Lady Rams Go 2-3 to Open CIAA North/South Meet

CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams () recorded a pair of wins on the opening day of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) North/South Divisional Meet, Friday. The finished the day with a 2-3 overall record in team match play against competition from the CIAA Northern Division.

As a team, the Lady Rams totaled 4,814 pins on the opening day of the meet, including recording 826 in a bye match. The team opened the day with a tough 742-789 loss to Virginia Union. However, the team bounced back with an 834-595 win over the Chowan Hawks. After back-to-back losses to Virginia State and Elizabeth City State, the team closed the day on a high note with a 945-903 win over Bowie State.

WSSU junior Tia Edgerton led the way for the Lady Rams with a total of 901 pins on the day. She recorded a team-best 218 against Elizabeth City State. Senior Raven Forrest added a total of 832 on the day.

The Lady Rams will return to action tomorrow to compete in team match play. For more information on Lady Rams bowling, contact the WSSU Office of Athletic Media Relations at (336) 750-2143 or log on to