Sports

It’s On! Serena’s Cleared To Wear Catsuits On The Court

By Savannah Tribune | December 26, 2018

The great catsuit controversy is over—well, kind of. Memorably, officials at the French Open banned catsuits directly after Serena Williams’ 2018 appearance wearing one, implicitly referring to the Nike-designed black compression suit Williams said made her feel like “a superhero” (it was also worn as a protective measure against post-pregnancy blood clots). According to the French Tennis Federation’s new, stricter … Continue reading “It’s On! Serena’s Cleared To Wear Catsuits On The Court”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

This week’s feature is with Savannah High School athletics director and head boys basketball coach Timothy Jordan. Jordan recently won his 500th game as a head coach when his Blue Jackets defeated. McIntosh County Academy 71-51 in the Ron Love Athletic Center on December 14. A native of Wrens, Georgia, Jordan came to Savannah in 1978 to attend Savannah State. … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | December 12, 2018

Savannah State University and head football coach Erik Raeburn parted ways on December 7, 2018. In a statement released by the university, it said that Raeburn has been relieved of his duties as head football coach, effective immediately. “We thank Coach Raeburn for his three seasons of service at the helm of the football program and wish him the best … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | December 05, 2018

Tigers Beat Middle Georgia 105-95 Jahlin Smith had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Savannah State men’s basketball team to a 105-95 win over Middle Georgia State in a game played at Tiger Arena on November 11. Also scoring in double figures for the Tigers were Collins Joseph (19), Zaquavian Smith (17), Zach Sellers (16) and Tyrell Harper … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

PGA of America Introduces Advisory Council for 33rd PGA Minority Collegiate Championship and PGA WORKS Career Expo

By Savannah Tribune | December 05, 2018

The most culturally significant championship in collegiate golf aligns with a stable of golf industry, business and athletic leaders, as well as college golf coaches, to enhance all facets of a national showcase event The PGA of America introduced an advisory council to oversee the 33rd PGA Minority Collegiate Championship and PGA WORKS Career Expo, taking place May 9-12, 2019 … Continue reading “PGA of America Introduces Advisory Council for 33rd PGA Minority Collegiate Championship and PGA WORKS Career Expo”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | November 28, 2018

When the Savannah State University women’s basketball team hosted Jacksonville University on November 19, the game was a homecoming for JU guard Alexis Pierce. Pierce, who is a reserve guard for the Dolphins, had plenty of fan support in Tiger Arena with about two dozen family and friends there to cheer her on. “It was amazing seeing my family and … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | November 21, 2018

Wallace Earns 300th Win When the Miles College women’s basketball team opened their season with a 73-68 win over Mississippi College on November 9, it was also the 300th career win for Miles head coach Phillip Wallace, Jr. Wallace started his coaching career at his alma mater, Savannah State, where he won 105 games in five years. In three years … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Five SSU Volleyball Student-Athletes Named to MEAC All-Academic Team

By Savannah Tribune | November 21, 2018

The Savannah State volleyball team place five student-athletes on the 2018 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference All Academic Team. A total of 68 student athletes from the conference’s 12 institutions who achieved academic success during the 2017-18 academic year were named to the all conference squad. SSU volleyball players earning academic honors were Tyran Chenault, Oneillia Fuller, Salma Gonzalez, Leiri Melendez and … Continue reading “Five SSU Volleyball Student-Athletes Named to MEAC All-Academic Team”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | November 14, 2018

North Carolina A&T 28 SSU 12 Kylil Carter threw for one touchdown and passed for another to lead 13th ranked North Carolina A&T to a 28-12 win over Savannah State in a game played at T. A. Wright Stadium on November 10. Carter tossed a 10 yard touchdown passed just before halftime to give A&T a 21-0 lead and added … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Wear Savannah Merges Fashion & Locality

By Savannah Tribune | November 14, 2018

Wear Savannah is a clothing, accessory and footwear brand inspired by Savannah, GA. Wear Savannah innovates premium fashion with products derived from local landmarks, styled with creative filters and premium textiles. Old souvenirs now meets the new way to remember Savannah, GA through wearable memorabilia in the form of premium fashion. WearSavannah.com is for the tourist that wants to take … Continue reading “Wear Savannah Merges Fashion & Locality”