Chicago Tonight

Chicago Rowers Made History as First Black High School Crew

Clip: 07/29/2020 | 7m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

On the West Side of Chicago in the 1990s, Manley High School’s rowing team was the first all-Black high school rowing crew in the U.S. The new documentary “A Most Beautiful Thing” tells the team’s story.

Aired: 07/29/20

Rating: NR

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