CIAA Kicks off 2018-19 with Football Media Day

Roanoke, VA (Updated July 16, 2018) – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) will kick off the 2018 football season with its annual Football Media Day on Thursday, July 19th at 9:00 a.m. at the Sheraton Hotel in Roanoke, Virginia.

Each of the CIAA's twelve head football coaches, accompanied by select student-athletes, will take the stage for discussion regarding their football program, athletes, and season schedule as teams anticipate the conference championship. This season's circuit will feature extended sessions for Q&A dialog between head coaches, student-athletes, and media. CIAA Football Media Day will open at 9:00 a.m. and close with remarks from Commissioner Jacqie McWilliams at 11:30 a.m.

Attending media is welcome to attend the CIAA's community service engagement, hosted on Wednesday, July 18 at Salem Football Stadium (1008 Texas Street, Salem, VA). CIAA head football coaches and student-athletes will host a free youth football clinic for over 175 aspiring athletes. Clinic will take place from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Media interested in attending the Media Day circuit must RSVP via theciaa.com. Deadline for registration is Wednesday, July 18th.

 

2018 CIAA Football Media Day Circuit Schedule

Time

Event

Speaker(s)

9:00 a.m.

Opening Remarks

Stan Lewter

9:03 a.m.

Predicted Order of Finish & Preseason Team

Stan Lewter

9:10 a.m.

Lincoln (PA) University

Head Coach Josh Dean

Carlos Croslin WR | Isiah Ryans LB

9:20 a.m.

Livingstone College

Head Coach Daryl Williams

Everett Ransom WR | Alexis Archie QB

9:30 a.m.

Shaw University

Head Coach Adrian Jones

Devon Hunt LB | Keon Marsh QB

9:40 a.m.

Elizabeth City State University

Head Coach Anthony Jones

Carlton Evans TE | Miacah Cooper LB

9:50 a.m.

Johnson C. Smith University

Associate Head Coach James Lott

Zachary Cannon DT | Jachin Watkins RB

10:00 a.m.

Chowan University

Head Coach Tim Place

Tyler Bembry DL | Torry Baker WR

10:10 a.m.

Winston-Salem State University

Head Coach Kienus Boulware

Rod Tinsley Jr. QB | Kerrion Moore RB

10:20 a.m.

Virginia Union University

Head Coach Alvin Parker

Sterling Hammond DB | Darius Taylor QB

10:30 a.m.

Saint Augustine's University

Head Coach Tim Chavous

DJ Johnson QB | Roy Garris DB/WR

10:40 a.m.

Bowie State University

Head Coach Damon Wilson

Amir Hall QB | Roger Richardson DB

10:50 a.m.

Fayetteville State University

Head Coach Richard Hayes

Stevie Green RB | Keshawn James DE

11:00 a.m.

Virginia State University

Head Coach Reggie Barlow

Shakym Peters DB | Cordelral Cook QB

11:10 a.m.

City of Roanoke & Salem

Mayor Sherman Lea &

Mayor Randy Foley

11:20 a.m.

CIAA Remarks

Commissioner Jacqie McWilliams

11:30 a.m.

Closing Remarks

Stan Lewter