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By Savannah Tribune | July 28, 2021

Former SSU Booster President Dies Vivian Mitchell Brannen, a longtime member of the Savannah State University Community Booster Club, died on July 3, 2021 at Hospice Savannah. She was 72. Brannen held an office in the booster club from 2012 until her death. She served two terms as president and before that was the organization’s treasurer. At the time of … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Savannah State Women’s Golf Joins Peach Belt Conference

By Savannah Tribune | July 28, 2021

The Peach Belt Conference Board of Directors is pleased to announce the addition of Savannah State University as an associate member for women’s golf. The Tigers will begin competition in the PBC this fall and participate in the 2022 women’s golf tournament. “We are excited to welcome Savannah State as an associate member,” said PBC commissioner David Brunk. “Special thanks … Continue reading “Savannah State Women’s Golf Joins Peach Belt Conference”

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By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

McGowin, Sikes Named To MEAC All-Time Baseball Team Former Savannah State University baseball players Kyle McGowin and Charles Sikes were recently named to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference’s All-Time team for baseball. The team was composed of 50 student-athletes from the conference’s member schools over the past 50 years. McGowin was the 2013 MEAC Pitcher of the Year. He also earned … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

AAU Club Championship Outdoor Track & Field Held

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

From Wednesday, July 14th to Saturday, July 17th, 2021, the Silver Cheetahs competed in the AAU Club Championship Outdoor Track and Field Invitational at Satellite Beach High School in Satellite Beach, Florida. Two athletes from the Savannah-Chatham Silver Cheetahs competed in the AAU Club Championship Outdoor Track and Field Invitational against multiple track and field teams across the nation. Blessed … Continue reading “AAU Club Championship Outdoor Track & Field Held”

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By Savannah Tribune | July 14, 2021

Humboldt State University head men’s basketball coach Tae Norwood has announced the hiring of Andy Harre as the Lumberjacks’ top assistant men’s basketball coach. Harre comes to Homboldt State from Savannah State University (SSU) where he was the assistant women’s basketball coach for the past five seasons. “We are very excited to add Andy (Harre) to our coaching staff,” said … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

The Junior Tour – Southeast Georgia League Sends 14 To Nationals

By Savannah Tribune | July 14, 2021

The Junior Tour Powered by Under Armour – Southeast Georgia will be sending fourteen players to the upcoming Junior Tour Powered by Under Armour National Championships. The Championships will be played July 17-18 at Disney World in Orlando FL, at the Disney Magnolia, Palm and Oak Trail Golf Courses. Over 420 players from across the nation will compete for the … Continue reading “The Junior Tour – Southeast Georgia League Sends 14 To Nationals”

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By Savannah Tribune | July 07, 2021

SWAC Officially Welcomes Bethune- Cookman and Florida A&M As New Members The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) is excited to officially welcome the additions of Bethune-Cookman University and Florida A&M University as full members of the league on July 1, 2021. “We are extremely excited to welcome Bethune-Cookman University and Florida A&M University as official members of the Southwestern Athletic Conference,” … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

SSU Names New Director of University Bands Welcome Gabriel Arnold

By Savannah Tribune | July 07, 2021

Savannah State University has named Gabriel Arnold, Ph.D., assistant professor of music and director of university bands, effective July 1. In this role, Arnold will direct the Savannah State University Band Program including the Powerhouse of the South marching band, pep, jazz and symphonic wind ensemble bands in rehearsals and performances. He will provide leadership in recruiting band members and … Continue reading “SSU Names New Director of University Bands Welcome Gabriel Arnold”

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By Savannah Tribune | June 30, 2021

Four Tigers Named to MEAC 50th Anniversary Men’s Golf Team As the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) continues to celebrate its 50th anniversary during the 2020-21 academic year, the conference office announced on June 23 the Men’s Golf All-Time Team, presented by The Home Depot, comprised of 50 outstanding student-athletes throughout the conference’s history. Savannah State had four players represented on … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sha’Carri Richardson Bolts Into History and Tokyo Olympics

By Savannah Tribune | June 30, 2021

With lightning-like quickness and a will to dominate, Sha’Carri Richardson is on her way to the Olympics in Tokyo. The 21-year-old native of Dallas, Texas, won the women’s 100-meter final during the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials. Richardson’s victory came in just 10.86 seconds – amazingly, it was an eye-lash slower than her head-spinning performance in the semifinal heat, … Continue reading “Sha’Carri Richardson Bolts Into History and Tokyo Olympics”