Lambda Upsilon Chapter History

Lambda Upsilon Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. was chartered February 13,1951.

The Founding Brothers were: 

Charles Butler: Basileus
Ansel Payne: KRS
George Riley: KF
Charles Deal: Dean of Pledges
Julius Threet: Keeper of Peace
Edward Hardy: Historian
Julius Glover: Chaplain
Raymond Quaterman
Edward Oden
Lewis Alexander

The following are the “Lines” that have been pledged at Lambda Upsilon:

First Five: SPR 1952
Sam Hughes
Theodore Hinton
Johnnie Blackwood
William Kline
James Hendricks

Obstinate One: SPR 1954
Larry Colbert

Treacherous Two: SPR 1956
James Carter
Paul Barnes

Terrible Two: SPR 1957
Norman Chase
Charles Sanford

Tough Two: SPR 1958
Richard Amos
Charles Sanford

Mighty Nine: SPR 1960
Arthur Eason
Donald Allen
Frank Napier
Henry Clyburn
H. Eversette Irving
Willie P. Smith
Morris Freeman
Thomas C. Harris
R.J. Cornish Jr.

Tenacious Two: SPR 1965
James Thomas
Kenneth Alston

Fumbling Five: SPR 1970
Adam Richberg
Roy Rhodes
Nat Oliver
Reginald Brown
Vreeland Williams

Doomsday Dozen: FALL 1970
Randolph Alexander
Dwight Blackmon
John Cline
Charles Jackson
Monte Suber
Edward Warrick
Larry Witherspoon
Russell Bragdon
Thorton Smith
Alphonso Robinson
Thomas Crawford
Stanley Rogers

Fearless 10: SPR 1987
Gil Benson
T.K. Wells
Jeff Cum
James Joyner
Chuck Cornish
Mike Richardson
Harry Cornish
Donald Davis
Kenny Davis
Barry Rosser

Deadly Seven: SPR 1989
Glen Bell
Lynwood Turner
John Zellers
Kemper McDowell
Marty Johnson
Walter Johnson
William McCallum

Enthusiastic 8: SPR 1989 (WPU Charter Line)
Edward Drummond
Horace Perkins
Lorin Ellis
Anthony Smith
Glen Holt
Ricardo Datts
Lance Wakefield
Garvin Hadden

Awesome Twosome: SPR 1992
Hannibal Howell
Ryan Singleton

Unknown One: SPR 1995
Charles Ross

Undeniable Latin One: FALL 1995
Felix Gil

Fluctuating Four: SPR 1996
Charles Brown
Jason Hawes
Donald Showell
Todd Pipken

Never Again Ten: SPR 2001
Benny Benson
Moses McKenzie
Dwayne Roberts
Eddie Hill
Ronald Lathan
Todd Harris
Ronald Thomas
Andrew Beckford
Bennie Lee
Claude Wilson

Unconquerable Four: FALL 2004
Corwin Belfield
Lawrence Hart
John Chestnut
Steve Price

The Rebirth: FALL 2010
Jerome Morgan
Henry Dixon
Reggie Foxworth
Jason Hall
Jayson Cornish

It Couldn’t be Done: SPR 2012
Akmed Taylor-Kamara
Terrence Love
Micheal Smith
Taameir Drew
Jason Jennings

Cardiac Arrest: SPR 2014
Michael Newell
Tommie Patterson
Vincent Arrington

2 The Hard Way: FALL 2014
Markeece Preston
Jarel Lowery