skip to Main Content
In The News

3 VSHF Inductees Highlight 2021 Hampton Roads Sports HoF

The Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame announced that Mark West, a former Old Dominion basketball star, is part of…

read more

Before Bubba Wallace, there was Wendell Scott

Before Bubba Wallace, there was Wendell Scott. On Monday, Wallace became only the second Black driver to win in NASCAR’s…

read more

NFL legend and Portsmouth restaurateur Roger Brown dies at 84

Roger Brown, a Pro Bowl defensive lineman for the famed Fearsome Foursomes of the Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams…

read more

Bob Dandridge takes immense pride in representing HBCUs in Hall of Fame

There are five historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in the state of Virginia and two of them had alumni…

read more

Bullets Great Bobby Dandridge Grew Spiritually While Waiting for Hall of Fame Call

Bobby Dandridge had been waiting for the call for over three decades and he missed it. He checked his phone and…

read more

Top Moments: Earl Lloyd, Chuck Cooper, Nat Clifton blaze new path in NBA

Not that long ago, it was a time when African-Americans could not take simple privileges — like staying at certain…

read more

How HBCU legend Bob Dandridge finally got ‘the call’ to join the Basketball Hall Of Fame

After three decades of waiting for the call from the Hall, Bob Dandridge is finally getting his just due. Dandridge,…

read more

AP Former Virginia Union star Wallace, former Maggie Walker star Dandridge in class of 16 heading into basketball Hall of Fame Saturday

If it didn’t really sink in when he slipped to the 10th pick in the 1998 NBA draft, Paul Pierce…

read more

‘I Started From the Bottom and Became a Winner’: Ben Wallace’s Journey Is Hall of Fame–Worthy

Before he became a force of nature on the hardwood, Ben Wallace experienced working on cotton fields in the sweltering…

read more

Ben Wallace: How the Detroit Pistons center went from undrafted to the basketball Hall of Fame

As an undrafted, undersized center who averaged less than six points per game for his career, Ben Wallace has nevertheless…

read more

Teel: Bill Roth reuniting with Hokies, Shane Beamer and Eddie Royal

Absent from a Lane Stadium broadcasting booth for six seasons, Bill Roth is scheduled to work two games in the…

read more

NASCAR to celebrate Wendell Scott’s historic race victory with presentation at Daytona

Before Saturday’s Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway, NASCAR will celebrate the legacy of NASCAR Hall of Fame…

read more
Back To Top