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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”

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By Savannah Tribune | June 23, 2021

Former SSU Coaches On The Move A pair of former Savannah State University football coaches have new jobs for the 2021 football season. Saeed Khalif has been hired as the new director of player personnel at Michigan State University while Lyle Leong Jr. is the new head football coach and athletic director at Levelland High School in Texas. Khalif spent … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

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By Savannah Tribune | June 16, 2021

On June 7, 2021, Stetson University Director of Athletics Jeff Altier and Deputy Director of Athletics Alicia Queally announced the appointment of Brian Young as Stetson University’s 10th head football coach. Young is a native of Savannah, Georgia and a product of Groves High School. Young, 49, will return to the Stetson program which he helped return to the field … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

MEAC Celebrates 50 Years With All-Time Teams

By Savannah Tribune | June 16, 2021

The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) is celebrating 50 years of intercollegiate competition during the 2020-21 academic school year. Savannah State Athletics was a member of the MEAC from 2010 to 2019 and during that time won several regular season titles as well as MEAC Championships in a number of sports. During the 50th year celebration, the MEAC is putting together … Continue reading “MEAC Celebrates 50 Years With All-Time Teams”

Savannah State Women’s Volleyball Release 2021 Schedule

By Savannah Tribune | June 16, 2021

Savannah State women’s volleyball will return to business as usual this September. The Lady Tigers have put together a full 21- game schedule for this fall following an unprecedented 2020-21 season. The Lady Tigers will open their 2021 season on Sept. 9 in Tiger Arena against NAIA opponent Brewton Parker. They will play two more NAIA teams—Life University and College … Continue reading “Savannah State Women’s Volleyball Release 2021 Schedule”

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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”

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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”

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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”