Mayor Allen Joines is inviting citizens to join him in welcoming home the Winston-Salem State University Rams football team, win or lose, when the team returns to Winston-Salem after the NCAA Division II championship game Saturday night.
The Rams are scheduled to arrive at 9:30 p.m. at Smith Reynolds Airport. The mayor is asking that supporters arrive by 9 p.m.
Supporters are encouraged to bring welcome back and congratulatory signs. The Carver High School band and cheerleaders will be present to entertain the crowd.
The Rams will play Valdosta State University for the Division II national championship at 1 p.m. Saturday in Florence, Alabama.