State Lady Vikings (8-22) at the Petersburg Sports Complex. The Lady Rams took advantage of six Lady Vikings fielding errors to score seven unearned runs to take the victory. | Softball
April 17, 2014 Ray Crawford Named CIAA Baseball Player of the Year Hampton, VA - The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association, in conjunction with the CIAA Baseball Coaches Association, announces its selections for the 2014 All-Conference Teams, All-Rookie Team and Players of the Year, and WSSU's Ray Crawford was named CIAA Player of the Year. | Baseball
April 16, 2014 WSSU's Kevin Ritsche Named CIAA Coach Of The Year For Third Time PETERSBURG, VA - For the third consecutive season, Winston-Salem State University head baseball coach, Kevin Ritsche, has been named the CIAA Baseball Coach of the Year. | Baseball
April 16, 2014 #1 Seed Lady Rams to Take on #4 Elizabeth City State to Open 2014 CIAA Softball Championship Tournament PETERSBURG, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams will open the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Softball Championship Tournament, Thursday afternoon when the team takes on the Elizabeth City State Lady Vikings () at 12:00 p.m. at the Petersburg Sports Complex. | Softball
April 17, 2014 Rams, Lady Rams to Open 2014 CIAA Men's & Women's Tennis Championship Tournament PETERSBURG, VA – The Winston-Salem State Rams and Lady Rams tennis teams will kick off the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championship Tournament next weekend when the teams begin play, Thursday on the campus of Virginia State University. | Men's Tennis
April 16, 2014 Several Lady Rams Earn CIAA Honors | Softball
April 13, 2014 WSSU Rams Clinch CIAA Regular Season With Sweep Of Lincoln University Lions WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University swept the Lincoln University on Sunday afternoon, 5-4 and 11-3, to clinch the CIAA Baseball Regular Season Crown heading into Spring Sports Championship Week in Petersburg, VA. | Baseball
April 12, 2014 WSSU OFFENSE ROLLS TO 33-13 WIN OVER DEFENSE IN SPRING GAME WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University White offense went four for four on field goal attempts including a 52 yarder from Will Johnson, and Phillip Sims and Rudy Johnson each threw a touchdown pass as the White Offense defeated the Red Defense 33-13 on Saturday in the annual Red/White Spring Game played at Glenn High School. | Football
April 12, 2014 Lady Rams Put On Impressive Showing at Aggie Invitational GREENSBORO, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams continued their great outdoor track & field season when the team put on an impressive performance at the 2014 Aggie Invitational. WSSU junior Tajanel McNeil and freshman Micalyne Zimmerman joined other Lady Rams in continuing to lead the way for the team with some impressive performances at the event. | Women's Track
April 12, 2014 Lady Rams Close Out Regular Season with 6-1 Win at Livingstone SALISBURY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-10, 7-6 CIAA) closed out the regular season in style when they took a dominating 6-1 win over the Livingstone Lady Blue Bears (1-12, 1-11 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the win by sweeping doubles and taking four wins in five singles matches. | Women's Tennis
April 12, 2014 WSSU RAMS SWEEP THE LINCOLN LIONS, 3-1 AND 8-4 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University baseball moved closer to clinching the CIAA Regular Season Title, as the Rams swept a double header from The Lincoln Lions, 3-1 and 8-4 today at the LU Baseball Complex today in Lincoln University, PA. | Baseball
April 11, 2014 Lady Rams Shut Out Johnson C. Smith for 7-0 Senior Day Win WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (24-11, 14-2) claimed their fourth straight Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division title when the team completed the regular season with a 7-0 Senior Day win over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls (12-20, 8-8 CIAA), Friday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the win behind some clutch hitting and stellar defense to take the win as they scored seven runs on seven hits in the game. | Softball
April 11, 2014 Lady Rams Push Johnson C. Smith for 11-3 Six-Inning Victory WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (23-11, 13-2 CIAA) broke out late for a big 11-3 win over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls (12-19, 8-7 CIAA). The Lady Rams scored 10 runs in four innings to take home the victory in the team’s annual Strike Out Cancer game. | Softball
April 10, 2014 Rams Surge Past Johnson C. Smith for 7-0 Victory WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (7-9, 5-4 CIAA) put on a dominating performance to take a 7-0 victory over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls. The Rams took the win behind an inspired performance that saw the team dominate both doubles and singles play. | Men's Tennis
April 10, 2014 Lady Rams Fall Short in 6-3 Loss to Johnson C. Smith WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (6-10, 6-6 CIAA) put up a great effort, but the team fell short in a tough 6-3 loss to the Johnson C. Smith Lady Golden Bulls, Thursday afternoon. The Lady Rams notched one win each in doubles and singles play, but the team could not get much more in the hard-fought loss. | Women's Tennis
April 9, 2014 Rams Stumble At Lenoir-Rhyne; Fall 13-6 To The Bears WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Winston-Salem State allowed seven first inning runs, and four in the sixth as Lenoir-Rhyne University rolled past the Rams 13-6 on Wednesday evening in Hickory, N.C. | Baseball
April 9, 2014 Lady Rams Hold Off Saint Augustine's for 6-3 Victory RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (22-11, 12-2 CIAA) held off the Saint Augustine’s Falcons (12-18, 7-5 CIAA) for a key Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division victory. With the win, the Lady Rams improve to 7-1 in the division and remain on top of the division. The Lady Rams took the win behind some clutch defense that shut down a late rally by the hard-hitting Lady Falcons. | Softball
April 9, 2014 Lady Rams' Rally Falls Short in 6-3 Loss at Saint Augustine's RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (21-11, 11-2 CIAA) made some costly errors in a tough 6-4 road loss to the Saint Augustine’s Lady Falcons (12-17, 7-4 CIAA), Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Rams committed three uncharacteristic fielding errors, two of which directly led to SAU scores in the tough road loss. The loss ended the Lady Rams’ six-game winning streak and gave the team just its second Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) loss of the season and its first CIAA Southern Division loss. | Softball
