Hampton U. crowns a new “Mr. Pirate”

Tyler Barnes | Contributing Writer Hampton University has crowned Christopher Bates as the new Mr. Pirate for the 2017- 2018 school year. Last Friday, Robert C. Ogden Hall transformed into a night of festivity with Mardi Gras colors and decorations for the Mr. Pirate pageant. Proud family members, friends and faculty gathered to cheer on contestants as they competed for the title. The audience harmonized along to the tunes played by Dj D Will in anticipation for the pageant to begin. The contestants confidently graced Ogden's stage as the crowd roared with excitement. Contestants Andrew Justice, Barry Palmore, Anderson Douglas, … Continue reading Hampton U. crowns a new “Mr. Pirate”