HUSwimming's Askew to be Honored at the Black History Invitational Swim Meet


WASHINGTON (February 14, 2019) – Howard University men's & women's swimming & diving head coach Nicholas Askewwill be this year's honoree at the 33rd Black History Invitational Swim Meet. The three-day event (Feb. 15-17) takes place at Takoma Aquatic Center (300 Van Buren Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20012). "This is a great honor," said Askew. "It's a privilege to be this year's honoree. I would like to thank Mayor [Muriel] Bowser and D.C. Parks & Recreation for this amazing opportunity." The Black History Invitational Swim Meet is recognized as a premier minority swim competition in the United States and around the world. This annual event is hosted by the District of Columbia Department o