April 8, 2014 WSSU RAMS OUTDUEL THE CATAWBA INDIANS, 4-2 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Winston-Salem State used a solid combination of good pitching, good defense and timely hitting to hold off the Catawba Indians 4-2 on Tuesday evening at BB&T Ballpark in in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
April 8, 2014 Lady Rams Rally for 6-4 Win Over Bluefield State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (21-10) dug deep to pull out a big 6-4 win over the Bluefield State Blues (5-17), Tuesday evening. After falling into a 3-0 deficit, the Lady Rams outscored the Blues 6-1 in the final four innings of the game to take home their sixth straight victory. | Softball
April 8, 2014 Lady Rams Roll in 9-0 Win Over Bluefield State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (20-10) clicked on all cylinders when the team took a 9-0 five-inning win over the Bluefield State Blues (5-16), Tuesday afternoon. The Lady Rams turned in a stellar defensive effort, combined with some great offense to take the five-inning victory. | Softball
April 8, 2014 WSSU’s CRAWFORD, GRASSLEY EARN CIAA WEEKLY BASEBALL HONORS HAMPTON, VA - The Winston-Salem State University Rams baseball picked up two Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) baseball honors this week when Outfielder, Ray Crawford, and utility player, Levi Grassley, were named CIAA Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week for their performances on the diamond last week. | Baseball
April 8, 2014 WSSU'S BOBBY COLLINS LEAVES FOR MARYLAND-EASTERN SHORE WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Bobby Collins, Winston-Salem State men’s basketball coach, has stepped down to take the head coaching position at the University of Maryland-Eastern Shore, a member of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC). | Men's Basketball
April 8, 2014 Bartlett Named CIAA Player of the Week; Hargett Earns Third Straight CIAA Pitcher of the Week HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams have made a habit of earning weekly honors from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) and this week was no different. This week, WSSU junior infielder Katrina Bartlett was named the CIAA Softball Player of the Week while freshman pitcher Mercedes Hargett was named the CIAA Co-Pitcher of the Week, marking the third straight week that she has taken home pitching honors for the conference. | Softball
April 5, 2014 Lady Rams Complete Sweep with 3-1 Win at Fayetteville State FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (19-10, 12-1 CIAA) remained perfect in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division when the team took a 3-1 road win over the Fayetteville State Lady Broncos (8-17, 4-2 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the win behind a great overall effort on both sides of the ball. | Softball
April 5, 2014 Hargett Allows One Hit in 1-0 WSSU Win at Fayetteville State FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (18-10, 11-1 CIAA) had to dig deep to pull out a late 1-0 road win over the Fayetteville State Lady Broncos (8-16, 4-1 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. After taking a 0-0 tie into the seventh inning, senior designated player Andreya O’Brien drove in junior third base Katrina Bartlett to lead the Lady Rams to their sixth straight Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division win. | Softball
April 5, 2014 Lady Rams Relay Teams Show Up Big at VertKlasse Meeting HIGH POINT, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams saw some great performances on the second day of the VertKlasse Meeting hosted by nearby High Point University. The Lady Rams relay teams put on a pair of great team performances while senior Kristi Baptiste and junior Tajanel McNeil gave great individual efforts at the meet. | Women's Track
April 4, 2014 Lady Rams Break Out for 16-5 Win at Shaw RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (17-10, 10-1 CIAA) broke out their offense in a big way, Friday when the team took a 16-5 win over the Shaw Lady Bears (1-19). With the effort, the Lady Rams have remained undefeated in Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division play. | Softball
April 4, 2014 Lady Rams Roll in 9-1 Win at Shaw RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (16-10, 9-1 CIAA) showed some great play on both sides of the ball to take home a 9-1 win over the Shaw Lady Bears, Friday afternoon. The Lady Rams scored nine runs on eight hits to take home the win and allowed just three hits and one run in the game to take the victory. | Softball
April 4, 2014 Lady Rams Run Well Against Top Competition at VertKlasse Meeting HIGH POINT, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams took advantage of the beautiful weather to put on some great performances at the VertKlasse Meeting hosted by the High Point University. The Lady Rams found themselves competing against some of the top teams in the nation with several teams from NCAA Division I and NCAA Division II at the nearby meet. | Women's Track
April 3, 2014 WSSU 5k/10k and Kids Fun Mile Run The WSSU 10K and Kids Fun Mile is a community event for local runners while also encouraging those who have never run or do not normally run -- to join the fun. Teh race will be held, Saturday, April 12th. | Women's Track
April 1, 2014 WSSU RAMS OUTLAST CATAWBA INDIANS, 14-10 SALISBURY, NC - Winston-Salem State exploded for 11 runs in fifth inning behind three home runs, as the Rams outlasted Catawba 14-10 Tuesday night at Newman Park in Salisbury. | Baseball
April 1, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough 3-0 Loss to Pfeiffer WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (15-10) saw their seven-game winning streak snapped in a tough 3-0 loss to the Pfeiffer Falcons (12-17). The Lady Rams came up just short in the game that saw a pair of great pitching performances for both teams. | Softball
April 1, 2014 Lady Rams Defense Keys 4-2 Win Over Pfeiffer WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (15-9) played some clutch defense to stop a late rally and took a 4-2 win over the Pfeiffer Falcons (11-17), Tuesday afternoon. After jumping out to an early 4-0 lead, the Lady Rams clamped down to hold off a late rally by the Falcons and took their seventh straight win. | Softball
