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By Savannah Tribune | January 19, 2022

Smith Leaves Marshall For West Georgia Former Marshall University defensive back and Savannah native Jeremy Smith entered his name in the NCAA transfer portal in late December. Last week, Smith announced he was committed to play at West Georgia. After a outstanding prep career at Jenkins High School, Smith enrolled at Marshall in January 2019. During his senior season at … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Savannah State Safety Marvin Grunshie Selected For HBCU Legacy Bowl

By Savannah Tribune | January 19, 2022

Savannah State safety Marvin Grunshie has been selected for the 2022 HBCU Legacy Bowl, the organization announced last week. The 2022 HBCU Legacy Bowl, presented by the Black College Football Hall of Fame, is a postseason all-star game showcasing the best NFL draft-eligible football players from Historically Black Colleges and Universities. It will be broadcast live on the NFL Network. … Continue reading “Savannah State Safety Marvin Grunshie Selected For HBCU Legacy Bowl”

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By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

Villagrana Joins Hokies Staff Another former Savannah State football coach has joined the Virginia Tech football staff. In late December Virginia Tech head football coach Brent Pry announced the hiring of Michael Villagrana as the Hokies senior director of player personnel. Villagrana comes to Tech from Marshall where he was the Thundering Herd general manager and prior to that he … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

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By Savannah Tribune | January 05, 2022

Scott Makes All- MVFC Team Former Jenkins High football standout Tyrone Scott was one of 12 Missouri State football players to be named to the Missouri Valley Football Conference fall conference team or their outstanding efforts during the Bears’ memorable 2021 season. A transfer from Central Michigan, Scott earned first team honors. The red-shirt sophomore set a school-record for season … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Delta Adds Three Nonstop Flights to Indy for CFP Championship

By Savannah Tribune | January 05, 2022

The Indianapolis International Airport (IND) announced today that Delta Air Lines has added onetime service with nonstop flights from Birmingham (BHM), Huntsville (HSV) and Savannah (SAV) specifically for the College Football National Playoff Championship to be held in Indy next week. The University of Alabama and the University of Georgia will square off in the playoff championship game, delivering a … Continue reading “Delta Adds Three Nonstop Flights to Indy for CFP Championship”

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By Savannah Tribune | December 29, 2021

SSU Athletes Enter Transfer Portal Several Savannah State football players have entered their names in the NCAA Transfer Portal. Among those who have entered is running back D’Angelo Durham. According to his twitter account, the Augusta native will enter the portal as a graduate transfer. “Thank you to the coaching staff at Savannah State University for giving me the opportunity … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

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By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

Brown and Blackshear Enter Transfer Portal Savannah natives Sam Brown and Travis Blackshear have entered their names in the college football transfer portal, according to their social media posts. Brown attended New Hampstead High and signed a scholarship with West Virginia while Blackshear attended Benedictine and received a scholarship to Furman. In a twitter post, Brown thanked the Mountaineer coaching … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Carter Earns Track Honors

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

Eastern Kentucky University’s Samuel Carter earned ASUN Male Field Athlete of the Week following his performances at the Cardinal Classic in Louisville on December 11, 2021. Carter finished fourth in the triple jump in Louisville, recording a leap of 13.95m. That currently ranks No. 4 in the ASUN. The senior from Savannah, Georgia also recorded a personal-best time of 6.97 … Continue reading “Carter Earns Track Honors”

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By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

Quinn Hired At Virginia Tech Virginia Tech head football coach Brent Pry has announced that former Savannah State head coach Shawn Quinn has joined his coaching staff. Pry and Quinn previously collaborated at Georgia Southern in 2010 when Pry served as defensive coordinator and Quinn worked as the linebackers coach. They also worked together at Louisiana-Lafayette from 2002-06. Quinn has … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Savannah Silver Cheetah Interest Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

Attention all athletes interested in joining the Savannah-Chatham Silver Cheetahs Track & Field team this Spring! We will be holding our pre-season interest meeting on Tuesday, December 21st at 2 pm at the Lake Mayer Conference Center, 1850 E. Montgomery Cross Rd. All returning and new athletes are expected to attend with their parents. Athletes from age 4 to 18 … Continue reading “Savannah Silver Cheetah Interest Meeting”