Tag: Tennis

What Does it Mean to be a Bison?
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What Does it Mean to be a Bison?

By Nicole Hutchison, Staff Writer Posted 10:35 AM EST, Thurs., March 2, 2017 In honor of Howard celebrating its 150th anniversary, The Hilltop met with several student athletes to get an insight on what it means, to them, to be able to compete with Howard on their chests and represent the university: What does it mean to…

Arthur Ashe: Tennis Legend and African-American Community Role Model
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Arthur Ashe: Tennis Legend and African-American Community Role Model

By Nicole Hutchison, Staff Writer Posted 01:00 AM EST, Thurs., Feb. 16, 2017 Arthur Ashe, the first African-American to win the men’s tennis singles at Wimbledon and the United States Open, and to be ranked number one in the world, set the stage for African-Americans to compete in the sport of tennis. The Richmond, Virginia native was…