April 1, 2014 WSSU's GONZALEZ, RITSCHE EARN CIAA HONORS; RAMS 6th IN ATLANTIC REGION WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State’s Rafael Gonzalez and head coach, Kevin Ritsche, have been tabbed as the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Baseball Defensive Player and Coach of the Week. | Baseball
April 1, 2014 Hilliard-Gray Named CIAA Coach of the Week; Hargett Named Pitcher of the Week HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams softball team earned multiple honors this week when freshman pitcher Mercedes Hargett was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Pitcher of the Week while head coach LaTaya Hilliard-Gray was named the CIAA Coach of the Week. | Softball
March 31, 2014 RAMS SPLIT BASEBALL DOUBLEHEADER WITH ELIZABETH CITY STATE VIKINGS WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State got timely hitting and a perfect game at the plate for Ray Crawford, to go along with excellent pitching out of the bullpen, as the Rams took game one of a double header, 11-3 at Leonard Field in Greensboro, NC. | Baseball
March 31, 2014 Lady Rams Fall Short in 5-4 Loss to Shaw WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (5-7, 5-4 CIAA) ran out of gas in a tough 5-4 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears (9-3, 7-2 CIAA). Playing in their second match of the day, the Lady Rams fell short in a tough 5-4 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears, Monday afternoon. | Women's Tennis
March 31, 2014 Rams Struggle in 8-1 Loss to Shaw WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (5-6, 3-2 CIAA) gave it their all, but could not match the Shaw Bears (9-2, 6-1 CIAA), Monday afternoon. The Rams battled to the wire in every set of the match, but the Bears proved too much for WSSU. | Men's Tennis
March 31, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough 5-4 Loss to Shaw WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (5-7, 5-4 CIAA) came up just short in a tough 5-4 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears (9-3), Monday afternoon. The team gave it their all, but could not match the tough Lady Bears’ attack. | Women's Tennis
March 31, 2014 Lady Rams Softball Announces Schedule Changes WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Though the rain, snow, and inclement weather have cooled off the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams for much of the season, the team’s action will heat up soon enough as the team announced several schedule changes over the upcoming weeks. | Softball
March 30, 2014 Rams Club Elizabeth City State Vikings 8-1 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Winston-Salem State’s Aaron Hatch went three for three with three runs batted in, and Scott Wells picked up his second win of the day on the mound for the Rams, as the Rams won game two of the double header 8-1 to complete the sweep for the day. | Baseball
March 30, 2014 WSSU Rams Use Long Ball To Roll Over ECSU Vikings, 8-2 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The Rams exploded for five first inning runs and Scott Wells pitched a complete game as the WSSU Rams defeated Elizabeth City State University 8-2 in the first game of a double header on Sunday afternoon. | Baseball
March 30, 2014 Lady Rams Roll in 17-0 Win Over Livingstone WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (14-9, 7-1 CIAA) had another great offensive effort, Sunday afternoon when they took a 17-0 win over the Livingstone Lady Blue Bears (5-8, 2-7 CIAA), Sunday afternoon. After taking a 17-0 win in the opening game of the doubleheader, the Lady Rams repeated the feat in the second game of the doubleheader. | Softball
March 30, 2014 Lady Rams Break Out for 17-0 Win Over Livingstone WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (13-5, 6-1 CIAA) opened Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Divsiion play in style when the team took a domination 17-0 win over the Livingstone Lady Blue Bears (5-7, 2-6 CIAA), Sunday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the win behind a stellar offensive output that saw the team break out for 17 hits in the game. | Softball
March 29, 2014 Lady Rams Outrun Rain at Second Annual WSSU Invitational WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams battled through some tough weather to put on a strong showing at the Second Annual WSSU Invitational Track & Field Meet. In addition to a great performance by the Lady Rams, the meet also featured several great performances by some of the top high school teams in the area. | Women's Track
March 29, 2014 Lady Rams Doubleheader vs. Johnson C. Smith Postponed For Immediate Release March 29, 2014 WSSU/Johnson C. Smith Softball Doubleheader Postponed Lady Rams to announce later date for “Strike Out Cancer” doubleheader WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Once again, the weather has put a halt to the Lady Rams’ plans as the team’s doubleheader against the Johnson C. Smith Lady Golden Bulls was postponed due to inclement weather. The doubleheader would have been the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division opener for the team. | Softball
March 28, 2014 2014 Football Season Ticket Packages Available on March 31st WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics is proud to announce that general admission season ticket packages will be available beginning Monday, March 31st for the 2014 Football Season. This season will feature five home games in Bowman Gray Stadium, including two teams that played in the 2013 NCAA DII Playoffs. | Football
March 26, 2014 WSSU RAMS SCORE LATE TO DEFEAT THE WINGATE BULLDOGS, 6-5 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Winston-Salem State’s Leland Clemmons scored on a wild pitch in the bottom of the eighth inning as the Rams took care of business to defeat the Wingate University Bulldogs, 6-5 on Wednesday night at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 25, 2014 WSSU’s WESLEY HELSABECK NAMED CIAA PITCHER OF THE WEEK HAMPTON, VA - Winston-Salem State University pitcher, Wesley Helsabeck, has been named the CIAA Pitcher of Week for his performance last week against Kutztown University. | Baseball
March 25, 2014 Hargett Named CIAA Pitcher of the Week | Softball
March 24, 2014 CLARENCE "BIG HOUSE" GAINES HALL OF FAME DEADLINE APPROACHES WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - A reminder that the Winston-Salem State University Clarence E. “Big House” Gaines Athletic Hall of Fame nomination process deadline is quickly approaching and that any nominations need to be received no later than April 1, 2014. | Football
