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By Savannah Tribune | June 09, 2021

Voting Open For MEAC Anniversary Softball Team In celebration of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference’s (MEAC) 50th anniversary, voting for the league’s All-Time Softball Team, presented by The Home Depot, is now open. Cease this opportunity to cast your vote for Tigers history. Voting is open until June 25, 2021. To be considered for the ballot, a candidate must meet at … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | June 02, 2021

Wiltz and Walder Named To Track All Region Team A pair of Savannah State track and field athletes have been named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Region team for the 2021 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field season. Sophomore Darryl Wiltz earned the honor in the men’s 110m hurdles while fellow sophomore … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Voting Open For MEAC Anniversary Golf Team

By Savannah Tribune | June 02, 2021

In celebration of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference’s (MEAC) 50th anniversary, voting for the league’s All-Time Men’s Golf Team, presented by The Home Depot, is now open. Savannah State fans should take advantage of this opportunity to cast their vote in support for Tigers golf history. Voting is open until June 20, 2021. To be considered for the ballot, a candidate … Continue reading “Voting Open For MEAC Anniversary Golf Team”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | May 26, 2021

Harold N. Washington has been elected as the new Savannah State University National Alumni Association (SSUNAA) President. Washington, whose term will last from 2021-24, was installed and welcomed along with other SSUNAA Executive Board officers during its virtual Annual May Meeting on May 1, 2021. Washington is a 1998 graduate of Savannah State with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management. … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

WNBA Team Hires All-Black, All-Female Broadcast Team

By Savannah Tribune | May 26, 2021

The WNBA kicked off its historic 25th anniversary season with a slew of televised games, a new look, a new theme – Count It – and for one team, some new faces. For the first time in team history, the Atlanta Dream home games – played at the Gateway Center Arena at College Park – will be called by an … Continue reading “WNBA Team Hires All-Black, All-Female Broadcast Team”

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By Savannah Tribune | May 19, 2021

SSU Baseball Assistant Leaves Forrest Arnold who spent the past two seasons at Savannah State University where he served as the team’s pitching coach has been hired at Middle Tennessee State where he will be a volunteer assistant coach with the baseball program. He will coach first base and will assist with coaching the pitchers during the remainder of the … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Savannah State Golf Honored At Annual Sports Awards Luncheon

By Savannah Tribune | May 19, 2021

The Savannah State men’s and women’s golf programs were honored on May 11 at the annual Sports Awards Luncheon with the first ever Spirit of Sport Award. The Tigers were a crucial part of several professional golf events in the Savannah area this year as volunteers. During the Korn Ferry Tour at the Landings Deer Creek Course in Savannah, the … Continue reading “Savannah State Golf Honored At Annual Sports Awards Luncheon”

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By Savannah Tribune | May 12, 2021

Slocum Enters Hall of Fame After the COVID-19 pandemic prevented their induction ceremony last year, the Macon Sports Hall of Fame held their annual event on May 4, honoring what would have been the class of 2020. Among the eight individuals honored was Savannah State graduate Robert Slocum who was inducted for football and coaching in front of family and … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Twenty-Five Student- Athletes Conferred Degrees At SSU 198th Commencement

By Savannah Tribune | May 12, 2021

Twenty-five student athletes were conferred their college diplomas this weekend during the 198th Savannah State University Commencement. The spring graduation was divided into three separate events, as each of the school’s colleges held their own ceremony so COVID-19 safety policies could be followed. The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences held their ceremony on Friday at 9 a.m. followed … Continue reading “Twenty-Five Student- Athletes Conferred Degrees At SSU 198th Commencement”

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By Savannah Tribune | May 05, 2021

Powell Earns Football Award Delvecchio Powell II, a redshirt freshman running back at Presbyterian College, has been named the Pioneer Football League Freshman Offensive Player of the Year. In seven games this spring, Powell totaled a team-high 311 rushing yards including a touchdown coming against Morehead State on the ground. He also picked up 17 catches for 135 receiving yards … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”