By AFRO Staff

From left, Ashley Watson, Rolando Reid, Shanwayne Stephens and Matthew Wekpe, members of the Jamaican four-man bobsled team, are back in the Winter Olympics for the first time since 1998. Reid, a former track and field standout, is a 2016 Morgan State graduate.

Three-time Olympian and Morgan State University graduate (class of ‘80), Neville G. Hodge, has put together a Jamaican sled team for the first time to compete for the gold at this year’s 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. Hodge was a former head coach of MSU’s track and field team. Bobsledding portion of the Olympics, runs from Feb. 12 – 19. 

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