Alice Coachman, who passed away last summer at the age of 90, was the first Black woman to win an Olympic gold medal. Coachman began turning heads when she broke AAU high school and college records. Specializing in the high jump, the Albany, Georgia native certainly leaped over all the racism. throughout the College Sport Racial and Gender Report Card excluded Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU's). Tables for the College Sport Racial and Gender Report Card are included in Appendix I. The commitment to fostering opportunities for women and people of color at the.
To the Editor: I read with interest the article "Left Behind" (November 30). The article leads me to believe that the author and the staff of The Chronicle think that Title IX is a failure. When I look at the system of delivering sports to This content is available exclusively to Chronicle subscribers. Already a. Find out more about the history of Black Women in Sports, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on vseorybe.info