March 24, 2014 WSSU RAMS MOVE UP ONE SPOT IN REGIONAL RANKINGS TO #7 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The Winston-Salem State University baseball team moved up one spot to #7 in this week’s Atlantic Region Poll, as the Rams had a 4-2 week to move to 20-11 overall. | Baseball
March 22, 2014 WSSU Rams Baseball Splits Double Header With Mars Hill Lions MARS HILL, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State Rams and the Mars Hill Lions batted to a split on the baseball diamond today, as WSSU took the first game 8-4, and Mars Hill taking game two, 6-0. | Baseball
March 22, 2014 Lady Rams Relay Teams Lead Great Performances at Wake Forest Open WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams track & field teams put on some great efforts in front of the hometown crowd at the 2014 Wake Forest Open. The team kicked off the 2014 outdoor track & field season with a bang with some great efforts both on the track and in field events. | Women's Track
March 22, 2014 Lady Rams End 2013-14 Season at 2014 CIAA Bowling Championship Tournament DURHAM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (49-48) ended their 2013-14 season, Saturday afternoon when the team took a pair of losses in the double-elimination round of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Bowling Championship Tournament. After going 2-3 in Baker games play to earn a fifth-seed in the double-elimination tournament, the Lady Rams took a pair of losses to end their season. | Bowling
March 22, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough 3-0 Loss to Virginia State RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (8-9, 1-1 CIAA) just couldn’t get the runs across the plate when the team took a hard-fought 3-0 loss to the Virginia State Lady Trojans (9-5, 8-0 CIAA), Saturday at the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Round-Up. The Lady Rams had some strong efforts at the plate, but could not get the runs home as they took the shutout loss. | Softball
March 22, 2014 Lady Rams Take 5-2 Win Over Bowie State at CIAA Round-Up RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (8-8, 1-0 CIAA) opened Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play on a high note when the team took an impressive 5-2 win over Bowie State (1-11, 0-1 CIAA), Saturday morning. The Lady Rams took the win behind a great overall effort that saw the team hold the Bowie State Lady Bulldogs to just two runs while amassing five runs on 12 hits. | Softball
March 21, 2014 Lady Rams Open Outdoor Track & Field Season at 2014 Wake Forest Open WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams track & field team opened the outdoor season in style when the team notched some impressive performances on the opening day of the 2014 Wake Forest Open. The Lady Rams put on a show in the jumps while adding some impressive efforts on the track as well. | Women's Track
March 21, 2014 Lady Rams Go 0-5 on Opening Day of 2014 CIAA Bowling Championships DURHAM, NC –The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (47-43) struggled to open the post-season when the team went winless on the opening day of the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Bowling Championship Tournament, Friday. Though the team gave some solid overall efforts, the Lady Rams could not find their way into the win column on the opening day of the tournament. | Bowling
March 21, 2014 WSSU RAMS BASEBALL FALLS 9-6 TO MARS HILL MARS HILL, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State Rams fell behind big early and could not come all the way back, as they fell 9-6 to the Marks Hills Lions on Friday Henderson Field. Mars Hill improved to 13-17 on the year while the Rams fell to 19-10 on the season. | Baseball
March 20, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough 6-5 Eight-inning Loss to East Stroudsburg WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-8) gave it their all, but the team fell just short in a hard-fought 6-5 eight-inning loss to the East Stroudsburg Warriors (4-10), Thursday afternoon. The loss came after the team gave a strong effort on both sides of the ball, notching nine hits in the game. | Softball
March 20, 2014 Lady Rams Score Clutch 3-2 Win Over Bloomsburg WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (7-7) picked up a key win when the team took a 3-2 win over the Bloomsburg Huskies (5-2), Thursday afternoon. The win kicked off the 2014 WSSU Softball Mania Tournament at Washington Park. The Lady Rams took the win behind a great performance on both sides of the ball. | Softball
March 19, 2014 WSSU Rams Sweep Double Header From Kutztown Bears, 9-0 and 3-2 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State Rams used solid pitching and timely hitting to sweep a double header from Kutztown University on Wednesday at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 18, 2014 WSSU Rams Move Up One Spot In Regional Rankings To #8 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The Winston-Salem State University baseball team moved up one spot to #8 in this week’s Atlantic Region Poll, as the Rams had a 5-1 week to move to 17-9 overall. | Baseball
March 16, 2014 Ray Crawford's Late Inning Heroic Hits Propel Rams Over Falcons, 5-4 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State Rams scored all of their runs over the last three innings, en route to a 5-4 win over the St. Augustine’s Falcons on Sunday morning at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 16, 2014 Lady Rams Go 3-2 in Baker Games at CIAA North/South Division Meet NAGS HEAD, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (47-38, 38-22 CIAA) closed out the regular season in style when the team posted a solid 3-2 record in Baker games play at the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) North/South Division Meet in Nags Head, North Carolina. With the effort, the Lady Rams finish the meet with a 10-5 record against the CIAA Southern Division. | Bowling
March 15, 2014 WSSU Rams Sweep Double Header From St. Augustine's Falcons WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State Rams swept a double header from the St. Augustine’s Falcons on Saturday 7-6 in nine innings and 4-1 in seven innings. | Baseball
March 14, 2014 McNeil Places Fiftth in Women's Triple Jump at 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championships WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State junior jumper Tajanel McNeil placed fifth in the women’s triple jump at the 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championships at the JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem, N.C. McNeil bounced back from some struggles in the long jump for an impressive effort in the women’s triple jump. | Women's Track
