Tocarra Montgomery is a African American
wrestler. She is from
Ohio and owned 3 national championships.
She has received gold medals in Athens.
The reason she said she got into wrestling
is because her father is in prison.
She’s a senior in college who plans
to be an elementary school teacher
after becoming a gold medalist in the
158.5 pound weight class.
She says that African Americans may
be even more marketable than white
athletes. The sponsors know people
are giving their undivided attention
to Black athletes since they
are doing so well. The Black athlete is popular.