May 6, 2016
BUCKHANNON, WV – There was no shortage of fight, but the Winston-Salem State Rams (30-22) ended the 2016 season when the team took a 6-0 loss to the #4 Bloomsburg Huskies (45-8) in the elimination round of the 2016 NCAA Division II Atlantic Region 1 Tournament, Friday evening. The Rams struggled to get their offense going as the team was held scoreless with just two hits in the tough loss.[read more]
May 6, 2016
BUCKHANNON, WV – The Winston-Salem State Rams (30-22) gave a great effort, but the team came up short in a hard-fought 3-0 loss to the top-seeded host West Virginia Wesleyan College Bobcats (51-8) in the opening round of the 2016 NCAA Division II Atlantic Region Tournament. The played a solid game on both sides of the ball, but the team fell victim some quality Bobcat offense and defense in the tough loss.[read more]
Rams Earn Eighth Seed at 2016 NCAA Division II Atlantic Region Tournament
May 2, 2016
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The Winston-Salem State Rams (30-21) will have their work cut out for them as the team earned the fourth seed in the upcoming NCAA Division II Atlantic 1 Regional Softball Tournament. The team earned the eighth-ranking overall in the region and will take on the top-seeded host West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats to kick off the post-season.[read more]
April 30, 2016Rams Claim 2016 CIAA Softball Championship with 5-4 Win Over ChowanRALEIGH, NC – Winston-Salem State (30-21) claimed the 2016 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Softball Championship when junior short stop Rebecca Demko hit a walk off RBI single in the seventh inning to claim their second championship in the last three seasons. The clutch play gave the Rams a 5-4 win over the Chowan Hawks (29-14) in the 2016 CIAA Softball Championship Game.
April 29, 2016Rams Advance to 2016 CIAA Softball Championship Game with 11-0 Win Over Bowie StateRALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (29-21) played some stellar defense in an 11-0 win over the Bowie State Lady Bulldogs (15-21) to advance to the championship game of the 2016 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Softball Championship Tournament. WSSU junior Mercedes Hargett pitched the Rams to the win after nearly pitching a perfect game to take the victory.
April 28, 2016Clutch Hitting Pushes Rams to 3-2 Upset Win Over Chowan at 2016 CIAA Softball Championship TournamentRALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (28-21) used some clutch hitting to claim an upset win at the 2016 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Softball Championship Tournament, Thursday afternoon. After taking a 1-1 tie into the sixth inning, the Rams added two runs and held the regular season champion Lady Hawks to just one run to claim the win on the opening day of the double-elimination tournament.
April 28, 2016Rams Open 2016 CIAA Softball Tournament with 11-2 Win Over Virginia UnionRALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (27-21) softball team got the post season to a hot start when the team took an 11-2 win over the Virginia Union Lady Panthers (15-15), Thursday morning. The Rams took the win with a blazing hot batting performance on the day as the team scored 11 runs on 12 hits in the game. While the Rams’ offense stole, the show the team played some solid defense as well, holding VUU to just two hits.
April 28, 2016Hargett, Carillo Named to All-CIAA Team; Two Rams Named to CIAA All-Rookie TeamCHARLOTTE, NC – The honors came in for the Winston-Salem State Rams softball team, Thursday afternoon. The Winston-Salem State duo of junior pitcher Mercedes Hargett and sophomore catcher were both named to the All-CIAA team while the freshman duo of utility Destiny Snipes and second Jasmine Holloman were both named to CIAA All-Rookie team.
April 26, 2016Rams to Enter 2016 CIAA Softball Tournament as Second Seed from CIAA SouthCHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams earned the second seed in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division when the team takes part in the 2016 CIAA Softball Championship Tournament. The tournament will be held at the Walnut Creek Softball Complex from Thursday, April 28th to Saturday, April 30th.