MEET THE BLACK 14

Members of the Black 14 went on to obtain college degrees and had successful careers in

aviation, business, education, human resources, journalism, manufacturing, and professional sports. 

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Jay Berry

Jay still today appears in the UW record book for interceptions returned for touchdowns. Berry became a sports anchor for television stations.

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Tony Gibson

Tony Gibson retired in 2011 after nearly 38 years as a lineman for a Massachusetts power company.

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John Griffin

John graduated from UW and

held several leadership positions with

The Brand Company and United Airlines.

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Lionel Grimes

Lionel went on to become an employment diversity executive with Toyota.

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Mel Hamilton

Mel graduated from the University of Wyoming and became the first black principal in the state of Wyoming. He has traveled across Wyoming sharing the "Black 14" message.

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Roy Hill

Ron became a physical education teacher in Colorado.

Tony played with the Washington Redskins in two Super Bowls and has hosted a sports talk show in Washington D.C. for 36 years.

Don Meadows

Don returned and graduated from the University of Wyoming and was an all-conference performer in 1971.

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Ivie Moore

Ivie has worked as a floor subcontractor in his native Arkansas.

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Guillermo Hysaw

Guillermo started his career in employment diversity and went on to become a Vice President of Lexus Japan. 

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Tony Mcgee

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James Issac

Isaac graduated from Dakota Wesleyan College and became a professor.

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Earl Lee

Earl graduated from UW and had a distinguished career as a teacher, coach and principal in Maryland.

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Joe Williams

Joe played with the Dallas Cowboys and the New Orleans Saints. He played in Super Bowl VI. 

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Ted Williams

Ted has worked almost four decades as a foreman at a manufacturing company in Illinois. He is one of the top bowlers in the country averaging over 200 points a game.