March 15, 2014 Lady Rams Roll to 4-1 Effort on Second Day of CIAA North/South Division Meet NAGS HEAD, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (44-36, 35-20 CIAA) bounced back in a big way when the team rolled to a 4-1 record in team match play on the second day of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) North/South Division Meet. With the effort, the Lady Rams improve to a 7-4 record at the event. | Bowling
March 13, 2014 Lady Rams Duo Gives Strong Efforts on Day One of 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championships WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams track & field program had a pair of strong performances at the 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championships, Friday. As participants from the host school, the WSSU tandem of junior jumper Tajanel McNeill and sophomore sprinter Raven Covington gave some great efforts against the top competition in the nation. | Women's Track
March 13, 2014 Rams Battle, But Fall Short in 7-2 Loss to West Virginia Wesleyan WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (2-4) gave a strong overall effort, but came up short in a hard-fought 7-2 loss to the West Virginia Wesleyan College Bobcats (5-3-1), Thursday afternoon. The short-handed Rams took the loss in spite of some very strong individual performances. | Men's Tennis
March 12, 2014 Leland Clemmons' Walk-Off Home Run Powers WSSU Past Mercyhurst, 7-6 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Leland Clemmons and Ray Crawford would provide the late inning fireworks, as Winston-Salem State University would come from behind, as the Rams an exciting 7-6 win over Mercyhurst University at Mando Field in Mockville, N.C. | Baseball
March 12, 2014 WSSU's Powerhouse of Red & White to Hold 2014 Spring Tryouts WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The “Powerhouse of Red and White” will hold its SPRING 2014 Cheerleading and Mascot tryouts on April 24th, 25th, 26th, and 27th at the C.E. Gaines Center on the campus of Winston-Salem State University. The Powerhouse is looking for outstanding candidates for the 2014-2015 Red, White, and Competition team, as well as, add on to the Mascot team for the season.
March 11, 2014 RAMS SPLIT DOUBLE HEADER WITH MERCYHURST LAKERS WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Winston-Salem State University baseball came away with a split of a double header between the Rams and Mercyhurst University, played today at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 10, 2014 Lady Rams Pick Up 7-2 Win Over Livingstone WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (3-3, 2-1 CIAA) returned to their winning ways, Monday afternoon when the team took an impressive 5-2 win over the Livigingstone Lady Blue Bears (0-4, 0-3 CIAA). The win snapped a three-match skid for the Lady Rams and gave the team a critical second win in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division. | Women's Tennis
March 9, 2014 Rams Take 6-3 Win Over Benedict WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (2-3) rolled to their second win of the weekend when the team took an impressive 6-3 win over the Benedict Tigers (5-4), Sunday afternoon. The Rams took the win behind some great efforts in both singles and doubles play. | Men's Tennis
March 10, 2014 WSSU-Mercyhurst Baseball Series Moved To Tuesday & Wednesday WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The Winston-Salem State University versus Mercyhurst University baseball series will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday at BB&T Ballpark in Winston-Salem, N.C. | Baseball
March 8, 2014 Rams Roll in 7-2 Win Over West Liberty State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State (1-3) Rams picked up their first win of the season in style when the team took an impressive 7-2 win over the West Liberty State Hilltoppers (1-1), Saturday afternoon. The Rams took the win behind some great overall performances in both singles and doubles play. | Men's Tennis
March 8, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough 9-0 Loss to West Liberty State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-3) took their third straight loss, Saturday when the team took a hard-fought 9-0 loss to the West Liberty State Hilltoppers (10-1). The Lady Rams gave a great overall effort in the match, but could not stand up against the talented Hilltopper team. | Women's Tennis
March 6, 2014 Lady Rams Duo Headed to 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championships INDIANAPOLIS, IN – This has been a big week for the Winston-Salem State women’s track & field duo of sophomore sprinter Raven Covington and junior jumper Tajanel McNeil. The two student-athletes were selected to compete in the 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championship meet for the second straight year. | Women's Track
March 6, 2014 WSSU's Covington, McNeil Named to USTFCCCA All-Region Team NEW ORLEANS, LA – The Winston-Salem State duo of junior jumper Tajanel McNeil and sophomore sprinter Raven Covington were both honored as selections to the United States Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches’ Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division II All-Region team, Wednesday. The honors go to the top five individuals in each event from each region. The Lady Rams duo took home honors for the NCAA Division II Atlantic Region. | Women's Track
March 5, 2014 Lady Rams Clamp Down for 6-5 Win Over Brevard WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (3-5) turned one some great late-inning defense to take a 6-5 win over the Brevard College Tornados (9-10). After jumping to a big early lead, the Lady Rams held off a late rally by the Tornados to take home the win. | Softball
March 5, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough 10-3 Loss to Brevard WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-5) took a tough 10-3 loss to the Brevard College Tornados (9-9), Wednesday afternoon at Paul Cloud Field at Twin City Complex. The Lady Rams had a solid overall effort in the game, but a big fourth inning effort by the Tornados left the Lady Rams with the loss. | Softball
March 4, 2014 WSSU Rams Outlast Lenoir-Rhyne Bears, 6-1, With Big 8th Inning WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State Rams scored five runs in the bottom of the eighth inning, to outlast the Bears of Lenoir-Rhyne 6-1, Tuesday night at a cold BB&T Ballpark in in Winston-Salem. | Baseball
March 4, 2014 Winston-Salem State Announces Summer Sports Camp Schedule WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics has announced the dates for its camps for the summer of 2014.
