WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (9-6, 6-1 CIAA) clicked on all cylinders when the team took a three-set win over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls (3-7, 2-5 CIAA), Monday evening. The Rams dominated the match from the very beginning on their way to the win.
CHARLOTTE, NC – Winston-Salem State senior defensive back Joshua Flowers capped a tremendous performance when he was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Defensive Back of the Week. He took home the honor after playing the best game of his career in leading the Rams to a 23-7 win over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls, Saturday.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (2-4, 1-2 CIAA) put on a tremendous defensive performance to take a 23-7 win over the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls (2-4, 1-2 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Rams took the win behind a powerful defensive effort that included holding the Golden Bulls to just seven points and forcing four turnovers in the game.
FLORENCE, SC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (8-6) had their six-match winning streak snapped when the team took a three-set road loss to the Francis Marion Patriots (10-9), Saturday afternoon. The Rams struggled in every set of the match, falling 25-16, 25-11, and 25-18.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (8-5, 5-1 CIAA) had to come back from two sets down to claim their sixth straight victory when the team took a five-set win over the Shaw Lady Bears (6-8, 6-1 CIAA), Thursday evening. After opening the match with back-to-back set losses, 19-25, and 18-25 to the Lady Bears, the Rams kicked things into gear to win the final three sets of the match, 25-18, 25-20, and 15-11.
CHARLOTTE, NC – After a great performance last week, the Winston-Salem State Rams earned a pair of honors from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA). WSSU senior outside hitter Ytae Cobb was named the CIAA Offensive Player of the Week while sophomore libero Myra Wallace was named the CIAA Defensive Player of the Week. The honors came after the Rams went a perfect 5-0 during the week, including winning five CIAA matches.
ORANGEBURG, SC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (7-5, 4-1 CIAA) put on a show when the team rolled to a three-set win over the Bowie State Bulldogs (2-8, 0-4 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Rams took the win behind some great effort both offensively and defensively in the match.
ORANGEBURG, SC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (6-5, 3-1 CIAA) got their fourth straight win, Saturday morning when the team took a four-set win over the Elizabeth City State Vikings (2-4, 0-1 CIAA) at the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Round Up. The Rams took the hard-fought win behind a terrific overall performance in the match.
CARY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams cross country teams hit the course for the Cedric Walker 10th Annual HBCU Cross Country Challenge, Saturday morning. The Rams men’s and women’s teams competed against some of the top HBCU cross country teams from both NCAA Division II and Division II at the meet.
ORANGEBURG, SC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (5-5, 2-1 CIAA) continued their strong play of late when the team took a three-set road win over the Claflin Panthers (2-6, 1-2 CIAA), Friday evening. The Rams put on a dominant performance when the took the win as they won the match, 25-16, 25-18, and 25-15.
BLUEFIELD, WV – The Winston-Salem State Rams (4-5) cruised their way to a three-set road win over the Bluefield State Blues (0-11), Tuesday evening. The Rams took the win behind a tremendous defensive effort as they pulled away with a 25-11, 25-8, and 25-2 win.
CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams women’s basketball team will have a chip on their shoulders when they take the court this fall as the team was picked to finish seventh overall and third in their division in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Predicted Order of Finish. Rams sophomore guard Amaya Tucker will look to lead the way as she was named to the 2019 CIAA Preseason All-Conference team.
RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (3-5, 1-1 CIAA) picked up their first Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) win of the season in style when the team took a three-set win over the Saint Augustine's Falcons (0-3, 0-3 CIAA), Monday evening.
RICHMOND, VA –The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-3, 0-1 CIAA) left it all on the field, Saturday. However, it was not quite enough as the team took a 16-15 loss to the Virginia Union Panthers (3-1, 1-0 CIAA). The Rams played one of their best defensive games of the season, but some key miscues late allowed the Panthers to take the win.
GREENSBORO, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams men's and women's cross country teams had some impressive performances at the 36th Annual Greensboro Cross Country Invitational at Hagan Stone Park in nearby Greensboro, N.C. The Rams men's team placed third among NCAA Division II teams and the women placed fourth among NCAA Division II teams.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (2-5, 0-1 CIAA) gave a strong effort, but the team came up short in a three-set loss to the Fayetteville State Broncos (1-4, 1-0 CIAA), Thursday evening. The Rams gave a great effort in all three sets of the match, but the team fell short in the hard-fought loss.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – For the first time since 2010, college football will return to High Point. Winston-Salem State University’s (WSSU) Department of Athletics are partnering with the City of High Point, the High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau, the High Point City Council, the Guilford County Board of Commissioners, and Guilford County Schools to create the Furniture City Gridiron Classic. The Rams will take on the Saint Augustine’s Falcons in a CIAA Southern Division matchup on Saturday, Oct. 19, at High Point’s A.J. Simeon Stadium.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem Tate Rams (2-4) used a powerful service game and some staunch defense to secure a dominating three-set win over the Bluefield State Blues (0-8-1), Tuesday evening. The Rams put on a dominating performance, winning the match in less than an hour.
RICHMOND, VA – Fans of Winston-Salem State University football will have the opportunity to get a slightly earlier start to their action, Saturday, as the Rams’ game at Virginia Union has been moved to a 1:00 p.m. kickoff at Hovey Field in Richmond, Va. The Rams and the Panthers were originally scheduled for a 6:00 p.m. kickoff before the time was moved up to 1:00 p.m.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University freshman quarterback Tyler Smith was the big winner, Saturday evening as he was awarded a United States Army ROTC National Scholarship. He was awarded over $70,000 to serve as a United States Army ROTC cadet. He was recognized for winning the scholarship prior to kickoff of the Rams’ football game against the Catawba Indians, Saturday evening.
ROCK HILL, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams women's and men's cross country teams had some great performances at the 36th Annual Adidas/Winthrop Invitational Cross Country Meet. Both teams posted some impressive times and great team finishes at the meet.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – There was no shortage of effort for the Winston-Salem State Rams (0-2), but the effort was not quite enough as the team took a hard-fought 21-14 loss to the Catawba Indians (1-1), Saturday evening. The game came down to a dramatic ending and featured some tough defensive play that gave the Rams their second straight loss of the season.
CHARLESTON, WVA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-2) gave it their all, but the team came up short in a three-set loss to the Charleston (W.Va.) Golden Eagles (1-3), Tuesday afternoon. The Rams had a tough time putting points on the scoreboard in the tough loss.