RALEIGH, N.C. – The Department of Shaw University Athletics will highlight former student-athletes and their accomplishments in their professional careers and the impact they have made on their communities in a monthly segment called the Shaw Student-Athlete Alumni Spotlight.
This month we talked with former football student-athlete Trevekio Roberts '18. Roberts was a two-year letterman with the Bears football team as an offensive lineman.
What sport(s) did you play at Shaw?
What year did you graduate?
Have you obtained a higher level of education since graduating from Shaw?
Roberts: Currently working on my masters in Sports Administration at Northwestern State
Where is your current place of employment?
Roberts: Offensive Line Assistant Football Coach at Northwestern State University
Why did you choose to attend Shaw?
Roberts: Shaw gave me family and homelike feeling
What is your fondest memory of being a Shaw student-athlete?
Roberts: Beating Winston-Salem State on their Homecoming
What would you say is your greatest athletic or academic accomplishment during your time at Shaw?
Roberts: Winning the first ever Raleigh Classic trophy against St. Aug in 2016
What kind of advice would you give to current Saints competing in athletics?
Roberts: Mental Toughness Xtra Effort (MTXE)
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