WVU Athletes, Administrators Walk For Social Justice and Change

Members of the WVU track team were part of a group of several hundred athletes and administrators participating in the march

West Virginia student-athletes and members of the athletic department gathered on Sunday, Aug 30 to march in support of change and equality for all. The march was organized by the WVU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).

Every West Virginia athletic team was represented. The march also included coaches and WVU administrators. Volleyball student-athlete Audrey Adams and and men’s swimming and diving’s Ben Brooks, the co-leaders of the SAAC, spoke at the conclusion of the march, which traced from the WVU Coliseum to the outdoor fields at the Student Rec Center. Also speaking were football’s T.J. Simmons, Osman Kamara and Josh Chandler-Semedo.

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Photos: Stephen Santilli