Black & Gold: Black Girls Who Rocked the Olympics!

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  • Carmelita Jeter | Black Girls Rock 2012
  • Tianna Madison | Black Girls Rock 2012
  • Serena Williams | Black Girls Rock 2012
  • Venus and Serena Williams | Black Girls Rock 2012
  • Lia Neal | Black Girls Rock 2012
  • U.S. Women's Basketball Team
  • Paige McPherson | Black Girls Rock 2012
  • Nzingha Prescod | Black Girls Rock 2012
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  • Gabrielle Douglas | Black Girls Rock 2012
  • Allyson Felix | Black Girls Rock 2012
  • Bianca Knight | Black Girls Rock 2012

Serena Williams

Serena Williams' name is synonymous with athletic success. She became only the second woman ever to complete a career Golden Slam when she won her first singles gold medal in the 2012 Summer Olympics by absolutely slamming Maria Sharapova in a 6-0, 6-1 win. 

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