March 3, 2014 Lady Rams Doubleheader vs. Brevard Postponed WINST0N-SALEM, NC – In an ironic twist, the threat of inclement weather will postpone the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams’ softball doubleheader vs. the Brevard College Tornados. While the Lady Rams will have no problem facing the Tornados on the field, today’s rainy conditions, along with the threat of rain tomorrow has forced a postponement of the doubleheader. | Softball
March 1, 2014 WSSU Rams Fall To Livingstone Blue Bears in CIAA Championship Game CHARLOTTE, NC - The Livingstone College Blue Bears made history on Saturday evening after clinching their first-ever CIAA Championship with an 83-68 win over Winston-Salem State University in Time Warner Cable Arena. | Men's Basketball
February 28, 2014 Winston-Salem State Rams Dig Deep for Semi-Final Win over Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls CHARLOTTE, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Rams clawed their way back from a 16 point deficit to secure a spot in Saturday’s CIAA Championship game with a 78-71 win over Johnson C. Smith University. | Men's Basketball
February 28, 2014 Rams Take Tough 6-1 Loss at North Carolina Central DURHAM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (0-4) took a tough 6-1 loss to the NCAA Division I North Carolina Central University Eagles (2-5), Friday afternoon. The Rams gave a solid effort in the game, but could not pull out the win against the rival Eagles. | Men's Tennis
February 27, 2014 Rams Outlast Vikings, 74-70 CHARLOTTE, NC - The Rams of Winston-Salem State secured a spot in the CIAA Tournament semi-finals with a 74-70 win over Elizabeth City State on Thursday evening. Marquez Jones poured in 25 points while Preston Ross and WyKevin Bazemore notched 17 and 13 respectively en-route to the win. | Men's Basketball
February 25, 2014 CIAA Tournament Press Conference (WSSU vs. Lincoln (Pa.)) Winston-Salem State women's basketball head coach A.G. Hall addresses the media following the opening round game against The Lincoln University | Women's Basketball
February 25, 2014 Lady Rams Upset in 64-62 Loss to Lincoln (Pa.) in CIAA Tournament Opening Round CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (15-12) suffered heartbreak and disappointment, Tuesday afternoon when the team took a gut-wrenching 64-62 upset loss to Lincoln (Pa.) Lady Lions (12-15). After taking a 52-40 lead with just under 10 minutes left to play, the Lady Rams were outscored 24-10 in the final nine minutes of the game and missed some critical free throws in the final seconds to end the game with the heartbreaking loss. | Women's Basketball
February 24, 2014 Lady Rams Take Heartbreaking 5-4 Loss to West Virginia State in Nine Innings WINSTON-SALEM, NC – After playing in their sixth game over the last three days, the Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-4) had nothing left when the team took a heartbreaking 5-4 loss to the West Virginia State Yellowjackets (6-2), Monday afternoon. The Lady Rams and Yellowjackets played a pair of extra innings and came up just short in the tough loss. | Softball
February 24, 2014 Lady Rams Take Tough 9-1 Loss to West Virginia State WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (2-3) gave a great effort, but the team struggled to stop the hard-hitting West Virginia State University Yellowjackets (5-2), Monday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the loss in spite of a solid effort that included six hits and just one fielding error. | Softball
February 23, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY TRIO EARNS ALL-CIAA HONORS CHARLOTTE, NC – The Central intercollegiate Athletic Association has released the 2013-14 All-CIAA teams and the big three combination of Marquez Jones, WyKevin Bazemore and Preston Ross, III have earned All-CIAA honors. | Men's Basketball
February 23, 2014 RAMS ROLL TO 14-4 WIN OVER WHEELING JESUIT WINSTON-SALEM, NC - For the third consecutive game, the Rams used the middle innings to bust open a close game, en route to a 14-4 win over Wheeling Jesuit on Sunday afternoon. | Baseball
February 23, 2014 Lady Rams to Open 2014 CIAA Tournament vs. Lincoln (Pa.) CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams will open the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Women’s Basketball Championship Tournament against the Lincoln (Pa.) Lady Lions, Tuesday afternoon at the Time Warner Cable Arena. The Lady Rams finished the 2013-14 regular season as the third seed in the CIAA Southern Division for the fourth straight season after posting a 9-7 record in CIAA play and a 5-5 record in the CIAA Southern Division. | Women's Basketball
February 23, 2014 Lady Rams Close Out Aggie Master's Classic with 1-2 Effort in Baker Games GREENSBORO, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams closed out the (37-33) Aggie Master’s Classic on a down note when the team posted three Baker games losses on the final day of the three-day event. With the effort, the Lady Rams finish the weekend with a 6-7 overall record for the weekend. | Bowling
February 23, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY RAMS MEN’S TEAM EARNS FIRST ROUND BYE CHARLOTTE, NC – The Central intercollegiate Athletic Association has released the pairings for the 2014 CIAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament and the Winston-Salem State University men’s team have earned the #2 seed in the Southern Division and a first round bye. | Men's Basketball
February 22, 2014 RAMS DISMANTLE WHEELING JESUIT CARDINALS 16-2 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State pounded out 16 runs on 19 hits, as the Rams blew out the Wheeling Jesuit Cardinals 16-2 in the first game of a double header played at BB&T Ballpark in Winston-Salem. | Baseball
February 22, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE KNOCKS OFF LIVINGSTONE 81-74 ON SENIOR NIGHT WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State used a strong second half effort behind its big three players of Marquez Jones, WyKevin Bazemore and Preston Ross, III, as the Rams defeated the Blue Bears of Livingstone College in the regular season finale on “Senior Night”, Saturday night at the CE Gaines Center on the Winston-Salem State University campus. | Men's Basketball
