Loraine White

c. 1947

In 1980, said to be the first Black woman to become a high school football coach in the United States. In the Newark Athletic Hall of Fame. NJ’s first female assistant coach.


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Newark Athletic Hall of Fame

Kukla, Barbara J. “Newark Women: from Suffragettes to the State House”

Glicken, Lloyde “Weequahic Gets Lady Football Coach” Star Ledger Dec 16, 1975