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Recent Graduates Reflect on Their Time at TSU
Sunday, May 6, 2018
Recent Graduates Reflect on Their Time at TSU

NASHVILLE --- After completing the requirements to obtain a bachelor's degree from Tennessee State University, 37 student-athletes walked across the stage on Saturday, May 5, during the spring commencement ceremony. 

Some of the recent graduates shared a few thoughts on their TSU experience.

“My time here was great. I met a lot of great people and created awesome memories.”
- Maxine Beard, Women’s Basketball

“It was a great experience on and off the field. Definitely prepared me for life.”
-Tyrell Doss, Football

“I learned many valuable things I get to take into life. I met many great people and lifelong friends.”
-Whitney Ennis, Softball

“My experience at TSU has been a good one. I’ve grown a lot as a person and I am proud of who I’ve become. I love the culture. There’s a sense of brother and sisterhood you wouldn’t find at a lot of other schools.”
- David Jones, Men’s Track and Field

“It was a blast. I’d do another four years.”
-Joseph Johnson, Football

 “It was great. I had an amazing time.”
-Samson Oyediran, Men’s Basketball

“My overall experience at TSU was memorable. I made a lot of friends and learned many valuable things.”
-Kasey Cox, Softball

“Great experience. I made a lot of connections and life long brothers.”
-Darreon Reddick, Men’s Basketball

“I enjoyed every minute.”
-Katora Roberts, Volleyball

“It was a great experience.”
-Dell Porter, Football

“I’ve always wanted to have an HBCU experience so it was a great opportunity to represent one and enjoy it for 3 ½ years.”
-Alexis Johnson, Volleyball

 “Very fun and it went by fast.”
-Terrell Bonds, Football

 “I enjoyed the atmosphere/experience of an HBCU.”
-Cherlie Ann Adorno De Jesus

“A life changing experience that molded me into the woman I am today.”
-Hannah Alsup, Women’s Track and Field

“To the TSU Family: Thank you for helping me and pushing me.”
-Daimer Gordon, Women’s Track and Field


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