February 22, 2014 Lady Rams Go 2-3 in Team Match Play at Aggie Master's Classic GREENSBORO, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (36-31) posted a 2-3 record in team match play on the second day of the 2014 Aggie Master’s Classic, Saturday. The Lady Rams finished the day with wins over NCAA Division I Morgan State and the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) leading Fayetteville State Lady Broncos, but took losses to the rival North Carolina A&T Aggies and the North Carolina Central Eagles. | Bowling
February 22, 2014 Lady Rams Roll in 82-66 Senior Night Win Over Livingstone WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (15-11, 9-7 CIAA) clicked on all cylinders with the team took an impressive 82-65 senior night win over the Livingstone Lady Blue Bears (12-14, 7-9 CIAA), Saturday evening. The Lady Rams took the win behind a great overall effort at both ends of the court as they took control of the game early and never looked back on their way to their second straight win. | Women's Basketball
February 20, 2014 Lady Rams Go 3-2 on Opening Day of Aggie Master's Classic GREENSBORO, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (34-28) opened the Aggie Master’s Classic in style when the team posted a 3-2 record in Baker games play. The Lady Rams posted some impressive victories on their way to the win with wins over NCAA Division I foes Morgan State and Hampton as well as a win over fellow Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) foe Shaw. | Bowling
February 20, 2014 BARBER'S TWO RUN BLAST POWERS RAMS PAST WHEELING JESUIT, 5-3 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State exploded for four runs in the second inning, behind a big two run home run from Jacob Barber, as the Rams defeated Wheeling Jesuit 5-3 on Wednesday night at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. | Baseball
February 20, 2014 Lady Rams Open 2014 With 9-0 Win at Fayetteville State FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (1-0, 1-0 CIAA) opened the 2014 season in style when the team took an impressive 9-0 win at Fayetteville State (0-1, 0-1 CIAA), Thursday afternoon. The Lady Rams took the win behind some impressive performances, including six shutout wins on the day. | Women's Tennis
February 20, 2014 INTERRUPTED OVERTIME BETWEEN JCSU BASKETBALL AND WINSTON-SALEM STATE TO BE PLAYED ON FEBRUARY 21ST Hampton, VA – The overtime period of the February 19th men’s basketball game between Johnson C. Smith University and Winston-Salem State University will be played Friday, February 21, 2014 at 2 p.m. in Brayboy Gymnasium on the campus of JCSU. | Men's Basketball
February 21, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE RAMS FALL TO JOHNSON C. SMITH GOLDEN BULLS IN GAME CONTINUATION CHARLOTTE, NC - The WSSU could not come up with the key basket in the 5:00 minute overtime period, and fell 89-86 to Johnson C. Smith in the conclusion of the game that originally ended on Wednesday night due to a safety issue. | Men's Basketball
February 19, 2014 Late Surge Pushes Lady Rams Past Johnson C. Smith 52-46 CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (14-11, 8-7 CIAA) snapped a two-game skid when the team took a big 52-46 road win over the Johnson C. Smith Lady Golden Bulls (13-11, 8-7 CIAA), Wednesday evening. In a game that saw momentum swing to both ends of the court for all 40 minutes, the Lady Rams came up big when they needed to in order to take home the victory. | Women's Basketball
February 17, 2014 Rams Route Shaw Bears, 79-60 WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University ran out to a big first half lead and never looked back, as the Rams routed the Shaw University Bears, 79-60 at the CE Gaines Center on Monday night. | Men's Basketball
February 17, 2014 Lady Rams Place Fourth at 2014 CIAA Indoor Track & Field Championships WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams left it all on the JDL Fast Track when the team placed fourth at the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Indoor Track & Field Championships. The Lady Rams totaled 81.50 points to place fourth at the meet. | Women's Track
February 17, 2014 Lady Rams Fall Short in 68-59 Loss to Shaw WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (13-11, 7-7 CIAA, 3-5 CIAA South) gave it their all, but the team came up short in a tough 68-59 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears (16-8, 10-4 CIAA, 6-2 CIAA South), Monday evening. The Lady Rams gave a great effort in the game, keeping the game within reach for nearly all 40 minutes of play. However, the team fell victim to a late surge by the Lady Bears and took their second straight loss. | Women's Basketball
February 16, 2014 Lady Rams Hold First Place After Opening Day of 2014 CIAA Indoor Track & Field Championships WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams opened the 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Indoor Track & Field Championships in style when the team totaled 18 points to take a one point lead on opening day of the meet. With two events scored, the Lady Rams totaled 18 points to take a lead over second place Saint Augustine’s (17) and Virginia State (10). | Women's Track
February 15, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE PICKS UP BIG DIVISION WIN WITH 69-61 VICTORY OVER FAYETTEVILLE STATE FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Winston-Salem State got a big win on Saturday afternoon, and defense forced Fayetteville State to 25 turnovers, as the Rams rolled in the second half en route to a 69-61 win over the Broncos at Capel Arena. | Men's Basketball
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5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
Apr 1, 2015
1 Winston-Salem State
19 at Catawba
Final
Newman Park (Salisbury, NC)
Apr 3, 2015
vs. VertKlasse Meeting
@ High Point, N.C.
