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Taylor Named CIAA Cheer Association President

ETTRICK, VA (July 1, 2020) – Entering her second season as the Head VSU Woo Woo Cheerleading Coach, Adrian Taylor has also added on the title of CIAA Cheer Association President. Taylor’s term is set for July 2020- July 2022.  “I’m definitely honored to be voted in

Bethune-Cookman To Join The SWAC In 2021

By Wildcats Will Leave The MEAC After 40 Years By Bethune-Cookman Athletics DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The Bethune-Cookman University Board of Trustees has unanimously approved an invitation to accept membership into the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) effective July 1, 2021. The Wildcats, members of the Mid-Eastern

CIAA Announces New Five-Year Strategic Plan

New strategic plan will carry conference through 2025 CHARLOTTE – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association, the nation’s oldest historically black conference, announced its new strategic plan that will carry the conference through 2025, along with a revised mission statement and refocused vision. The latest iteration of

NASCAR issues statement on ‘heinous act’

By NASCAR Staff Report NASCAR issued the following statement Sunday night: “Late this afternoon, NASCAR was made aware that a noose was found in the garage stall of the 43 team. We are angry and outraged, and cannot state strongly enough how seriously we take

Howard’s Woods Takes Home 2020 Billie Jean King Youth Leadership Award

Courtesy of Howard University Athletic Media Relations WASHINGTON, D.C., June 22, 2020 – During the 2020 ESPY Awards on Sunday, June 21, former tennis champion and social activist Billie Jean King announced this year’s Youth Leadership Award winners, where Howard University’s rising junior Niah Woods took home

Nine Different Aggies Earn All-American Status

EAST GREENSBORO – North Carolina A&T track and field received more good news this week. In addition to putting together an excellent women’s and men’s recruiting class, the Aggies had nine of its indoor athletes earn 12 All-American accolades from the United States Track and Field

13 MEAC Track & Field Student-Athletes Named Indoor All-Americans

By the MEAC The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its 2020 Indoor All-Americans on Tuesday, with 13 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) student-athletes being recognized. These athletes had qualified for the 2020 NCAA Div. I Indoor Championships the weekend of

FLORIDA A&M SET TO JOIN THE SWAC

By Florida A&M University Athletics TALLAHASSEE, Fla. | The Florida A&M University Board of Trustees has unanimously approved the recommendation of VP/Athletic Director Kortne Gosha to resign membership from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) to accept membership into the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). The Rattlers will maintain membership