WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Three WSSU Rams were named to the 2017 Atlantic Region All-Tournament team for their superior play in the Atlantic Region Tournament held in Jamestown, NY. 2017 CIAA Player of the Year, Ivan Acuna, was named along with Randy Norris, the new stolen base record holder at the school and Landon Steiner.
Ivan Acuna went nine for 26 in the tournament with seven runs scored and four rbi's, while Norris went nine for 28 with four runs scored and seven runs batted in. Steiner went 13 for 24 with six runs scored and six runs batted in.
The WSSU Rams advanced all the way to the Regional Final before bowing out to West Chester. It is the furthest a WSSU Team has ever made it. The WSSU Baseball team has amassed in 7 years of baseball after a 38 year hiatus, 6 CIAA championships, 2 National Black College Baseball championships, 5 postseason regional appearances, and 1 Atlantic Region runner up place finish.