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Athletics Continued

  • Jerry Ball - 3 time Pro Bowler and former NFL defensive lineman.
  • Vince Carter - 8-time All-Star. 2-time All-NBA guard for the New Jersey Nets. 1999 NBA Rookie of the Year.
  • Mark Duper - 3 time Pro Bowler and 2-time All-Pro former wide receiver with Miami Dolphins.
  • Clarence E. "Big House" Gaines - Hall of Fame Basketball coach. Coached at Winston-Salem State University from 1946 - 1993. Also, 4-year All-CIAA lineman in football.
  • Dr. Edwin Bancroft (E.B.) Henderson - Captain and outstanding player on the Washington 12th Streeters (1906-1910). He is known as the "Father of Black Sport History". First Black male to become certified to teach Physical Education in public schools.
  • Keith Jackson - 5 time Pro Bowler and 5 time All Pro former NFL Tight end.He was inducted to the College Football Hall of Fame in 2001.
  • Cedric "Cornbread" Maxwell - Outstanding former professional basketball player with the Boston Celtics and other teams. 1981 NBA Finals MVP.
  • Shaquille O'Neal - Star center with the Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat and Cleveland Cavaliers is a 14 time NBA All-star. He is 3 time NBA Final MVP and 2000 NBA MVP.
  • Brice Taylor - University of Southern California football legend. Guard on mid 1920’s team. Schools first All-American.
  • Terrence Trammell - 2-time (2000, 2004) Olympic silver medalist in 110m hurdles.
  • Charlie Ward - 1993 Heisman Trophy winner and former NBA guard with the NY Knicks.

Athletics

From Left to Right:

  • Jessie Hill - President of Atlanta Life Insurance Company.
  • Earl Graves - Chairman and CEO of Black Enterprise Magazine.
  • Therman McKenzie - Former Co-Owner of M & M Products (Sta Soft Fro).
  • Nathaniel Bronner - Co-Owner of Bronner Brothers Beauty.
  • More.....