Vice President Harris wins alma mater draw at Howard-Hampton football game


Vice President Kamala Harris received an enthusiastic reception on Saturday as she surprised fans at Audi Field in Washington DC ahead of the annual Howard-Hampton football game.

“It’s Kamala! students shouted on the sidelines when they first saw the most famous former student at Howard University when she arrived to perform the traditional raffle.

The game, nicknamed the “Classic of Truth and Service”, is the 96th reunion of the two great historically black universities – and the first football game ever to be held at the all-new football stadium just outside of Howard’s campus.

His alma mater won the veep flip after Hampton called stack.

Harris, Howard Class of 1986, is the first HBCU graduate to be elected to the second highest office in the country.

Vice President Kamala Harris graduated from Howard University in 1986.
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Vice President Kamala Harris arrives to toss a coin ahead of the Howard University and Hampton University soccer game at Audi Field in Washington, DC, the United States, September 18, 2021.
The players warmly greet Vice President Kamala Harris as she arrives on the pitch for the toss.
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Vice President Kamala Harris takes to the field with her husband Doug Emhoff ahead of an NCAA college football game between Howard and Hampton at Audi Field in Washington on Saturday, September 18, 2021.
Vice President Kamala Harris walks the field with her husband Doug Emhoff (right) behind her.
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Vice President Kamala Harris, with University President Howard Wayne AI Frederick (left), signals as she leaves the field after throwing the coin for the Howard University-University football game Hampton at Audi Field in Washington, DC on September 18, 2021.
Vice President Kamala Harris greets fans after tossing the coin with Howard University President Wayne AI Frederick (left).
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