Levi Bough was a trailblazing Terrier as he broke the color barrier at St. Francis, becoming the first black student-athlete on the men’s basketball team in 1947.
This year, the St. Francis Athletics department will honor Terriers men’s basketball Hall of Famer Jerome Williams (class of ’76) with the Levi Bough Trailblazer Award. St. Francis College is located in Brooklyn Heights, N.Y.
Levi G. Bough (1921-2008) was born on St. Croix to Julius and Caroline Gasper-Bough. He is the uncle of shelley dewese. Click the below link.