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By Savannah Tribune | April 14, 2021

Crisp Earns Basketball Honor East Georgia State College sophomore Preston Crisp has been named to the Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association (GCAA) Division I All-Region squad for his performances on the court during the 2020-21 season. The 6-foot-5 guard from Savannah was named to the GCAA second team. A graduate of Woodville-Tompkins High School, Crisp played in 21 games this season … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Former Savannah State Lineman Michael Johnson Invited To HBCU Combine

By Savannah Tribune | April 14, 2021

Following invitations to the Hula Bowl and the Tropical Bowl, former Savannah State offensive lineman Michael Johnson accepted an invitation to the inaugural HBCU Combine, set for April 9-10. Johnson will join two other Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) players at the combine on the campus of the University of Alabama-Birmingham. Johnson is the first Savannah State football player to … Continue reading “Former Savannah State Lineman Michael Johnson Invited To HBCU Combine”

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By Savannah Tribune | April 07, 2021

SC State Fires Basketball Coach South Carolina State University will not renew the contract of Bulldog’s men’s basketball head coach Murray Garvin, Director of Athletics Stacy Danley announced on March 15. Garvin spent 11 seasons on the Bulldog’s staff, the last nine as head coach, and compiled an overall record of 88-166 as head coach with a 50-75 mark in … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

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By Savannah Tribune | March 31, 2021

Evans Named Coach of the Year Groves High School boys basketball coach Kevin Evans has been named Coach of the Year for Region 3-AAA for the 2020- 21 season. In his first year of leading the Garden City based school, Evans posted a 9-9 overall record and a 4-2 mark in region play. Evans, 27, took over the team this … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Adam Svensson Surges Late, Birdies Second Playoff Hole To Win Club Car Championship

By Savannah Tribune | March 31, 2021

Svensson Wins Club Car Championship After birdies on the last two holes of regulation, Adam Svensson birdied the second playoff hole and defeated 54-hole leader Max McGreevy to win the Club Car Championship at The Landings Club. It was Svensson’s second career Korn Ferry Tour victory, and he becomes the first Canadian to win on Tour since Michael Gligic won … Continue reading “Adam Svensson Surges Late, Birdies Second Playoff Hole To Win Club Car Championship”

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By Savannah Tribune | March 24, 2021

Mitchell Earns All American Honors Savannah native Kadari Mitchell was one of four members of the South Carolina Beaufort indoor track & field team to earn NAIA All Americans honors for the 2021 indoor track season. At the NAIA meet Mitchell was tied for the fourth-fastest time (6.85) with three other sprinters. With his quick time, he advanced to the … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

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By Savannah Tribune | March 17, 2021

Williams Earns Basketball Honors Sy-Marieona Wil­liams was one of four mem­bers of the Brewton-Parker women’s basketball team to receive post-season honors from the Southern States Athletic Conference for their play during the 2020-21 sea­son. Williams earned second team all conference honors following a season where she averaged 10.8 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game. She also had 15 … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Bethesda Academy’s Antjuan McKay Commits To Shorter University

By Savannah Tribune | March 17, 2021

Antjuan McKay, senior quarterback and de­fensive back for the Bethes­da Academy Blazers, signed a letter of intent to attend Shorter University in Rome, Georgia. In recognizing McKay’s potential for suc­ceeding at the collegiate level, Shorter University has awarded him with a football scholarship to join their pro­gram next year. “Antjuan’s accom­plishments in the classroom and on the field represent the … Continue reading “Bethesda Academy’s Antjuan McKay Commits To Shorter University”

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By Savannah Tribune | March 10, 2021

Former SSU Basketball Player Killed In SC Former Savannah State basketball player Adam Saeed was shot and killed at approximately 8 p.m. on February 28, 2021at a residence on Stevic Court in Lady’s Island, South Carolina. According to a press release by the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office, when their deputies arrived at the scene, deputies located Saeed, who was already … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Lady Tigers Basketball Wrap Up

By Savannah Tribune | March 10, 2021

The Savannah State women’s basketball team ended their pandemic shorten 2021 season with a 76-71 home victory over Allen on February 28. The win gave the Lady Tigers a 5-2 record for the season with both losses coming from Benedict. SSU started the season with a 81-63 home loss to Benedict on Feb. 11. In that game, Benedict broke open … Continue reading “Lady Tigers Basketball Wrap Up”