Sports

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Black Catholic rower, first African American to cross the Atlantic, to feature in NYC Columbus Day Parade tomorrow

A history-making Black rower is being feted tomorrow at the nation's premier Columbus Day Parade in his hometown. He's also a devout Catholic.

Tamika Tremaglio—a Black Catholic—named head of NBA players' union

A high-powered Deloitte lawyer is headed to the most successful labor union in the world. She's also a Black Catholic.

Toni Stone, first female baseball pro, feted in new staging of play from Lydia Diamond

A 2019 play on a quintessential sports pioneer—and Black Catholic—has returned to in-person status after a brief delay due to COVID-19.

Derek Jeter inducted into the Hall of Fame

The famed MLB slugger, fielder, and Black Catholic was inducted into baseball's hall of fame last week, cementing his legacy and inspiring his countless fans.

Black Catholics go 1-2 in men's 200m final

Both the gold and silver medal in the Tokyo Olympics' long sprint went to Black Catholics—one from the Canada, and the other from the United States.

Simone Biles returns for final individual event, takes bronze

Simone Biles returned from her extended mental health break, taking bronze in the women's balance beam final to end her Tokyo Olympic run.

Simone Biles drops individual all-around event from Olympic schedule

Following a scary fall and scarier medical uncertainty in Tokyo, Simone Biles is stepping away from the mat to stabilize herself mentally.
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