Robert Washington (born August 16, 1958) is an American Elvis impersonator who has won many Elvis competitions in the United States. Washington is African American, and was the first African American to win the World Champion Elvis Impersonator title. Sam Thompson, a former bodyguard of Elvis Presley, once commented on Washington's close resemblance to Presley's sound.
Valpo Football senior running back Robert Washington saw his dream come to fruition this past week. The standout athlete received an invite to the Philadelphia Eagles’ Rookie Minicamp where he will have an opportunity to earn a job with a National Football League (NFL) team. “It hasn’t hit me...
South Suburban wins top-20 matchup: Demarco Minor scored a game-high 27 points and Damonte Taylor had a double-double of 21 points and 11 rebounds as No. 3 South Suburban beat No. 20 Danville (Ill.) 88-73 in a battle of nationally ranked NJCAA Division II teams. Cam Donatlan scored 20 for SSC (5-0).
Valpo's Washington earns preseason honor: Valparaiso running back Robert Washington has been named the Phil Steele Pioneer Football League Preseason Offensive Player of the Year. Washington also was one of VU's three Phil Steele first-team all-conference picks along with kicker Brian Bartholomew and punter Ben Niesner. Valpo's second-team all-league selections were Washington (all-purpose back on special teams), offensive lineman Aaron Byrd, defensive lineman Trejuan Purty, linebacker Jaxon Peifer, defensive back Keyon Turner, kick returner Charlie Maxwell and long snapper Doug Haugh. Linebacker Evan Annis was named to the all-conference third team.