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The African-American Athletes of Team USA

  • Written by NNPA News Service
  • Published in Sports

olympic ringsWomen's Basketball

Seimone Augustus, age 28, studied at Louisiana State University

Swin Cash, age 32, studied at University of Connecticut

Tamika Catchings, age 33, studied at University of Tennessee

Tina Charles, age 23, studied at University of Connecticut

Sylvia Fowles, age 26, studied at Louisiana State University

Asjha Jones, age 31, studied at University of Connecticut

Angel McCoughtry, age 25, studied at University of Louisville

Maya Moore, age 23, studied at University of Connecticut

Candace Parker, age 26, studied at University of Tennessee

Men's Basketball

Carmelo Anthony, age 28, studied at Syracuse University

Kobe Bryant, age 33

Tyson Chandler, age 29

Anthony Davis, age 19, studied at University of Kentucky

Kevin Durant, age 23, studied at University of Texas

James Harden, age 22, studied at Arizona State University

Andre Iguodala, age 28, studied at University of Arizona

LeBron James, age 27

Chris Paul, age 27, studied at Wake Forest University

Russell Westbrook, age 23, studied at UCLA

Deron Williams, age 28, studied at the University of Illinois

Women's Boxing

Quanitta Underwood, age 28

Men's Boxing

Marcus Browne, age 21

Dominic Breazeale, age 26, studied at University of North Colorado

Michael Hunter, age 24

Terrell Gausha, age 24

Jamel Herring, age 26

Errol Spence, age 22

Rau' Shee Warren, age 23

Women's Fencing

Maya Lawrence, age 32, studied at Columbia University

Nzingha Prescod, age 19, studied at Columbia University

Men's Fencing

Miles Chamley Watson, age 22, studied at Penn State University

Daryl Homer, age 22, studied at St. John's University

Women's Gymnastics

Gabrielle Douglas, age 16

Men's Gymnastics

John Orozco, age 19

Men's Rowing

David Banks, age 28, studied at Stanford University

Women's Soccer

Sydney Leroux, age 22, studied at UCLA

Women's Swimming

Lia Neal, age 17

Men's Swimming

Cullen Jones, age 28, studied at North Carolina State University

Anthony Ervin, age 31

Taekwondo

Terrance Jennings, age 25, studied at Northern Virginia Community College

Women's Tennis

Serena Williams, age 30

Venus Williams, age 32

Men's Tennis

Donald Young, age 23

Women's Track and Field

Keisha Baker, age 24, studied at University of Oregon – 4×400 meter relay

Bridgette Barrett, age 21 – High Jump

T'erea Brown, age 22, studied at University of Miami – 400 meter hurdles

Michelle Carter, age 26, studied at University of Texas – Shot Put

Janet Cherobon-Bawcom, age 33 – Long Distance Running

Jessica Cosby, age 30, studied at UCLA – Women's Hammer Throw

Sharon Clay, age 27, studied at University of California-Poly – Heptathlon

Janay Deloach, age 26, studied at Colorado State University – Long Jump

Diamond Dixon, age 20 – 4×400 meter Relay

Allyson Felix, age 26, studied at University of Southern California – 100 meter

Chelsea Hayes, age 24 – Long Jump

Carmelita Jeter, age 32, studied at California State University – 100 meter

Alysia Johnson Montano, age 26, studied at University of California Poly – 800 meter

Chantae McMillan, age 24 – Heptathlon

Aretha Thurmond, age 35, studied at University of Washington – Discus Throw

Deedee Trotter, age 29, studied at University of Tennessee – 400 meter

Men's Track and Field

Kerron Clement, age 23, studied at University of Florida – 400 meter Hurdles

Ashton Eaton, age 24, studied at University of Oregon – Decathlon

Justin Gatlin, age 30, studied at University of Tennessee – 100 meter Hurdles

Tyson Gay, age 29 – 100 meter

Marquis Goodwin, age 21 – Long Jump

Reese Hoffa, age 33, studied at University of Georgia – Shot Put

George Kitchens, age 29 – Men's Long Jump

Erik Kynard, age 21, studied at Kansas State University – High Jump

Lopez Lomong, age 27, studied at Northern Arizona University – 5000 meter

Tony McQuay, age 22, studied at the University of Florida – 400 meter

Aries Merritt, age 26, studied at University of Tennessee – 110 meter Hurdles

Lashawn Merritt, age 26, studied at Old Dominion University – 400 meter

Manteo Mitchell, age 25 – 4×400 meter Relay

Maurice Mitchell, age 22, studied at Florida State University – 200 meter

Jamie Nieto, age 35, studied at Eastern Michigan University – High Jump

Darvis Patton, age 34, studied at Texas Christian University – 4×100 meter Relay

Jason Richardson, age 26, studied at University of South Carolina – 110 meter Hurdles

Khadevis Robinson, age 36, studied at California State – 800 meter

Duane Solomon, age 27 – 800 meter

Michael Tinsley, age 28, studied at Jackson State University – 400 meter Hurdles

Isiah Young, age 22 – 200 meter

Jason Young, age 31, studied at Texas Tech University – Discus Throw

Women's Volleyball

Foluke Akinradewo, age 24, studied at Stanford University

Tayyiba Haneef-Park, age 33, studied at Long Beach University

Megan Hodge, age 23, studied at Penn State

Destinee Hooker, age 24

Danielle Scott-Arruda, age 39, studied at Long Beach State University

Men's Weightlifting

Kendrick Farris, age 26, studied at Louisiana State University

Women's Wrestling

Kelsey Campbell, age 27, studied at Arizona State University

Men's Wrestling

Dremiel Deshon Byers, age 37, studied at North Carolina A&T

(Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper)

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