Sports

Miracle in Minnesota–Vikings Win!

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

When New Orleans Saints kicker Wil Lutz drilled a 43- yard field goal with 25 seconds to go to give the Saints a 24-23 lead over the Minnesota Vikings in Sunday’s divisional playoff game, long-suffering Vikings fans began to feel a little déjà vu. Another loss. Another playoff disappointment. Another cold winter devoid of a Super Bowl championship that has … Continue reading “Miracle in Minnesota–Vikings Win!”

WBB Falls to Howard Monday

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

Junior forward Kaylee Allen led the Savannah State University women’s basketball team (2-13, 0-4 MEAC) with 17 points, while freshman center Alexxus Sowell recorded a career-high with 15 rebounds as the Lady Tigers fell to Howard University (6-11, 2-2 MEAC) 87-59 Monday in Tiger Arena. Allen added seven rebounds, four steals, two assists and two blocks, while Sowell added eight … Continue reading “WBB Falls to Howard Monday”

The Atlanta Falcons Out For the Season

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

The Atlanta Falcons had so many chances, but in the end they just couldn’t finish the deal. Tonight they lost to the Philadelphia Eagles 15-10 in the divisional round of the NFC playoffs.

Men’s Professional Indoor Soccer Franchise in Savannah?

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

Savannah recently played host to Georgia Soccer Hall of Famer, former Atlanta Pro Goalkeeper, Graham Tutt. Tutt was researching the “Savannah Soccer Market” as the League Commissioner of a new professional indoor soccer league called, ACTION Indoor Soccer. AIS. Tutt highly ranks the Savannah Civic Center (seating capacity 6,000) and the Savannah Soccer Community “very much in the running and … Continue reading “Men’s Professional Indoor Soccer Franchise in Savannah?”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | January 10, 2018

NFL Coach On The Rise: Steve Wilks Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator and assistant head coach Steve Wilks is a hot name when it comes to NFL teams needing a head coach. Wilks, who just finished his sixth season on the Panthers staff and 12th overall in the NFL, has drawn interest for head coaching positions with the New York Giants, … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Offense-Defense All American Bowl Week

By Savannah Tribune | January 10, 2018

Offense-Defense All-American Bowl Week includes youth, high school underclassmen, and elite senior prospects competing for exposure on the biggest stage of them all. The week’s events also include combines, coaching clinics, conventions, tournaments, and of course. The 88 Senior All-American game Offense-Defense All-American Bowl Week was held in New Orleans, December 27-30, 2017. Offense-Defense has been helping youth and high … Continue reading “Offense-Defense All American Bowl Week”

Allen and Scott Leads WBB; SSU Falls to Morgan State Monday

By Savannah Tribune | January 10, 2018

Juniors Kaylee Allen and Donasja Scott combined for 34 points as the Savannah State University women’s basketball team (2- 11, 0-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) fell to Morgan State University (10-6, 3-0 MEAC) 73-67 Monday in Hill Field House to end an eight-game roadstand. Allen led the team with 19 points and with eight rebounds, while adding two steals and shooting … Continue reading “Allen and Scott Leads WBB; SSU Falls to Morgan State Monday”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | January 03, 2018

Top 2017 Sports Stories from SSU With 2017 recently coming to a close, this writer came up with what he thinks were the top five Savannah State sports stories. 1- In April, the SSU administration announced plans to move the institution’s athletic program from Division I to Division II, because of financial reasons. In early December, the administration held a … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Savannah Silver Cheetahs Compete in N.C. United Youth Indoor Track & Field

By Savannah Tribune | January 03, 2018

This past weekend, on December 30, 2017, the Silver Cheetahs competed in the North Carolina United Youth Indoor Track and Field Classic in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 10 athletes from the Savannah-Chatham Silver Cheetahs competed in Winston Salem, North Carolina, against multiple track and field teams across Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia. As a result, the Savannah Chatham Silver … Continue reading “Savannah Silver Cheetahs Compete in N.C. United Youth Indoor Track & Field”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | December 27, 2017

Lonon Inducted into Hall of Fame Former Savannah State baseball player Thomas Lonon was one of three recently inducted into the inaugural South Effingham Athletic Hall of Fame. Lonon was a threesport athlete for the Mustangs, having played football, basketball and baseball. After high school, Lonon joined the Savannah State baseball program where he played second base and in the … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”