Sports

Woods & Biles Win At 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards

By Savannah Tribune | February 20, 2019

On Monday, February 18, the 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards honored the sportspeople of the year. Each year, the awards honor the greatest achievements and individuals from across the sports world and celebrate the power of sports to change the world. The contenders are nominated by the world’s media, with the winners selected by legends of global sport: members of … Continue reading “Woods & Biles Win At 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards”

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By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

SSU Baseball Picked Fifth The Savannah State baseball team was picked to finish fifth in the Southern Division of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference for the 2019 season. North Carolina A&T is the favorite to win the Southern Division. Bethune-Cookman was picked to finish second followed by Florida A&M, North Carolina Central and SSU. Coppin State is expected to win the … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

SSU Signs 18 in 2019 Recruiting Class

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Savannah State University interim head football coach Shawn Quinn is pleased to announce that 18 student-athletes have signed national letters of intent to play football with the Tigers. “We recruited good students. Players that are very athletic and excited to attend Savannah State. They come from a lot of winning programs which is an important component for us moving forward. … Continue reading “SSU Signs 18 in 2019 Recruiting Class”

Savannah-Chatham Silver Cheetahs Track and Field Team

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

This past Saturday, February 9, 2019, the Silver Cheetahs competed in the 2nd Annual V12 Florida Season Opener Indoor Track and Field Challenge in Gainesville, Florida. This track and field event is the first start for the Cheetahs’ Outdoor Track and Field Season. Six athletes from the Savannah-Chatham Silver Cheetahs competed in Gainesville, Florida, against multiple track and field teams … Continue reading “Savannah-Chatham Silver Cheetahs Track and Field Team”

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By Savannah Tribune | February 06, 2019

SSU Coach Speaks At Football Coaching Clinic Savannah State interim head football coach Shawn Quinn had the opportunity to address high school and college coaches from across the nation on January 25 at the Nike Coach of the Year Clinic. Quinn spoke on the topic of Third Down Defense with Movement. “I talked about defensing spread offenses, defensive line movement … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Patriots Win Superbowl 2019

By Savannah Tribune | February 06, 2019

Tom Brady and the Patriots win Super Bowl LIII, after a thrilling season that ended with a low-scoring final game. In a matchup that lived up to expectations, the New England Patriots beat the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 to take home the Vince Lombardi Trophy at Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta, Georgia. With talk about Tom Brady who became the … Continue reading “Patriots Win Superbowl 2019”

Lindsey Vonn Crashes Through The World Championships

By Savannah Tribune | February 06, 2019

Lindsey Vonn, a 34-year old Olympic gold medalist and one of the most dominant female skiers in history, announced last week that she will be retiring from skiing following her final two races at the World Championships in Sweden. While competing in the first race on Tuesday, a super-G, Vonn was tripped up by a gate and crashed into the … Continue reading “Lindsey Vonn Crashes Through The World Championships”

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By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

More SSU Players Leaving At least three more Savannah State football players have decided to leave the program. According to their social media posts, Donald Rutledge, Michael Police and Dentarrius Yon have decided to move on. Rutledge, a defensive back, was third on the team in tackles in 2018 with 53. The Sumter, South Carolina native who transferred to SSU … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

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By Savannah Tribune | January 23, 2019

On June 12, 2018, the Washington Redskins honored replacement players from the team’s 1987 squad with Super Bowl rings in a ceremony at Inova Sports Performance Center at Redskins Park. Although he was unable to attend the event, one of the players who received a ring was former Savannah State linebacker Robert “Bobby” Curtis. “The moment I was told that … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

2019 NFL Superbowl

By Savannah Tribune | January 23, 2019

For the first time in 17 years, the Los Angeles Rams are headed to the Super Bowl and in a twist of fate, they’ll be playing the same team they faced the last time they were there: the New England Patriots. The Rams earned their trip to Atlanta on Sunday by knocking off the Saints in the NFC Championship. Rams … Continue reading “2019 NFL Superbowl”