Every four years, the Summer Olympics give Black athletes several opportunities to shine on the world stage, though it’s generally in basketball or track and field. For the 2012 Olympics in London, 16-year-old gymnast Gabrielle Douglas has changed that.
The on-field rivalry between Morehouse College and Howard University continues this fall when the two football programs meet for the 35th time in the second annual AT&T Nation’s Football Classic at RFK Stadium.
Thirteen-year old diver Jordan Windle is nicknamed “Little Louganis,” because his diving style is so reminiscent of his idol, Olympic diving legend Greg Louganis. Windle, a seventh grader at Indiana Connections Academy