Texas Southern Take Fourth Place At SWAC Championship Meet

PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas – The Lady Tigers of Texas Southern University took fourth place at the annual Southwestern Athletic Conference...

Kayla White Named NCAA Division I Indoor Track Athlete of the Year

EAST GREENSBORO – Senior North Carolina A&T track and field star Kayla White has been named the NCAA Division I Women’s Indoor Track Athlete of the...

Aggie Kayla White Brings NCAT It’s First Track & Field NCAA Championship

NA&T Aggies has its first national champion in track and field. Kayla White won the 200 meters tonight at the NCAA Indoor...

SC State Runner Tyrell Richard Wins NCAA 400m Title

BIRMINGHAM, AL – South Carolina State University senior Tyrell Richard is the new NCAA indoor track and field champion in the 400 meters. The Georgetown, SC...

Hampton Lady Pirates Take Big South Indoor Crown

LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Hampton University Lady Pirates indoor track and field team made it a sweep on Saturday as they took their first-ever Big South...

Hampton’s Francena McCorory Wins Second Olympic Gold In Women’s 4×400 Relay

She came, she saw, she conquered. From the beginning, there were probably few questions of whether Hampton’s Francena McCorory and the 2016 Olympic relay team would speed...

Former Stillman College Star Jeff Henderson Claims Gold Medal At Rio Olympics

How does it feel to win the gold after all the work you had put in? For former Stillman College standout Jeff Henderson, who, in his final jump,...

Tennessee State Grad Clairwin Dameus Taking Her Talents To El Salvador For International Competition

Clairwin Dameus, a recent Tennessee State University graduate and star track and field athlete, is taking her talents to El Salvador representing the United States at the...

JSU Standout Michael Tinsley Qualifies for 2016 Rio Olympics

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Former Jackson State University track and field standout Michael Tinsley is Olympics bound following a third-place finish in the 400-meter hurdles during the 2016...

Coppin State Alumna Christina Epps Headed To 2016 Rio Olympics

Being the first Olympian of the best HBCU on the planet, my alma mater, Coppin State means the world to me,”Christina Epps Said. “I hope I’ve not...

Jacquelyn Coward, Alabama State Coach To Compete In Olympic Trials

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Jacquelyn Coward came to Alabama State in August of 2015 to help the young ASU runners reach for the best they could be and...

HBCU Olympian Talks About Coaching In The Segregated South

When people start to think about the Olympics, a few thoughts comes to mind. Record Breaking feats, Medal Counts, Locations, Sports, and even political significance. But when...

NCAA Bans Postseason Play At Several Black Colleges

Last week, several schools and HBCUs have went under fire for unsatisfactory academic progress after the release of the Academic Progress Rate scores from NCAA. Although as a unit the...

Hampton University Track & Field Shows Out At Hampton Relays

Saturday, April 19, Hampton University hosted their historic Hampton University Relays with last year's relay being their first in seven years. The relays called for some of...

Top 10 HBCUs To Develop Professional Athletes

Historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have not only prided themselves in developing some of the brightest and most skilled students in the classrooms. They have also...

HBCU Alumni Quanera Hayes Dominates The Track

Livingstone College Alumni Quanera Hayes has made her dominant "I am here!" statement in the Track and Field world. After college, Hayes went on to sign with Nike as...

Olympic Hopeful Allen Dooms Runs With Purpose

Allen Dooms, A Charlottesville Virginia native, knows without what he was put on this earth for, and that’s to run. He has no problem letting anyone know,...

Hampton Men Win Tri-Meet, Lady Pirates Finish Second

HAMPTON, Va. – The Hampton University men’s track & field team won the Tri-Meet, which was held on Wednesday at the Boo Williams Sportsplex, besting Norfolk State...

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