Jones Named CIAA Softball Rookie of the Week

  CHARLOTTE, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams are having a tremendous season and the honors are steadily coming in as freshman first base Aniyah Jones was honored as the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Softball Rookie of the Week, Monday afternoon. 

She took home the honor after a great performance at the plate last week. She went five-for-10 at the plate with five runs scored and nine RBI. She did so with two doubles and two home runs. She also had three stolen bases. This marks the third time that Jones has been named the CIAA Softball Rookie of the Week.

Jones and the Rams will return to action, Friday afternoon when the team hosts the Fayetteville State Broncos in their annual Strike Out Cancer Games. For more information on Rams softball, contact the WSSU Office of Athletic Media Relations at (336) 750-2143 or log on to