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Daily News Headline 2/9/18

posted Feb 9, 2018, 6:21 AM by Nancy Berry

In the news today, Traip Academy graduate Seba Johnson was the youngest skier and the first black female alpine skier to compete in the Winter Olympics. This she did at age 14 in Calgary. Her skis are now enshrined in the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC.  Johnson works in L.A. and speaks to school groups about her experience as a black athlete in a sport dominated by whites.

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