by Rams Sports Information Department
Winston-Salem, NC (May 11, 2017) – The Winston-Salem State University Rams Baseball Team, were the guests of honor today at BB&T Ballpark, as the Rams were honored by the Winston-Salem Dash for capturing the 2017 CIAA Baseball Championship.
The WS Dash brought the team and coaching staff onto the field between innings today and introduced them to the crowd which responded with a load ovation.
The WSSU Rams play the majority of their home games at BB&T Ballpark, home of the Dash.
The Rams defeated the Chowan Hawks twice on Saturday to capture the 2017 CIAA Baseball Championship, their sixth CIAA Baseball Championship in seven years.
WSSU must now await the NCAA Division II Baseball Selection Show on Sunday night, to see if the Rams will make the 2017 Atlantic Regional.
The WSSU Rams are currently ranked sixth in the Atlantic Region by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Poll and finished the season with a 35-17 record.
WSSU is also currently ranked #1 in the BlackCollegeNines.com Small College Division.