Retired Carver athletic director and coach Lloyd "Sodie" White will be honored at a pre-90th birthday roast and scholarship benefit on Nov. 22 from 5 to 9:30 p.m. in the school's gymnasium at Bentalou and Presstman streets.
Tickets are $35 and may be purchased by contacting James Griffin at 410-233-6229 or Isaiah Foreman at 410-566-9071.
On hand to honor White will be Colts Hall of Fame running back Lenny Moore, former Dunbar and University of Maryland basketball coach Bob Wade and current Edmondson football and basketball coach Pete Pompey.
White retired in 1977, ending a teaching and coaching career that spanned 36 years. The football field at Carver was renamed in his honor.