Sports

Destini Williams Wins SIAC Volleyball Newcomer of the Week Award

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) named Savannah State’s Destini Williams Newcomer of the Week in a release on last Tuesday. Through the Lady Tigers’ two opening games, the freshman defensive specialist racked up 16 assists, 13 digs and 1 service ace. Following the two losses, SSU earned their first win of the season with a 3-1 victory over Brewton … Continue reading “Destini Williams Wins SIAC Volleyball Newcomer of the Week Award”

SSU 2019 Football Season Lineup

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

Savannah State’s Football season continues this Saturday September 28, 2019 as they take on Morehouse College in Atlanta at 2pm. The remainder of the schedule is as follows Oct. 5 – Charleston Southern University, Charleston SCOct. 12 – Alcorn State University, Lorman MSOct. 19 – Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta GAOct. 26 -Albany State University (Homecoming) SavannahGANov. 2- Fort Valley State … Continue reading “SSU 2019 Football Season Lineup”

Sports With Walter Monroe

By Savannah Tribune | September 25, 2019

Savannah State Wins Augusta Classic The Savannah State football team started the SIAC portion of their schedule on September 21 with a 21-14 win over Benedict in the 27th Annual Augusta Classic. The 4,287 fans at Lucy Laney Stadium saw SSU win their second game in a row as they improved to 2-1 overall and 1-0 in the SIAC. Freshman … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Monroe”

SSU 2019 Football Season Lineup

By Savannah Tribune | September 25, 2019

Savannah State’s Football season continues this Saturday September 28, 2019 as they take on Morehouse College in Atlanta at 2pm. The remainder of the schedule is as follows Oct. 5 – Charleston Southern University, Charleston SCOct. 12 – Alcorn State University, Lorman MSOct. 19 – Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta GAOct. 26 -Albany State University (Homecoming) SavannahGANov. 2- Fort Valley State … Continue reading “SSU 2019 Football Season Lineup”

SportsWith WalterMoore

By Savannah Tribune | September 18, 2019

The Savannah State University Athletics Department recently received a $3,000 donation from the FLH 300 Club. “It’s great to get support from our alumni groups,” said SSU Athletics Director Opio Mashariki. “It helps our athletics department tremendously and it adds to the student-athletes successful experience while at Savannah State,” he went on to add. Established in 2015, the majority of … Continue reading “SportsWith WalterMoore”

Savannah State Volleyball Opens 2019 Season

By Savannah Tribune | September 18, 2019

Savannah State Volleyball opened the 2019 season against the College of Coastal Georgia yesterday evening. There was a moment of silence ahead of the match honoring Karissa Tatum. Coach Roselidah Obunaga, staff and players did not respond to questions about the incident surrounding Karissa’s passing out of respect for the family members still in mourning. The Savannah State Volleyball team … Continue reading “Savannah State Volleyball Opens 2019 Season”

Sports With Walter Moore

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”