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Charles West - Washington & Jefferson College FootballLegendary Washington & Jefferson College athlete 查尔斯“删减”西'24 先进的非裔美国人在大学体育中的作用。他曾在其第一个也是唯一的外观期间总统足球队的四分卫。 玫瑰碗在1922年。也是一个田径明星,他赢得了两届全国大学生五项冠军的称号,并入选了1924年国奥队,虽然他没有参加,由于对受伤。西继续参加在医学院霍华德大学,并导致一个成功的职业生涯在华盛顿一个医生区域。

West was a phenomenal athlete who normally played halfback for W&J but stepped in as quarterback for the Rose Bowl due to team injuries and illnesses. His athletic endeavors didn’t stop at the Rose Bowl and weren’t limited to football. He also was an accomplished track and field competitor who won the National Collegiate Pentathlon at the Penn Relays in 1922 and 1923, and who was named to the 1924 U.S. Olympic team, although he did not participate due to injury. He went on to sign with the Akron Pros professional football team after graduating from W&J in 1924, but instead chose to retire from athletics and attend Howard University Medical School in Washington, D.C.

Charles West as a member of the W&J football teamFor the next 50 years, West maintained a general medical practice in Alexandria, Virginia and his community service outshined his work on the athletic field. Despite encountering numerous instances of racism in the pre-Civil Rights era in both his athletic and medical career, West was respected and highly regarded by his teammates and those who knew him on and off the field. The Alexandria Urban League awarded him for his community service in 1973, and in 1978 he received a Howard University Medical Alumni Association citation for his years of practice. West also received the W&J Distinguished 校友 Service Award in 1978, and passed away the following year, on Nov. 20, 1979.

西边是四个人一个是今年引导到成名的玫瑰碗体育场大厅,参加德州主教练麦克·布朗的前大学,加州大学洛杉矶分校的四分卫卡德·麦瑙恩和密歇根海斯曼杯冠军查尔斯·伍德森的大学。他加入队友拉斯斯坦'21中成名的玫瑰碗大厅。斯坦因在1922年玫瑰碗最出色的球员,是在1991年第三类入选的一部分。

更多地了解西方的传统,阅读 文章全文 W&J Magazine, 开始第8页。

成名仪式的玫瑰碗体育场大厅