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By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

Thomas Named Morehouse Associate AD Savannah native Dr. Phillip Thomas has been named the Associate Athletic Director for Internal Operations at Morehouse. The former student athlete on the Maroon Tiger football team in 1996 and 1997 will oversee the internal operations of the athletic department which include administration, game management and operations, budget review while also having sport supervision of … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Savannah Senior Strikers Golf Tournament To Benefit Greenbriar Children’s Center

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

The Savannah Senior Strikers are slated to host their Sixth Annual Devereaux Dixon Sr. and John C. Jackson Memorial Golf Tournament with golfers from around the United States on Sept. 20-22 at Henderson Golf Club, 1 Al Henderson Dr. in Savannah. Proceeds will benefit Greenbriar Children’s Center. The weekend starts at 9 a.m. Friday, September 20 for a practice round … Continue reading “Savannah Senior Strikers Golf Tournament To Benefit Greenbriar Children’s Center”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | September 04, 2019

SSU To Make Appearances On ESPN, FloSports Savannah State football fans who can’t make it to all the games this season will still be able to see the team in action.The Tigers will make at least six appearances on ESPN and FloSports. The October 5 road game at Charleston Southern will be live streamed on ESPN+ as part of the … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Naomi Osaka’s Defeated Teen Coco Gauff But Showed So Much Love

By Savannah Tribune | September 04, 2019

The excitement of 15-year-old prodigy Coco Gauff tennis rise to the top came to an end when she fell in straight sets, 6-3, 6-0, to No. 1 Naomi Osaka in the third round Saturday at the U.S. Open. After the match, Osaka and Coco met at the center of the court and gave each other a hug. Osaka wanted Coco … Continue reading “Naomi Osaka’s Defeated Teen Coco Gauff But Showed So Much Love”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | August 28, 2019

Gray Leaves SSU For Augusta Jalea Gray has left the Savannah State University women’s basketball team and has transferred to Augusta University. The 5-foot-11 Lawrenceville, Georgia native played two years at SSU and will have two years of eligibility remaining. During the 2018-19 season, Gray started 18 of the 23 games she played in and averaged six points and 4.4 … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Senior Football Classic Roster Released

By Savannah Tribune | August 28, 2019

The 116 NAIA Football seniors were selected for inaugural event. National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced the rosters for both east and west teams for the inaugural Senior Football Classic, set to be held on December 14 in Savannah, Ga. 116 seniors from around the country representing 42 schools were chosen to take to the gridiron to play in … Continue reading “Senior Football Classic Roster Released”

Rory McIlroy Tour Championship FedX Cup

By Savannah Tribune | August 28, 2019

If you are a golf fan, you have seen or heard about the performances at the Tour Championship FedX Cup played in Atlanta last weekend. Although paused for a brief weather delay, due to some lighting strikes on Saturday, the tournament continued with Rory McIlroy swinging away as the winner. The huge prize money that came along with this tournament … Continue reading “Rory McIlroy Tour Championship FedX Cup”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | August 21, 2019

SSU Budget Cuts Hit Athletics When Savannah State officials announced a second round of employee reduction in mid-May, athletic employees were included in the mix. The cutbacks came as the result of decreased state funding due to falling enrollment. Thirty university staff members were told in May that their jobs at SSU would end on July 15. Several members of … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

State Championship Rings Presented to Bethesda Track, Field Team

By Savannah Tribune | August 21, 2019

The Bethesda Blazers’ track and field team celebrated their state championship victory during a ring ceremony held at Bethesda Academy. Thirteen state championship rings were presented to the athletes on the 2018-2019 team which won the state honor in the South Carolina Independent School Association Class A/ AA competition at the end of last school year. Several private schools along … Continue reading “State Championship Rings Presented to Bethesda Track, Field Team”

Two Hundred Club Gears Up For Golf Tournament On Sept. 11, 2019

By Savannah Tribune | August 21, 2019

Dozens of teams will tee off Wednesday, Sept. 11 for the Two Hundred Club of the Coastal Empire’s annual Community Heroes Golf Tournament, which will be hosted by the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort and Spa. Countless community volunteers have committed to help ensure the success of the event, which serves as a fundraiser for the nonprofit club and a … Continue reading “Two Hundred Club Gears Up For Golf Tournament On Sept. 11, 2019”