Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Article "Blacks Offer Much To Spider Athletics"

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Article "Blacks Offer Much To Spider Athletics"

Description

The article "Blacks Offer Much To Spider Athletics" describes the athletic accomplishments of the black student athletes. The article mentions Weldon Edwards, the first black football player, and Norman Williams and Jerome Napier, who were on the track team, and Aaron Stewart and Carlton Mack on the basketball team. The athletes said that they were treated well for the most part however, there was no real social life for them.

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Wilberger, Jack. "Blacks Offer Much To Spider Athletics" The University of Richmond Collegian IX, no.15, (January 18, 1973): 5. http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19730118.2.24&e=--1920---1989--en-20--41--txt-txIN-------

Publisher

The Collegian, University of Richmond

Date

1973-01-18

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English

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Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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Wilberger, Jack, “Article "Blacks Offer Much To Spider Athletics",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed June 17, 2019, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/1672.