McClymonds Warriors Pride Day

McClymonds students and alumni celebrated Warrior Pride Day of their Homecoming Week on Wednesday, Oct. 24, with educational sessions on sports legacies and the historic background of the school and West Oakland. Students learned the story of the Black migration to West Oakland and talked to former Mack athletes, including Olympian gold medalist Jim Hines. From left to right: Mack alumni Brian McGhee, Jim Hines, former McClymonds coach Bill Patterson and Mack alumni Shomari Carter.  Inset:  Relonda McGhee, head of the student body leadership and social worker with Alternatives in Action at McClymonds, organized the Homecoming Week event. Photos by Ashley Chambers.