Paul Wachter has written for The New York Times Magazine, Harper's, and The Atlantic. He lives in Visalia, California.
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But Gary Faulkner Jr. is struggling to repeat that success
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One of the few blacks at the top of the sport, he’s shooting for the Tokyo Olympics
Several black women pros are on the rise, but the recreational ranks are dwindling
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