All Day
Winston-Salem
at Livingstone
Postponed
4 Winston-Salem
5 at Salem
Final
3 Winston-Salem State
4 at Carson-Newman
Final
Jefferson City, TN
Winston-Salem
at Livingstone
Postponed
Apr 4, 2015
vs. VertKlasse Meeting
@ High Point, N.C.
All Day
1 Winston-Salem State
3 at Carson-Newman
Final
Jefferson City, TN
10 Anderson (S.C.)
6 at Winston-Salem
Final
8 Anderson (S.C.)
2 at Winston-Salem
Final
4 Winston-Salem State
16 at Carson-Newman
Final
Jefferson City, TN
Apr 7, 2015
5 Winston-Salem
1 at Limestone
Final
Winston-Salem
at Limestone
Cancelled
Apr 8, 2015
7 Winston-Salem State
4 at Wingate
Final
Ron Christopher Stadium (Wingate, NC)
Apr 9, 2015
7 Winston-Salem
2 at Livingstone
Final
Apr 10, 2015
vs. JCSU Invitational
@ Charlotte, N.C.
All Day
1 Bluefield St.
5 at Winston-Salem State
Final
BB&T Ballpark
3 Bluefield St.
9 at Winston-Salem State
Final
BB&T Ballpark
Apr 11, 2015
vs. JCSU Invitational
@ Charlotte, N.C.
All Day
4 Winston-Salem
5 at Johnson C. Smith
Final
Apr 12, 2015
3 Bluefield St.
12 at Winston-Salem State
Final
BB&T Ballpark
0 Bluefield St.
25 at Winston-Salem State
Final
BB&T Ballpark
Apr 15, 2015
2 Elizabeth City St.
7 vs. Winston-Salem
@ Greensboro, N.C.
Final
Winston-Salem State
at Lander
Postponed
Stephen B. Dolny Stadium (Greenwood, SC)
Apr 16, 2015
3 Winston-Salem
5 vs. Johnson C. Smith
@ Charlotte, N.C.
Postponed
2015 CIAA Tournament
Apr 17, 2015
at CIAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships
All Day
3 Winston-Salem
5 vs. Johnson C. Smith
@ Charlotte, N.C.
Final
2015 CIAA Tennis Championship Quarterfinals Hornet's Nest Park
13 Winston-Salem State
5 at St. Augustine's
Final
USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
9 Winston-Salem State
0 at St. Augustine's
Final
USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
3 Barton
1 at Winston-Salem
Final
3 Barton
2 at Winston-Salem
Final
Apr 18, 2015
at CIAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships
All Day
2 Winston-Salem State
1 at St. Augustine's
Final
USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
3 Johnson C. Smith
5 at Winston-Salem
Final
4 Winston-Salem State
3 at St. Augustine's
Final
USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
2 Johnson C. Smith
9 at Winston-Salem
Final
Apr 21, 2015
17 Winston-Salem
1 at Livingstone
Final
10 Winston-Salem
0 at Livingstone
Final
1 Winston-Salem State
12 at Lenoir-Rhyne
Final
Bears Field (Hickory, NC)
Apr 22, 2015
0 Bluefield St.
8 at Winston-Salem
Final - 6 innings
Twin City Ballpark
3 Bluefield St.
8 at Winston-Salem
Final
Twin City Ballpark
Apr 23, 2015
vs. The Penn Relays
@ Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
Apr 24, 2015
vs. The Penn Relays
@ Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
1 St. Augustine's
2 at Winston-Salem
Final
7 St. Augustine's
2 at Winston-Salem
Final
Apr 25, 2015
vs. The Penn Relays
@ Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
0 Virginia St.
13 at Winston-Salem State
Final
USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
Apr 26, 2015
Virginia St.
at Winston-Salem State
11:45 AM
USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
Shaw
at Winston-Salem
2:00 PM
Senior Day
Virginia St.
at Winston-Salem State
2:30 PM
USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
Shaw
at Winston-Salem
4:00 PM
Virginia St.
at Winston-Salem State
5:00 PM
USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
Apr 30, 2015
Winston-Salem State
vs. Opponents TBA
@ Cary, NC
TBA
CIAA Baseball Tournament USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
Bowie St.
vs. Winston-Salem
@ Walnut Creek Softball Complex (Raleigh, NC)
12:00 PM
North #3 vs. South #2 (Round #1)
No events today
4/25/15
Baseball
0
Virginia St.
13
Winston-Salem State
Final
USA Baseball Complex (Cary, NC)
Box Score | Recap | Video | Audio
4/24/15
Softball
7
St. Augustine's
2
Winston-Salem
Final
Box Score | Box Score | Recap | Video
4/24/15
Softball
1
St. Augustine's
2
Winston-Salem
Final
Box Score | Recap | Video
4/22/15
Softball
3
Bluefield St.
8
Winston-Salem
Final
Twin City Ballpark
Box Score | Recap | Video
4/22/15
Softball
0
Bluefield St.
8
Winston-Salem
Final - 6 innings
Twin City Ballpark
Box Score | Recap | Video